Make the Most of Your Entryway
A dark rug is an excellent idea for a high-traffic area. The old church pew has been painted white and looks beautiful against the geometric print. The antique detail on the pew ties in nicely with the crown molding and trim. This is a great example of how blending traditional furniture with a modern print works well to keep an entryway from feeling too formal.
Elegant Sitting Room With Round Tufted Settee
A dusty amethyst silk velvet hand carved circular settee, a cascading bronze patina mica chandelier, a custom Venetian plaster ceiling design and handcrafted mother of pearl tile wallcovering welcome each visitor into the curved foyer of a Minneapolis penthouse Suite and sets the tone for the exquisiteness found in the rest of this luxurious residence
Decorating with Color: Cozy Color Schemes
Mustard Yellow + Pearl White Since it is usually the place where guests enter your home, a foyer or entryway is the perfect place to play up a cozy color scheme that says “welcome.”cheery wallpaper set a friendly tone. An upholstered bench in mustard yellow and a blue accent pillow match the wallpaper’s pattern.
Something about this really appeal to me. I think it's the feiminity of it - the curving figures in the wall paper, crystal chandelier and feminine bench. everything is topped with black though - chandelier and bannister - it keeps it from floating away on a cloud of femininine powder puff I think