A built-in banquette with easy-to-clean striped fabric is the perfect kid-friendly choice for a cozy breakfast area. Drawers underneath provide extra storage, and a beaded chandelier makes for a striking focal point.
To define the breakfast nook, the banquette and surrounding trimwork is painted a striking blue. Classic Windsor chairs sit opposite the leather-cushioned banquette, surrounding the farmhouse-inspired table.
The sisal area rug defines the cozy sitting area and adds warm texture to the space. Cushy poufs provide extra seating to the comfortable sectional and cane back armchair. A wall of French doors bathe the bright white space in natural light.
A banquette is the perfect solution for getting a crowd around a table. With comfortable leather cushions and textured throw pillows, the banquette is not only a great family dining spot, but also a great spot to relax. Slate tile grounds the space, which pairs rich blue walls with a white tongue-and-groove ceiling.
The brick wall housing the fireplace and TV is painted white along with the rest of the walls to create a light and airy environment. Blue and tan throw pillows add a splash of color the gray sectional, which is the perfect spot for the whole family to gather. A sisal area rug grounds the room and adds tactile appeal.
Woven baskets in this family room are perfectly for stowing away toys or books for quick clean up. For a personal touch, as well as design contrast, a large horse portrait fills the wall behind the sectional.
The chunky wood mantel adds a rustic touch to the white brick fireplace wall. Cushy poufs are ideal for the kids to lounge on while watching TV, while a comfortable gray sectional is large enough for friends and family to gather.
A distressed iron base pairs with a rustic wood top for a chic farmhouse-style dining table. The blue banquette with a leather cushion and Windsor chairs surround the table for comfortable seating the whole family can enjoy.
Sliding glass doors completely open the cottage living room to the swimming pool and patio, creating an indoor/outdoor living space. Comfortable furniture surrounds the gray stone fireplace, and tucked in the corner is a glam bar perfect for entertaining.
Designed for a young family with three little boys, the living room pairs a comfortable gray sectional with textured poufs and a sisal area rug. The bright and airy space incorporates an East Coast vibe with a touch of casual California feel.
Can it be true? This gorgeous lake home done all in white is kid friendly? Yes, thanks to stain resistant fabrics and durable finishes! The armchair slipcovers with shabby chic ties were created by a local craftsman.
Designed to be a family room area where all the neighborhood kids will gather on movie night, this space needed to be durable and beautiful. The window seat with its easy-to-clean laminated fabric creates a cozy and sunny reading area and allows for additional movie viewing. The custom-made media cabinet hides all the kids toys, board games and AV equipment.
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.