As soon as you enter the living area, a comfortable Eames lounge chair invites you in. Behind the chair, a solid brick wall is adorned with an art piece by Francis Augustine. Flowing linen taupe window drapes and a shiny cowhide rug complete the look.
This loft living room feels intimate and cozy with an antler candelabra, cowhide rug and plush seating. The ladder in the corner is an added rustic feature that showcases the room's high ceiling. Double doors open up to reveal the stylish master bedroom.
Materials and color bring a modern feel to this traditional home. A custom walnut coffee table and beige sofa outline the sitting space. Colorful throw pillows top the sofa to liven up the neutral coloring. Cowhide brings in a natural element and color while keeping maintenance low.
A top trick by designers for making a living space feel more homey is adding a fun rug to the flooring, even when you already have carpet. You don't have to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on an area or antique rug to fill the entire space. Instead, look for one in a pattern that adds pizzazz, like this cowhide rug that designer Michelle Mentzer with Miles Design Group in metro Atlanta picked up at Ikea. She also got the pictures of landscape art and the chevron and plush accent pillows on a discount at HomeGoods.
Classic meets whimsy in an eclectic hallway of this home in the Hollywood hills. A gnarled driftwood lamp and cowhide rug become even more quirky when paired with a marble-topped antique chest. A pair of petite gold chairs flanks the window, which offers a sweeping view of the city.
This spacious living room includes a cozy fireplace seating area and plush sectional facing the mounted flatscreen. A sloped ceiling makes the room cozy, while a skylight, un-curtained windows and recessed lighting keep it bright and welcoming. A cowhide piece functions as ottoman or table in front of brown leather armchairs. A wooden cabinet below the TV allows for entertainment storage to be concealed and organized.
The creative design in this Jackson Hole home playfully mixes contemporary simplicity and colorful whimsy with the setting's more rustic roots. In this sitting area, a cowhide ottoman is paired up with classic Eames chairs all set against a rainbow backdrop of wallpaper.
A monochromatic and natural color palette achieves a modern vibe in this living room design. Color is brought in through the pillows and abstract artwork. The sharp lines and a warm-tone stain of the custom walnut coffee table draw the eye to the center of the room. A faded cowhide rug adds subtle texture and provides easy maintenance.
Soft gray walls give this open-concept kitchen a fresh, bright feel while Modern horizontal cabinets, a sleek hood vent, and industrial polished light fixtures deck out this beautiful kitchen and breakfast bar.
A large blue velvet sectional and a pair of modern red chairs face in toward a glass coffee table over a traditional patterned area rug. A mix of bold colored and polka dot throw pillows decorate the sofa. A second seating area designed under the large window uses a a tufted leather sofa and matching armchair. A similar mix of throw pillows is used tying the two spaces together. A pair of cow hide fabric chairs and a mounted half-table add to the eclectic vibe of the design.
The owner of this French Country home wanted to redesign her house to better fit her girly style, so she added some bold, stylish pieces to her living room. The milk-white deer head, the pink chair, animal hide rug and clear coffee table make a unique statement in the space, while the traditional fireplace, nude canvas chairs and elegant sconces keep the classy tradition of the French Country style alive in her home.