This designer laundry room built by Harrison Design and decorated by Brian Patrick Flynn is packed with classic style certain to withstand the test of time. Any time you’re designing a task-related space involving high-cost items such as appliances and millwork, it’s best to stick with styles that aren’t too trendy. If a room looks too current, it’s likely to date faster.
A mix of black and white patterns gives this formal dining room plenty of personality. Broad stripes cover the walls, a playful check rug goes under the table and a graphic pattern on the wingback chairs provides a pop of sunny yellow.
Perfect for a little girl, this playroom features all-white furnishings, including a small table, chairs and cubby storage. A purple and red dyed area rug provides a pop of color to the space while a picture of a white horse above the cubby storage area adds a touch of whimsy.
This traditional dining room features a round wooden dining table atop a traditional rug. The gorgeous glass chandelier brings additional elegance to the room, while the horse wall art creates a unique focal point in the traditional space.
When the doors open into this Midcentury Modern foyer, guests are immediately greeted by two antique horses that add symmetry to this funky space. Antique furniture was added to give the space warmth, while brightly colored modern art, lamps and statues brighten the space by adding color. The giant blue and cream wicker rug in the center of the space adds texture while tying the design together.
A traditional living room gets a colorful design twist with pretty blue walls. Another fun visual element is introduced with the layering of different patterns for the rug, armchairs, accent pillows and curtains.
In this kid's room, a petite white desk and twin bookshelves make a welcoming spot to do homework or other projects. A gauzy canopy hung from the ceiling turns a corner of the room into a cozy reading nook.
Help visually widen a small space by painting broad stripes on the walls. This dining room chooses striking black and white ones which offer fun, quirky contrast to the traditional chandelier and brick fireplace.