The textured materials of the sofas in this space, linen and velour, help to add texture and comfort to this Midcentury Modern living room, while the patterned throw pillows and blanket help to give the room extra dimension. The smooth table top of the coffee table helps to add a contrasting texture in the room.
The coffee table in this space is a unique addition to this space. The smooth marble top of the table contrasts with the other textured materials in the space, such as the sofas and rugs. This flat surface anchors the space and adds a new texture and even a little bit of color as its brass legs give the room some luster.
In the family room, designers used contrasting patterns to create a fun design. The paisley chair complements the red and green colors that anchor the room, while plaid curtains offset the plaid, giving the space lots of texture.
Bright red tiles against light bamboo cabinets create a lively look, and exciting contrast. The coral tile mixed with the bamboo cabinets create the modern look that the Kitchen Cousins were trying to achieve.
A close look at this black ceramic table highlights the knots that add subtle texture to the piece. Beside it, the wicker sofa is draped with a fuzzy blanket and decorated with throw pillows featuring beautiful contrasting shades for a standout look. The natural look of the hardwood floor is perfect for the textural blend of the room.
Organic accessories like orchid, driftwood and coral connect this ethereal living room to its coastal surroundings. The room's clean, neutral palette is layered with contrasting textures, including a nubby throw on the custom-made sectional sofa.
Reclaimed wood planks placed around a fireplace insert create a striking accent wall in this dining room. Matching yellow lamps give off a warm, cozy glow. Contrasting textures and colors come together for a casual, eclectic look.
No piece of furniture in this open concept living room matches, but they all work together, creating an eclectic look. A teal, velvet chaise, black, leather couch, cowhide benches and fabric chairs provide various seating options and contrasting textures.
Layers of contrasting textures bring visual interest to this stylish contemporary living room. Faux fur chairs feature metal frames and sleek, metal stools sit on top of a plush area rug. A floor to ceiling window allows soft, natural light to pour into the neutral space.
Geometric structure controls this open kitchen and dining area where a long buffet and countertop break up the spaces. The use of dark wood within the predominately white space, along with contrasting textures and recessed elements, breath life into the design. Everything within the space radiates organization while retaining a sense of comfort and home.
A living space by B.A. Torrey for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House 2018 is sultry yet sophisticated with rich charcoal walls, a chunky stone fireplace and metallic detailing. The room is full of contrasting texture, from plush velvet upholstery to brass furniture to a gold-foiled ceiling and gold light fixtures, keeping it playful and exciting.