The homeowners wanted a fun, modern space for their little girl that wasn't too busy and distracting, so designers created this fantastic modern nursery with muted colors, fun prints and plenty of natural wood.
Located beside the pool, this bathroom is just bright and fun. A white wallpaper with a scribble paper is whimsical and interesting. Ceilings are painted a soft, muted blue that adds color reminiscent of the sky and is relaxing.
In the homeowners' teenage son's bedroom, designers wanted to really showcase his personality, so they anchored the space in the sleek, white wall color and ash-colored wood floor to connect this room to the rest of the home's design. Then, they incorporated the son's favorite things-sports, cars and music-by hanging posters on the wall in homage to this. They also made sure to include fun, bright colored details, such as the table lamps and the bed linens to bring a little fun to the room.
This eclectic study is a colorful, fun space that features plenty of places to relax and store office supplies. Patterned Roman shades and an animal-print loveseat keep the room from feeling too serious.
Fun fabrics and patterns outfit this playroom for a pair of young girls who live in this Westlake, Texas, home. There's enough space to spread out on the floor with toys to play or with girlfriends to chat when they grow older.
Powder rooms are the space to have a little fun. Tiger wallpaper pairs with soft gray wainscoting, and a plum-colored vanity is topped with a marble countertop. Gold fixtures and lighting add a touch of glam to the space.
A classic white crib with black trim pops off the coral-and-teal wallpaper, featuring a feather and arrow motif. A gold chandelier brings a whimsical touch to the space, while a graphic-printed area rug adds style underfoot.
This trendy, whimsical bedroom mixes fun elements that appeal to a modern girl, including butterfly-themed wallpaper and bright, contemporary artwork. An old-fashioned metal bed is dressed in a brightly colored quilt that complements the other fabrics and colors used throughout the space. Meanwhile, white walls give the eye a place to rest and keep the room's bold patterns and colors from feeling overwhelming.
Patterned wallpaper adds a playful element to this traditional bathroom. Appropriately-sized furnishings, like the wall sconce and pedestal sink, make the most of the available space in this small bath.
Of the villa's many rooms, this living space is perhaps the most colorful. A red striped sofa and yellow chairs complement the area rug and enliven the white walls, while framed photographs and dishes bring additional personality to the space.
When: Saturday, January 1, 2011, 11am/10c Where: Pasadena, California Theme: Building Dreams, Friendships & Memories TV coverage: Home & Garden Television (HGTV) Grand Marshal: Paula Deen Rose Queen: Evanne Friedmann Length of parade: 5.5 miles Where it starts: At the corner of Ellis Street and Orange Grove Blvd. in Pasadena Where it ends: Sierra Madre and Villa Street
Other Fun Facts for 2011
The Rose Queen and Rose Princesses have presided over the annual celebration every year since 1930.
Some of the world's most distinguished individuals have served as grand marshal, including Dwight Eisenhower, Bob Hope, Walt Disney, Shirley Temple Black, Bob Newhart, Angela Lansbury, Tom Brokaw, Bill Cosby and Mickey Mouse.