Bright blue walls give this kid's bedroom a lively look. Built-in bunk beds are stacked against the wall leaving maximum floor space available. A gray shag rug softens the light hardwood floor and adds a fun texture to the design. Small yellow details add an extra pop of color to the space.
A gray accent wall acts as a backdrop for the subway tile shaped headboard design. White bed linens are decorated with a chevron throw blanket and pillows with a finishing sheen. Low nightstands have matching table lamps framing the bed and black and white car art mounted on the wall. A sliding glass door reveals a view to the balcony and lets in bright, natural light.
A gray shag rug adds texture to this sleek contemporary design. A large sectional is topped with a mix of throw pillows featuring gray hues and a touch of pattern. Roman shades let in natural light from the windows. Framed dresses add unique decoration and a pop of color to the room.
A free-standing soaking tub is a luxurious spot to relax and unwind after a hectic day. The gray shag rug stretches from the bathroom door all the way to the tub, providing a warm, soft surface underfoot when exiting the tub.
Decorative throw pillows add green and blue accents to the attractive neutral design of this contemporary living room. A white mantel frames the black brick fireplace surround. A pair of patterned gray armchairs face into the modern plastic coffee table. A gray shag rug adds additional texture.
Large artwork makes a bold statement in the contemporary black-and-white living room. A gray shag rug grounds the space, bringing in texture, while a combination of sleek gray, white and black furniture make for a cozy seating area. Chunky wood coffee tables add warmth to the space.
This master bedroom features traditional style –– like the detailed wooden bed –– paired with modern touches. The bay window area boasts a pair of French doors and sheer gray curtains, while a double tray ceiling adds a classic finishing touch. A gray shag rug is positioned atop the dark brown hardwood floors.
A plush gray velvet sofa and chair offer comfortable seating in this living room. The statement piece of the space, a gray and white animal hide rug, pairs with a gray shag rug to add texture and interest. Metallic accents are found throughout the space in the floor lamp, vases, mosaic accent wall and artwork.
This cozy family room mixes soft neutrals, clean whites and splashes of blue. A classic fireplace is highlighted by bright blue wallpaper, and the beadboard behind the built-ins is painted blue, allowing the accessories and books to really stand out. Neutral sofas pair with a trunk-inspired coffee table, while a gray shag rug grounds the space.
Creative design solutions help to make the most of your space – whatever the size. In this room design from HGTV Design Star, a white modular bookshelf functions as a room divider with built-in storage in a small living room. The small acrylic coffee table doesn't weigh down the space, while a gray shag rug softens the parquet floors and adds subtle color.
"Here contemporary reads as cold. All those severe straight lines, chrome, plastic and Plexiglas could stand to be tempered by a few flowing lines and the use of natural materials like wood and stone," said HGTV's Design Star judge Candice Olson. The contemporary living room showcases a black, triangular chair, a clear, plastic coffee table and white cubicle storage shelving. A gray shag rug adds texture to the smooth lines.
This elegant guest bedroom features two matching beds with upholstered headboards, lush gray bedding and tufted contemporary benches. A gray shag area rug adds style underfoot, while metallic brown squares create an eye-catching accent wall behind the beds.
A charcoal gray shag area rug adds a cozy element to the neutral tile floor. A sleek gray sofa and neutral love seat is paired with a glass coffee table and white wingback chair for this cozy yet contemporary living room.
The kitchen opens up to the eclectic living room, which combines sleek gray sofas with a gray shag area rug. A credenza behind the sofa adds extra storage. Blue wallpaper is used around the classic fireplace adding bright color to the room.
The contemporary bedroom also houses a home office and media area, featuring a sleek white desk and dresser for storage. A floor-length mirror floats off the patterned gray accent wall, while a gray shag area rug adds coziness to the dark hardwood floors.