Traditional Living and Dining Rooms With Touch of Whimsy By: Morgan Galbraith From: Julie Dodson July 02, 2015 Traditional decor gets an eclectic update in this eccentric living and dining room. Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money off these affiliate links. Learn more. 1 / 9 Photo: Julie Dodson. From: Julie Dodson. New Traditional Living Room In this beautiful living room, traditional sensibilities unite different elements for a balanced whole. A mix of graceful lines, bold accessories and exquisite furnishings brings out the underlying drama in the space.