Living Room Decor Modern
A hardy, rugged look was achieved in boy’s room (below left) by the choice of a wallpaper that most successfully fakes the grain of outdoor shingles. Wicker hampers painted black, and placed at the foot of each bed, stores additional linens. Plywood shelf is made into a spacious desk. Both rooms on opposite page were designed by Edith Topal, N.S.I.D.
There is a wide choice of enchanting furnishings and accessories designed especially for children. Some examples are in photograph at right. The seven-drawer chest from Kemp Furniture Co., can marshal all of baby’s diapers, nighties and talcum powder into one convenient place. The toys, laundry bag and decorated hampers become colorful accessories in the pre-school room.
This intriguing color scheme and an unexpected combination of furniture styles, results in bedroom with gay, lighthearted atmosphere.
A clever space-sav-ing idea is the use of contemporary table as a nightstand-desk.
Old Victorian bed, painted white, makes delightful base for tailored spread in bold and bright modern print. By Chem-strand.
Colorful den-family room also triples as a guest room whenever needed. Small area is visually expanded by design of built-in chests and daybed. Bookshelf unit divides room into sitting-sleeping and study areas.