The dark wood cabinetry and disguised refrigerator creates contrast with the light flooring and countertops, and also draws attention to the beautifully upholstered bar stools and intricate crystal chandeliers above.
To save space, stackable steel stools with a powder-coated celery green finish are used as seating for the gathering area. When not in use, the four stools can be stacked two high, then stored underneath the table.
An industrial loft gets a modern update; this kitchen draws in the best of both design styles. High, beamed, wood ceilings exude a sense of raw power and strength, where the clean lines of the contemporary appliances and cabinets make the space feel balanced and refined. The warmth of the ceilings is echoed in the use of red-topped stools, tying the room together.
High ceilings, lots of natural light and the curtain's tailored lines bring structured calm to the living room's imaginative mix of patterns. A glass coffee table lets the rug's graphic print have a starring role in the space.
High barstools would overwhelm the low scale of this open plan kitchen. So instead, designers used smaller backless stools. They tuck neatly under the counter's lip when they're not being used and are prettily highlighted against the white wall.
This living room gave designers plenty to work with with its beautiful windows, high ceilings and lake views. To freshen up the space, hardwood floors were refinished and the room given new moldings and paint.
White walls and a lucite coffee table let the artwork and colorfully patterned furnishings take center stage in this modern living room. The high ceilings and large windows allow the room an almost cathedral-like feel.
This family-oriented condominium was designed from raw space high above the historic Gaslamp quarter in downtown San Diego. The large flexible open space offers jaw dropping views of the bay and city. Glass upper cabinets are paired with shiny glass tile backsplash and then grounded by grid-like black cabinets. The large center island is clad in a sleek waterfall countertop and provides bar seating with contemporary green stools.
Get a modern classic look with affordable elements, like a black silestone countertop instead of higher-priced granite or marble, and cheerful furniture. These yellow barstools, which cost $260 for a pair, have a durable plastic seat to handle spills and messes.
Using high-quality and unique materials allow a space to be at once simple and upscale. Here, a modern kitchen boasts granite-colored, clean-lined cabinetry and kitchen island, plus striking bar stools crafted from a gorgeous, honey-toned wood. The flowering tree painting brings life into the room.
Mixing different tones and types of wood makes for an elegant, modern kitchen. Here, gray wood cabinets together with hardwood floors and metal-and-wood barstools bring a depth to the space. White walls, high ceilings and a minimalistic approach assure the room feels light and airy.
Black countertops provide striking contrast against fresh white cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Black high-gloss stools with red upholstery create a spot for casual dining while adding a bold splash of color to the space.
This incredible outdoor space has all the razzle dazzle of a futuristic fantasy. Decks and terraces are cantilevered atop one another. The infinity pool gets underwater cube stools and purple lighting.