In a kitchen with simple style and a mostly white color palette, a splash of pattern can add personality. "Help frame a beautiful view with a valance mounted above the window. This ikat-patterned fabric, Bansuri in Slate, has a rich neutral that adds interest to the solid white cabinets," says the manufacturer.
Fully lined drapes featuring an ikat pattern ensconce the great room of HGTV Smart Home 2014. When the window treatments are open during the day natural light fills the room, and when closed in the evening, the drapes allow plenty of privacy.
This cozy bedroom has a serene, sophisticated ambiance thanks to a blue ikat-patterned bedspread and nightstands in a complementary turquoise. A painting above the bed pulls the different shades of blue together.
The many moods of the ocean are reflected in this beachfront condo's living room furnishings, including throw pillows on the sofa, a blue-and-white ikat-patterned pouf, and a striped area rug and draperies in shades of blue and gray.
This dining room does exciting things with pattern: Ikat wallpaper makes wide stripes around the upper half of the room, tempered by white paneling on the lower half. The rug adds another graphic layer.
Stylish, ikat-inspired artwork and a purple geometric lamp add pizzazz to the sleek white desk in this girl's room. Turquoise and white patterned wallpaper on the adjacent wall coordinates with the artwork, making the space feel cohesive.
Blue and navy Ikat throw pillows on the two sofas provide comfort and add another touch of color and pattern to the parlor. The use of navy, French blue and indigo throughout the space offer contrast for the feminine design details in this parlor.
A mix of wooden white chairs and upholstered ikat-patterned chairs surrounds this casual wooden dining table in the HGTV Dream Home 2012. Walls of windows all around the table provide pleasant views during dinner.
Bold and colorful patterns can be on more than just pillows and throws. Try out some bright, patterned curtains for a statement piece in your living room. "In my shop, chevron, ikat, lattice and trellis prints are popular right now," says Tosha Scott, owner of Castle Creek Designs. The most important thing when bringing in window treatments with lots of color and pattern is to consider how other accessories will help temper the space. If you go bold with window treatments, think about bringing in some neutral furnishings that won't compete with the pattern. Image courtesy of Romo
Fully lined drapes featuring an ikat pattern ensconce the great room. When the window treatments are open during the day natural light fills the room, and when closed in the evening, the drapes allow plenty of privacy.