An eye-catching hand-woven cowhide area rug sits under the dining room table, made from pieces of leather stitched together to create a checkerboard look with different shades of gray and gray/beige. The rich rug with resilient canvas underbelly and no slip corner-grip technology adds pattern and a bit of warmth to this neutral dining space.
Don't think of beige as boring — think of it as a blank canvas. Look for geometric rugs in bright colors to punch up your bland carpet. If you can't settle on a hue, designer Holly Marsh suggest to "start with a color or a toy that makes you feel happy. You'd be surprised how far that one element can take you."
A traditional tufted sofa with nailhead trim is brightened with a yellow and a purple patterned throw pillow. Lavender pottery sits on the glass coffee table, and a darker purple lamp rests on the matching end table. A contemporary purple rug adds graphic punch to the space, while abstract painted canvases bring a soft touch to the walls.
Your child can pretend to be a mountaineer in this playroom painted with peaks and valleys. Shelves provide ample space for organizing toys and books, and a table with small stools is the perfect spot for kids to create art or do puzzles. A door covered with chalkboard paint provides a reusable canvas, and a graphic blue rug hides the inevitable spills.
The deep orange coloring of the floor rug catches the eye in this bright, white kitchen. Sharp modern lines create intrigue in the design highlighted by natural sunlight coming in from the uncovered windows. A trio of teardrop pendant lines are lined above the large island. A cool, modern canvas finishes the space with fitting decor.
Neutral walls keep this dining room feeling spacious. A circular wood dining table is surrounded with upholstered dining chairs featuring a darker center stripe. A multicolor striped rug brightens the design and is complimented by two art canvases displayed on the wall.
A black and white three-fold headboard and Buddha art canvas bring traditional asian flair to the contemporary feel of this bedroom. A mix of throw pillows features yellow, orange and purple tones with a sheen finish reflecting the natural light from the windows. Midcentury modern nightstands support warm-toned table lamps on both sides of the bed. A brown rug is angled across the floor to create an interesting line through the room.
White walls are the perfect blank canvas for colorful art and pillows. Although minimalistic, this Scandinavian style girl's bedroom boasts plenty of charming elements, like the gold chandelier, white fur rug and graphic throw pillow.
A hand-painted canvas on the ceiling and rich walnut paneling frame this formal study. A traditional chandelier and tufted armchairs provide a casual warmth to the space, while the animal print area rug adds visual interest.