Unique colors and textures completely transform a space, and a great place to experiment is on the walls—whether with a bold paint or textured wall covering. In this case, Creative Tonic used a marine grade high-gloss paint finish by Fine Paints of Europe to enhance the drama of this space. “The juxtaposition of a traditional color palette executed in a contemporary way helps this space stand out from other dining rooms,” says Courtnay Tartt Elias, creative director and principal of Creative Tonic.
“Don’t miss an opportunity to create interesting textures and surfaces in the major horizontal planes: the floor, the table, and the ceiling,” adds Eberlein. “Because dining rooms usually have more hard surfaces and fewer fabric-covered ones, embellish these planes where one’s gaze naturally travels.” AND textures completely