Today we’ll revisit a story updated with Timeless Interior Design Ideas: Score Paint Color & Furnishing Inspiration. You’ll be inspired by classic and traditional interiors where sources for a few paint colors were graciously shared by the designer. Also discover suggestions when the precise color is not known. Additionally, explore a few lighting, furniture and decor finds in the same classic spirit.
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Timeless Interior Design Ideas: Score Paint Color & Furnishing Inspiration
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 1: Classic White Bathroom
What makes this bathroom timeless?
The selected construction materials will stand the test of time, functionally and aesthetically too.
Also, you can’t miss (a) the va va voom luxury of HIS and HERS benches and shower heads and (b) the architectural splendor of the shower surround itself…a work of art!
To see a range of Calacatta marble tile, GO HERE. Did you know there are also gorgeous porcelain tile options which resemble Calacatta and cost 1/4 the price? FIND THEM HERE (the bonus for DIYers is they require no special installation or sealers). Gorgeous freestanding tubs await RIGHT HERE
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 2: Moravian Starry Light
Who says you need to go all Swiss cheezy on your hallway ceiling…reach for the stars!
For the fine folk who care to get designgeeky about the history of Moravian stars…Moravian refers to a small group of Germanic protestants who fled to America in the 18th century.
A professor at a Moravian school created a Moravian star to teach a geometry lesson, and this led to its rising as a symbol of the Star of Bethlehem.
Traditional Moravian stars have 26 points.
Pendant Light Ideas
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 3: Understated Serene Palette
Even without any dining tabletop decor or styling, this whispery lovely dining room radiates serenity and peace. The check patterned roman blinds play so nicely with the ruffled seat French Bergeres, classic chandelier, and drop dead gorgeous ceiling.
Find a Gramercy Gilded Iron Chandelier HERE
Do you admire atmospheric, impossible to describe paint colors in spaces that feel utterly timeless? Is it pale blue, light grey, or a faded aqua grey-green? Those neutral tones which are so difficult to pin down are frequently the best options for timeless, non-trendy, sophisticated style.
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 4: Old World Style Pendants
These lanterns! Aren’t they showstoppers?
To see a collection of my favorites… FIND it HERE!
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 5: Herringbone Patterned Floor
It’s a pattern that suggests age, and hence, contributes to a greater sense of timelessness.
Admire this combination of white oak hardwood flooring with BENJAMIN MOORE Simply White, and the gray paint color on the door? Keep reading to find blue-grey paint color suggestions to approach the one here.
Benjamin Moore Simply White Paint Color
The Fox Group shared the cabinet paint color is BENJAMIN MOORE Simply White. Antiqued brass lights on sink wall: Visual Comfort library lights – FIND THEM HERE. More lovely library lights from Visual Comfort right here. Fireclay apron front farm sink options RIGHT HERE and HERE. Exact handsome and simple kitchen faucet/sprayer is RIGHT HERE.
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 6: Slightly Coastal Bedroom
We need not be minutes from the ocean or lake to enjoy a coastal or slightly coastal style bedroom. Blue and white are such best friends , and the palette is easy to live with as well as trustworthy so it won’t feel stuck in time.
Timeless Interior Design Idea No. 7: Subway Tile
I have always loved this clever riff on traditional white subway tile in a shower (below) from The Fox Group.
A subtle, contrasting narrow tile is used creates interest with a stripe effect. Is it a nod to Mid-century modern’s love affair with geometry? Slightly art-deco? Steeped in classicism? All of the above?
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 8: Ageless Kitchen
When you’re investing in a kitchen design that feels fresh, traditional, and smart for re-sale, keep the materials, palette, and design as classically simple and timeless as this one.
Benjamin Moore Cheating Heart Paint Color
Wouldn’t this paint color make a great statement on a front door?
Timeless Design Inspiration – Idea No. Banquettes
What makes a built-in banquette so timeless? They are reminiscent of a bygone era when quality craftsmanship reigned and breakfast rooms were on the smaller size.
Timeless Design Inspiration – No. 10: Classic Millwork
The Fox Group renders such amazing design and craftsmanship with regards to construction and paneling as well as millwork.
In a media room, timeless elegance was created with classic trim details as well as a tranquil painted treatment.
Benjamin Moore Galveston Gray Paint Color
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 11: Chinoiserie
You just can’t go wrong with blue and white chinoiserie pieces when you’re after a richly traditional and classic timeless look.
Find a variety of blue and white chinoiserie pieces RIGHT HERE.
Benjamin Moore White Dove Paint Color
Timeless Design Ideas No. 12: Copper Gutters
Similar antique brass handleset: FIND HERE; and also find a similar English farmhouse style outdoor wall sconce: HERE. Brass wall mounted mailbox ideas: FIND HERE; and cedar planks for porch ceiling: FIND HERE. Exterior siding: 8″ Artisan Hardieboard planks; copper gutter downspouts and downpipes. Windows: Pella (custom); paint color for front door: BENAMIN MOORE Iron Mountain.
Benjamin Moore Iron Mountain Front Door Paint Color
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 13: Symmetry
This mud room is clad in the somehow still trendy yet steeped in tradition, shiplap. However, it has a freshened classic feel with traditional style cabinetry and x pattern on cabinet doors.
More classic symmetry here with these breathtakingly beautiful skinny French doors flanking the magnificent shower in this luxurious fantasy bathroom by The Fox Group!
Timeless Interior Designs Ideas No. 14: Flood of Natural Light
Antiqued brass lights on sink wall: Visual Comfort library lights – FIND THEM HERE. More lovely library lights from Visual Comfort right here. Fireclay apron front farm sink options RIGHT HERE and HERE. Exact handsome and simple kitchen faucet/sprayer is RIGHT HERE.
The gorgeous charcoal grey you see in the mud room beyond the kitchen above is BENJAMIN MOORE Trout Gray.
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 15: Dramatic Saturated Blue/Grey Entry
What is that amazing paint color anyway? Try samples of these three for a similar look:
Timeless Interior Design Ideas No. 16: Understated Cabinet Doors
Architecture & Design Team
With over 25 years of combined experience Tom and Cara Fox have a true passion for creating beautiful, timeless homes and spaces, specializing in classic design, millwork and wainscoting. Based in Salt Lake City, they offer complete architectural plans and design (as well as furnishings and styling) and build or renovations of custom homes.
Beautifully Timeless Furniture Finds
Linen Dining & Accent Chairs
Love a classic wing back chair for a variety of decor settings including traditional, French country, coastal, transitional, or modern farmhouse. Here is a beauty to behold…
If you appreciate the convenience of shopping Amazon, you may be happy to discover this gorgeous chair set (the subtle nailhead trim on the skirt is a nice touch.)
Another option is this.
Four Lovely Lighting Possibilities
Timeless Blue Hue
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