Home design ideas: How to decorate with peach colors, without looking saccharine

Designer Jocelyn Chiappone’s clients have contrasting preferences, so she well balanced that in this eating place structure. “The standard piece is the table, while the chairs have modern day attraction,” she says.Greg Premru

In this South End eating space for a younger loved ones of 4, Jocelyn Chiappone married the couple’s disparate tastes — she favors conventional and he leans present day — by channeling Art Deco model. “The classic piece is the desk, whilst the chairs have present day appeal,” states Chiappone, principal of Digs Structure Organization. From there, she layered in circa-1920 facts, such as the radial patterning of the console, the arcs of the rug, and glamorous hits of brass. The coloration scheme, which pairs gentle pastels with stark darks, accentuates the effect.

1 A Patterson Flynn carpet in product, grey, camel, and blush was the beginning level. “The fashionable scallop pattern is playful so we stored the rest peaceful and sophisticated,” the designer says.

2 Two diverse chair models enliven the ensemble, as do the upholstery pairings. “The angles of the silhouettes are heightened by the contrasting fabrics,” Chiappone says.

3 The table’s gentle grey, antiqued complete keeps it from sensation significant whilst the particulars — clipped corners and vertical beading — greatly enhance Chiappone’s multilayered approach. “It has some patina, which was purposeful considering the fact that this is the place the spouse and children eats every working day,” she says.

4 The pale environmentally friendly Hwang Bishop ceramic lamps ended up handcrafted in Warren, Rhode Island. “The matching china was serendipity,” she claims. “We uncovered it just after the fact.”

5 A Phillip Jeffries grass-fabric wallcovering with metallic threads brightens the space. “The space is on the ground level so there is not a great deal of mild,” Chiappone suggests. “This is really reflective.”

6 The brass and acrylic chandelier has basic strains but loads of flair. “It appears terrific with pieces in the entry, way too,” she claims. “I think of lighting as a cohesive connection throughout the property.”


Marni Elyse Katz is a normal contributor to the Globe Magazine. Ship feedback to [email protected]