There should always be an unexpected element in every design. After all, if you take it too seriously, you end up with a boring design. No one wants that. Panajachel Ceiling Lamp by Iris Design Studio
Check out the 3 golden birds perching on the top edge of this lamp shade. This room is still sophisticated but in a playful way.
From Holly Becker’s decor8 blog
Amsterdam’s Desiree Groenendal loves black and white interiors. She painted an old armoire black and used chalk to scribble verse. What a fun idea.
Here’s a homeowner who loves color and books. Instead of setting up his library in the usual way (alphabetically? subject?) the designer created a rainbow wall. The poufs add texture and pattern. You can’t help but smile.
Another room that will put a smile on your face. Poppy wallpaper in teal. Are you brave enough?