A fresh take on knobs and pulls is one of the quickest fixes for what ails your kitchen cabinets. Browse for new options at your local big-box store, at handcrafted glass or metal shops or from specialty retailers like Restoration Hardware, which stocks this knob in amber, green, violet, black and clear glass.
Blenko glass amber and green jars rest on a side table in the family room, their hues reflected in the botanical-print draperies from Boussac. The lamp is made from a vintage zinc architectural fragment found in Paris.
Black café curtains, used as a privacy screen for this pedestal-style soaking tub, help to soften the bathroom's sleek, contemporary mien. Onyx floor and wall tiles in a rich amber hue, plus a mini gallery wall, give the space its moxie.
Sweeping walls of glass blur the lines between indoors and out. This all-white living space is modern and minimal, with clean lines and massive windows that place the emphasis on the view. Bold hits of amber and citron in the furnishings stand out against the stark white palette.
Brown leather barstools feel right at home in this contemporary kitchen, bringing out the rich blue of the island. When they're not sharing a meal together, the owners and their kids can also use this space to go over homework.
This urban backyard is made for entertaining and relaxation! The grass is actually artificial turf, so you never have to worry about mowing. Lounge on colorful cushions on the patio, or sit on the outdoor furniture under strings of lights. Plenty of plants and trees make for a lush outdoor oasis.
Stepping inside this San Diego home reveals crisp white walls and soothing blue accents. A wood bench decorated with pillows sits just below the stairs and gives visitors a comfortable place to wait on the owners.
To prevent the kitchen from feeling too stark, the designers balanced the white walls with reclaimed wood beams and a custom cabinet. Thanks to their natural finish, these pieces also offer a hint of farmhouse style.
On the other side of the room, a bookshelf displays some of the owners' favorite items: vintage books, ceramic vases and woven baskets from their travels abroad. Guests will love admiring these pieces while they wait for dinner.