This elegant but somewhat rustic great room, designed by Susan Brunstrum, sends a blue and brown color palette to new heights in style. The walls are neutral, which allow the bold patterns of cobalt blue to take center stage in the furnishings of the room. The multi-colored painting is also a splendid addition above the fireplace mantel.
Elegant traditional furniture combines with a modern chandelier and glass coffee table to create this inviting loft living room. The cream and purple color palate with red accents is calming and regal at the same time.
Susan Brunstrum designed the backdrop of this great room in a soft cream color and added sofas of the same color and intensity. This palette showcases the dark brown woodwork and the deep blue found in the dining chairs, sofa pillows and the two patterned chairs in front of the stone fireplace. The effect is subtle, carefully orchestrated and welcoming to guests.
Wood details throughout this dining room enhance the country look and feel of the design. A set of white chairs alternates with a set of brown chairs around the long dining table. Detailed trim framing the doorway and windows echoes the detailing on the large wood china cabinet. A neutral rug complements the creamy walls and continues the theme of mixing dark and light.
Two upholstered armchairs are positioned close to a fireplace, creating a cozy spot for conversation in this traditional sitting room. Built-in bookshelves with soft green backing flank the fireplace, creating a sense of symmetry.
The slate gray carpet in this modern living room sets a dramatic stage for the Chicago skyline view. Cream leather sofas anchor the two sides of the room, while the sleek glass and chrome coffee table adds the perfect modern touch in the center.
Though small, this cabinet makes a big difference for the sitting area; it keeps DVDs and games neatly tucked away, as well as becomes a stand for table lamps. Thanks to its gold pulls, the feature ties the room together, too.
Warm and cool tones are balanced through the use of patterns in this living room. A splash of color is artfully added through the use of accessories. Custom upholstery and unique details create a truly timeless and breathtaking space.
Two armchairs have been given new life with white slipcovers and now coordinate with two adjacent black chairs with white cushions and pillows. A large white cabinet provides concealed storage, and sheer white curtains allow plenty of natural light flow throughout the space for an ethereal feel.
Susan Brunstrum hit just the right note in her design of this fabulous great room in Park City, Utah. The floors and woodwork were stained in a medium brown tone which serves to fully complement the neutral color palette. Taking a prominent role here is the beautiful stone fireplace that anchors the room and gives it a rustic feel.
A traditional, elegant look is created with the dining table and chairs, antique chandelier and classic candlesticks in this historic ranch dining room. The rich shade of gray on the walls adds depth to the space.
A brown leather sofa and dark area rug help balance a mostly white living room. Emphasizing family and conversation, the room is centered around two small coffee tables with comfy armchairs in each corner.