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Gallery » House Tour: New Orleans Romance
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No New Orleans-inspired home would be complete without a bar. Elizabeth added a small one during her kitchen renovation.
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The painted-wood furniture in the master bedroom is visually tranquil yet has decorative details.
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Old silver pieces and new golden mugs bring sparks to breakfast in bed.
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Have more painted furniture with French and Italian Continental roots and less English-style hardwood pieces.
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Integrate family heirlooms and fine furnishings with flea market finds.
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“When you take objects you love and put them together, you make them personal.”
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Colonial meets Continental through the dining room furnishings, which is mostly English-inspired. The hanging Italian door panel and the French wine chest infuse continental touches.
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Embrace imperfections. “Everything doesn’t have to be perfect,” says Elizabeth. “New Orleans is tattered at edges. There’s nothing wrong with a frame with a chip or a chair with a nick.”
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Display antique silver.
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Elizabeth uses outdoor furnishings to add New Orleans style to her living room, such as decorative urns, wrought iron and limestone furniture and statuary.
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A crystal vase of lavender flowers adds instant romance and memorable color.