Midcentury Modern Kitchen Bar With Large Marble Crack Design, Cream Padded Barstools and Built In Shelves
Large tan marble cracks add personality against the solid, smooth surfaces in this midcentury modern kitchen. Stainless steel barstools with cream seats create a stylish eat-in space at the bar. Built in woodgrain shelving continues into the kitchen cabinets. The woodgrain refrigerator doors match the cabinets allowing it to blend into the design.
Green Tile Backsplash Surrounding Stainless Steel Range and Stove Over Stainless Steel Countertop in Midcentury Modern Kitchen
Light from the track lighting, pendant lights and clerestory windows bounces off the stainless steel countertops and appliances in this midcentury modern kitchen. Soft, neutral shades of green tile add color to the room without overpowering the design. Frosted glass cabinets top the lower light wood cabinets.
“I love mixing authentic midcentury pieces with reproductions to make a space feel fresh and not too much like a time capsule,” says designer Aletha VanderMaas. “The bold, blue sectional sofa and matching ottoman complement the orange brick wall, which is an original feature in this midcentury modern home. The vintage end tables that flank the sofa give the room a retro vibe—and were both Craigslist finds for less than $50 each. The assortment of graphic pillows makes the space feel more modern and not stuck in the 1960s. And the reproduction Sputnik light fixture is from Practical Props in Los Angeles, and is certainly the focal piece of the entire living room.”
Just down the hall sits a formal dining room steeped in midcentury modern style, with a Sputnik light fixture and large square table. Blue armchairs anchor either side of the room and echo the hues in the framed artwork.
Incorporating bold abstract art and large-scale geometric patterns helped achieve a unique and retro look in this living room. Yellow throw pillows add bright color, while a thick-striped rug adds bold pattern. Unique tables complete the funky, fresh decor.
Blue Mid-Century Modern Master Bedroom with Sitting Area
Host Erin Napier said the old closet and sitting area had the feeling of a cage fight with its metal side lights and trophy display area. After the renovations, the master bedroom, and master closet now feature refinished hardwood floors, a new coat of paint and new furnishings to create a relaxed retreat area.
The vision for the space was to create a dining area for six. To achieve this, designer Perry Walter installed a L-shaped banquette that is perfectly scaled for the Saarinen-inspired table. Midcentury modern armchairs pair with the bench seating to accommodate more guests.
A mustard yellow couch sits centered in front of large windows in the midcentury modern home library. Stylish wood panels the ceiling, mimicking the warm wood floor below. Books line the walls framing the window, filling the custom floor-to-ceiling shelving and adding a sense of coziness to the space.
A turquoise mid-century modern chair highlights the piping of the scalloped ottoman in this carefully designed family room. The white bookshelf's lime green backing adds color, contrast and movement to the space.
Functional, Midcentury Modern Kitchen with Black and White Kitchen Island
Not only is this black and white, Midcentury Modern kitchen elegant and sleek, the space is also incredibly functional. Plenty of cabinets on the back wall and concealed cabinets in the island give the room tons of storage, while the huge kitchen island adds counter space as well as seating for eight, making the space perfect for any size party.
This multi-functional space perfectly fits the family perfectly. A comfy, gray sectional, upholstered ottoman and playful striped slipper chair create the TV viewing area, while brass étagères flank a coordinating TV console house metallic woven baskets that act as toy storage for the kiddos. Finally, a cream lacquered and brass desk was placed against the back of the chaise sectional where the homeowners can catch up on work while their kids watch a movie or play within eyesight.
Silver Dining Table, Nailhead Trimmed Chairs and Hexagon Pattern Accent Wall in Midcentury Modern Dining Room
A brown and orange hexagon pattern accent wall catches the eye in this midcentury modern dining room. A buffet at the accent wall features a wine refrigerator, wet bar display and textured white lamp. A silver dining table is circled with light gray tufted chairs with a nailhead finish.
Midcentury Modern Kitchen With Stainless Steel Appliances
White quartz countertops are a bright finishing touch for this midcentury modern kitchen, enhancing the room’s open and airy feel. The designer maintained the space’s original curved layout and incorporated a raised bar between the kitchen and family room to define the two areas.
Midcentury Modern Red Sofa and Gray Sofa in Charcoal Living Room With Bright Red Chairs and Gray and White Area Rug
The midcentury modern sofas are the anchor pieces in this living room. By adding vintage side and coffee tables, a Serge Mouille-style floor lamp, a gray-and-white ombre rug, and pops of bright red along with the newly painted gray walls, the space becomes an eclectic, sophisticated room suitable for entertaining and relaxing.
A mid-century modern style family room with a collection of furniture classics: An Italian leather sofa, wicker egg chair, natural wood coffee table and modern light fixture create a sophisticated space. Light wood tone floors with an inspired area rug and sliding glass doors highlight the views.
A pair of gray velvet, tufted sofas and a low, blue ottoman form a comfy seating area next to the fireplace in this lovely, midcentury modern living room. The blue accent wall sets the tone for the color palette, with punches of red found in the throw pillows and curtains.
Midcentury Ranch Home With Hardscaping and Water Feature
This midcentury modern ranch home features attractive hardscaping of gravel and stone slabs, as well as a grouping of cactus plants in the front. A narrow water creates the impression of a creek running in front of the home. The covered entry features a red French door and is lit by a Sputnik chandelier.