This casual seating area is a charming addition to this screened-in porch. Dark contemporary wicker chairs counterbalance the traditional style of the pedestal coffee table, while colorful throw pillows keep the space feeling lively and fresh.
Shelf lighting illuminating the liquor bottles adds a colorful and decorative look to this bar. A painted brick accent wall features bold lettering and compliments the neutral and black tones in the room. Green bar chairs line the bar for a clean, contemporary finish.
Graceful glass pendants add to the airy lightness of this pretty kitchen which also features polished Carrara marble countertops and blue and white laser-cut marble backsplash tiles. The counter provides a more casual seating area to eat or work.
This fun and colorful terrace features comfortable, casual seating and a friendly vibe, not to mention a great city view. Wood furniture sports neutral cushions that allow the colorful accent pillows to pop, while metal chairs provide additional seating for dining and entertaining.
This farmhouse kitchen feels open and airy with beautiful white cabinetry, porcelain-tiled flooring, stainless steel appliances and a neutral subway tile backsplash. Rustic barstools provide casual seating at the island, which functions as an eating area, preparation station and gathering spot.
This great room is divided by a floor-to-ceiling fireplace. The dining area features a restaurant-style banquette, while the living areas flow into each other, one with a sectional and another with a casual seating arrangement. A bank of windows brightens all.
To give the homeowners more functional kitchen space, designers brought in a large kitchen island to add plenty of counter space and casual seating. With its modern design, the island helps to update the kitchen space, complementing the modern cabinets and fresh, new countertops.
This dynamic space also provides a wide spectrum of uses. The lobby is an extension of the street, drawing patrons in and offering casual seating with a screen above for viewing previews and promotions. A ceiling representing the traditional sidewalk marquee marks the entrance to the theaters.
This U-shaped kitchen features light brown wood slab doors with a painted and distressed finish that adds texture. A lively mosaic tile onyx backsplash and neutral countertops finish off the look of the space, while simple wooden stools provide space for casual seating along the countertop.
Separating the kitchen and living room spaces, a small bar adds casual seating and provides a place to house the stove. Covering this bar is antique barn wood that has been repurposed to create a rustic, farmhouse look in this updated kitchen. As seen on America's Most Desperate Kitchens.
The addition of the kitchen island helps to create a more functional space by providing counter space as well as a casual seating option for the family. Since the dining room is also connected to the kitchen, the additional seating could also serve as an extension to the existing dining area.
When redesigning this Broadway starlet's living room, designer Genevieve Gorder decided to spice up the space with handmade accents that boast a unique, eclectic charm. One of her additions was this fun, knitted pouf by the coffee table. It adds some casual seating within the living space and a little extra flair, too.
A fun, outdoor kitchen area provides a functional space for the homeowners to hang out and entertain guests. A large grill, mini-fridge and prep sink allow for grilling out with easy cleanup, while the bar makes food serving easier. It also provides casual seating for smaller gatherings or overflow seating for larger parties.
To keep up with this growing family's active lifestyle, their kitchen needed to be functional, but without sacrificing style, so designers created a neutral, contemporary kitchen that has all the bells and whistles, as well as a stylish backsplash, seating and lights. Finally, a large island adds casual seating and counter space to this elegant, useful kitchen.
In the kitchen, gray cabinets and a gray granite give the space an elegant kitchen space. Stainless steel appliances make the room look clean and polished, while pendant lights illuminate the space. The bar seating provides casual seating for the apartment, and with its close proximity to the formal dining area, extends the entertaining space of this apartment.
The unique, two-tiered island provides casual seating for six in the kitchen of this sleek, modern home. One the first level, four barstools rest a counter-height, providing counter space on one side and seating on the other. On the lower level of the feature, an extension table adds two more chairs for the homeowners' and their guests.
The new peninsula, with granite countertop and pendant lighting provides the homeowners with casual seating at their new breakfast bar. To create a clear line of sight from this space into the living room, designers John and Anthony removed the wall separating the two rooms, creating an open, inviting space. As seen on America's Most Desperate Kitchens.