If you want the dark walls for the cozy feel but want to keep the room from looking too dreary. Along with other tricks i.e. mirrors, light colour floors, curtains upholstery etc. hang large framed artwork with over sized white matting.
McAlpine Tankersley Architecture Brown Cottage » I LOVE these architects based out of Alabama. I've also had a fascination with stairways since I was a child. These are mod and perfect for a lake house. Could be painted any color to suit.
We’ve all seen them: Beautiful tables filled with gorgeous things. But not just any ordinary table with items up top. I'm talking about tablescapes that are so full of personal treasures that they take up every single inch of the tabletop's real estate.