Different materials and texture give this house a special feel. Contemporary and some industrial touches in the interior make it really stand out in the neighborhood! The whole house is facing the interior courtyard giving privacy from the outside and integration between most of the rooms.
This contemporary entryway features a red accent wall that provides stark contrast against the otherwise white walls. A metal and glass console table gives the area a unique edge, while track lighting rounds out the overall look.
Dual custom-made mirrors fit the space perfectly and flank the double vanity while bouncing light around the small space. The futuristic body bar lights add contemporary flair and echo the sleek look of the fixtures throughout the space.
Painting the home black and using charcoal as an accent color on the trim work gives this 1970’s home a modern facelift. The dark colors also highlight the windows and highlight the home’s striking angles and roofline.
The courtyard of a Boston townhouse A Blade of Grass, Wayland, MA brings in 'Center of Attention' hostas and 'Green Mountain' boxwood in front of horizontal wooden fencing. The project, by A Blade of Grass, was a 2015 Association of Professional Landscape Designers award winner.
Sometimes designers re-upholster a tabletop, to save money and get a certain texture. This table's design can be replicated by cutting a piece of wood, wrapping it in burlap and securing it to the top of the table, and lacquering it. “It gives you a great look that’s retro, but warm,” says Atlanta designer Michael Habachy.