Rustic Cottage Living Space With Vaulted Wooden Ceiling
What was once a dark and cramped living room is now bright and airy after designer Kelly Mittleman bumped the ceiling up, taking advantage of empty attic space above. Bare windows on both sides of the room fill the space with daylight.
Warm, Cottage-Style Sitting Area From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah brightened up a cramped living space with cheerful, neutral wall paint and warm cottage-style decor. A dirty and damaged brick fireplace was painted a lovely neutral hue and accented with a new wood mantel and vintage brass accessories.
A neutral kitchen and dining area is brought to life with feminine robin's egg blue dining chairs and a shiny mosaic tile backsplash. Metallic-painted antlers hang on the dining room wall, giving the space a rustic-glamorous vibe.
A black desk with built-in file cabinets sits beneath a window in this home office, which has a white cushioned wicker chair and a circular tan wicker chair as seating options. Pale blue ceilingsslope above the dark hardwood floor.
Stone walls give this dining space a cottage feel but are updated with a sleek dining table and stylish wicker armchairs. A rug with an Aztec-inspired pattern looks fun and funky, and the wood ceilings above echo the soothing neutral tones in the room. Exposed ductwork adds an industrial element to the space, which features multiple styles blended together seamlessly.
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Designer Ashley Yeates Lathrop created a peaceful guest suite for the homeowners' business and personal guests. To reflect the ocean views, she brings a soothing color palette into the space and then mixes cozy furniture with a few rustic pieces for a cottage look.
Built-in shelves flank an elegant fireplace in this cozy sitting area off the master bedroom. Creamy curtains dress the floor-to-ceiling windows to provide privacy and block out light for a restful night's sleep. A sophisticated wingback chair and linen sofa are paired with a tufted ottoman, creating the perfect spot to watch TV or read a book.
A sisal-style rug anchors the dining room and counters the formal lines of the bold patterned chairs. Stepped out from the kitchen, this space is surrounded by three walls of windows, providing an almost outdoor dining experience.
Stone Cottage Bedroom Nook with Modern Leather Lounge Chair, Stone Walls and Antique Dresser
Here's a cozy lounge spot for reading that has views of the garden beyond. The highlight of the bedroom nook, a modern chaise lounge, is upholstered in leather and complemented by a lush throw blanket.
This breakfast nook features steel-blue banquette seating with dark gray cushions and pink floral pillows. Pink bows on the white window valance and the black and crystal chandelier lend a romantic touch to the space.
Brown and green wicker chairs surround a chunky cottage table for a cozy, comfortable dining room. A pair of cube light fixtures add structure to the space, while the floral-printed area rug brings all the colors of the room together.
Slipcovered chairs and a built-in bench with striped upholstery cushions surround a wooden table in this update take on a Southern cottage. Pistachio green walls, nautical sconces, pale wood floors and billowing white drapes complete this mod-cozy look. The made over dining space was featured on HGTV's series Renovation Raiders.
Bright Cottage-Style Living Room From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah transformed a dark and dated room into a warm cottage-style living space infused with modern elements. Varying shades of cream and white add depth to the neutral decor and accent the room's abundance of natural light.