A large wall art sketch creates an eye-catching accent wall in this modern sitting space. A pair of modern leather chairs with matching ottomans are placed over a square pattern rug. A glass top table holds books and simple decor to finish the space and separate the chairs.
A zebra rug brings a fun element and pattern to this stylish hall. A black dresser with stainless steel handles sits in front of mirror panels on the wall creating a reflective look for the space. Cube shade sconces mounted to the mirror keep the area bright.
Navy walls provide a beautiful contrast to the bright white of the long desk and and cabinet. A metal "Chicago" sign is highlighted as the only wall decor. Metal tabletop details compliment the sign, and vases of flowers create a smart mix of styles. Black chairs create a sleek office look and tie in the black on the leopard print rug.
The open design creates a spacious feel for this connected kitchen and dining room. White walls create a bright look and the black kitchen island and cabinetry add a bold contrast to the light. Dining chairs dressed in neutral slip covers surround a wood table over a patterned rug adding a touch of orange color.
Faux fur pillows over velvet chairs bring a beautiful texture to this sophisticated living room design. The gray and white color pairing is repeated on the graphic area rug and two-toned walls. A layered glass coffee table provides storage space while keeping the center of the room feeling open.
Keeping personal connection in the design, the homeowner wanted to incorporate the dining table and chairs she had inherited from her grandmother. The chairs were recovered in a warm, visually-textured fabric selected to harmonize with the open-plan living-dining area. The set is supported with a custom-sized wool rug below and a “sculptural luminary” above.
A large simple chandelier brings additional lighting over the comfortable sofa in in this living space. A stained pallet coffee table compliments the rustic details of the staircase and connected kitchen. A splatter print rug adds color to the neutral tones of the design.
A patterned blue area rug and matching royal blue bed linens add an accent color to the calm, country design of this bedroom. A thin metal frame supports the wood drawer of the nightstand topped with a textured table lamp and dainty tulip display.
A traditional wood table anchors this stunning dining room complete with stone fireplace. Traditional, red, floral armchairs provide seating at the head of the table while the intricately designed area rug adds warmth and ties the space together.
The interior of this contemporary home is huge, so designers used rugs to help visually delineate dining and living areas. The pretty graphic patterns pick up the earth tones that are so lovely in the hardwood floor and cypress ceiling.
Throw pillows in blue and yellow liven up this traditional living room’s overall neutral color palette. Designer Kristen Hutchins layered a patterned wool rug over a simpler jute rug, and says the key to layering rugs is making sure the larger, main rug is neutral. "If you start out with a larger, neutral rug as the base, you can add a fun, patterned rug to define just the seating area,” she says.