Transitional: Pick up secondary tones in a patterned rug, as we did here with Toffee Check and Latte Velvet, to use in accents around the room. Layer in more patterns to make things interesting. 1.) Tahira Rug (Ivory) 2.) Toffee Check 3.) Latte Velvet 4.) Ashford Paisley 5.) Cheetah
A big list of design mistakes we have made so you can avoid them (from why we wouldn't buy another Pottery Barn sofa or another boob light to a few we still wrestle with from time to time - like #4 and #5).