When setting up porch furniture, arrange seating with conversation in mind. Pairs, trios and quartets invite gatherings whereas single pieces randomly arranged aren't as conducive to those memorable rocking chair chats.
The stone patio features an outdoor sofa and pair of chairs, as well as a custom pergola over a circular seating arrangement. A fire pit warms this area, making the space usable during three seasons during the year.
Designer Phillip Silver selected a quartz chandelier from Portugal, mirrored table top and antique commodes to add appeal to this fashion-inspired living room at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015. The furniture is arranged in multiple seating areas to encourage intimate conversations in a room ready for a glamorous party.
An elegant floral rug ties the multiple seating arrangements together, creating a cohesive, traditional space that perfect for entertaining and relaxing. Rich jade green walls add sophisticated depth to the room.
Cobalt-blue accents add vibrant pops of color to this sophisticated living room wrapped in honey-hued wood paneling. A large sectional and two chairs keep the seating arrangement simple. Architecture by Jasmit Rangr.