Category Archives: living rooms

High-Low Ralph Lauren + Decorating’s Most Dreaded Words

Hi Everyone, Well, after two back to back business posts (here and here if you missed them) and much chit-chat,View full post »

Fear Not The Big Living Room Wall – Help is Here!

A kind reader wrote me about her scary big living room wall. And she’s looking for some lower costView full post »

Her Open Floor Plan is an Excedrin Headache Nightmare!

Hi Everyone! I know that you’re busy and I know that I promised to cover painting an open floor plan. ButView full post »

Can A Cramped Vacation Home Become A Full-Time Home?

Recently I received a most eye-catching email with the headline: “The Mermaid In The Room” Here isView full post »

A Room That’s Chock-full of Interior Decorating Lessons

  The other day, I received an interesting set of photos/floor plan and thought you guys might enjoyView full post »

My Tiny Living Room Has Perplexed Me For 20 Years!

Hi Guys! Whew! Thank you again for so many crazy home layouts. Big homes, medium-sized homes and littleView full post »

One Living Room Layout – Seven Different Ways!

Dear Laurel, Thank you so much for the many helpful blog posts you’ve been sharing recently. The ones thatView full post »

Easy Fixes For A Dated Living Room With Huge Potential

Hey Guys, As promised, this is part II from Sunday’s post about the boring bland living room.View full post »

How To Get A Sunroom Like Tory Burch (for a lot less money)

It’s here. September. End of summer. (they say; not me) Oh well. But what it really means for those of us in theView full post »

I’m Struggling To Furnish My Large Living Room

Dear Laurel, I’m hoping that other people have this problem so that you can write about it. But my problemView full post »

A Young Traditional Family Room Needs A Little Help. (just a little)

This isn’t a “Dear Laurel” exactly. It’s from a dear reader, though. Karen K. First ofView full post »

He Said “If I Wanted Farmhouse Style, I’d Go Live On a @#$%^&* Farm!”

Dear Laurel, Oh, I’m sure this is going to be boring for you. I am soon to be married (for the third time)View full post »

Is There Any Hope of Achieving A Chic Living Room On A Budget?

Dear Laurel, Have you seen that gorgeous spread in One King’s Lane about the CEO’s home in NewView full post »

Creating A Chic, Cosy Home Library-Best Colors, Lighting and Furniture

Every year in the middle of summer, I think, “Oh, I’ve never done a home libraryView full post »

Does Your Living Room Furniture Need To Go On A Diet?

There have been some requests for a post about scale.   It’s a pretty large topic but for todayView full post »

How To Find The Source Of Home Furnishings {when you have no idea}

Ever find yourself flipping through the latest edition of your Elle Decor, House Beautiful and drooling over allView full post »

Boxy, Boring, Dark Living Room. Is There Any Hope?

Dear Laurel, This might sound a little weird, but my husband and I just inherited an apartment in town. There’s aView full post »

Have You Seen These Popular Living Rooms on Pinterest?

The other day I shared a post about the most pinned kitchens on my kitchens that’ll make you drool board.View full post »

Happy Easter | Spring Fever!

Although, I don’t celebrate Easter, I think that any excuse to celebrate life and perhaps a metaphor for rebirthView full post »

Family Friendly Family Rooms

Right now, I seem to be working on a lot of family rooms, which are really living rooms, as I see it. My definition ofView full post »

A New Photo for My Portfolio | Living Room Decor

I haven’t added any new photos to my Laurel Bern Interiors portfolio recently and I wanted to begin to do thatView full post »

I’m Dreaming of a White {living room}

Just like the one I used to know… and had! There is just something about a white living room that I adore! AView full post »

Laurel Bern Interiors Portfolio

Hi Everyone, I’ve been busy working on client jobs and one day will have some fantastic things to share with you.View full post »

My Living Room in Bronxville, NY

I really wanted the title to be Ta daaaaaaaaaaa… but in the interest of the google crawly things which absolutelyView full post »

How To Decorate Your Home Post-Hurricane

My motto (or part of it) as an interior designer, is “its your home, not mine.” So, each and every job isView full post »

A Lovely Home in Armonk | Living Room Interior Design

The other day, I went to take some photos of job I did not too long ago and so that I could have some new living roomView full post »

A room for living | living room decorating ideas

Living room decorating ideas are often the most challenging to come up with because there are so many ways to go! TheseView full post »

Lovely Living Room Colors in Connecticut

Well, here’s a first; two posts in one day! Today, I drove out to a client in Connecticut. I live in SouthView full post »