here). It’s a family affair, yo.
After looking through all of the pieces she’d brought, we sorted them based on colour scheme and medium. Most of the furniture for the living space was cream, blue, or red – so I pulled aside all pieces in that colour scheme for use in the living room. Pieces with more pastel tones were hung in the bedroom. My preference is for a wall with mixed mediums - paintings, prints, photography, etc., so we made sure to mix it up a little, still working with stuff Wendy already owned.
We laid the pieces out on the floor, estimated where the television would be, and then moved things around until the layout looked balanced. In addition to shapes, we also paid attention to visual weight (e.g., using the thick dark frames to balance out the TV). This was the winning layout:
Also - note the lamp. This family is famous for their quirky lamps ;)