Jennifer Gustafson Interior Design
Interior Design, San Francisco Bay Area

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INTERIOR MONOLOGUE: Ideas, opinions, musings and inspirations about interior design from Jennifer Gustafson Interior Design.

09. Relax

There is something about crisp white walls combined with neutral finishes and furnishings that make me feel like I’m on the most restful vacation ever. Uncluttered and carefully curated, the best of these spaces create visual acoustics of quiet contemplation. Without competition from vivid color or active patterns, a woven basket, a carved wood bench or a piece of pottery can be elevated to works of art in their own right. This palette isn’t for everyone, especially given the detritus of everyday life.  But if you have the chance to steal away to a place designed with this aesthetic, take it.  Let your troubles fall away, soak in the calm serenity and relax.  Ahhhh…