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Formal Victorian Living Room

Bright accents make this traditional living room anything but stuffy.

Designer Tommy Smythe's former Victorian semi was defined by its striking mix of dark and light, and formal and fun pieces. In the living room, the symmetrical placement of chairs, demilune console tables, lamps and floral arrangements lent a feeling of formality. The antique lantern once hung in the hallway of Tommy's childhood home.

See more of Tommy's houses, from past to present, in our gallery.

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