Built-in shelves surrounded by stacked limestone showcase decorative vases and figurines collected from traveling. Contemporary windows without grids look out over treetops, offering peaceful views from the dining room table. Gray leather chairs and a sleek white dining table let the view take center stage.
Hidden light above the shelves keeps the spacious great room from HGTV Dream Home 2015 light even after dark. “On the darkest of dark days when it has been raining, it still feels light and bright and airy,” says interior designer Linda Woodrum. “I think that for this part of the country, it’s ingenious. It just has a really beautiful quality of life when you’re inside the home in this great room.”
Beautiful leather chairs and a round dining table echo the elegance of a simple circular light fixture and coffered ceiling in this timeless hotel dining room. Built-in storage, strong molding and a stunning area rug build on the classic European influence to create a warm space that feels familiar and personalized.
Reclaimed wood shelves turn a corner of this contemporary living room into a fun display space, with items artfully and cleanly arranged. Bold blue tones in the artwork are repeated in bright-colored accessories.
This open plan kitchen features custom wooden cabinets with built-in shelving, providing a spot for the homeowner's handmade pottery. Track lighting and natural light from several windows illuminate the kitchen space.
This sitting room features textured neutral walls paired with a similarly hued stone ceiling and contrasting dark brown hardwood floors. Plush taupe armchairs are positioned around a metal coffee table, while an industrial candelabra chandelier hangs above. Arched built-in shelves provide space for decorative items.
An entire wall composed of built-in shelves neatly displays books and personal treasures in this home office. A chic rolling chair in white pairs, a black wood desk and zebra rug complete the stylish design.
Elegant, built-in shelving leads into the modern dining room in this St. Barts beach house. The dining room is bathed in natural light allowed in through a large window at the head of the room, showering the large modern table and chairs with the Caribbean sun.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It, the Jowett family's multi purpose, open concept dining room/kitchen combo lacked a focal point. By moving the stairs to the basement, designer Hilary Farr was able to redefine the dining area and create a focal wall with built in shelving.
In this home office, which has gorgeous dark wood floors, a wood desk is paired with a built-in shelving unit, used to display two yellow vases, several books, a framed picture and other accessories. A midcentury modern white chair offers a place to sit.