Thursday, January 24, 2013

Inspiring Interiors: A Melange of Old and New

My dream Paris apartment might just be this - the decorative elements of old grandeur - parquet floors and gilded crown molding mingling with modern and approachable furniture.  Typically I like to steer clear of pieces with rounded lines, however, I think that here, it really balances out the room.  What do you prefer old grandeur or fresh and modern?  





*All images from Elle Decor

21 comments:

  1. Fantastic apartment and decor! Kisses! xo

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  2. Yes! the perfect apartment. I love the mix of old and new as well.....with those bones you really cant go wrong in terms of furniture....the kitchen!! YUM!

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  3. I'm pretty sure ANY Paris apartment is my dream apartment, but this one is especially gorgeous!

    Alyssa
    The Glossy Life

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  4. I LOVE interiors that have a mix of contemporary and traditional. If balanced well, it can be so gorgeous!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  5. Love the idea of this. It's funny how well it fits! xoxo

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  6. beautiful...
    wouldn'r mind living in such a place :D

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  7. Oh my goodness...amazing photos. I want to live there! xo, Julie
    www.fromproseccotoplaid.com

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  8. That first picture is a new classic favorite of mine... wow! It really is just gorgeous! The high ceilings and the parquet floors and the rounded couch... everything comes together perfectly!

    xx
    Holly Foxen Wells
    GlamourMash

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  9. O wow. LOVE this. So regal and sophisticated.

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  10. Gorgeous interiors - I love the huge windows and mix of design elements! I would love to live here!

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