Some people have a clear view of how they want their homes to look. Others need to be inspired. If you know that you want something glamorous.
But you’re not sure how to go about it or what route to take, head over to Pinterest for some easy inspiration. Whether you want subtle glamour or something totally over-the-top, you’re sure to find something to inspire your inner decorating diva. Achieve a glamorous look using a single tone.
Glamorous rooms don’t have to be dramatic. As this simply decorated room demonstrates, glamour can be achieved using a single tone with a few luxurious details. Floor length drapes, button tufting, reflective surfaces, and a touch of gold, combine to create subtle glamour and an atmosphere of elegance.
Sometimes you have to just go for it. This room girly glam living room is jam-packed with luxurious details including gilt finishes, button tufting, curved silhouettes, and dramatic fabrics. No one would ever accuse this room of being subtle.
The detailed plaster walls in this living room are nothing short of exquisite. This room could be left empty and still be oozing glamour. In a room like this, with ample architectural details, the key is to keep the furnishing simple and let the walls do all the talking.
Sometimes it pays to take a ‘less is more’ approach to glamour. In this case, it comes from the exquisite detail in the fireplace mantel, and the high ceilings (emphasized through the long, luxurious drapes). The fur throw draped across the sofa adds the perfect touch.
Who says glamorous must be equated with femininity? Filling a room with rich-looking antiques is a sure-fire way to add glamour – masculine glamour. This bachelor pad exudes wealth and luxury through its use of Louis VI furniture, its mix of antique art and accessories, and plenty of luxe fabrics.
Small Space Glamour
The best way to create glamour in a small space is to use a giant gilt mirror. Gilt mirrors are inherently glamorous, and in a small space, they help reflect light, making the room feel bigger. There’s also a great mix of styles in this room which adds to the glamorous vibe.
Who says a living room can’t be jam packed with color and pattern and still be glamorous? Certainly not the decorator of this room. What makes this room feel glamorous in the midst of all that’s going on is the gold faux bamboo table and the delicate details on the wood and cane settee.
A glamorous living room can be created using just one color – and a neutral color at that. The key is to create a luxurious white room is to use the right finishes. In this case, reflective surfaces including mirror, glass, and silver metallics reflect light, creating a sense of space and luxury.
For those who love girly glam, this living room is sure to inspire. Pink walls, dupioni silk, nailhead trim, gilt finishes, plaster wall details…is there anything about this room that doesn’t make you feel like a 50s era movie star?