A traditional foyer welcomes guests to this 6,600-square-foot home in Seattle, Wash. While they wait for the owners to greet them, visitors can take a seat on the built-in banquette or admire classic details like the chandelier, staircase with wainscoting or the painting hanging over the console table.
Linear neutral tile is paired with pebble tile floor to create a spa-worthy walk-in shower. A built-in bench provides a seat, while a nook offers storage space. Purple towels add richness and color to the room.
A large kitchen island provides ample space for extra food preparation and stylish additional seating in this sleek transitional kitchen with a farmhouse feel. Country influenced accents from the teapot and fun, painted chairs liven the space while conical metal pendant light and tile backsplash shimmer among the sleek line and neutral palette cabinetry. Built-in storage provides an ideal place for organizing mail, showcasing assorted glassware and showing off family photos on the bulletin board.
A striped half curtain provides privacy while still letting natural light fill the bright, white bathroom. A built in double vanity features a mirrored design of marble countertop, wood-framed mirror and simple sconces. Connecting the vanities, a window seat creates a decorative space for blue pillows to add color to the design.
A glowing gold light fixture is a contemporary twist on a disco ball casting cubes of light throughout this bedroom. A mix of patterned throw pillows decorate the blue seat cushion of the built in bench. A large abstract art canvas is mounted opposite the bed with upholstered pattern headboard and white linens.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It Too, this family room is bright and inviting. With a large sofa and brightly colored bean bags, there is plenty of seating, while the built in cabinets add lots of storage for the family. The yellow accents in the space help to make it bright, while the natural wood coffee table and gray of the sofa warm up the space, making it inviting.
Natural light illuminates this colorful breakfast nook with a custom walnut top table and blue chairs. A window seat boasts a blue cushion and decorative throw pillows, connecting to a built-in countertop with ample cabinets and shelves underneath for storage. A metallic chandelier lends an edgy finishing touch.
The living room needed fun, durable seating to accommodate the family's teenage son and his friends, so designers added a tough, blue sectional and faux green leather ottoman that doubles as a coffee table. To provide display shelves, shelves were built into the half-wall separating the kitchen and dining room from the living room. These shelves are made of dark, rich wood, which, along with the white walls, ties this space into the rest of this family's 1920s Spanish home.
Wood pieces move in different directions to create a decorative design in the structure of this rustic bar area. A bronze centerpiece with a cow head sits between two sets of open shelf storage with built-in lighting. Wood barstools with leather seat cushions pull up to the washboard bottom of the bar.
Large tan marble cracks add personality against the solid, smooth surfaces in this midcentury modern kitchen. Stainless steel barstools with cream seats create a stylish eat-in space at the bar. Built in woodgrain shelving continues into the kitchen cabinets. The woodgrain refrigerator doors match the cabinets allowing it to blend into the design.
This breakfast nook provides a cozy space to wake up and enjoy your morning cup of coffee. The large unobstructed window fills the area with light while the bench, built into the corner, gives ample seating and tons of pillows to lean on. The traditional Mediterranean style of the kitchen is modernized with a neutral gray wall color. Storage isn't a problem in the eating area, the bench has been outfitted with concealed storage for dishes or linens.
A full bar features built-in wine storage and ample seating for family and friends. The lower level of this three-story beachfront home serves as a game and media room, bar, exercise room, full bathroom and laundry room. Broad windows let in loads of natural light and put the ocean views on display. Tans, browns, deep greens and blues combine with textures such as woven reeds, metallic, leather and driftwood to bring nature indoors. A feature wall behind the bar was inspired by the client's travels.
White upper cabinets, white subway tile backsplash and white floor tile gives this spacious kitchen a light and bright look. A woodgrain finish on the lower cabinets brings a warm element to the design. Stainless steel stools with a clear plastic seat are placed at the countertop overhang for a built in eat in area.
Built in shelving creates a decorative frame around the bench seat. Blue patterned throw pillows work with blue accents throughout the room to add color to the design. A dark dining table and dark hardwood flooring create a deep contrast against the bright, white room. A gold and crystal chandelier hanging above adds a traditional flair.
Bold, blue artwork defines this high-drama dining room, which features white walls and a coffered ceiling with a unique, angular design. Slipcovered chairs offer crisp, yet comfortable seating that invites guests to linger. A wine cellar is surrounded by smoked glass, giving visitors a peek at the bottles stored inside. A built-in sideboard next to the wine cellar is functional and stylish, and offers a perfect nook to display dramatic artwork.
Old Hollywood glam meets traditional architecture in this small Manhattan dining space. Black and white is a classic combination, and a banquette built into a wall of storage invites guests to linger with a classic cocktail. Bentwood chairs with rattan seats provide homeyness and charm to the neutral transitional area.
A soft blue wall color keeps this kitchen space looking light and open. A cutout section houses a stainless steel range hood framed by built-in white cabinets and a gray and white tile backsplash. The large white bar in the foreground has a cutout fit perfectly for storing the barstools with brass bases and wood seats.
Lighted glass door display cabinets top the built in white cabinetry for a sophisticated decorative touch in the timeless traditional look. A range hood blends with the cabinets over a neutral tile backsplash. A long kitchen island is lit by a trio of stainless steel pendant lights complimenting the stainless steel barstools with black leather seats.