Bold hits of blue punctuate this neutral contemporary kitchen, which is otherwise characterized by white walls and pale wood trim. A large mid-century tulip table seats six, with a modern chandelier above that connects via its bold hue to the modern chairs below. Pendants above the islands have a woven design that lends the space a casual vibe.
Overlooking stunning views of Chicago, the penthouse dining room offers casual dining at its finest. The wood-based dining table features a sleek, white top, and a mix of brown metal chairs and slipcovered armchairs provide seating for eight. A pair of funky metal pendant lights hang above to bring a touch of glam to the bright, contemporary space.
A dining room with gray walls features a long wood table with six wicker chairs. A vase filled with white flowers sits in the middle of the table and three large, framed, black-and-white photographs decorate the walls to give the room a more casual feel. Industrial sconce lights highlight each photograph while floor-to-ceiling windows allow lots of natural light to flood the bright space.
Dusty purple sectional sofas provide ample and comfy seating in the living space of this contemporary home in Newport Beach, California. Nearby, a second conversation area features an arrangement of casual, but equally comfortable chairs. Throughout the house, white walls serve as a backdrop for earthy neutral tones in textiles and furnishings. Broad windows provide great views of the bay.
This eclectic sunroom features paneled ceilings, custom Roman shades and peppy sage-and-white trim that makes the millwork pop. Modern chairs team with a woven sofa and reclaimed wood-topped coffee table for an effect that's casual yet effortlessly chic. The once dark and dated farmhouse is now open and airy, with a contemporary color palette and tons of natural light.
Casual and cute? That's a definite check for this townhouse near downtown Atlanta. Wanting to give her clients a space where they could unwind as a family, designer Robin LaMonte paired a sophisticated white sofa and two chairs with fun teal throw pillows and a comfy armchair. A large area rug keeps the floor soft for the family's dog, Daisy.
This eat-in kitchen is casually elegant with a rustic dining table, metal chairs, a glamorous chandelier and rich hardwood floors. Keeping most of the materials and accessories in the white color palette allows the kitchen to feel bright and airy, while small pops of color and the use of natural materials grounds the space and adds texture.
Once inside the man-cave, the cool angles and architectural features clearly identifies it as a former attic space. The room is accessorized with black and white images of career milestones and nostalgic art that references the homeowner's home town. There are two seating areas, a game table, a live edge counter with four barstools and of course a massive television. This room meets the needs of whatever type of guests our homeowner is hosting. There are four large club chairs for casual business meetings, a comfy sofa for lounging, or we can fill every seat for a big sporting event. Every element in this room has a purpose, but we still managed to inject good design principals into finishes, the space plan and overall mood to ensure a great result.