The kitchen was kept clean and bright with white cabinetry and backsplash tiles and a pale gray countertop. Texture brings in layers of interest: a black-and-white shag rug, the pretty wooden cutting board.
To make an exciting impression from the moment anyone walks into this apartment, the designer chose wallpaper with a bark-like pattern and a dark jewel-toned color for the ceiling. A shagreen console adds to the layers of texture.
A mix of patterns brings life to this dark, cozy bedroom. Black and white toile curtains, a chevron pillow and a black-and-white striped rug bring texture to the small room. An orange chair provides the only source of color.
Mixing a modern rock influence with timeless style, this living room features a beautiful neural and black color scheme and an array of textures creating intrigue throughout the space. Black chairs surround a circular coffee table over a large, diamond-pattern area rug. An intricate, unique art piece is mounted above the decorative, traditional mantle displaying the juxtaposition of styles.
A newlywed couple's bedroom in the Hollywood Hills captures the allure of the Hollywood and the naturally Bohemian air of living in Laurel Canyon in one space. A large scale sea photograph printed on plexiglass is mounted above a modern black bed frame with white linens and layered pillows. Patterned rugs add warm color to the room.
Even though the spaces are visually connected, the exposed beams in the kitchen and the exposed brick floor help to keep the spaces separate. The dining room continues the rustic charm with the elegant farmhouse table and bench seating, but Joanna infused the rustic style with a modern twist-the patterned rug. This rug helps make the space more fun, as well as tying it to the black hutch, a stylish and functional piece where the family stores their dishes. As seen on Fixer Upper.
Decorative throw pillows add green and blue accents to the attractive neutral design of this contemporary living room. A white mantel frames the black brick fireplace surround. A pair of patterned gray armchairs face into the modern plastic coffee table. A gray shag rug adds additional texture.
A midcentury modern settee provides a splash of color with jade green upholstery that pops against white-trimmed black walls. The black and white theme continues in the modern area rug, framed mirror and bolster pillows. Two leather-topped stools are pushed together to form a coffee table.
A bold-patterned black and white area rug defines this retro space. Modern swivel chairs with bright yellow seat cushions add a pop of color to the space, and cone-shaped wood pendant lighting illuminates a simple modern dining table.
This living room designed by HGTV Design Star contestant Trent Hultgren shows how to mix geometric patterns using the room's accessories while keeping the main furniture piece solid. A dark gray sofa and jet black coffee table ensure the different patterns don't clash.