It's true that a pale colour palette can make a small space appear larger, but a dark colour scheme can add drama. The key to picking colours for a small living room is to keep it simple: choose two or three hues and carry them through the scheme. More
I have always adored this room. -Designed by Barbara Westrbook and Kim Winkler, this dining room features the client's mismatched French Régence-style chairs which were stripped, stained, and covered in dark-toned linen to harmonize with the walls and trim.