| by Kenneth Chase | 8 comments

Apartment Decorating Ideas with Eddie Ross

Hi. I’m Eddie Ross, East Coast Producer and
Editor for Better Homes and Gardens Magazine. Today we are sitting in my apartment which
I like to call a modern mix. It’s things that I’ve collected over the years from furniture
to accessories to tabletop, but when you mix it with new pieces like this Ikea table, it
really gives you that fresh take on eclectic style. The color inspiration for the living
room came from the pair of chairs that I found at the Goodwill. The pillows are a mix of
new and vintage, but the affordable leopard fabric really gives it a high-end look. $1299
for a pair of lamps at the Goodwill, you really can’t go wrong. When it comes to setting a
table you have to know the rules in order to break them. You never want to put the knife
on the wrong side of the plate, but who’s to say you can’t mix pattern, old with new
to achieve an interesting place setting. When I’m setting a table I think of the little
details as table jewelry like salt cellars and cordial glasses for flowers. It really
enhances your dining experience. So when you’re going to create this eclectic style think
of the things that you already have and the new things that you love. Be adventurous when
you’re mixing and matching them together and really make it your own.


Kathryn Jackson

Mar 3, 2014, 1:23 pm Reply

Need to change this video's title. This has nothing to do with decorating an apartment.


Jul 7, 2014, 11:37 am Reply

Eclectic. Old with new to achieve an interesting place setting. I like it.

Joshua Springer

Feb 2, 2015, 9:04 am Reply

have the sound off and watch with CC, and when he mentions the lamps, it shows up as $1,299… can't go wrong… LOL had to play that back with sound on 

Maxi Love2Learn

Aug 8, 2015, 2:47 pm Reply

Love his ideas and colors and mis-matching!

Ramon – at HOME

Jun 6, 2016, 3:16 am Reply

Eddie you always tell such a wonderful story with your patters and color mixing, I die for your drapes and goodwill lamps

Lifestyle with Abby

May 5, 2018, 6:41 pm Reply

Very pretty, swanky decor. Reminds me of good ol' Savannah, GA stylings.

Lin j

Jan 1, 2019, 3:55 pm Reply

Great taste and style. Love it!


Mar 3, 2019, 7:08 am Reply


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