Gone are the days of monstrous media centers, frat-syle diy bars and lumpy pleather sofas – “The Man Room” is gaining its own right in the world of interior design! I have to admit, the name used to make me cringe! But when rooms are filled with gorgeous antiques, well-appointed barware and comfortable lived-in seating arrangements as seen in the Library at The Greystone Mansion – what’s not to love?!
The key to creating a masculine space that’s not too cold or sterile is to layer textures. Note the mix of leather, velvet, lucite, natural wood, linen, wool, stone and metals.