50 Colorful, Cozy Spaces

Take comfort with these easy decorating tips to stay beach-weather warm even as the temperature begins to drop.

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Warm and Welcoming
Photo: James R. Salomon, Writer: Sophie C. Good

Warm and Welcoming

A seating area by a crackling fire becomes even more inviting with the use of rich, saturated colors and heavy textures. Replace white slipcovers with reds and blues for an autumnal look, swap the sisal area rug for a stately Oriental, or try heavier patterns, such as the wooly tartan on this room’s ottoman.

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