Designer-Approved Tips That Make Decorating an Open Floor Plan a Little Less Daunting
Vast living spaces that connect kitchens with living rooms are more prevalent than ever — but that doesn't mean they are easy to decorate. Just ask the experts! "While the ability to live in a larger space with multiple functions is so popular, designing these types of rooms in a seamless, thoughtful, and cohesive way can prove trickier than it appears," says Dallas-based designer Jean Liu of Jean Liu Design. Memphis designer Sean Anderson agrees: "Open spaces can pose a multitude of design challenges, but it doesn't have to be intimidating."
If, like many, you feel that fewer walls equal more confusion about what goes where, read on. We've asked 10 Southern designers to share professional advice and lessons for success.