An Ansel Adams photograph hangs above the living room fireplace; a Takashi Nakazato ceramic vessel on the hearth holds an ikebana sculpture (branches and an old wasp’s nest) created by Sofield, who also designed the floor lamp at left for Baker Furniture; the rug is from Beauvais Carpets.
31 Living Room Ideas from the Homes of Top Designers
Get on the Scale Unless youre trying to make a statement with a dramatic, overstuffed couch in the room, your small space will probably feel better with moderately sized or even slightly smaller furnishings. Its all about scale. The apartments that actually look bigger with the furniture in them are those where the furnishings fit the space and yourself.