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Light filled loft, window needs some help
rustinganchor
December 28, 2012 in Design Dilemma
At the top of our second floor staircase, we have a beautiful loft with a huge south facing window that gets a lot of light. The space serves as an extension of our bedroom - mostly a reading room. I want to retain the amount of light, but the large window is lacklustre and the space just feels like its lacking something. Also, the loft has a neat cut out balcony overlooking the kitchen dining area, so the window itself is difficult to reach. Any advice?
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rustinganchor
Slightly better photo...
December 28, 2012 at 9:16am   
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Interiors International, Inc.
You could do something with window treatments but I wouldn't. I think that the sectional needs to be lightened up a bit. It looks so dark. If you put a lot of light colored pillows in some bright patterns the sofa will look much better and the window won't seem like a problem.
December 28, 2012 at 9:16am   
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rustinganchor
Thank you! And what about the wall behind the couch? It feels so blah.
December 28, 2012 at 9:20am   
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elise black art & design
More interesting art in a bolder color pallet. -
December 28, 2012 at 1:39pm   
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andoy12
Paint the window wall a darker color for emphasis
December 28, 2012 at 2:18pm   
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