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How do you decorate adjoining spaces? Designer Emily Griffin shares her tips for arranging furniture and choosing colours for open-concept rooms. See how she updated a young family's dated main floor with a new sofa, statement lighting, a graphic rug, textural grasscloth wallpaper and contemporary navy blue dining chairs.

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Dining room painting, Lake View by Jean-Pierre Lafrance, Thompson Landry Gallery; dining room photography, The Skywalk by Serge Chriqui, Art Avenue Gallery; all other sources, please contact Emily Griffin.

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5:01

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In This Segment

How do you decorate adjoining spaces? Designer Emily Griffin shares her tips for arranging furniture and choosing colours for open-concept rooms. See how she updated a young family's dated main floor with a new sofa, statement lighting, a graphic rug, textural grasscloth wallpaper and contemporary navy blue dining chairs.

See sources

Dining room painting, Lake View by Jean-Pierre Lafrance, Thompson Landry Gallery; dining room photography, The Skywalk by Serge Chriqui, Art Avenue Gallery; all other sources, please contact Emily Griffin.

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 5:01
Released: May 19, 2013
Featuring: Emily Griffin
Channel: Design Lab