A glass table is flanked by six curved leather black and white chairs and filled with two glass vases of red roses in this traditional formal dining room. The custom wet bar with glass tile backsplash adds visual interest and makes for easy entertaining.
The midcentury modern nightstand features a dark wood frame with light wood drawers in front of a graphic, neutral wallpaper. The area rug below provides a pop of red color complimented by the red flowers on the nightstand. A gold spike trinket and sleek modern vases join the flowers for an intriguing mix of texture in the decor. A blank pendant light hangs above.
Stacked stone brings beautiful design and texture moving around three sides of this fireplace from mantel to hearth. The built in stone frames the smaller panel fireplace surround with a smoky brown and black finish.
High contrast black and white stripes trick the eye into seeing more light in this space and create a bold backdrop for the bright, kelly green L-shaped bench. A stark white modern dining table shines against the striped walls and dark hardwood floor. A black and white vase fits the motif perfectly to display orange flowers bringing a pop of accent color.
This space was designed for the 44th Annual Bucks County Designer House + Gardens and features a porch entryway with hand painted black and white harlequin floors, traditional black farmhouse door, and white paneled exterior walls.
The freestanding closet once located just inside this home's entrance was replaced with this impressive new fireplace with stacked stone and painted black firebox. The firebox ties the black french doors into the room and pops against the neutral tones of the stone.
You can save money by buying a small bouquet of flowers for a vase on a table, then enhancing it with a few leaves from your bushes and trees to add depth. Instead of books, display colorful city guides, even ones you pick up on travels, to show your love of certain destinations.
A vintage red leather couch stands out in an eclectic living room, which also has unique red wall vases, a small glass coffee table with three white vases, black and white floral curtains, and a console with matching table lamps.
Reflections abound in this mirrored and tiled foyer in shades of gray. An elegant love seat reflects off the mirror-tiled wall as well as the black marble floor. The tray ceiling supports a stunning chandelier.
Natural and stained black wood create a striking contrast on this mid-century modern buffet. A large round mirror helps to visually expand the minimalist living room, while a mix of contemporary and organic accessories decorate the space.
Patterned black-and-orange pillows bring striking contrast to the textured white bedding in this rustic meets contemporary bedroom. Wood beams surround the bed for an organic element, while clean white curtains blend with the walls and provide shade.
A semi-tarnished champagne bucket or used water pitcher can make a chic and unique flower vase, says Michiel Perry, founder of Black Southern Belle. If you have a covered porch or patio, don't be afraid to buy indoor pieces and spray paint them with outdoor protectant, she adds. Also, you can create a bar cart by buying an existing side table or thrift store steal and gluing a tray you already own to the top it. Then paint it or stamp it with your initials or a welcome message for guests.