This space off the kitchen is where the family's kids often play when dinner is being made. So furnishings are durable and kid-friendly (and plenty stylish!), like the no-sharp-corners ottoman coffee table.
Surrounded by glass doors and arched windows, this sitting room is bright and comfy, thanks to plush chairs and an extra-long sofa. An over-sized coffee table with gold decor is at the center of the space, matching the tray ceiling accent. Floor to ceiling curtains blend seamlessly into the room.
Designer Michael Habachy topped a coffee table purchased at a Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams warehouse sale with a gold-studded tray by L'Objet and coffee table book, magnified by a Ralph Lauren crystal lens. Habachy used these items in a condo at The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta.
Short on storage? Try this DIY shelf hack. We turned two wall shelves into a mobile coffee table by adding two sets of casters and mending plates. It can hold makeup, games, craft supplies and more! And when you need more space, you can simply roll it under the bed.
A chalkboard is a cute and versatile piece for black and gold decorating. This one by DIY blogger Yuni Min combines both palettes, with a gold border around a black chalkboard that can be updated with favorite messages and quotes.
Layer conversation pieces onto a coffee table tray to keep your design interesting and functional. “The triangle tray is a solid brass catch all. The books were chosen to bring a bit of saturated color into the center of the room while anchoring the bright pink with a more grounded, subdued toned book beneath it,” says designer Caitlin Murray.
A gold-rimmed tray can transition black and gold decor from holiday to holiday. Use trays with a mirror as the base, as in this display, or DIY trays made out of items such as old picture frames. Then you can add in metallic accessories, like napkins, gold-dot LED votives and succulents in gold pots, to complete the look.
This contemporary white master bedroom features a traditional four poster bed with white and neutral bed linens, a gold highlighted tray ceiling, crystal chandelier, contemporary accessories, and pops of orange.
Gold leaf scraps add a shining finish to this baby pink vanity tray. The tray keeps vanity items organized and adds to the colorful display. Vased flowers and small storage containers create a blend of texture and color.
Dress cold, bare dorm room floors with indoor-outdoor rugs that are inexpensive and hold up to a lot of traffic and spills. Here, we layered a black polypropylene rug on top of a larger sisal rug to add style and texture to the space. The black rug allows the white table top to pop, while the additional rugs compliment the light gold and turquoise tones of the breakfast tray.