What's the best way to update your home decor? Modernize traditional furniture with color. Patterned chairs or painted end tables turn classic pieces into conversation pieces. When paired with a matching wall hanging or light fixture, a space can go from drab to fab with the simple addition of a bright hue. For inspiration, here are some dazzling examples of how to modernize tra
ditional furniture with color. Stripes
Reupholster the pads and backs of classic dining room chairs with fabrics in bold stripes - their avant-garde look will transform an ordinary dining room setting into something spectacular.End on A High Note
A white sofa and coffee table look pretty next to a pale blue painted accent table - the same shade of blue is used in the matching lighting fixture and throw pillows to tie the room together.Rainbow Chic
Slibaba (via)Why stop at one color when several can be used? Modernize traditional furniture with color by painting each of the drawers in a chest
a different primary shade and add matching chairs for even more style. Retro vibes
A painted dinette table in 1950s-aqua becomes a fun gathering place when mixed with a variety of chairs. The whimsical wall art, including dream catchers and a canvas print, are the final touches of this light-hearted set-up.Bright Florals
The Elegant Home (via)
Pink and white floral prints on traditional pieces like wingback chairs instantly melds old and new. This dining room dares to combine two types of flowery patterns - a hot home decor trend this summer. The ceiling light is a nice added touch to the space.Form and Function
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This classic ottoman pulls double-duty as a footrest as well as a plush coffee table - the painted blue legs updates this antique.
New brightly-colored fabrics on traditional square dining room chairs provide one of the ultimate home accessories in an office or workspace.
Distro Architecture (via)A refurbished coffee table in an audacious hue like red takes on new life and becomes the modern focal point of a classic country living room. Content provided by Arcadian Lighting, a site that specializes in top quality lighting fixtures at extremely affordable prices. Come visit us today!