Fun patterns and lively splashes of color give this midcentury modern sitting room a personality of its own. Two upholstered chairs sit opposite a tufted sofa, creating an ideal setting for conversation.
Rugs in dining rooms offer a chance to play with color, texture and pattern while also defining the dining area from its surrounding areas. For a classic touch, consider low-maintenance, flat weave rugs. Thin and light-weight, the rugs can simply be walked outside and beaten with a broom for a quick dusting.
A mix of graphic patterns and metal touches creates a striking look in an otherwise monochromatic space. A small glass vase filled with red and white roses is a feminine accent in this spacious, masculine, master bedroom.
Flourishing indoor plants bring a lively pop of green into this contemporary gray and white office space. Graphic gray and white wall paper and geometric patterned pillows add layers of visual interest without overpowering the space.
Fun, bold patterns punctuate this chic open plan kitchen and dining area, appearing on the chairs, window treatments and rugs. At one end of the island, a built-in bookshelf makes a handy home for cookbooks.
If you love the look of bold pattern, but worry about commitment here’s a secret: Stick with a neutral color palette, like classic black and white and simple geometrics, and you’ll find yourself loving the timeless style.
A gold mirror adds a reflective touch over the vanity in this small bathroom. A framed graphic owl picture compliments the style of the graphic pattern on the gray and white wallpaper. A small vase of yellow flowers adds a touch of color and sweetness to the crisp design.
The living room at the front of Dennis Gupta and Marie Amato's current home in Valhalla, New York, is modern and sophisticated with size-appropriate furniture, classic curtains and a patterned area rug. A multi-layered glass coffee table provides storage with a low profile.
Classic curtains and a graphic are rug add simple and effective pattern to this stylish living room design. A layered glass coffee table centers the room between the gray velvet chairs and neutral sofa. Faux fur pillows and an assortment of flowers bring textural details to the design.