The Williamsons keep foundational pieces like sofas, beds and walls white and neutral so they can pile on their brighter, more texture-driven collections of linens, pillows, sculptural works from Africa, mementoes from travel and both traditional and contemporary artwork.
LABL studio kept the kitchen simple with white lacquered cabinets and subway tiles. Open shelving above the cabinets highlights Kettle's in-house design work, while a vintage schoolhouse table is a casual space for lunch meetings and conversation.
Headboards can define a bedroom and in this case the artwork of Italian Renaissance painter Dosso Dossi behind the wooden platform bed creates a bold statement. The white bed linens and faux fur throw create a neutral base for the colorful art.
This dining room mixes styles to form a cozy, well-lit space. Large windows and sheer curtains allow plenty of soft light to wash over the delicate and ornate furniture. Queen Anne side tables and gold mirrors act as an elegant accent wall in the space.
Color pops. Liven up a plain bedroom with an accent wall covered in fabulously peacock wallpaper. For the truly fearless, choose a contrasting color for the bedside tables and cushions. If you prefer to limit your pops of color to one place, choose a white or wood headboard and tables, and layer on neutral bedding.
As seen on Cousins on Call, this open floor plan lower level houses a kitchen, dining area, and living room for the family. John and Anthony have taken a more modern space and have added funkier details to fit the family's eclectic style. The unique detail above the dining table adds character and bohemian charm, while the wall behind the television, with its natural wood and open shelving, gives a nod to the Asian style. Plush furniture and myriad patterns help to bring out the eclectic feeling of the design.
A 100+ year old bungalow kitchen was completely gutted and refitted with the latest appliances while maintaining a historical look. The marble kitchen island is a gathering space for guests while the gas range is perfect for cooking a meal. The white tile backsplash provides modern flair against the vintage cabinets.