Playing with scale is one way to update an old house. On the upstairs landing, Hugo Guinness' towering painting of tall-stemmed flowers seems to dwarf the already diminutive Swedish painted chest of drawers.
Antiquated Style Set aside a small area in a room that you can dedicate to an antique arrangement. In a suite full of modernly chic style, tarnished silver picture frames like this boost its entire charm. I like the old silver frames contained on the tray