barbara westbrook designer quote

Design Quote: Barbara Westbrook On Dining Room Decor

Atlanta designer Barbara Westbrook suggests enveloping dining rooms in bold color by using different finishes of the same shade on walls (eggshell) and trim (satin). The designer, recognized for her timeless aesthetic, shares more secrets for creating warm, elegant spaces in her book, Gracious Rooms (Rizzoli, 2015). Get a peek inside her book here.

Erica George Dines
House & Home December 2015 issue
  • nicole

    How true the statement. I love our dining room. Black painted walls, highlighted by the warn glow of tapered candles, while glamorizing my mothers vintage mirror. Thank you the inspirations.