A wicker headboard and chevron pattern rug add texture to the smooth, bright look of this bedroom. White roman shades blend with the clean white walls for a simple, uncluttered style. A natural wood craftsman style rocker faces the bed. The white bed linens are trimmed with a neutral border and topped with a decorative elephant throw pillow.
An upholstered bed in a fun shade of lilac creates a feminine focal point in this girl's bedroom. The goal for the space was a room well-suited for a young child but flexible enough to grow with her into her teens. Bold pillows atop the Rogers & Goffigon bedding tie in with a chevron-patterned rug.
The organic textures of a modern wood changing table and crib contrast brilliantly with bright accent colors, exciting patterns of chevron and stripes and a comfortable rocking chair with a gliding ottoman to create a fun, vibrant and peaceful nursery.
Light gray walls create a cool tone background for the red accent pieces to pop in this sitting room. A large red sectional is pairs with a red window seat cushion. The large coffee table and ottoman is upholstered with a pattern repeated on throw pillows to tie in the design throughout the room. A frame American flag adds a patriotic touch while complimenting the color scheme.
In this cheerful breakfast area, a streamlined trestle-style dining table mingles with white bistro chairs and a chevron-patterned rug. Wall-mounted vases filled with bright blooms add a shot of color for a sassy alternative to traditional artwork.
A room-sized, chevron-patterned rug brings a fun punch of color and pattern to this neutral kid's room. Built-ins offer plenty of storage space, while contemporary lighting is both stylish and functional. Fun fabrics on the window and bedding add a dose of kid-friendly style.
Not all nurseries have to be overly childish. With muted blue walls, a gray chevron-pattern rug and a framed map hanging on the wall, this baby’s room is as sophisticated as any adult’s bedroom. Two ladder shelves flank the white crib, displaying neatly arranged toys and accessories.
A top trick by designers for making a living space feel more homey is adding a fun rug to the flooring, even when you already have carpet. You don't have to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on an area or antique rug to fill the entire space. Instead, look for one in a pattern that adds pizzazz, like this cowhide rug that designer Michelle Mentzer with Miles Design Group in metro Atlanta picked up at Ikea. She also got the pictures of landscape art and the chevron and plush accent pillows on a discount at HomeGoods.
A wider look at the bedroom highlights the handmade flat weave cotton area rug with a navy blue and white chevron geometric pattern that adds charm and softness over the prefinished engineered hardwood floor.
A mix of patterns brings life to this dark, cozy bedroom. Black and white toile curtains, a chevron pillow and a black-and-white striped rug bring texture to the small room. An orange chair provides the only source of color.
This gorgeous spa bathroom takes style pointers from the living room, incorporating colorful Oriental rugs and floor-length curtains into its design. Chevron-pattern tiles even give a rug-like feel to the floor under the soaking tub.