Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

Pastel living room with Sarah Richardson furniture

I am in the ‘dreaming’ phase of two or three decor projects and soaking up inspiration from Sarah Richardson*.

*Sarah Richardson has been a key fixture of the Canadian design world since starting out in 1995, working behind the scenes as a prop stylist and set decorator. By the late 90’s, Sarah realized that she could carve a niche in the emerging world of design TV by sharing her practical, endearing and inspiring approach to décor and design with viewers. Sarah launched her first TV series for HGTV in 2000, Room Service. 17 years later, Sarah is the host, co-creator and co-producer of over 250 episodes of design television that span seven hit HGTV series targeted directly to the needs of a contemporary audience. Room Service, Design Inc., Sarah’s House, Sarah’s Cottage, Sarah’s Rental Cottage, Sarah 101, and Real Potential are a collection of lifestyle television series dedicated to tackling the demands and design challenges of modern living.

Known for her upbeat and easygoing approach to creating elegant and timeless designs for every room in the home, Sarah inspires and empowers viewers by effortlessly sharing her winning style formula. Sarah’s enthusiasm for all aspects of design is infectious, and her ability to engage and inspire viewers has earned her a loyal and dedicated fan base across North America and around the world. Sarah’s programs are seen in over 100 countries worldwide.

Peaceful neutral bedroom with upholstered headboard by Sarah Richardson

Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

First, my living room desperately needs sprucing up,
and I want to keep it neutral and quiet.

Damask upholstered headboard with nailhead trim - Sarah Richardson

Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

Second, my son who left for college
will be claiming a new bedroom so I’ll be
creating a guest suite that reads…

Sarah Richardson furniture in a serene bedroom

Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

more sophisticated and slightly less
‘lover of deathmetal crashes here’
if you know what I mean.

Classic decor in a bedroom by Sarah Richardson

Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

Thirdly, the younger son’s bedroom is too
juvenile, and he has requested something
more grown up, cool, and with lots of art.
I am dying to cover his blue walls
with dreamy
{what else} white.

Modern console in a serene bedroom by Sarah Richardson

Tranquil and Classic Decor Inspiration: Sarah Richardson

all images via Sarah Richardson

Inspired by the tranquility yet?

Peace to you right where you are.

~michele

 

Follow:

1 Comment

  1. November 19, 2011 / 6:46 pm

    I just love the charm of the headboard. Thanks for a wonderful blog.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *