Simplicity is key in this Manhattan apartment. Designer Ken Kelly’s goal on this project was to create a kitchen and living space to match the client's lifestyle. He also wanted to carry a consistent theme throughout the living spaces.
Fluorescent pendant lights illuminate this contemporary kitchen, which pairs together sleek white and light wood cabinets. Black countertops add contrast, while brown leather stools line the breakfast bar. The open floor plan allows quick access to the adjacent living room.
This open plan kitchen features light wood cabinets paired with black countertops. Metal track lighting hangs above the kitchen island, while brown leather stools provide a spot for casual dining. Neutral tiles line the floors.
This open-concept kitchen blends traditional finishes with modern convenience. The granite countertops and brick flooring lend warmth, while the Mediterranean chandelier and oceanside view add tons of eye candy.
Stunning ocean views are the highlight of this airy Mediterranean-style dining room. A long wood table, big enough for 10, creates the ideal place to gather with friends and family. The large windows, rustic ceiling beams, brick floors and bright white walls offer plenty of style in the well-lit space.
In this elegantly eclectic living room, two seating areas take in the view of the Newport Beach waterfront. A traditional oriental rug anchors the space, while natural wood trim and exposed beams add rustic charm.
Perfect for entertaining, this contemporary living room features a built-in bar area and sliding glass doors that lead to backyard pool. Brown wood panels line the bar wall and extend to the ceiling, while a white sofa and coffee table add contrast.
This sunlit dining room overlooks a colorful courtyard in a Mediterranean beach home. Antique dining chairs were upholstered with leather and nailhead trim to accentuate the rustic vibe of the reclaimed wood dining table.
Be sure to blow out candles if you are leaving a room, and warn your children to keep away from them. As a safer alternative, try battery-powered LED candles, suggests Ken Katz, a property director for Travelers Insurance.
Built-in fluorescent ceiling lights illuminate this stylish living room, complete with a white sofa, neutral leather armchairs and an acrylic coffee table. Brown leather pillows decorate the sofa, while a fun brown patterned carpet is positioned atop the neutral carpet.