Try using tons of white candles as a quick and inexpensive way to instantly transform the backyard into a cocktail party-ready space. Light up the night with rows of flickering votives that line the edge of a swimming pool or sidewalk, adding a sophisticated and festive feel.
It's important to think about lighting, especially once it gets dark. The warm glow of candles, string lights and lanterns creates a fun outdoor mood. Tea lights, and many battery-operated lighting options, are available at stores like Target and Home Depot. Hang lanterns from the tent ceiling using ribbons.
If your get-together will continue into the evening, illuminate the party area with strings of lights encircling an umbrella, wound around tree trunks or run along cables suspended above partygoers' heads. Candle-filled or solar lanterns, placed on tables and at patio edges, are great alternatives if your home doesn't have outdoor electrical outlets.
Backlighting plays a crucial role in modernizing classic elements of this open floor plan kitchen. It's used in the quartz countertops and backsplash, as well as above the stainless steel range hood to highlight traditional moldings.
This vast closet boasts high-tech amenities to create a space that is the peak of masculine luxury. LED lights are used for the custom closet rods for easy viewing. Blue LED light panels showcase an extensive shoe collection and creates a sophisticated club feel. A closet island features a pop-up TV, turning the closet into a relaxing lounge.
Market lights strung from the house to the tree create a warm and romantic atmosphere, especially in the evenings. Reclaimed red brick is used for the patio, which features intimate seating areas and beautifully planned landscaping.
The Wood House exemplifies a new concept and functional materials-driven design, featuring bold characteristics with local woods and glass walls. Each corner of the house is meticulously detailed, creating an ambiance of stylish living with a care for nature.
This beautifully bright kitchen features upper and lower white traditional cabinets separated by a dark taupe countertop matching the island. Silver globe lights give a vibrant contemporary detail to the design. A yellow striped valance adds color and matches the fresh centerpiece of flowers. Neutral dining chairs sit around the circular breakfast table soaking in the natural light from the windows.
A motion sensor enables the counter to light up automatically, welcoming guests into the powder room with a soft blue glow. The clients couldn't be happier with this everyday fix to their deep sea calling.
This living room's furniture has style and sophistication, which are offset by the playfulness of the marquee letter and the Roost metallic-colored Enchanted Forest Tree Trunk Stool. Bursts of yellow add personality to the otherwise neutral space.
This bright, happy room features a prominent green chaise with blue and green circle-patterned accent pillows, which add shape against the striped pull-up curtain and block floor rug. A tall crystal lamp stand and white dress form, wearing coordinating blues and greens, add height and layer to the fun eclectic lounge.