Steal these Tips from the Pros to Create a Contemporary Room

  1. It’s all about casual living and comfort. All tones of distressed wood and white-washed painted pieces are really hot.
    Keep it simple and eliminate clutter. That’s why so much of the furniture today has storage options.
    Linda Shapiro, visual manager,
    Levin Furniture Company

  2. When conceptualizing a contemporary room, its nices to have a starting point, such as a fabulous painting, that can inspire the color palette for the space.
    Evelyn Wedner and Jim Checkeye,
    Evelyn James Interiors

  3. I like to mix woods and metal together in accent pieces. Even add a traditional piece in a contemporary space for a more eclectic look.
    Patty Frankhouser, interior designer,

  4. Use wood in warm colors and textured fabrics to take the edge off contemporary designs.
    Selma Sherman
    Selma B. Sherman / Interiors

Art Deco breakfast room overlooks pool and tennis court.

Layered acrylic sculpture by Michael George.

View of two-story entrance hall and Gvorg bronze sculpture.