This contemporary kitchen evokes a feeling of openness thanks to skylights filling the space with natural light, crisp white walls and a smart floor plan. Dark base cabinets provide stark contrast to the white walls, countertops and wood-planked ceiling. The hardwood floor and exposed ceiling beam add warmth to the cool space.
The living room features the original refinished hardwood floor, new curtains, and blind, updated furnishings and custom art designed by Mia's younger son Bryce. Host Erin Napier said the floors had to be sanded three times to get the old dark stain completely removed to allow the natural color of the wood to show again.
Never be isolated from your dinner guests in this open-plan dining room and kitchen, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows for plenty of natural light. Dark hardwoods offset white upholstered chairs, light gray walls with white crown molding, and light marble countertops.
Plenty of cabinetry provides ample storage space to keep this stylish kitchen open and uncluttered. A large stainless steel refrigerator and appliances fit into the cabinets for a sleek, smooth look. Light hardwood flooring and white walls allow the dark cabinets to pop.
This contemporary entryway features a stunning wire and driftwood sculpted chandelier, an oversized red and blue area rug atop natural hardwood floors, a pair of gray armchairs, and a statement mirror above a dark wood console which sets the tone for a flawlessly styled vignette.
In this open plan kitchen and dining area, cabinetry and other accents on the outer perimeter are dark. To brighten up the room's overall look, the center of the space has lots of light elements: white ceiling beams, a light hardwood floor and countertops.
White walls and bold, dark gray trim makes this library niche pop! The hardwood floors, cowhide rug and 1970's bench play off each other in an eclectic harmony. Bold artwork, a potted olive tree and the midcentury bar make this niche the perfect vignette.
The low natural light showcases the dual-direction of the lamp light that hits the edges of the mirror wall decoration. The yellow rug is a beautiful contrast to the soft blue walls and bed linens, while floor-length curtains add a dark hue to the neutral room and pale hardwood floor.
Perched on the edge of a canyon, this home is oriented to take advantage of its sweeping views via balconies, private terraces and large windows. In the living area, dark accents give dramatic finish to the white walls and pale hardwood floors.
Gorgeous tile wraps around the curved walls of this Mediterranean powder room. A rustic stone sink is paired with an ornate faucet and wood mirror. The simplicity of the hardwood floors also contrasts against the richness and the detail of the dark wood ceiling.
Temper the coolness of black and gray with warmer accents like gold and wood. The open plan dining room and kitchen go solemn in the center with gray rugs and darker furniture and light around the edges with hardwood floors, white walls and lots of windows.
This spacious bar area features dark brown wooden cabinets and shelving, allowing ample storage space for bar essentials. Wide plank hardwood floors were designed to match the cabinetry, while neutral stone countertops provide a light contrast. A curved staircase with a wrought iron railing is positioned overhead.
Rich hardwood flooring connects the contemporary living room and kitchen in this open design. A dark ceiling and navy-blue walls create a sultry background and allow the natural light from the window to shine extra bright and illuminate the sheen in the throw-pillow fabric.
Natural light emphasizes the beauty of this dining room: the gleaming hardwood floor, the bright white wainscoting and crown molding, the light gray-green paint on the walls. The dark wood table holds court on a simple area rug, which is perfectly sized for the dining area.
An oversized upholstered headboard makes an inviting place to read in bed. The dark wood of the bed frame contrasts with the bright yellow bedding and light hardwood floors for a sleek, chic look. A cowhide rug serves as an exclamation point in this contemporary space.
From the subway tiles to the squared-off pedestal sinks and high-gloss hardwood floors, the sleek details in this rustic farmhouse bathroom give it an elegant, polished look. The white palette offers a clean, fresh feeling and a great contrast to the dark wood molding.
With a color palette inspired by the bark of a birch tree, this open kitchen functions as the hub of the home. The stainless steel hood provides a focal point among the dark cabinetry, eat-in kitchen island and pale hardwood floors.
This relaxing bathroom retreat features a rectangular soaking tub, contemporary mirrors and modern lighting, paired with a traditional wall treatment around the bathtub and herringbone patterned hardwood floor. The dark blue cabinets under the double vanity works well with the brass, nickel and black mixed metals in the space.