Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The Power of Paint

Painted floors, doors, dressers and chairs.  One of the easiest ways to add interest to a cookie cutter space is to add color.  The glossy gray walls in this Miles Redd designed apartment are the perfect backdrop for the bold doors, fabrics and furniture.  It's a little 90s, a little Lichtenstein, and a whole lotta fun.  I must admit, I thought using bold, primary colors was a thing of the past (think house from Problem Child) but when mixed with traditional pieces like Louis XVI-style chairs, Wedgwood Jasperware,  and Oscar de la Renta jewel toned ikats it feels very comic-book chic.

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