By far the most budget-friendly option, laminate countertops are enjoying a resurgence in popularity thanks to new patterns that resemble natural stone, wood or even quartz at a fraction of the cost. Retro, mid-century looks like the ubiquitous boomerang and bright, saturated colors are other trendy choices to consider.
This striking, contemporary bedroom is perfect for the young married set as it combines style, function and a bang for the buck. The soft gray walls, window treatments and furniture provide a great backdrop for the pop of color in the blue bed linens and black leather storage ottoman. The simple art and decorations also lift the mood.