Broad floor-to-ceiling windows fill the room with natural light, keeping this family-friendly space well lit from morning to night. Two contemporary armchairs below invite the owners and their kids to curl up with a good book.
White Kitchen Sitting Area With Panel-Glass Windows
One end of this light-filled white kitchen, which shares a wall of panel-glass windows with the adjacent dining room, has been transformed into a cozy sitting area furnished with a lovely antique loveseat.
A closer look at this sitting room reveals how similar canvas shapes and frames can help different pieces of art work well together. Even better, the paintings' brilliant hues enliven the white walls for maximum visual appeal.
Another great way to generate visual interest? Mix and match pieces with opposing textures. In this contemporary sitting room, designer Raegan Ford paired delicate gold swans with rougher materials, like geodes and glass beads, to keep all eyes on her coffee table.
Gold pendant lights were a smart choice for this stylish sitting area, as they both accentuate the room's height and offer a touch of shine. Paintings with fun, saturated colors not only make for great conversation starters after dinner, but also complement the pillows on the sofa.