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An Oriental carpet runner is fitted to the original staircase, visible from the front door. Aside from adding visual interest, it was originally installed to help the couple's pet chihuahua use the stairs.
Warm lavender that veers closer to pink, on the other hand, gives a more sociable (yet still peaceful) vibe, making it a good choice for entries and sitting rooms. This hue pairs nicely with warm grays, cream and fuchsia.