The calming blue and white color palette of HGTV Smart Home 2015 is carried through in the bedroom’s throw pillows, which feature a fun pattern that can be seen throughout the room. A hint of metallic speaks to the upscale, glamorous style of the space.
When outdoor seating has seen better days, or if you’re no longer in love with the style, redirect attention elsewhere, say, to a perky throw pillow. Choose an outdoor pillow like the Chad Outdoor Throw Pillow, $49 from Grandin Road, which will stand up to the elements — it dries in just 24 hours and the cover is removable for easy cleaning.
Scour the close-out bins at fabric stores to find designer textiles in patterns and colors that you love and that fit with your furniture. Then follow DIY instructions to make easy-sew pillows that add a pop of color to complete a room, says Atlanta interior designer Steve McKenzie.
This white concrete “table” is a large pillar hurricane from Serena & Lily, with the glass portion removed, placed next to an African daybed. This space is a part of the covered porch designed by Yvonne McFadden in the 2017 Home for the Holidays Designer Showhouse and Marketplace.
The long white sectional is filled with white throw pillows for a padded finish to the sitting space. A white cabana cover shades the lounge area while keeping with the sunny and bright feel. A low Asian coffee table features sharp lines and a calm, neutral color. Wood cabinets built into the stone retaining wall provide easily accessible storage.
A modern sectional with tufted details creates clean lines for this open concept loft. Paired with a large oriental rug and a tiered coffee table, the living space is comfy and inviting while retaining its modern sensibilities.