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French windows and mantle. Urban Grace Interiors. Open living room design with soft butter yellow walls paint color, wall of glossy black French doors & transom windows, stone fireplace with herringbone firebox. tan curvy sofas with nailhead trim, square brickmaker's cocktail table, coral & gray wool rug, glass lamps and green garden stools.
The homeowner re-covered her grandmother's sofa in white cotton duck for a fresh, modern look. French doors open to the front and back porches, where the antique brick pavers extend for visual continuity. A column of botanicals draws the eye up--a trick pilfered from Atlanta showhouses by Dan Carithers. Venetian plaster dramatizes the fireplace. The sisal rug is forgiving for a family of four boys and a dog.