A plush red leather chair with matching ottoman sits diagonally across from a double bookshelf filled with books. A framed art print of Marilyn Monroe hangs on one wall, while the ceiling has been treated to look like an old world map with a grand chandelier in the middle.
This gorgeous black end table by HGTV HOME features two open shelves for storing books and other accessories. The table is also outfitted with a chic acrylic-base lamp, small topiary tree and vintage clock, as seen on HGTV and DIY Network's Elbow Room.
Red Traditional Dining Room With Elegant Chandelier
This vibrant red dining room features a round glass table with wooden chairs on a large floral area rug. Elegant details, like the crystal chandelier and antique wood buffet table, are illuminated by natural light from a large window within the space.
Updated Traditional Living Room with Columns and Exotic Wood Dresser
This stunning living room borrows from French country style in creating an updated traditional feel. Unique features include the concrete columns that have been faux finished to reflect saw-cut travertine. Tea-stained walls add depth to the space, yet another special addition to this well-appointed room.
Need a clever way to have toys around but also keep them out of sight when guest are around? Try this diy project. Built with basic pine wood this ottoman was given a fashionable cushion top with chain hinges so the inside could be used as toy storage.
Grand Traditional Living Room With Large Windows, Neutral Sitting Furniture and Matching Built in Wood Cabinets
Large windows let in sunlight to brighten and highlight this sophisticated living room. A tufted leather armchair joins a pair of neutral sofas to create comfortable seating around an octagonal coffee table. Mirrored built in bookshelf and wood cabinets frame the fireplace with faux column surround and wood mantel.
Classy Breakfast Room With Vintage Chippendale Chairs
A family gathering place was created by mixing collective antiques and vintage Chippendale side chairs. The ceiling and inset wainscoting were painted French Blue to complement the antique wall plates and bird prints.
Traditional, Coastal Dining Room with Two-Story Ceiling
A balcony offers a bird's eye view of this traditional great room, where the central dining space flows into the kitchen, living room and sun deck beyond. A large lantern-style chandelier has the size and presence to light the space, while the nautical feel of its rope-like design complements the home's coastal location and theme. The dining room opens to the outdoor space and offers comfortable, lounge-style seating, inviting guests to linger and enjoy the ocean views.
Dining Table With Place Settings and Apple Centerpiece
At a large table (this one seats eight) consider using several small centerpieces rather than a single grand one. Here, a glass bowl filled with crabapples creates a low centerpiece while silver cups brimming with peach rosebuds add color and interest to each place setting. Image courtesy of Blackberry Farm; Photography by beall + thomas
The high coffered ceiling and arched entryway bring sophistication to this Tuscan-style home office and library. The rich wooden desk complements the wall-to-wall built-in bookshelves, while the patterned area rug brings a splash of color.
This breezy, beachy and traditional space serves as a home office and reading room. A built-in desk unit offers ample storage and provides maximum function in this narrow corner niche. The color palette reflects the home's coastal locale and sets a relaxing mood. Window shades give the homeowner flexibility and control with privacy and natural light.
Sitting Nook With Wall Mural and Oval-Backed Chair
This sitting nook features a wall mural that depicts a pastoral scene, creating a soothing ambiance in the space. A floral-patterned Louis XVI-style chair anchors the space next to a streamlined console table.
This intimate dining room is situated just off the kitchen and near the wet bar so friends and family can use it for casual meals and game nights. The space is distinguished by columns at each corner that support a decorative ceiling niche. The home has a larger formal dining room, as well.
Traditional Living Room With Bamboo Window Blinds, Light Blue Sofa, Striped Chairs and Large Area Rug
Bamboo blinds and beige floor-length curtains all for total natural light control in this cozy living room. A soft blue sofa compliments the light tones of the room design and matches the blue stripes on the wood framed arm chairs. The furniture faces a gold framed coffee table over a large floral area rug. A thick fireplace surround is fitting to the grounded, traditional style of the room.