Interior Themes -
Classic Contemporary

With the considered melding of traditional lines and modern nuances, Classic Contemporary style invites a fresh perspective throughout. Traditional sophisticated furnishings evolve perfectly with the introduction of tonal contrast, self-patterned layers and striking feature lighting. Transition to the new age gracefully while celebrating the drama and romance of classic opulence and luxury.

  • Bedroom Bedroom
  • Ensuite Ensuite
  • Lounge Lounge
  • Staircase Staircase
  • Kitchen Kitchen

Pendant Lights

A perfect way to make an affordable statement in any bedroom… Telbix Ibiza 4 light pendant with oil bronze metalware and clear glass.

Artwork

Artwork is ultimately where you can create and showcase your desired theme in your home. Photography and black and white illustrations are perfect selections for this Classic Contemporary look.

Wallpaper

Setting the perfect backdrop, striped wallpaper was the perfect choice in this bedroom.

Wallpaper:
Zepel Caselio,
Venise, VEI6577
90 99

Bedside Table

Classic in its style this gorgeous black bedside table has a simple, yet sophisticated aspect.

Bed Head

Creating a little texture and character, opt for a buttoned upholstered bedhead for a sophisticated look with a touch of luxury.

Layering Bedlinen

Introduce a sense of luxury and opulence to this Classic Contemporary bedroom by layering your bedlinen with cushions and throw rugs.

White Sheers On Black Rods

Blending neutral sheers with the wall colour allows the drama to be focused on feature wallpaper, artworks and lighting selections.

Carpet

Victoria Carpets
Atacama Salt
171400

Wall Colour

Dulux Mt Aspiring
PN2B1

Bedroom
  • Pendant Lights

    A perfect way to make an affordable statement in any bedroom… Telbix Ibiza 4 light pendant with oil bronze metalware and clear glass.

    Pendant Lights
  • Artwork

    Artwork is ultimately where you can create and showcase your desired theme in your home. Photography and black and white illustrations are perfect selections for this Classic Contemporary look.

    Artwork
  • Wallpaper

    Setting the perfect backdrop, striped wallpaper was the perfect choice in this bedroom.

    Wallpaper:
    Zepel Caselio,
    Venise, VEI6577
    90 99

    Wallpaper
  • Bedside Table

    Classic in its style this gorgeous black bedside table has a simple, yet sophisticated aspect.

    Bedside Table
  • Bed Head

    Creating a little texture and character, opt for a buttoned upholstered bedhead for a sophisticated look with a touch of luxury.

    Bed Head
  • Layering Bedlinen

    Introduce a sense of luxury and opulence to this Classic Contemporary bedroom by layering your bedlinen with cushions and throw rugs.

    Layering Bedlinen
  • White Sheers On Black Rods

    Blending neutral sheers with the wall colour allows the drama to be focused on feature wallpaper, artworks and lighting selections.

    White Sheers On Black Rods
  • Carpet

    Victoria Carpets
    Atacama Salt
    171400

    Carpet
  • Wall Colour

    Dulux Mt Aspiring
    PN2B1

     Wall Colour

Main Wall Colour

Dulux Mt Aspiring
PN2B1

Flowers

Freshening up any space and a must in your Classic Contemporary interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants to introduce a little colour.

Tapware

Making a striking and bold statement in black, these Phoenix Vivid Slimline vanity taps bring the ‘contemporary’ into Classic Contemporary.

Basins

Seima Plati
Classic Rectangular
Under mount Basin

Handles

Hafele 110.34.306 (170mm) Matt Black handles are a perfect selection for your vanity especially when complimenting with black tapware.

Floor Tiles

605018 Riviera Chalk
Lappato GL-Porc
300x600

Cabinets

Laminex Black Nuance
Impressions finish

Benchtop

Caesar Stone
Statuario Nuvo 5111

Wall Tiles

Ticking all the boxes in their classic shape and contemporary colour, these 1001655 Aura Slate Grey Gloss 100x300 wall tiles from Beaumont Tiles were the perfect selection in this Classic Contemporary style.

Ensuite
  • Main Wall Colour

    Dulux Mt Aspiring
    PN2B1

    Main Wall Colour
  • Flowers

    Freshening up any space and a must in your Classic Contemporary interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants to introduce a little colour.

    Flowers
  • Tapware

    Making a striking and bold statement in black, these Phoenix Vivid Slimline vanity taps bring the ‘contemporary’ into Classic Contemporary.

    Tapware
  • Basins

    Seima Plati
    Classic Rectangular
    Under mount Basin

    Basins
  • Handles

    Hafele 110.34.306 (170mm) Matt Black handles are a perfect selection for your vanity especially when complimenting with black tapware.

    Handles
  • Floor Tiles

    605018 Riviera Chalk
    Lappato GL-Porc
    300x600

    Floor Tiles
  • Cabinets

    Laminex Black Nuance
    Impressions finish

    Cabinets
  • Benchtop

    Caesar Stone
    Statuario Nuvo 5111

    Benchtop
  • Wall Tiles

    Ticking all the boxes in their classic shape and contemporary colour, these 1001655 Aura Slate Grey Gloss 100x300 wall tiles from Beaumont Tiles were the perfect selection in this Classic Contemporary style.

    Wall Tiles

Sheers

Full height sheer drapes intensify the ceiling height in this space. Blending them with the wall colour allows other focal points in the space to take centre stage…

Wall Tiles

Urban Edge
Bas Relief Garland Nero
180x540

Fire Place

Cosmo XLR Gas fireplace with Graphite surround

Indoor Plants

On trend, indoors plants are all the go... and what a difference they make, adding a pop of colour to this Classic Contemporary formal lounge.

Artwork

The Wow Factor is important when decorating your home Classic Contemporary style. Classic black and white photography subjects are perfect images to adorn your walls in this style.

Cushions

Introduce luxurious textured leathers and velvet fabrics with contrasting piping details. Layer with gorgeous throw rugs for a more classic look.

Side Tables

These black striped bone inlay side tables with black iron base compliment the affluent look of this Classic Contemporary interior.

Carpet

Victoria Carpets Atacama Salt 171400

Ottoman

A great focal point in any formal living space is an upholstered ottoman. Simple in its design, this patterned black leather ottoman centres the space and is the perfect contrast with the floor covering and sofa’s.

Pendant Light

Ornate dramatic pendant lights are a perfect selection, accentuating the luxury of this style.
Ellington 6 light pendant in Antique Nickel from Beacon Lighting

Flowers

Freshening up any space and a must in your Classic Contemporary interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants to introduce a little colour.

Main Wall Colour

Dulux Mt Aspiring
PN2B1

Lounge
  • Sheers

    Full height sheer drapes intensify the ceiling height in this space. Blending them with the wall colour allows other focal points in the space to take centre stage…

    Sheers
  • Wall Tiles

    Urban Edge
    Bas Relief Garland Nero
    180x540

    Wall Tiles
  • Fire Place

    Cosmo XLR Gas fireplace with Graphite surround

    Fire Place
  • Indoor Plants

    On trend, indoors plants are all the go... and what a difference they make, adding a pop of colour to this Classic Contemporary formal lounge.

    Indoor Plants
  • Artwork

    The Wow Factor is important when decorating your home Classic Contemporary style. Classic black and white photography subjects are perfect images to adorn your walls in this style.

    Artwork
  • Cushions

    Introduce luxurious textured leathers and velvet fabrics with contrasting piping details. Layer with gorgeous throw rugs for a more classic look.

    Cushions
  • Side Tables

    These black striped bone inlay side tables with black iron base compliment the affluent look of this Classic Contemporary interior.

    Side Tables
  • Carpet

    Victoria Carpets Atacama Salt 171400

    Carpet
  • Ottoman

    A great focal point in any formal living space is an upholstered ottoman. Simple in its design, this patterned black leather ottoman centres the space and is the perfect contrast with the floor covering and sofa’s.

    Ottoman
  • Pendant Light

    Ornate dramatic pendant lights are a perfect selection, accentuating the luxury of this style.
    Ellington 6 light pendant in Antique Nickel from Beacon Lighting

    Pendant Light
  • Flowers

    Freshening up any space and a must in your Classic Contemporary interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants to introduce a little colour.

    Flowers
  • Main Wall Colour

    Dulux Mt Aspiring
    PN2B1

    Main Wall Colour

Staircase

Making a statement and contrasting perfectly in this seemingly all white interior, the choice of Cabot's Interior Stain Coco Black is the perfect selection inside our Classic Contemporary style.

Wall Cladding

Stonini, Delta Range, Natural,
Colour 'Creme Brulee' 600x1800

Artwork

The Wow Factor is important when decorating your home Classic Contemporary style. Classic black and white photography subjects are perfect images to adorn your walls in this style.

Mirrors

Perfect for reflecting light, select mirrors with interesting classic details and frames to contrast with contemporary elements.

Floor Tiles

605020 Riviera Chalk Lappato
GL-Porc 600x600

Main Wall Colour

Dulux Mt Aspiring
PN2B1

Staircase
  • Staircase

    Making a statement and contrasting perfectly in this seemingly all white interior, the choice of Cabot's Interior Stain Coco Black is the perfect selection inside our Classic Contemporary style.

    Staircase
  • Wall Cladding

    Stonini, Delta Range, Natural,
    Colour 'Creme Brulee' 600x1800

    Wall Cladding
  • Artwork

    The Wow Factor is important when decorating your home Classic Contemporary style. Classic black and white photography subjects are perfect images to adorn your walls in this style.

    Artwork
  • Mirrors

    Perfect for reflecting light, select mirrors with interesting classic details and frames to contrast with contemporary elements.

    Mirrors
  • Floor Tiles

    605020 Riviera Chalk Lappato
    GL-Porc 600x600

    Floor Tiles
  • Main Wall Colour

    Dulux Mt Aspiring
    PN2B1

    Main Wall Colour

Fresh Flowers

Freshening up any space, a must in your Grand Hotel interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants.

Window Furinishings

Let there be light... Full height sheer drapes intensifies ceiling heights and allows the natural light to flood this space. Blending them with the wall colour allows other focal points in the space to take centre stage…

Benchtop

Caesarstone
Statuario Nuvo 5111

Main Wall Colour

Dulux Mt Aspiring
PN2B1

Joinery

Mix up your cabinetry selections by using contrasting colours. Laminex Innovations Black Nuance makes a bold appearance inside our Classic Contemporary style used with Laminex White Silk finish.

Wall Tiles

1006480 – Mos Kensington Brick - Concrete Stone

Handles

Hafele 110.34.306 (170mm)
Matt Black handles are a perfect selection for your ‘all white’ kitchen especially when complimenting with black tapware.

Floor Tiles

Beaumont Tiles
182033P Alto
Ash DC-Porc
Sealed Pol Rect
600x600

Barstools

Elegant design details in furniture selections add a sense of classic opulence to this Classic Contemporary style.

Feature Shelving

Use this space to showcase accessories, collectables or your favourite cookbooks.

Dining Chairs

Add a touch of glamour to your dining room with the use of fully upholstered dining chairs with a contrasting piping colour for a dramatic yet classic look.

Pendant Lights

Create the perfect ambience by introducing a statement pendant over the island bench or dining table. Elegant and sophisticated is the key to your pendant choice in this style.

Kitchen
  • Fresh Flowers

    Freshening up any space, a must in your Grand Hotel interiors, is the introduction of flowers or indoor plants.

    Fresh Flowers
  • Window Furinishings

    Let there be light... Full height sheer drapes intensifies ceiling heights and allows the natural light to flood this space. Blending them with the wall colour allows other focal points in the space to take centre stage…

    Window Furinishings
  • Benchtop

    Caesarstone
    Statuario Nuvo 5111

    Benchtop
  • Main Wall Colour

    Dulux Mt Aspiring
    PN2B1

    Main Wall Colour
  • Joinery

    Mix up your cabinetry selections by using contrasting colours. Laminex Innovations Black Nuance makes a bold appearance inside our Classic Contemporary style used with Laminex White Silk finish.

    Joinery
  • Wall Tiles

    1006480 – Mos Kensington Brick - Concrete Stone

    Wall Tiles
  • Handles

    Hafele 110.34.306 (170mm)
    Matt Black handles are a perfect selection for your ‘all white’ kitchen especially when complimenting with black tapware.

    Handles
  • Floor Tiles

    Beaumont Tiles
    182033P Alto
    Ash DC-Porc
    Sealed Pol Rect
    600x600

    Floor Tiles
  • Barstools

    Elegant design details in furniture selections add a sense of classic opulence to this Classic Contemporary style.

    Barstools
  • Feature Shelving

    Use this space to showcase accessories, collectables or your favourite cookbooks.

    Feature Shelving
  • Dining Chairs

    Add a touch of glamour to your dining room with the use of fully upholstered dining chairs with a contrasting piping colour for a dramatic yet classic look.

    Dining Chairs
  • Pendant Lights

    Create the perfect ambience by introducing a statement pendant over the island bench or dining table. Elegant and sophisticated is the key to your pendant choice in this style.

    Pendant Lights

Create the Look

01

Give classic shaped occasional furniture an edgy look with a matt black finish

02

Explore tiling in a classic shape contrasting with a contemporary colour palette

03

Display classic black and white photography in modern slim line frames

04

Introduce luxurious textured leathers and velvet fabrics with contrasting piping details

See this look on Display

Portland 25

8-10 McInerney Road,
Kalkallo, 3064
Cloverton Estate

Astoria 52

18-20 Murphy Street,
Point Cook, 3030
Upper Point Cook Estate
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