"Colorful produce is a fragrant and easy way to add style to the entry," stylist Matthew Mead says. "Inexpensive fruits like green apples, tangelos and lemons" add interest everywhere, from centerpieces to the staircase, and create engaging focal points, he says. "Berries and sprigs of evergreen add a festive touch." Photo courtesy of Matthew Mead
This sleek kitchen's Zen hue was inspired by the home's marsh views. Soft gray paneled doors are made modern with stainless steel pulls, while stark, modern lines define the kitchen island and built-in refrigerator storage. The mix of cabinetry styles gives the room a custom look.
For a tone-on-tone effect, the formal dining room is equipped with several tints and shades of spring green. This subtle change in color adds a layered effect that’s elegant and understated but tonally in check with the greens seen in the adjacent great room. Layering several shades and tints of the same color is an excellent way to introduce color into your home without the hues becoming too contrasted or intense.
This stylish living room features shades of turquoise, jade green and yellow-green for a cohesive and sophisticated look. The backdrop calls attention to the black and white line drawings on the wall and the painted wood of the furniture.
White Pedestal Sink in Green Transitional Bathroom
This transitional bathroom's white pedestal sink provides a traditional touch in the lively space. Industrial-style wall sconces are on either side of the mirror, while a teal-and-gold geometric-patterned wallpaper provides a bold backdrop.
Sophisticated Bedroom in Shades of Green and White
A teen's room gets grown-up sophistication from a sage green color palette, vintage French lamps, and a lacquered nightstand. Green and white details create a clean and crisp atmosphere, reminiscent of an English garden.
Workstation With Black Desk and Floral-Print Chair
Known for her eclectic style, the homeowner’s workstation is designed with a classic, transitional desk, a rustic desk chair with bold-colored upholstery, Asian art and a mercury-glass lamp. For a touch of farmhouse style, the lamp is topped with a burlap drum shade.
Wainscoting and custom built-in bookshelves surround a bright front window in this elegant sitting room. A bench under the window adds extra seating and character. Above the wainscoting a fun but subtle wallpaper adds a touch of green color.
Cozy Green Breakfast Nook From HGTV Dream Home 2009
Just steps from the gourmet kitchen and overlooking the lush courtyard, the breakfast nook in the HGTV Dream Home 2009 creates a cozy, inviting space, making it the perfect spot to gather with family or friends, read the morning paper or fuel up with a cup of coffee before the work day. The bamboo window shades soften the space and add a touch of texture.
Dark wood moldings and built-ins contrast against the grass-green walls of this transitional family room and home office. A comfortable green sofa is a comfortable place to watch TV, while the built-in desk provides a functional workspace.
Fun, Feminine Dining Room With Soft Pink & Pastel Green
Incorporating soft pinks and pastel greens, this dining room feels open and full of natural light. The custom pink table seats eight and was inspired by a Chanel piece. Two crystal chandeliers hang above the table, adding elegance and sophistication to the fun, feminine space.
Resin Animal Heads on Green Wall in Safari-Themed Nursery
A green wall with white resin animal heads is the focal point of this safari-themed nursery, which also features a gray crib with striped bedding as well as a leather occasional chair with nailhead trim.