“It doesn’t matter if the form is contemporary or classic, it’s about the juxtaposition of fabrics, fixed materials, decor and lighting,” Dominik says.
Think leather accents and roughsawn timbers. Think oaks, walnuts and wenges. Even concrete in all its rawness. “Go for heavier rugs and throws that are textural. Yet don’t forget to keep an element of refinement.”
Toning down the gloss is also a good move in winter when the mood should be cuddlier and gentler. “If you already have gloss in your décor try tempering it by adding in matts and flats,”
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