This light and bright apartment features a second floor landing with a brown cowhide chaise lounge and floor-to-ceiling bookshelf that create the perfect reading nook. A tufted blue sofa is positioned next to a mirrored glass coffee table in a nearby sitting area, while large windows showcase sprawling New York City views.
Although the tight living room of Briana and Buzz's Brooklyn loft only has 10-by-12-feet of useable space, it seems open, airy and spacious thanks to a great space plan and a plethora of space saving solutions — some simply practical, others decorative.
Floor-to-ceiling windows in this living room, devoid of curtains or blinds, frame the arresting city views like a giant piece of art. The stripped-down white sofa appears to float in the center of the space.
Funky cabinets and floating shelves create an eye-catching wall in this hip, modern kitchen. A bright white, tile backsplash adds texture to the space while gorgeous, dark wood cabinets bring in warmth. Photos, maps, and books are lovely personal touches that sets this urban kitchen apart.
This fireplace is clad in new bricks and features a custom designed trim and screen. The industrial chandelier over the dining table works perfectly to balance out the off center fireplace in this modern Park Slope apartment.The baseboard and window sills were replaced with wood reclaimed from an old Brooklyn building for a one-of-a-kind look.
Graphic Throw Pillow in Music-Inspired Teen Bedroom
This teen bedroom boasts an urban vibe inspired by a love for music and all things British. A gray graphic throw pillow with the saying, "Normal Is Boring" is positioned in front of the reclaimed wood headboard, while the Union Jack comforter provides a pop of color.
Contemporary White Kitchen with Rustic Wood Island
This sleek and contemporary, open plan kitchen boasts stunning details, like gorgeous geometric pendant lamps and mosaic tiled cabinets. A raw wood island adds a a warm rustic touch and bold artwork brings a touch of color into the neutral space.
Above Lily's crib hangs her name made from basic white letters dressed up with ballet slipper pink ribbon. This is an excellent way to personalize a nursery with affordable, easy-to-find materials. A similar look can be achieved with metallic house letters or numbers found at leading home improvement stores.
Minimalism is key in this white dining space. A simple rug gives the dining area a sense of separation in the open-plan urban home. Contemporary art adds a few colorful top notes to warm the space and infuse it with life.