Is the mantel made of regular drywall just with rounded corners?
Stucco. Some fireplaces look best when they blend in seamlessly with their environment. The mantel
above the mantel. Its light-reflecting properties also will make the room feel more open.
Stucco. Some fireplaces look best when they blend in seamlessly with their environment. The mantel pictured here is covered with the same stucco material as on the walls. Superior lines are accentuated rather than
Too much blue
Love the ottoman fabric and mantel
mantel in kitchen... I like the sides to go the floor
beautiful wood mantel in its original state. So many older mantels have been painted, so we never see their original glory. Even though the mantel looks very traditional, a patterned tile is used that's echoed in the varied bold prints of the rug and the ottoman. This room proves you can have a traditional finish
spare mantel. "I tend to like art over the mantel, because a mirror is a bit of a void unless it reflects something interesting on the other side of the room. I like a symmetrical foundation: art, a pair of things like candlesticks, plants or ceramics."Tip: For an interesting, collected mantel, Liz suggests