A low-slung TV console makes room for a gallery wall of faux animal heads in this contemporary living room. Rippling sheer curtains add more character to the striped walls, while a custom sectional provides ample seating amongst green ottomans.
This living room is filled with fabrics that are as practical as they are lovely to look at. The blue armchairs are upholstered in Crypton velvet. The ottoman is leather. And the rug is a custom-cut square of durable carpet.
A white custom sectional sofa is paired with a classic Eames chair and matching ottoman to create this cozy living room sitting area. A large Restoration Hardware coffee table offers a convenient spot to set drinks and food, or to display a few knickknacks.
Red damask upholstered walls contrast with the custom mahogany millwork laid out in a diamond pattern in the ceiling. The antique persimmon leather ottoman sits on a stark carpet, and a one-of-a-kind magazine rack holds the client's daily papers from around the world.
A pair of smaller cube ottomans covered in a grid pattern fabric sit under a shell white curved-top console table just off the great room’s seating area. Large 48 x 48 custom art by artist Celery Jones hangs above and brings the scenic Texas landscape inside.
Is it a library or a media room? Don't let the trompe l'oeil bookshelf wallpaper fool you. This cozy living space features a custom entertainment center with built-in shelves and rustic exposed beams to match. A plump sectional boasts seating around an oversize leather ottoman – perfect for movie nights.
Coastal decor is found in the details in this spacious family room. Upholstered light-sea blue chairs sit aside an off-white sectional sofa and additional seating is provided by upholstered ottomans. A large flat-panel television hangs above a grand fireplace. Custom cabinetry provides additional storage for this open concept living room.
"Fun" is the word that best describes this teen girl's room. A blue focal wall matches the custom headboard, making the room pop with color. A hanging bubble chair provides bedside seating, while a four-foot-wide, flokati-covered rolling ottoman offers extra seating and a contrasting color to the blue and pink accents.
Sheer draperies give privacy without blocking light and can easily be pulled back when desired to enjoy the cabana’s view. A large custom sectional provides comfortable seating or napping, while a corner swivel chair can be maneuvered for conversing with friends or viewing the pool. A faux leather ottoman serves as a table or extra seating.
A silvery palette and reflective surfaces make this dreamy master bedroom feel as if it's resting on a cloud. Custom draperies draw to block light, and two upholstered ottomans serve as versatile, functional seating at the foot of the modern bed. The hand-loomed, banana silk rug features a soft shimmer, adding to the room's ethereal feel.
The kitchen’s inviting breakfast area in front of the center island features a large 72-inch wide wood dining table with unexpected seating options. A custom church pew, round ottomans that are easy to move around and Parson style dining chairs upholstered in a woven black plaid fabric give everyone a seat at the table.
The traditional Florida room takes on a new face at HGTV Green Home 2012. The weatherized yet unconditioned space is designed to live like an interior room, with vaulted ceilings and a stylish mix of contemporary and antique furnishings. Antique wicker chairs positioned around the gas fireplace offer an inviting perch. Ottomans, custom-made for the space, provide additional seating or tabletop surface.
A floor-to-ceiling purple drape opens to reveal a small seating area and dressing room just outside the guest room closet. A large window with custom Roman shades fills the small space with natural light while the spacious closet provides ample storage. Extra seating is added with a small violet ottoman that elevates the closet into a true dressing room.
A custom library ladder is a fun accessory for the large shelving unit in this living room. The lime green pops nicely against the surrounding orange walls, and the room is unified with thick white trim. A tufted white sofa matches the trim, while wood tables blend with the hardwood floor. Midcentury-modern chairs with matching ottomans complete the space.
Floral art by Erin Gregory was the inspiration for the palette in the family room. The two blue chairs were painted a custom aqua and covered in a durable Sunbrella fabric, and the draperies at the arched window are color blocked with blue and cream. A leather ottoman, green glass lamps, sofas and shearling benches add to the comfortable feel in the room designed by Kandrac & Kole.
Entertain in elegance with this formal living room, complete with ornate sage and blue sofas, built-in wood bookshelves and hearth, an exquisite oriental rug, custom drapery, and patterned ottoman. "The blue and green work together because they are analogous colors of similar intensity," says designer Cynthia Mason. For a more modern feel, deepen the intensity to kelly green and navy. Image courtesy of Cynthia Mason
While the view is spacious and an ever-changing source of entertainment, the furnishings address the comforts of the family. A curved sofa seats larger groups and has a custom curved bookcase that snugs into the back of it. A swivel side chair can be used for reading or easily rotated to gaze out at the view, and a large ottoman creates overflow seating.
Shimmer and metallics bring presence to this traditional, oceanside master bedroom. The homeowner requested remote-controlled shades to control the level of light entering this third floor space with a full wall of windows. Iridescent tile creates a focal point out of the fireplace, while a comfy chair and ottoman in a light-filled corner creates a cozy spot for reading. Custom quartz lamps adorn the bedside tables.