This stylish taupe living room features traditional white wainscoting and a blue tufted sofa paired with modern touches, like the yellow and white patterned area rug. A cement coffee table adds a contemporary element, while a metal gray upholstered chair brings a bit of an office feel to the space.
This bold office space is full of character and charm from the black crown molding to the houndstooth matching chairs and rugs. Light gray walls with purple accents in the curtain and cork boards give this space the extra color and lightness it needs to be a perfect work area.
This transitional dining room displays a luxurious Fendi Casa table wrapped in cream-colored Italian leather with a stainless base and Italian leather chairs. The stylish table and matching chairs add a contemporary twist to the rustic space, with its exposed wood-beam ceiling and wood-framed wall of windows. A cool gray Barbara Barry area rug defines the dining area with clean lines.
To create a relaxing, parlor space, designers used white walls to reflect the natural light of the space. To warm the design, a gray sofa and chairs were brought in, along with purple pillows and a purple chair that add vibrant color to the space. A gray and white rug and coffee table help to define this area, while rich wooded, traditional pieces finish the design with a touch of elegance.
This stylish neutral living room features a gray sofa and two striped armchairs paired with a glass coffee table and brown shag area rug. The open floor plan allows for easy transition between the living, dining and kitchen spaces, while exposed galvanized ductwork and concrete flooring add an industrial look.
Originally, the pergola in the backyard was light gray, but designers painted the piece black to add contrast in the outdoor space. To keep with the modern design of the house, designers used white, plastic oversized lounge chairs, an area rug and coffee table to give the space an indoor/outdoor look.
Bright and airy, this little boy's nursery mixes patterns and colors for a creative atmosphere. Traditional damask wallpaper juxtaposes against the blue-and-white striped area rug. An oversized gray rocker with white piping is the perfect spot to rock the little one, while simple white book ledges display favorite reads.
Opt for hide rugs in high-traffic areas, like foyers and hallways, because they can stand up to the hustle and bustle. “I love to use hide rugs in foyers and hallways. Since hides are natural animal skin, the material is incredibly durable and cleanable. Hides can be made into rugs in a variety of patterns that include checked, striped, chevron and even circular patterns. This striped hide rug was an ideal choice for this large, central hallway. We custom made it to size and only included white and gray colors which gives the rug some variety, but still allows it to have a neutral and soft effect, says Claire Paquin of Clean Design Partners.
A two-story ceiling provides a beautiful view of this transitional living room. An elaborate crystal chandelier hangs with feminine flair above the large gray sectional with neutral throw pillows. The circular coffee table and neutral rug pair with the sectional to form a seating area, and a fireplace offers warmth nearby.
A colorful area rug layers on top of the cool gray carpet, and rich jewel-toned furniture fills the contemporary living room to bring depth and color. Floor-to-ceiling windows pour in natural light and provide stunning views of the city. Sculptures in a variety of hues and metallics reflect light.
Even the kids room offers breathtaking views of the Chicago city skyline. Designed for two boys, a contemporary, gray wood bunk bed adds functionality to the small space, and a stylish blue and white chevron rug grounds the room. A pair of bean bags provides a quaint area for reading and relaxing.
Modern art sets the tone and makes a bold statement in this transitional living room. The gray Chesterfield sofa pairs with traditional moldings and comfortable armchairs to create a classic foundation. A Lucite coffee table and faux fur area rug center the space and combined with gold accents bring in a youthful vibrancy.
The symmetry in this living room brings a sense of visual order and comfort to an elegant space. Deep, rich gray walls create a dramatic backdrop for neutral and white chairs, benches and area rug. Large windows bathe the room in light which can be dampened when desired with the darker window treatments.
Broad, industrial windows and exposed brick walls form the backdrop of this open-concept living space. Crisp, geometric lines in the modern furnishings echo the windows' grid, while a subtly textured rug anchors the seating area and softens the space. Complementary hues of blue and orange pop against neutral grays and browns.
Black and white bookshelf wallpaper creates a gorgeous accent wall in this modern bedroom. A large glass sliding door lets in natural light to illuminate the white bed covers topping the gray upholstered bed frame with faux fur blanket and charcoal throw pillow. A blue area rug adds a touch of color to the design.
Recessed lighting illuminates this open concept living space with all-over brown hardwood floors and a center staircase. Red and blue upholstered furniture decorates the living room along with a sisal area rug, while red metal stools and a gray mosaic tile backsplash complete the otherwise white kitchen.
Natural light floods this stylish, contemporary living room from the French doors and windows lining the walls. The bright lighting and neutral colors create an inviting and relaxing space featuring gray leather armchairs and a natural wood coffee table. Throw pillows and an area rug add great pattern and understated color to the design.
This neutral living room boasts an eclectic vibe, blending traditional furniture with modern touches, like a lively floral area rug and faux fur pouf ottomans. A metallic coffee table is positioned at the center of the light gray sofa and brown leather armchair, while several framed pieces of art create a fun accent wall.