home tour, interior design, neutrals

Home Tour :: Modern Neutrals In A Paris Apartment

I mentioned earlier this week that I'm on a bit of a neutrals kick - but not my usual black and white fare. Instead, I'm being drawn to layers of cream, putty, and mushroom. Which are all just really nicer ways of saying beige...

Émilie Bonaventure living room

But, if anyone can make beige un-boring, its certainly the French - non? Which is why I'm perfectly in love with this Parisian apartment where the antique details are meshed with mid-century modern furnishings in the best possible way...

Émilie Bonaventure dining room

Émilie Bonaventure details1

When spaces have this much character, you don't need to add much in the way of ornate accessories. Instead, the rooms are filled with visual texture and simple lines... just the way I like it.

Émilie Bonaventure bedroom

Émilie Bonaventure hall detail

Here's how I'd do it in my own apartment...

coco kelley get the look french mid-century

If your walls aren't filled with beautiful mouldings and gilded trim, create them yourself! Or, add more architectural pieces to this mid-century mix.

1. gilded mirror // 2. hicks hexagon wallpaper // 3. cream chair // 4. white objets // 5. floor lamp // 6. pink coffee table // 7. throw pillow // 8. hobnail vase // 9. leather chair  // 10. side table // 11. flokati rug

images // the french apartment of émilie bonaventure via côté maison