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Pretty Patterned Dining Room

Broad-stripe curtains, a large-print blue paisley wall covering and cheerful poppy-red upholstery look bold, not fussy.

This showstopping dining room by designer Alessandra Branca demonstrates both guts and glory, striking the perfect balance between formal and eclectic. A modern sheer scrim is a great foil to the room’s more traditional elements, including the chandelier it conceals and the antique Gustavian-style dining chairs. Casual touches like the wave-patterned sisal and groupings of coral soften the theatrical elements of the space.

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  • Photographer: Thibault Jeanson
  • Source: House & Home January 2011 issue
  • Designer: Alessandra Branca

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