Designer Showhouse Favorite – Great Room

Back in May I visited Blairsden, a Mansion in May designer showhouse located in Peapack-Gladstone, NJ.  Today, I’m going to share one of my favorite rooms in the mansion…the Grey Gardens Great Room Designed by Linda Benson Interiors


Starting with this side of the room, you can see the lovely blue grasscloth on the shelves…

bookcases with navy blue grasscloth


 And of course the pretty shelf styling!

The room had so much natural light.

With so many colors and textures, it was such an inviting space!

For those of us who are fans of blue and white, this room was a dream!

Isn’t this a pretty corner sofa?  Imagine lounging there with a glass of wine.

A beautiful gallery wall too.

And who doesn’t love a topiary or two?

Isn’t this dining space stunning?  From the dark brown table to the bamboo chairs I could imagine sitting at this lovely table all day!  The elegant orchid makes the perfect centerpiece…

And that lantern is perfection!

I hope you enjoyed this beautiful great room from the designer showhouse tour.  Once I organize the rest of my pictures, I’ll show you more of this amazing house!  

Even though the house is no longer open for tours, please check out the Mansion in May website and of course the designer’s website – Linda Benson Interiors.

Have you been to any designer showhouses lately?

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  1. That's just beautiful. Great examples for styling the shelves. I love the lantern above the dining table.Visiting show homes is one of my very favorite things to do. 🙂

  2. Love, love, love! Thank you for sharing. You will be one of the features tomorrow at the Anything Blue Friday party. The party will go live at 8am…It's a miracle…LOL! Hope to see you again at the little blue soiree! Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

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