For the entrance hall of a Pennsylvania farmhouse, designer Jeffrey Bilhuber chose a regal blue, based on a color he had seen at Mount Vernon. A 1920s settee is covered in Le Gracieux's Kirachi. - HouseBeautiful.com
Inside Suzanne Kaslers Stunningly Serene Atlanta Home -- silver baroque brocade headboard, chair, curtains and matching bed skirt with a mirrored bedside table and classic white linens. What a chic guest room. For more sophisticated traditional interior design ideas, see the full home tour on our Style Guide!
Monochromatic. Pattern can be used in even the palest, beigest room, if it’s used subtly. This elegant sofa is upholstered in a bold tone-on-tone damask pattern. Because damask uses the soft highlights of the weft and warp, it’s a wonderful choice that doesn’t shout too loudly.