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Warm and Welcoming Living Room and Dining Room Design

Posted on September 8, 2016 by KylieMawdsley

This open layout living room and dining room had beautiful oak floors and a great layout – all it needed was an aesthetic makeover with some furniture and paint colours!  Using Benjamin Moore’s Jamesboro Gold and Northampton Putty, we added a relaxing warm glow to the space.

Before, you can see how the golden oak flooring looked date with the yellow toned wood furniture and walls…

a low energy room with not much natural light - before photo

After, it’s still warm and earth-toned, but much more updated!

Benjamin Moore Jamesboro Gold and NOrthampton Putty living room, warm earth toned palette in living and dining room open layout. oak flooring. Kylie M INteriors

The glorious cream shag rug and beautiful stone fireplace surround add texture without pattern and the mantle – painted Benjamin Moore Willow , sets a solid focal pointwhether you’re living or dining!

Living room before with fireplace

Benjamin Moore NOrthampton Putty, stacked stone slate fireplace surround, cream shag, warm transitional style living room. Kylie M interiors

Warm earth toned living room with slate stone fireplace surround. Benjamin Moore Northampton PUtty, leather sofa and chair. Kylie M Interiors

Also, you’ll see a LOVELY maple table in the dining room – this is the original maple table that they had.  We swapped out the chairs with more modern leather parsons chairs and the homeowners refinished the table with guidance from yours truly!  They did an amazing job and were smart to put a glass top on it to protect it.  To view the maple table project please click here…”How to Update a Maple Table”

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  1. Hi, Kylie: Once again you’ve done a great job. The fireplace flanked by the windows is much like our living room. Your treatment of the fireplace has give me a great idea!

  2. Well said Janet! Looks similar to our townhouse and I have been having trouble with the fireplace and all builders beige walls. Thanks Kylie for all your inspiration.

  3. Hi, i think i may have been too ambitious…. painted my dining room walls red and have no idea what my next step should be…
    Please help.

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