Creating a family-friendly hang out space that’s comfortable AND durable is easier than you think. This combination of sofa and chairs around a round table make the most of a small space. The disparate set was transformed into a kid-friendly space by simply upholstering the second-hand sofa and chairs in the same preppy plaid. A busier pattern holds up better to spills and crafting mishaps better than a solid fabric would.
Reclaimed wood shelves turn a corner of this contemporary living room into a fun display space, with items artfully and cleanly arranged. Bold blue tones in the artwork are repeated in bright-colored accessories.
This area used to be unattractive wooden storage racks on the left and an exposed laundry room against the back wall. It's now a fun new game room with extra space to run and play designed by Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri from HGTV's hit show Cousins on Call.
With an abundance of windows offering ample natural light, the corner of this kid's bedroom is a dedicated work and play space. A world map accent wall adds a fun pop of color and interest to the room.
This impressive walk-in closet is a fashionista's dream. Walls of built-in shelves provide the perfect place to store and display collections of handbags and shoes, and elegant chandeliers offer a sense of sophistication overhead.
The console table in the foyer welcomes guests with stylish storage and a unique display of art and candles. Designers added textured wallpaper and a soft rug to complete the design and give the small space a bit of dimension.
A world map accent wall serves as the focal point of this kid's play space. White built-ins with colorful cabinet fronts complement the colors in the world map and provide storage space for toys and trinkets. Mod chairs offer comfortable seating.
Neutral walls are a smart choice for the little ones, as the hue is both soft and soothing. Twin beds give each child his or her own space, with plenty of room in the middle for play, while a dresser keeps their clothes tidy.
This has got to be the neatest family in the country! Angela actually used a white sofa and white rug in the kids' playroom. Her use of white in this room balances the dark walls beautifully and doesn't allow the red to feel too serious or moody. True to form, this playful space features more black and white pattern, however this time on the ceiling with stick on appliqués: a fun way to get kids involved with designing their own spaces. This entertainment/homeschool/play area, also boasts a computer station tucked away into an alcove for homework without the distractions.