On the Couch with Schuyler Samperton
This California designer is a master at mixing patterns and thinks a great set of curtains can make a room.
MHI: How do you deal with combined living and dining rooms?
SS: It’s important to make sure that a combination living room and dining room has a logical flow so that the two areas read as one.
I’m currently working on a Spanish Colonial in Malibu that has a similar set up, and I’ve made sure to repeat colors and furniture shapes, while giving each space it’s own identity and function.