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1950s Window Update

Paint window frames for a contemporary hit.

This mid-century living room window got an instant update with dramatic black paint. No need to hide this beauty behind drapery; homeowner Tanya Linton chose a demure roller blind instead to let the black frame take centre stage.

See the "before" photo in our Stylish Family Home Makeover gallery. For more lighting options, see our Statement Lighting photo gallery, plus learn more Quick Home Makeover Tips.

  • Photographer: Donna Griffith
  • Source: House & Home February 2010 issue
  • Products: Lamps, Decorum Decorative Finds, Toronto (416) 966-6829.
  • Stylist: Tanya Linton

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