Designers strived to maintain a sense of the home's church origins by highlighting architectural elements like the beautiful, arched front door. A repurposed peg board hung on the wall makes for a fun spot to hang scarves and jackets.
A stylish place to relax and converse with friends, this girls' sitting room includes a midcentury modern sofa, black and white striped armchair and a gallery wall with inspirational quotes and artwork.
After: The outdoor kitchen and dining area are part of the space, enabling the cook and guests to view the fireplace and converse. Seat walls flanking the fireplace provide additional informal seating.
A natural backdrop of greenery is picturesque for this gorgeous outdoor farmhouse table. Decorated with glass, pastel florals and neutral cushions and tablesettings, this backyard is a comfortable place to sit, eat and converse with friends.
Medium wood cabinets and kitchen island add beautiful contrast and warmth to the neutral kitchen. Four wooden barstools line the island to provide a place to dine or converse with the cook while they are prepping meals.
Because this kitchen is so open, the owners can cook dinner and still converse with loved ones in the other room. Three glass pendant lights hang over the island and ensure that the space is bright for meal-prep and conversation.
A neutral palette creates a sophisticated, timeless appeal in this transitional living room. Comfortable armchairs pair with a sofa to create a relaxing spot to converse or watch TV. Classic trim and marble surround the fireplace for a warm focal point.
From this bar, you can see the cooking action, converse with guests at the table and look out onto the view. The covered outdoor living space in Burlington, N.C., was designed by Color Landscapes using Belgard products manufactured by Adams Building Supply.
This corner of the kitchen is easily Command Central, with a range and hood, large island, prep sink and even a built-in cutting board. Thanks to the room's open floor plan, the owners can cook and still converse with their friends.
The homeowner is an amazing cook so she needed a complete chef's kitchen. The extra large island gives her the prep area she needs to prepare for her large parties, while the open floor plan lets the chef converse with the rest of the room.
An industrial steel and glass wall separates the kitchen from the living and dining space in this transitional townhouse. A row of windows above the kitchen bar opens, so guests can sit and grab a bite to eat or converse with the chef.
This grand, open living room is the perfect area for entertaining friends and family. With an open plan kitchen and easy access to the outdoors, guests can converse at the countertop, gather on the leather sectional or enjoy the fresh air on the patio.