Decorating With Red
Red is considered a daring color to use in interior design. Now may be the time to be bold and take the leap into the world of red. The latest issue of Elle Décor proclaims red is heating up the season. Whether you decide to go all out and cover the walls in deep dark red, add some red upholstered furniture to an all white room or simply accessorize with splashes of red, it seems you’ll be right in style with your foray into the world of red.
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Love leather? Think about taking red to a Brooklyn Italian Leather Collection piece. You’ll find red leather upholstery available on the sofa, loveseat, chair and ottoman. This collection is described as “classic, urban and retro” all rolled up in one comfortable design. Choose just one piece for a great addition to your home office. If you love matching sets of furniture, select as many pieces as your modern or retro room can accommodate.
Going for Mid-Century modern style? Designed by Eero Saarinen in 1948, the Womb Chair is still popular today and as stylish now as it was then. Created as the ultra comfortable chair, the Womb takes red to a new level.
Thinking about red as the center of attention in a light fixture? Look no further. The Kartell FLY Suspension Lamp designed by Ferruccio Laviani is an example of a beautifully simple red pendant light. To add a brilliant pop, suspend one over a round breakfast table.
Just need a touch of red? These Glossy Red Bamboo Spheres from Pier 1 could be just what you’re looking for. Perfect for filling a large flat bowl or large clear cylindrical vase.