I must say that I do have a soft spot for classic decoration and design. Needless to say that I am drawn to it and I find it a peaceful style to live with if not too formally executed.
If you too have a bit of a love affair you may find this useful. Use this combination of colours and finishing styles to create something similar of your own.
THE BASICS OF THE TRADITIONAL STYLE
Black, grey, taupe, navy, white, soft blues, creams
Timber, gold, black, nickel, white
Plump, comfortable or studded armchairs and sofas.
Built-in cabinetry for maximum display and storage
Display cabinets with glass doors for display
Velvet, linen, heavy cotton, embroidered
Patterned, floral, plains
Heavy duty, good quality
Gold and silver frames
Timber, crystal, natural leather boxes and trays
Patterned china plates, vases, bowls
Unsure what style of decorating suits you and your personality. Why not take my FREE QUIZ here and find out! Quick, simple and heaps of fun.
Until next time,
Love your home and those within it,