California decorator and mom of two Lisa Price has more than a few down-to-earth ideas for making a house a home.
By Sarah Stebbins
In a departure from the rest of her house, Lisa opted to paint the dining room walls aqua. "It's like the sky and sea—and goes beautifully with sand tones," she says. A series of framed drawings of Manolo Blahnik shoes gives the space a fun, feminine feel. "My lifestyle isn't formal, so I don't want serious," the designer says. Ecru upholstered chairs lighten up a dark-wood trestle table, and a vintage crystal chandelier adds sparkle.