Inspired by the prevalent coal mining industry in the area, rustic, industrial features dominate this restaurant to honor the community's heritage. Corrugated tin ceilings and industrial lighting are reminiscent of materials actually used on a coal mine. Red metal chairs add vibrancy and cheerfulness to the space.
The homeowners love to entertain, so the house is designed to create an open and casual atmosphere with a strong connection to the outdoors. The home is oriented toward the best view of the river while maintaining good solar orientation for taking advantage of solar heat gain in the winter and keeping out the hot summer sun. The large roof over the living room serves to shade large areas of glass in the summer, while geothermal heat pumps and high levels of insulation help keep it warm and energy efficient in the winter. With such an extreme climate in Big Sky, Mont., the house is specifically designed to withstand both sides of the temperature spectrum.
This family home in Zimbali floats in its tranquil surrounds with several bodies of water, including koi ponds, water features and a rim-flow swimming pool. Glass used throughout the home optimizes the views of the South African surroundings.
A contemporary rustic sunroom in Atlanta has iron windows and doors leading to a patio and garden. When Nancy Hooff of Carter Kay Interiors, bought the house, the sunroom was basically an enclosed patio with sliding glass doors and three sides of full glass panes.
This family room uses a blend of rustic accents—nailhead trim, wood furniture—and bold contemporary patterns to create a look that relaxed yet stylish. Soft neutrals let the graphic rug and curtains stand out.
A rustic table and wall paneling and plush seating welcome guests and residents into this cozy cabin getaway. The sleek lines of the chairs and modern artwork balance the setting to create a sitting area that's not overly country or contemporary.
Wood backing brings a rustic quality to the contemporary gray bookshelves. Gray mirrored spheres are used throughout the shelves allowing the eye to bounce around the space, while pops of yellow on the bookcases and sectional add a burst of color.
This transitional dining room displays a luxurious Fendi Casa table wrapped in cream-colored Italian leather with a stainless base and Italian leather chairs. The stylish table and matching chairs add a contemporary twist to the rustic space, with its exposed wood-beam ceiling and wood-framed wall of windows. A cool gray Barbara Barry area rug defines the dining area with clean lines.
An oversized geometric chandelier hangs above the the circular extension on the quartzite bar, creating an intimate dining spot in Houston's Beckrew Wine House. The facade of the bar is a mosaic of hexagon tiles, while the backdrop to the space contrasts against the contemporary with a rustic brick accent wall.
Sputnik-inspired chandeliers light up this eclectic teen bedroom. Rustic wood is used on the canopy bed, bookshelves and desk, while shiplap walls create cool dimension. A hanging swing chair adds a playful element to the space.
Thanks to clever repurposing, its use of reclaimed materials and a bold color palette, this 60-square-foot Tinseltown bathroom is ready for its closeup. The biggest splurge of the bathroom's redesign was a pair of vintage barn sconces. Powder-coated in high-gloss fire-engine red and made of steel, the sconces add industrial flair complete with cages to contain light bulbs. Reclaimed wood and exposed pipe towel rack help complete the industrial look and provide masculine touches in this contemporary rustic bathroom.