12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse

12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse places an inspiring home in New Canaan, Connecticut in the spotlight. This beautifully renovated country house with classically sophisticated interiors does double duty as a residence and showroom for One Kings Lane. If you have not yet discovered or shopped OKL lately, then do be prepared for deep sighs and major daydreaming. It’s not just for new home goods either…score vintage on the site as well.

Kitchen at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Project: One King’s Lane Architect: Royal Barry Wills Designer: Nicole Fisher Photography: Frank Tribble

12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse

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Design Idea No. 1: Slate for Walkways & Flooring

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble.
One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Design Idea No. 2: Board & Batten Paneling

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Fortuny Pillow, OKL. Photo: Frank Tribble.

Design Idea No. 3: Charming Pattern Play

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble.
Lamp in living room at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Design Idea No. 4: Spheres in Fireplace

Fireplace at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Small wall mirror, OKL. Brass sconce with shade, OKL. Photo: Frank Tribble.

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Design Idea No. 5: Robin’s Egg Blue Accents

Kitchen with blue bar stools at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Design Idea No. 6: Hotel Silver Collection + Beadboard

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. Find Hotel Silver pieces here.

Design Idea No. 7: Freestanding Island

Kitchen at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. On worktable: Farmhouse Pottery, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Design Idea No. 8: Cheerful Blue Stripes

Dining room at One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble.
One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. Aerin Chandelier, OKL

Design Idea No. 9: Plates on Wall

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble.

Design Idea No. 10: Grasscloth on Ceiling

Butler pantry with shiplap in One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Design Idea No. 11: Colorblocked Stacks

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble.

Design Idea No. 12: Blue & White Porcelain Casually Displayed

One Kings Lane Connecticut Farmhouse Showroom with modern farmhouse interior design. #traditionalstyle #farmhouse #onekingslane
Photo: Frank Tribble. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Get the Look: Sophisticated Timeless Farmhouse

Go inside this beautiful farmhouse!

Paint Color Ideas

While I don’t have exact paint colors (yet) to share, the colors are reminiscent of English or European country homes. Farrow & Ball is an excellent source for such a palette.

Farrow & Ball Color Swatches
Farrow & Ball Color Swatches

Round Dining Table

The beautiful round dining table in the breakfast room is one you can customize as you wish. For example, white chalk paint was used in this design.

Charlotte Round Dining Table, Old White
Charlotte Round Dining Table: FIND HERE
Charlotte Round Dining Table, Natural
Charlotte Round Dining Table (Natural), OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Rustic Farmhouse Accents

Throughout the kitchen and butler pantry, you’ll see pieces from Farmhouse Pantry’s beautiful collection which are both functional, decorative, and highly collectible!

Beehive Honey Pot Set, Natural/White
Beehive Honey Pot Set, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Pretty Basket Trio

Innovative Lighting

Charlton Sconce, Black/Brass
Charlton Black/Brass Sconce: FIND HERE. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
Agnes Large Pendant, Matte Black
Agnes Large Pendant (Aerin), OKL
Fontaine Vertical Pendant, Aged Iron
Fontaine Vertical Pendant (Aged Iron), OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Robin’s Egg Blue Stools

Shown: Ebony Stain on Maple
Fan Back Bar Stool, O&G Studio

Blue & White Porcelain

18" Dragon Ginger Jar, Blue/White
Blue & White Ginger Jars, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Traditional Foyer Lighting

Black & Brass

Carlyle Secretary, Ebony
Carlyle Secretary, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Dusty Rose Inspiration

While the gorgeous linen sofa in this home is no longer available, there are beautiful dusty rose accents to consider for your own living room. This color actually resembles more of a salmon hue for me, what do you think?

Cara 84" Skirted Sofa, Rose Linen
84″ Cara Sofa in Rose Linen (Brownstone Upholstery): no longer available
Smoked Salmon paint color by Benjamin Moore - a dusty coral color.
BENJAMIN MOORE Smoked Salmon
Benjamin Moore Classic Colors Fan Deck
Inspirational quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Hello Lovely Studio
Ada Long Lumbar Pillow, Rose Linen
Rose Linen Lumbar Pillow, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
Inspirational quote on a dusty salmon ground.
Hello Lovely Studio

Blue Stripes

You can’t miss the casual loveliness cheerful stripes bring throughout this sophisticated modern farmhouse. I am smitten with One King Lane’s selection of pillows – and how they are mixed so brilliantly in the showhouse.

Hawley 20x20 Striped Pillow, Cream/Blue
Hawley Striped Pillow, OKL. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!
Canyon Stripe Rug
Blue Stripe Area Rug: FIND HERE
Martin 76" Slipcovered Bench, Navy
Slipcovered Benches: FIND HERE. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Traditional & Timeless Pieces

Cheshire Daybed, Cream Linen
Cheshire Daybed: FIND HERE
Jacobean Flair 22x22 Throw Pillow, Red
Jacobean Flair Throw Pillow: FIND HERE. 12 Design Ideas from a Lovely Timeless Farmhouse with Photos of a Sophisticated Connecticut Home…certainly charming indeed. Interior design inspiration: traditional country style and classic decor to inspire as well as shopping resources to get the look!

Modern Art

The Delineation of Space I P.2, David Grey
David Grey Art Work: FIND HERE
Virginia Woolf quote on Hello Lovely Studio.
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Don’t miss the inspiration from a timeless fantasy French farmhouse HERE.

Peace to you right where you are.

-michele

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