While white lights are often a designer’s first choice for a sophisticated adult tree, colored lights are excellent for kids’ trees. To create a solid color scheme, choose lights in the dominant tone of your tabletop tree’s decor. Here, violet lights were used to coordinate with the purple tones seen in the ornaments and garland.
There's no skimping on the views from every angle of this outdoor living space – especially from the edge of the infinity pool. Colorful lighting sets the mood for an evening swim overlooking the mountains.
Michelle’s Interiors wanted to make sure to incorporate bold colors and details into this relatively neutral-colored kitchen. By using beautiful, bright-colored textures, furnishings and accessories this kitchen was turned into a room that boasts light and positivity.
Soft grays and white set a soothing tone in the master bathroom. Mirrors reflect the glistening chandeliers and sconces, and a chaise offers a spot to relax in the mornings while preparing for the day.
A gray tufted bench compliments the upholstered headboard joining the fur throw in adding texture to the design. Neutral and white bed linens lighten the dark hardwood and gray tones. Pink shades on the table lamps cast a rose colored light adding a romantic touch of color to the chic room.
A butcher block countertop creates a designated prep area next to the gas stove on the kitchen island. Flat panel wooden kitchen cabinets and dark-stained hardwood floors bring warmth and coziness to the open kitchen.
A bold-hued, overscale pendant and bright modern artwork stand out vividly against the gray-black palette of this industrial kitchen and dining space. Stainless steel stair rails, hardware and appliances gleam in the modern lighting, while upholstered chairs and barstools add an element of softness to the hard-edged space.
Light-colored wood cabinets are a wonderful way to keep a kitchen bright -- especially when there's not much natural light. Here, the countertops and floors are also a neutral hue, adding to the open feeling of the space.
For the dressing room at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015, designers HEather Hilliard, Phebe Williams and Erin Bixler selected a camel color paint and soft lighting to create a flattering environment for dressing. The shirred roman shades are meant to invoke a sense of dressmaker details.
Clear your island and use simple, inexpensive items to reset your kitchen style. In this kitchen, designers with homebuilder Lennar add a few pops of color by piling bright red apples on a three-tiered tray from a discount home decor store. The red apples contrast with the arrangement of green succulents nearby.