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Get the look: Have a living room like Olivia Pope on 'Scandal'
By SP_COP on September 26, 2014 | From www.today.com
Get the look: Have a living room like Olivia Pope on 'Scandal' When we last saw Olivia Pope, she was on a plane headed for parts unknown, but we hope she returns to Washington D.C. in the season four premiere Thursday night so that we can see more of her gorgeous apartment. We especially covet the living room, where she cozies up on the sofa with a (very) generous glass of wine after a hard day being the fixer extraordinaire — and the president’s mistress.

Lucky for us and the rest of the Gladiators out there, the set and production designers of “Scandal” — Corey Kaplan, Barbara Cassel and Sandie Bailey — are sharing the inside scoop on how they designed the space for Liv so we can recreate it in our own homes.

The mood

The key to the space is all about comfort, Kaplan says, “a place where you can take your shoes off and feel safe. We didn’t want the apartment to be large, so Olivia can cocoon in her space.”

This comforting cocoon is achieved by a neutral color palette. The living room walls are painted with Benjamin Moore’s Nantucket Gray, while the sofa, two chairs and bench are upholstered in various shades of white and ivory to mimic Olivia's wardrobe.

Olivia’s comfy sofa is a custom piece from the Cisco Home furniture line, The Beaumont, but if shelling out dough for custom furniture isn’t in your budget, you can get the look with the Talbot Premier Sofa in Vanilla from La-Z-Boy.

“Don’t think too much when you shop for your couches,” Kaplan. “Use your gut. Think simple, the accessories will spice up the room — pillow, blanket, standing lamp.”...
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