A creamy oversized chaise paired with rust-colored throw pillows provides the ultimate in comfort at the home theater of HGTV Dream Home 2010. Artwork is limited to black-and-white photography of the local landscape. Pictures, taken by carpenter David Brown, were printed and framed locally – a smart-chic way to dress the warm cork walls.
Dark cork walls are a smart touch in this laundry room, offering a great space to display children's artwork and tying in with the cork flooring. A cushioned bench serves as a small mudroom space to store shoes and hang jackets on the mounted hooks beside it. The blue paint brightens the space with some color and finishes the organized, clean look.
Mixing and matching throw pillows with varying patterns and textures creates a fun and cozy dorm room bed design. Painted hexagon cork boards cover the wall with an artistic display and highlight the bright color scheme.
Cork is an inexpensive way to jazz up a feature wall. As an added bonus, it provides an easy surface for hanging artwork and is great for sound absorption. Stylish artwork offers a high-end contrast to the humble wall covering.
Gold, coral and blue paint creates a fun color scheme over these painted hexagon cork boards. Piecing the boards together creates an artistic decoration for your dorm room wall and creates an easy and removable way to display photos and personal items.
A dark seafoam green wall color sets a calm look for this office nook set up. The floating desk features a concrete tabletop above two white drawers. Above the workspace, wood floating shelves match the untreated wood finish of the cork board frame. Black and white text photography covers the board for a decorative twist.
Deck out your dorm room with stylish decor ideas that won't break the rules, like this wall of painted hexagon-shaped cork pieces, attached to the wall with removable adhesive strips. You can paint the cork in hues that compliment your color scheme. Placing them over the bed allows you take advantage of wall space and display pictures and personal items without taking up any counter space.
Encourage conversation and mingling by setting up an activity for your guests. This New Year's resolution game is inspired by the holiday "white elephant" gift exchange. To set up, create a backdrop using foam or cork boards and pin up instructions. Make note cards using silver cardstock and snowflake cutouts. The striped envelopes are an easy cut-and-fold DIY using leftover holiday wrapping paper.
Put your style on display by taking your favorite items and hanging them in blank spaces around the room. Your vintage handbag instantly becomes a work of art. Painted hexagonal cork boards create a colorful wall display and allow you to further personalize your space.
Painted cork boards compliment the dorm room color scheme and create an artistic display over the bed wall. A mix of patterned throw pillows and a turquoise and coral duvet cover keep with the colorful style.
Save money on dorm room decorating by bringing items from home and restyling them in a fresh, new way. Vivid colors create a bright and bold display perfect for showcasing personal style. The hexagonal corkboard wall doubles as wall-mounted storage for favorite necklaces and bracelets.
An exposed brick wall infuses this bright modern living room with a warm ambiance. The ceiling beams and trim were painted espresso brown to further draw the eye to the brick wall. A cork table and cork flooring bring an organic element to the neutral space.
A cork accent wall adds both interest and soundproofing to this eclectic bedroom, which shares a wall with an upstairs bath. Elements like exposed brick, custom metal closet doors and a high shelf crafted from reclaimed wood add warmth and interest to the bohemian space.
This spacious bedroom has a decidedly global feel, with closet doors crafted from a blown-up photo the client acquired in Bangkok. A cork accent wall provides both a conversation piece and sound absorption, since the wall is shared with an upstairs bathroom. Casual textiles complement the unique artwork.