This library and sitting area provides a sophisticated way to relax and read. Traditional furniture and a large area rug paired with modern built-in bookshelves create a contemporary space with an eclectic twist.
This contemporary bedroom features soft gray walls accented by white curtains and a pair of black wood bookshelves. The bed features a taupe tufted headboard, as well as neutral patterned bed linens and pillows.
Red floral throw pillows add a burst of color to this neutral contemporary bedroom, which features a white bedspread and a gray tufted headboard. The built-in bookshelves and drawers underneath the bed are smart, space-saving storage features for a small urban bedroom.
The library is a beloved retreat for the homeowners, with lots of places to relax with a favorite book. The room is also a home office with a slim-lined desk that doesn't take away from the cozy feel of floor-to-ceiling bookshelves.
You can forget about jammed desk drawers in this contemporary home office, first featured on HGTV's Great Rooms, thanks to a unique desk with cubby hole storage. Colorful books and all-white decor pop against the bright blue walls, while a soffit offers perfect placement for recessed lighting above the bookshelves.
Designer Lisa Bakemis chose contemporary inset bookshelves to counterbalance the roundness of the cove ceilings and turret windows of this Victorian home. An updated midcentury modern table and chairs and eclectic accents also create an updated sophistication to the space.
A floor-to-ceiling fireplace makes a dramatic statement with reclaimed wood, sleek contemporary sconces and built-in bookshelves on each side. Curvy contemporary chairs create a comfortable seating arrangement around a sleek wood coffee table.
Sleek built-in bookshelves provide much-needed storage, while cabinets hide media components in this contemporary living room. A pair of yellow lounge chairs with matching ottomans make for the perfect TV-watching spot.