Sleek Modern Dining Room With Multicolored Book Display
A modern dining room turns its book collection into an eye-catching design statement by organizing them by color in the space-saving built-in bookshelf. A simple picnic table and ghost chairs let the striking dark walls and rainbow colors do the talking.
Transitional Dining Room With a Pair of Black Metal Cabinets
Natural light illuminates this transitional dining room, showing off a pair of black metal display cabinets with barware and interesting collectibles. Gray and white upholstered chairs are positioned around a light wood table, while wide plank hardwood floors finish the look of the space.
With an eclectic mix of modern and vintage accents, this living room features layers of colors and textures creating a fun space for the loft owner. Open, metallic shelving creates space to display books and collectables without adding too much visual weight to the small space.
Contemporary Living Room With Black Metal Fireplace and Blue Accents
Natural light illuminates this stylish living room with a white sofa, blue and white upholstered armchair, and blue throw pillows. The round black coffee table matches the black metal fireplace, while light hardwood floors add a finishing touch.
The fastest way to add a little "prep" to your style is with a bit of trim. Designer Tobi Fairley adds white piping to the dining chairs and black trim to the lattice-print drapes for some classic preppy details. A modern rug, table and chandelier keep the room feeling updated.
The dining room of this Sherman Oaks, California contemporary home was decorated almost completely with black. From the dining room table, wallpaper, trim, chandelier, chairs and table settings, the dark color was layered to create the perfect backdrop.
A palette of pineapple, charcoal gray and soft white lends a sophisticated, urban sensibility to the living room of the HGTV Green Home 2011, illuminated by a diffused fabric light designed by Tobia Scarpa. A floor lamp with marble base and stainless steel telescopic stem illuminates a seating area. Snow Bush, a framed photograph by Bruce Zander, anchors the nook and adds visual interest.
Window Nook With Black Accordion Curtains, Fur-Draped Chair and Globe Pendant Over White Table
Black accordion curtains blend with the black wall paint in this stylish window nook. The sleek white table grabs attention against the black walls and black wood flooring. A faux fur chair cover and a knitted floor cushion add lovely texture to the design. A globe pendant light hangs over the table decorated with fuchsia flowers and red books for added color.
Captivating Art Deco Sitting Space With Black Wall Panelling, Green Velvet Chair and Prism Coffee Table
Black wall panelling with gold trim and corner embellishments adds texture and a sophisticated base for this sitting area design. Wand sconce lighting is mounted within the panels reflecting a warm glow on the black paint. The deep, vivid green of the velvet chair looks beautiful against the wall and black and white patterned floor. A geometric table adds the finishing touch to the sleek concept.
Draw the blackout curtains around this lounge area and voila: instant home theater. The screen lowers in front of the fireplace and plush leather recliners ensure everyone's comfort all the way through a double feature.
Low Light Dining Room With Accent Brick Wall Nook, Tall Tables With Bar Chair Seating and Neon City Line Light
A neon sky line light adds a pop of color to decorate this hip, contemporary dining room. Painted brick creates an accent wall behind the tables. Matching tables surrounded with bar chair seating are positioned within the nook space lit by individual lights above.