This traditional, open plan great room with wide, arched doorways contrasts dark hardwoods with gray walls and gray and white upholstery to provide a light, airy feel. Highlights include a candelabra-style wrought iron chandelier, arched openings, and a neutral diamond-pattern area rug.
A textured, diamond pattern on the area rug is a lovely complement to the tufted beige headboard and plush bed coverings. A sleek fireplace surround and unique layered ceiling create pleasing accents in the design.
Brass Moroccan lanterns add a glow to this guest bedroom that’s designed in shades of black and white. A golden mural adds a magical touch to the space, designed to be a romantic respite for couples. The color palette is further grounded by handwoven Moroccan rugs, featuring the popular diamond motif.
A large black leather chaise brings a pleasing texture to this living room design. A cabinet with a distressed finish acts as an entertainment center to support the television between the chaise and light brown leather chair. A diamond pattern area rug pads the hardwood floor and matches the light cream shade of the wall paint.
Designed in a muted color palette of beige and blues, this bedroom is ideal for the growing teenager ready for a more sophisticated sleeping space. The striped bedding and diamond-patterned area rug energize the understated room, while the blue upholstered bench at the end of the bed offers a drop-off spot for backpacks and other school supplies.
This beautiful Spanish hacienda is decorated in simple neutrals and warm woods. To add color, cobalt blue is used throughout the home. Here, in the home office, the hue is introduced through a diamond-patterned area rug, pillows and Mexican tile fireplace surround. A traditional wooden desk with turned legs is paired with a more contemporary leather chair to give the workspace an updated look.
A long brown leather sofa matches the length of the window allowing natural light into this midcentury modern living room. Turquoise accent pillows bring color to the space. Two diamond pattern pillows compliment the diamond pattern of the floor rug. A mirror coffee table reflects the natural light and contributes to the brightness of the room.
This sophisticated dining room knows how to pair patterns: First, keep them in the same color scheme (here it's gray and white). Next, choose prints in different scales: a big, airy diamond-pattern for the rug, a more elaborate smaller-scale design for the curtains.
Why bother with a rug when the warm tone of the hardwood floors are one of the homeowners' favorite features. The pattern and color mix continues with a funky woven basket to hold a plant and a graphic credenza with a stunning diamond pattern engraved into the wood.
White walls and a white ceiling combine with a natural hardwood floor and neutral rug for a light and airy look to this living room. Black diamonds in the patterned rug tie in the black from the piano. A light blue leather chair highlights the shades of blue throughout the room decor.
Despite the neutral color scheme, this nursery sets an inviting tone with shades gray, white and yellow. A variety of patterns--the chevron pillow, diamond crib skirt, zigzag rug and striped bedding--add personality to the soothing space.
To achieve a more spacious feel in just an afternoon, switch out your patterned rug for one in a light color. The pale oatmeal-colored carpet that designer Martha Angus chose for this bedroom has a subtle interlocking diamond and tassel pattern that moves the light around the room.
Built-in white shelves frame the fireplace surround for a bright and decorative backdrop in this living room. Displays on the shelves add personality and color to decorate the room. A diamond-patterned black-and-neutral rug complements the neutral sofa and black piano.