Dog resting in front of a real log fire, Prussian blue lacquered bookcase, simple lines of furniture sum up a home which is both elegant and relaxed.

thefoodogatemyhomework: Glossy blue library with perfect brass... (Wonderful Palmetto Life)

What a beautiful living room / library space! I especially, like the color for the fireplace wall & bookshelves which, is (lead gray) from Benjamin Moore.

playing with lights....The Finest Rooms by Thomas Jayne

playing with lights.The Finest Rooms by Thomas Jayne. I'd have to do major lighting like this if I go dark in the library room.

Farrow & Ball's Pitch Black lacquered built-in with brass grill panel detailing, Sasha Adler

High gloss black bookshelves Sasha Adler Interior Design Like this corner type built in book shelves for the back room!

Living etc

Spring Trends - High Point Market - Home Design

I'm always drawn to dark wallpapers in pictures and in my own home find that I wish I had chosen a lighter one.

Deep blue, with gold accents and pattern. Birds and vines. Blue de Gournay and Gracie Wallpapered Dining Rooms - The Glam Pad

The tufted U-shaped sofa is upholstered in a blue Schumacher silk velvet very close to the color of the walls.

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

Farrow Ball’s Hague Blue. The silk velvet is matched to the wall color. The ceiling is done in Michael Smith Jasper fabric. Home of designer, Jeannette Whitson of Garden Variety Design in Nashville, TN.

Reading room

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