Mixing antiques with mid-century furnishings
February 23, 2013 in Design Dilemma
we are restoring a mid-century modern. we have a number of pieces that we will keep including 18th and 19th century ball and claw leather topped desk, Scottish buffet, gilded mirror, Windsor and other side chairs. we will aquire some stand-out mid-century pieces for the main rooms. looking for ideas on how best to mix furnishings of different periods for the most effective, eclectic blend. attached photos of exterior and interior main room with previous owner furnishings. we will be keeping and restoring the original terrazzo through the main rooms. wood veneers and black granite will be used for cabinetry, bar, etc with period lighting.