Listen up color-phobes, neutrals don’t have to be boring. Instead of layering color and pattern, you can just as easily work with neutral shades and layer textures instead. Try it with one (or more) of these ten textures. Fur — The fluffy stuff is genius at adding interest to flat furniture. Animal lover? Go faux. Woodgrain — Trees are all texture! Wainscoting — White walls get dimensional with the addition of wainscoting. Also try: beadboard.
Interiors: David Mann Adds Luster and Light to a Manhattan Duplex — Sukio
Lacking adequate natural light, designer David Mann incorporated lustrous finishes and reflective surfaces throughout this New York City home. Mann's touches include Venetian-plaster walls with ground mica, polished onyx floors, lots of mirror, and metallic upholstery. Shagreen-backed cube chairs,