An elegant, textured tray ceiling draws the eye up in this 2009 Kips Bay Decorator Show House Living Room designed by Charles Pavarini. An immaculate chandelier along with simple recessed lighting and modern lamps accentuates the detail of the geometric ceiling, modern furniture and sparkling fireplace.
This Greenwich Connecticut estate built in 2009 is reminiscent of an elegant turn-of-the-century estate. Set on four incredibly maintained acres of land, it offers luxuries like a lit tennis court, sparkling pool, and five car garage with loads of privacy.
This romantic, neutral master bathroom from HGTV Dream Home 2009 is a feast for the eyes. At the end of the long, narrow room sits a grand Victorian-style tub, offset by gleaming hardwood floors. Custom cabinetry offers ample room for double vanities and plenty of storage.
Go with your changing tastes. When DIYer and stylist Jo Torrijos renovated her Craftsman bungalow kitchen in 2009, she installed cherry cabinets. She later grew tired of the look, but didn’t want to purchase new cabinets. By repainting them in a light gray (Benjamin Moore’s Gray Owl), Torrijos was able to modify her kitchen to go with her updated style.
This spacious kitchen from the 2009 HGTV Dream Home combines the look of traditional cabinets with state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances. Twin refrigerators, dishwashers, wine cabinets and islands make entertaining a crowd effortless in this traditional-meets-modern cooking space. The room features a convenient pantry and space for dining.
This adorable kid’s closet was designed with California Closets’ adjustable shelving, so it can grow with the child. When the child is young, everything is placed low and open for easy access. The shelving and flooring are neutral, so any age, taste or gender can be accommodated. The closet was featured in the 2009 Somerset Collection Showhome and built by Custom Homes by Derocher.
When interior designer Linda Woodrum set about designing this guest bedroom for HGTV Dream Home 2009, she envisioned a cozy, lived-in space with walls painted a peaceful shade of buttercream and a bed blanketed in heirloom-style fabrics. To balance the old-fashioned feel, jolts of color, interesting texture combinations and bold patterns, including paisley and check, were used to ramp up the room's energy.
This adorable kid’s closet was designed with California Closets’ adjustable shelving, so it can grow with the child. When the child is young, everything is placed low and open for easy access. While this “Princess Closet” features feminine pastel clothes and toys, note that the shelving and flooring are neutral, so any age, taste or gender can be accommodated. The closet was featured in the 2009 Somerset Collection Showhome and built by Custom Homes by Derocher.
English Rose 'Kew Gardens' is an unusual English rose with small, single flowers clustered in very large heads somewhat like a hydrangea. Though more like a species hybrid in appearance, it enjoys all the strengths of a David Austin rose. The young buds are soft apricot opening to pure white, with a hint of soft lemon behind the stamens. After bloom, small red hips which should be removed to encourage repeat flowering from early summer through the end of the season. It is extremely healthy, nearly thornless and produces masses of white blooms, lending the bush the appearance of being covered with snow. Its growth is bushy and upright. It makes a lovely flowering hedge. Repeat-flowering. Grows to approximately 5 ft tall x 3 ft wide. RHS "Award of Garden Merit." (David Austin 2009, Ausfence).