No. 1 Pull Out a Bold Accent Color
With the multihued curtain fabric as her jumping-off point, Ashley splashed an amped-up version of pink in three places in
the living room—the footstool, the contrasting pillow welt, and the slipper-chair trim. "We wanted the home to feel bright
and colorful like Florida but not like a vacation home," says Ashley. She pulled off the cozy yet elegant vibe by grounding
the sun-and-surf palette with serious touches, such as the antique demilune tables.
Small Change, Big Difference Create a focal point with an oversize lantern. This can also lend a more intimate feel to rooms with lofty ceilings.
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Wall paint: Pale Powder; farrow-ball.com. Drapery fabric: Celeste Robin's Egg by Raoul Textiles, available through DCOTA; 954/921-7575.