An homage to Canada's fur-trading history, Antilocarpa carpet from Stark creates a dramatic stair runner. "It's a great pattern, contemporary but still classic," says Kedigian. Trim painted in glossy Benjamin Moore Black plays up the home's architectural details. Reproductions of artworks by Géricault are featured throughout.
Stylish Staircase Here the crisp white newel post and balustrade, dark wood treads, and a tapestry-look runner combine to make an elegant focal point. The straight geometry of the stairs is echoed in the square paneling on the nearby wall. Repeating patterns adds unity to a room's design