By tearing down the wall originally separating the kitchen from the rest of the home, the resulting design configuration creates a casual yet charming café-like atmosphere. The kitchen flows seamlessly to the dining area and out to the adjacent enclosed patio for a great entertainment space.
A gray leather Wingback chair with nailhead trim is paired with a simple table for a morning coffee spot. The breakfast area features cozy banquette seating, straight-lined chairs and a natural wood dining table.
A wood support beam and white glass-front cabinets make this a warm, classic space. The glass-front cabinets provide a highlight feature, while the upper and lower cabinetry lights create the perfect ambiance.
A graphic tile fireplace with a rustic wood mantel makes for a striking focal point in this cottage living room. The open floor plan combines the living area and kitchen with a clean white meets warm woods palette. Extra cabinets flanking the fireplace provide much-needed storage.
Twin beds and built-in canopies in this cottage-style bedroom allow for comfortable rest and relaxation. Patterned wallpaper enlivens the room and helps balance the vintage details, such as the gilded mirror, antique nightstand and chandelier.
Built-ins surround the cozy window seat and provide much-needed storage for a family of five. The cushion is upholstered in a laminated oatmeal fabric in order to combat the muddy shoes and kids' hands. Navy pillows bring in color that's also used throughout the open floor floor plan, and a copper sconce adds light for reading in the evening.
The large cream colored entertainment center frames a flatscreen TV with mullion cabinets on either side, an open display shelf above, and cabinetry and drawers below. The available storage keeps the room organized and uncluttered. A pair of neutral sofas with ruffled skirt finish face in toward a distressed wood coffee table.
This beautiful country cottage has been renovated to include a warm color palette that plays on the warm, California sunshine let in by skylights and expansive multi-pane windows and French doors. The ceilings are high pitched and feature exposed beams, creating the cozy cottage feel in this just over 2000 square foot home.
The wallpaper in this cozy cottage dining room is called Deer Damask. This graphic paper adds texture to the space, while giving a nod to this Nashville musician's Southern roots. On top of the wallpaper, designers added vintage furniture pieces, such as the china cabinet at the rear of the space or the dining table. They then added white dishes and vintage silver plates and pitchers to fill out the china cabinet and vintage glassware to put the finishing touches on the table.
A royal blue kitchen island offers a sharp but elegant contrast to the softly colored blue kitchen with white cabinetry and backsplash. Red and gold accents add a touch of holiday charm, making this cozy kitchen ready for company.
A paver pathway leads out into the backyard to a sitting area that looks back over a reflective pond. Along the way a sunken fireside patio is separated from the pathway using natural stone steps. Mulched garden areas surround the patio sections giving natural life and color to the design.
This open plan living room successfully combines pieces from different design backgrounds—a cozy shabby chic sofa and ottoman, tailored gray armchair, simple wooden coffee table. Keeping the color palette neutral makes the look harmonious.
This cozy cottage living room makes use of bold colored fabrics to bring the cottage feel alive. The neutral colored walls make the space feel cozy and casual, while the vibrant red of the couch brings warmth to the room. The light green of the throw pillow and the lamp accent the boldness of the couch, while fresh hydrangeas complete the cozy cottage style.
This traditional bedroom features cozy blue and cream bed linens and lace accents, giving the space a cottage feel. A cream colored nightstand with ornate hardware displays a bronze bed lamp and coordinating blue lampshade, picture frame, along with other accessories. The lighter blues of the linens and accents contrast well with the sand colored walls. A blue and cream striped roman shade controls light and adds visual interest to the room.
A gray, stone wall adds a rustic touch to the this feminine and cozy breakfast nook. A floral tablecloth is accented by a mounted wicker basket filled with flowers while a small chandelier add an elegant touch in this shabby chic space.