Expand your definition of what constitutes "art." A vintage scarf beautifully framed, makes a great focal point and is a wonderful way to incorporate a meaningful heritage item into an Heirloom design scheme.
The print on the wall with a too-cute vintage VW van reminded the homeowners of a trip they took to Hawaii. Colorful stars and stripes for the bedding are cheery and whimsical. Paint color: Sherwin Williams Aloof Gray; Oeuf crib.
Turn floor clutter into wall art with this vintage-style storage system from Restoration Hardware’s RH baby & child. Keep books, homework, pens and pencils off the floor and in this industrial wall-mounted storage solution.
If you have a collection of treasured pieces and vintage furniture, an excellent way to help showcase the pieces' texture and charm is to pair them against bright white walls. Since the original mid-century modern ceilings of the space are meant to be the room's main focal point, the pure white walls help enhance this feature rather than detract from it.
This living room features a wall of curated art included antique photographs, vintage gold frames and prints. The club chairs, blue wingback chair and steamer trunk add to the eclectic yet curated style.
Blue and white check carpet, paisley bedding and a red, white and blue color palette showcase an Americana theme. This bedroom from the HGTV Dream Home 2012 features a dark wood four-poster bed and a vintage-style American flag art piece above the bed. Chrome chandeliers add a touch of glamor to the room and highlight the vaulted ceiling.
An over-scaled stencil by Royal Designs in gold paint adds warmth and a touch of Art Deco glamour to the entryway. A black vintage curio cabinet creates an anchor point at the bottom of the stairs and can be used to showcase items as visitors enter the house.