Strong craftsman furniture, including an armoire and a Victorian-inspired buffet, balances the built-in fireplace surround and creates a warm, traditional aesthetic that is comfortably offset by a contemporary glass dining table and sleek red chairs. Updated yet traditional wallpaper adds a subtle pattern to the dining room and plays off the shape of the inverted umbrella chandelier.
Drawing strength from Frank Lloyd Write’s philosophy of organic architecture, every element of the 8,000-square-foot home was designed in relation to one another. From the Mission-style furniture to the exposed beams, the home is alive with Craftsman character.
White columns over white half walls frame the open doorway that leads from the dining room to the living room in this craftsman home. The rich wood living room furniture matches the dining table and chairs for a cohesive design. Soft green walls create a light surrounding for the heavy furniture elements.
Streamlined furniture brings a hint of contemporary into the Craftsman architectural elements of this living room. A checkerboard fireplace surround draws the eye into the space, making a one-of-a-kind statement.
Simple Shaker-style cabinet door details, rustic hardware and open shelving give this kitchen an updated Craftsman feel. Two-toned cabinets in burgundy and gray resemble individual furniture pieces, while the polished oak floors complement the kitchen's timeless charm.
Embracing the Craftsman style of the home, the cozy living room combines built-in bookshelves and exposed ceiling beams with a stone fireplace and wooden furniture. The red sofa adds a splash of color the space, as well as a comfortable spot to enjoy the stone fireplace.
In this focal fireplace by architect Jim Rill, Pennsylvania flagstone distinguishes the fireplace surround and floor, and the mantel and trim are made of clear fir to complement the mission-style furniture and exposed beam ceiling beautifully. Note how placing the TV off to one side rather than directly above the hearth keeps the focus on the fireplace.
This dining room is filled with eclectic craftsman furniture in various types of wood. The main pieces include a sturdy dining room table and wood chairs as well as a sideboard that resembles an old library catalog and doubles as a bar and storage space.