How to style a modern chic living room

Stay true to original charm with elegant finishes.

When styling an older property, showcasing the original features is a great way to respect the character in your interiors in addition to modernising outdated areas. As seen in the Balmain house on Selling Houses Australia season 12, Shaynna Blaze celebrated original features like the sandstone while also adding a touch of glamour to the home. See Shaynna's styling methods here:

Supplier list

Smart Downlights: LIFX 13W Dimmable Gimble Downlight in RGB+White sourced from Beacon Lighting
Chandelier Lights: Moselle 8 Light Large Chandelier in Black Nickel sourced from Beacon Lighting
Wall Lights: South beach 1 Light Wall Bracket in Black sourced from Beacon Lighting
Table Lamp: Arington 1 Light Squat Table Lamps in Black/White sourced from Beacon Lighting
Floor Lamp: Corbelle 6 Light Floor Lamp in Antique Black sourced from Beacon Lighting
Paint: Ceiling: Professional Ceiling White sourced from Dulux
Paint: Walls: Wash&Wear-Super Hide– LowSheen: White on White sourced from Dulux
Paint: Skirts & Trims: Aquanamel Semi Gloss - White on White sourced from Dulux
Window Treatments: Luxaflex Pirouette Shadings Fabric: Linen– Colour: Magnolia– Opacity: Translucent sourced from Luxaflex
Flooring: Timber Engineered Oak Board– Balmain Oak in Natural Oak sourced from Flooring Xtra
Rug: Studio– White Texture 326– 190x280cm sourced from Flooring Xtra
Ladder: FANTOZZI Electric Attic Ladder sourced from Attic Group
Cushion I: Kamari Natural Lounge Cushion– 55x55cm sourced from Bandini Design House
Cushion II: Earth File Print White Lounge Cushion– 55x55cm sourced from Bandini Design House
Cushion III: Moko Natural Lounge Cushion– 55x55cm sourced from Bandini Design House
Cushion IV: Horn Button Linen Lounge Cushion 55x55cm sourced from Bandini Design House
Fridge: Fridge hired from 1st Choice Rentals
Seat Upholstery: Atelier Fabric in Zen sourced from Instyle
Pillow Upholstery: Atelier Fabric in Zen Pot: Design Lite Straight Cylinder – White – 44cm 
Throw: Super Pom Throw – 130x150cm sourced from Instyle
Artwork I: Canvas – Where I Dared to Dream – 120x80cm sourced from Penny Farthing Design House
Artwork II: Canvas – Chanel, LA–100x82cm sourced from Penny Farthing Design House
Artwork III: Framed Canvas - Paul Smith, LA - 120x82cm sourced from Penny Farthing Design House
Ornament I: Petrified Wood Pyramid sourced from West Elm
Ornament II: Klein Reid Vase – CurvedBowl sourced from West Elm
Ornament III: MistaTray sourced from West Elm
Ornament IV: Cacti Cheese Spreaders (Set of 3) sourced from West Elm
Couch: White Couch hired from Valiant
Armchair I: White Armchair hired from Valiant
Armchair II: Oak Armchair hired from Valiant
Coffee Table: Oak/Glass Coffee Table hired from Valiant
Stool: Timber Stool hired from Valiant
Dining Furniture Set: Dining Table & Chair Set hired from Valiant
Side Table: Timber Side Table hired from Valiant
Smoke Alarm: Wireless Smoke Alarm System sourced from Brooks
 

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