Neutral Midcentury Modern Family Room with Teal Lockers
HGTV's Fixer Upper host Joanna Gaines designed a wall of five built-in lockers for each of the McCalls' five children, painted in their mother's favorite shade of teal and backed with quirky wallpaper.
Midcentury Modern Open-Plan Living and Dining Space
Perfect for casual weekend living, this Hamptons beach-house dining/family room has a close connection to the kitchen, as well as to outdoor living areas. Glass doors on the ground level slide all the way into the walls, opening the family/dining room and living room to an expansive deck area. The rooms can be entirely open or protected from mosquitoes with a screen system, allowing for summer breezes, ample entertaining areas and restoring connections to nature. “A consistent — but not overwhelming — thread of blue follows throughout these ground level spaces: blue kitchen cabinets, blue custom rug and touches of blue walls,” note the architects.
Midcentury Modern Great Room With Neutral Stone Wall
This open plan great room offers ample space for relaxing and entertaining with a gray sectional sofa, funky zigzag print armchairs and a small dining area. A neutral stone wall and parquet flooring keep the look of the room bright, a quality emphasized by the open ceiling with skylight windows that offer natural light.
This gorgeous home was created by combining two apartments and structuring a large open concept living area that includes a kitchen, seating spaces and a dining room. Vintage midcentury furnishings and pops of yellow unify the look.
In this midcentury great room, some of the original details were preserved such as the wood paneled ceiling. But with walls full of windows and a lighter color palette, the space is now so bright and inviting.
Classic Midcentury Modern Home With White Walls and Modern Fireplace
A classic midcentury modern home looks fresh with crisp white walls and contemporary furniture. A sleek modern fireplace divides the otherwise open living and dining spaces and adds warmth -- visually and literally.
One of the most stunning aspects of the home is the three, garage-style doors making up the south wall. Raise them up and suddenly the interior is a complete blend with the backyard, indoor outdoor living at its most luxurious.
You'll never tire of that view and in the main living areas of the home, it's always on full display from inside or out on the adjacent patio. Area rugs help break up the open concept layout and oversized pendant lights make each space feel intimate.
A color-blocked area rug defines the living room component of this great room. Retro-style furnishings contribute to the room's midcentury-modern feel, including a trendy console piece that serves as a room divider between the living and dining spaces.
The California home marries modern and midcentury design for a simple and functional yet beautiful entertaining space. Neutral colors and layered lighting make it easy to transform the mood for whatever occasion may arise.