Herringbone hardwood floors, fine antiques and sculptural wall details are among the standout features in this transitional foyer. The dark floors form a stark, pleasing contrast with the white walls. Meanwhile, natural wood beams overhead draw the eye to the stepped ceiling and wrought-iron chandelier. A grandfather clock is a stately and unexpected touch.
This nautical-themed teen bedroom brings together vintage and newfangled furniture and accessories, creating a space that feels interesting and contemporary. Unique items include the antique propeller above the twin bed, and the shelving unit made from pipes, ropes and reclaimed wood flooring. The striped wall provides a focal point, and adds a touch of fun and whimsy.
Designer Genevieve Gorder transformed an adjacent apartment into a luxurious master suite that includes antique doors imported from Morocco, a hand-carved bed from India, custom wood floors, and a beautiful glass chandelier, as seen on HGTV's "Genevieve's Renovation."
Designer Genevieve Gorder converted this former living room into a luxurious master suite with beautiful custom pieces. Antique doors imported from Morocco, a hand-carved bed from India, custom hardwood floors, and a stunning marble fireplace ground this room in a soft neutral color palette with a harmonious blend of textures.
This historic home's front door is bordered by sidelights and a transom window, allowing maximum natural light into the foyer. Designer Tip: Provide seating in a foyer, such as this antique Windsor chair.
This rustic lodge-style bedroom contains an antique iron headboard and footboard. A wood plank ceiling with exposed timbers, wide plank hardwood floors, ticking stripe window treatments and painted nightstands complement the bedroom's relaxed rustic style.
The focal point of this hallway collection is the antique dresser and jewelry box that are displayed prominently in the center of the wall. To accent the rich tones of the dresser's dark wood, the light wood of the floor and the frames of the art collection play off of the highlights in the dresser. The traditional oriental rug, then, reflects the bold colors inside the jewelry box, tying the entire space together. A glass wall follows the stairs to the second story, allowing this collection to be appreciated from any vantage point.
A rich walnut kitchen island provides an antique Midcentury vibe, paired with white countertops and light, bleached wood cabinets. Colorful antique stools sit atop gray and white geometric floor tiles that extend throughout the kitchen and nearby dining space.
Large windows with dark wood trim continue the Old World feel into the dining room. Because the walls and floors are so much lighter, the wood adds dimension to the space and draws the eye in towards the antique table.
Designer Melissa Greenauer recently transformed a stark, minimalist residence in Manhattan into a warm and elegant retreat from city life for its new owner. The walk-in closet reflects the client’s traditional style with rich wood tones and classic detailing like fluted panels, antiqued glass overhead light fixtures and leather hardware. Carlisle Wide Plank Floors' custom hickory flooring is the foundation of Greenaur's design for this well-organized space.
Designer Genevieve Gorder converted the former living room in the adjacent apartment into a luxurious master suite with a hand-carved bed from India and custom wood floors. An antique sewing machine is repurposed as a nightstand, while a glowing contemporary chandelier brings a sleek touch to the room's eclectic style.
The original plan for the kitchen was to install hardwood floors, but Fixer Upper host Joanna Gaines opted instead for black and white tile, originally planned for use only in a butler's pantry, to give the entire kitchen added personality and a more dynamic look. Stained antique doors, a wooden island and copper elements help provide a warm counterbalance to the striking black and white.