The key is to create a focal point. This is the area where your
main seating area will go, and is generally a fireplace of sorts. It is
traditional to place seating around a fireplace and this creates a warm and
inviting area whatever the size of the room. A living room without a focal
point, lacks any warmth and feels wrong.
The Fairways London project was a whole house design from the ground up, but the main reception room was the client’s most important room, as this was a Saudi Royal and the standard had to be super high luxury for her. The reception needed to have a very feminine style and elegance, so that it was comfortable and functional for her needs.
Kristina Zanic, founder of Kristina Zanic Consultants
To a designer the entrance hall design is as important as the whole interior design scheme itself – being the first room that touches every guest’s eye and attention whilst entering the space. Read more…