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Designer's Notes Adding grass cloth wallpaper in the same tone as the wall color is a modern way to add interest to a long blank space. The artwork adds a punch of color and shine with its metal frame and silver-leaf background

The large living room windows add much-needed light to the living room's otherwise dark decor.

The goal in designing this sleek apartment was a simple concept with contemporary details. Black leather furniture, deep gray walls and a transitional dining area off to the right create the perfect modern space with a view of the city.

A contemporary lavender living room with white Barcelona chairs and striped window treatments add interest to the space.

Accent Wall Adds Dimension in Chic Contemporary Bedroom : Designers' Portfolio : HGTV - Home & Garden Television

An antler or driftwood table would be a nice conversation piece... especially if you gathered the natural elements yourself.

Animal Print Rug is a neutral in a room surprisingly. Wood Base coffee table along with the rug are wonderful textures here and pop the room.

Colors for family room Our Favorite Color-Infused Living Rooms : Rooms : Home & Garden Television

Rug looks lite gray - perfect for pulling everything together.

Guest Blogger: Sam from The Peak of Tres Chic

Formal bleu-beige living room

Erica Brand posted Vintage cream and light blue living room with chandelier to her -For the home- postboard via the Juxtapost bookmarklet.

Tucked in a corner of the same room, this seating area is “the spot where people gather at the end of the night to have one more drink than they should,” says Murphy. The L-shaped sofa is another custom piece by the designer and is upholstered in a Verel de Belval velvet. The painting at right is by Damien Loeb.

A Historic NYC Apartment Gets a Glamorous Update from Designer Christina Murphy

Updated by one of my favorite designers, Christina Murphy it's full of beautiful art and inspiring ways to use texture and pattern.