Contemporary and modern design elements come together beautifully in cozy living room. The checkered swivel chair, tufted ottoman and shag rug make for a nice place to kick back and relax. A glittering gold table lamp and gold log-shaped side table lend a shiny dose of style. Fun geometric wall art, fresh flowers and succulent plants add the finishing touches.
An elegant dining room table forms the centerpiece of this lively green dining room. Bright, patterned draperies on iron medallions contrasted with an enameled walnut credenza and gilded buffet lamps celebrate a creative style.
Imagine yourself sitting back in this white-leather tufted armchair. Take your feet off the soft shag rug and put them up on the cushy ottoman. Now enjoy the tree-lined view out of the expansive wall of windows. When the sun sets, switch on the gold-gilded floor lamp and relax some more.
In this Neoclassic-styled entryway, richly-carved details and gold leaf accents highlight the sideboard and gilded mirror. A pair of buffet lamps and a custom floral arrangement project a flair of timeless elegance.
Gilded accents lift up a modern living room and counterbalance the weight of the dark wood walls and floors. The paneled space features a walnut wood credenza with hand-blown glass crystal disks and a steel frame and hardware. Geometric gold sconces, globe-shaped table lamps and a watercolor framed in a repurposed antique gilded frame complete the vignette.
A wicker bar cart and striped armchair evoke cottage design in this neutral guest bedroom, complete with gilded mirror and stained glass lamp. A dresser painted in creamy white lightens the dark taupe walls.
A mirrored desk teams up with a scroll-back chair and gilded mirror in this colorful and eclectic guest room. A painted caned pendant lamp hangs above the vignette. The room reflected in the mirror features an array of Asian accents.
The distressed wooden side table fits perfectly with the antique decor of this traditional room. Matching table lamps add contrast to the neutral room and blend well with the large gilded mirror. A large iron chandelier is reflected in the mirror view.
The bed in the guest bedroom features a custom, 1940's French-inspired bed frame that is upholstered in luxurious mohair. The look is complemented by the mid-century gilded polka dot lamps, the silk area rug and the relaxed Roman shades with the patterned panel on the inside.
A spiky gilded mirror makes for a cool focal point above the royal blue entryway table. An Ikat-printed ottoman tucks underneath, adding pattern to the space, but also adding extra seating for the room. A matching set of contemporary table lamps flank the mirror and define the space.
With hand-painted, tree-covered wallpaper, this traditional parlor becomes an enchanting space for entertaining guests and sharing intellectual conversations. A plush white sofa and gilded, 18th century chairs offer plenty of spaces to sit, while a crystal chandelier, lamps and candelabras provide radiant light for any occasion.
Homeowners wanted to keep the feeling of the historic home, but also wanted to add a modern style, so designers took a traditional, custom, French curve inspired bed and made it more modern by upholstering it with mohair. They paired it with unique, traditional nightstands and gilded polka dot, midcentury table lamps to modernize the traditional pieces.
With antique French and English touches, traditional design is a picture of elegance in a room nicknamed “The Classic Corner” by designer Patricia McLean for a Home for the Holidays house in Atlanta. A French gilt mirror is surrounded by antique botanical prints by Abraham Munting and Dutch landscapes with gilt rope frames. The French gilded candlesticks were wired as table lamps to give height to the cream-painted chest.