6 Amazing Room Makeovers
These decorating projects were stopped in their tracks...until Real Simple stepped in and turned a space from incomplete to incomparable.
Expert advice to smooth the way, from San Francisco interior designer Kimberly Ayres and New York City wallpaper master Al Hoxha.
Jill & Max’s Family Room: Where-to-Buy Information
Armless sectional sofa (as shown), $1,996, and carved-wood coffee table, $299: westelm.com.
Chevron stripe shag rug, $899 (5 by 8 feet), shadesoflight.com.
Handwoven Weaves natural-colored fine sisal rug, $255 (8 by 10 feet), overstock.com.
Chelsea sectional floor lamp, $349, potterybarn.com.
Esme table lamp by Stray Dog Designs, $430, zincdoor.com.
Stockholm sofa table (behind sofa), $199, ikea.com.
Multifunctional side table, $149, wisteria.com.
Fabric for Roman shades: Home Oriana linen, $230 a yard, leejofa.com for info.
Fabric for chair: China Seas Raffles in Papaya, $98 a yard, Design Professionals, 646-556-7070.
Harvest pouf (green), $650, Stepevi, 212-466-0400.
Pillows (from left): D.L. Rhein Basket Weave pillow, $120, and D.L. Rhein Honeycomb pillow, $110: amazon.com. Maharam pillows in Agency, $150 (square) and $250 (rectangular; right of Jill): dwr.com.
Tutti Colori throw, $55, companyc.com.
Custom carpentry for armoire, tjpbuilders.com for info.