Designer Julia Buckingham Edelman says a curated look extends from accessories to furniture. "Instead of the idea that all interior spaces have to match, my clients are allowing me a more creative and unique approach to their interiors," she says. We are taking more risks in mixing and matching style and design genres." Here, a white-and-silver palette unifies new and old items.
The style in this lovely living room is comfortable and elegant. Built-in shelving covers the need for both storage and display space. Blue and purple accents bring depth to the mostly white color scheme.
The homeowners use their formal living room to entertain guests, so the designers used the fireplace as a focal point. The light palette lets the metallic globes by artist Jeff Zimmerman shine and large plants add a welcome natural vibrancy to the space.
Ample leather seating and a plush, oversized rug create a comfortable space to relax in this sleek, contemporary home. A pair of low, polished stone tables are both functional and versatile. Textured silver wallpaper and a black ceiling-mounted fixture add to the elegant feel.
A gorgeous white living room is accented by a lovely grouping of silver vases and containers on the glass coffee table. Bold patterns of black and white grace the roman shades and throw pillows make the overall theme classic yet memorable.
This contemporary white living room is full of glamorous accents, with neutral upholstered armchairs, silver gray area rug, built in book shelves with silver wallpaper, vintage inspired glass and metal coffee table, silver starburst pendant, and colorful modern art.
Brightly colored pillows and a rug give a vibrant splash of color to the living room, where silver and gray are the backdrop neutrals. The soft curved shapes of both the sectional and ottoman are family-friendly yet totally sophisticated choices.
In the open concept living area, a wood-paneled canopy carves out an intimate nook for the dining room adjacent to the living room. Visual interest in the neutral space comes from textures: a metallic floor lamp, wood accent walls, concrete floors.
Elegant and festive, this dining room is ready for the holidays with a chandelier decorated with greenery, two mini trees on the buffet, as well as wintry white and silver accents and a reindeer friend.
This contemporary living room is accented with a splash of orange wall color and throw pillows. The custom wall treatment above the fireplace is metallic paint on board. Original works of art by local Portland artists are displayed throughout the condo. The custom wall treatment above the fireplace is metallic paint on board.
An eye-catching wallpapered wall becomes the living room's centerpiece and sets the stage for pops of red throughout the space. Surrounding neutral walls and furniture provide the perfect balance against the colorful accents.
For the homeowners of this residence, the designers strived to meld the husband's love of the outdoors with the wife's glam tendencies. The result: cool nature-inspired murals, metallic accents and luxurious textures.