Minor updates have occurred in this room (a coffee table and black shades on the sconces) but I''ll share the thrilling [sarcasm] changes later.
Buuuuuut this room was based on accepting the fireplace as is and just painting and living with it. Then I came across this pin:
I want this. The fireplace that is and I will admit a small obsession with Calacatta and Carrera marble.
Here is a little mock up:
Maybe the chevron changes to stripes. Maybe I pick another wall color but the focal point is the fireplace and wouldn't it look GOOD! It's my style. I'm not a big fan of traditional unless it looks cool with contemporary (sorry gold couch). I'll have a future post about my quest for armed sconces.
So much better right?