White bed linens with blue embellishments cover the decorative white bed frame. A blue and white striped chair highlights a bolder shade of blue to the color scheme. Pastel blue walls and light wood furniture finishes keep the room light and airy.
Beautiful concrete hardscaping adds dimension to this outdoor space. Wood decking looks beautiful against the harder concrete finishes. Light wicker furniture and a light wood coffee table create a cozy outdoor living area, and plants bring natural color to the space.
Create a retreat just like you would an interior room by starting with furnishings. Consider your style and budget, along with how you’ll likely use the space. If your retreat is a cherished space for reading and hanging out with family, include plenty of seating options. For a retreat that provides an escape for morning coffee, you might just need one seat and a spot to park your favorite mug. Include container gardens to give the space a touch of greenery and nature that will minister to you, body and soul. These pots sport a mix of annuals: dwarf purple fountain grass with ‘Sweet Caroline Light Green’ sweet potato vine and Intensia blueberry phlox, dark Vertigo purple fountain grass, and Blushing Princess sweet alyssum solo and with Supertunias Royal Velvet and Trailing Silver. A pot of Diamond Frost euphorbia adds a just-right blooming accent to the coffee table.
Long, sheer curtains create privacy without blocking all natural light from this bedroom. The white leather headboard rests against a light-colored woodgrain room divider creating separate sections while keeping the room open. Art above the bed adds a pop of bright color to the neutral room.
Large windows let natural light flood this contemporary kitchen space highlighting the white countertop and polished island top. A pair of large black pendant lights hanging over the island compliment the thick black window trim. A wood range hood border and exposed beams compliment the natural wood finish of the china cabinet adding a warm, homey finish to the room.
Although this master bedroom boasts traditional architecture and classic pieces, clean, simple lines update the design for a transitional look. Dark furniture and rich wood floors provide pleasing contrast against the room's light walls.
A distressed wood cabinet and vintage gold leaf mirror create a charming vanity set up. A gold nightstand echoes the vintage flair, but contributes a different finish. Mounted light fixtures are affixed around the mirror adding soft light to the natural sunshine from the draped window.
The nursery for this couple is a beautiful, modern space. The crib and changing table, both white with wood trim, are elegant, simple and practical. These simple pieces help make the space look clean and uncluttered. The unique modern light fixture adds character to the space, while the floor-to-ceiling gray curtains add texture and help to block out light during nap time.
Dark wood cabinetry provides beautiful contrast against the light hardwood floors in this contemporary kitchen. The home's open design leaves room for a spacious kitchen with a dining area and plenty of room to maneuver. Tons of storage ensures a sleek and uncluttered space.
This transitional home office features walnut furniture, which contrasts beautifully with the royal-blue walls. A traditional table lamp, cylindrical floor lamp and wavy globe light fixture combine for interesting and decorative lighting. A black office chair rolls up to the desk for an easily accessible workspace.
An orange-brown leather sofa looks onto a natural wood coffee table and matching contemporary wooden chairs with white cushions. An end table, pair of bookshelves, fireplace frame and decorative vase-like table all compliment the wood decor matching the floor and provide a warm contrast to the light walls, rug and ceiling.
As a result of flood damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri from HGTV's "Cousins On Call" rebuilt the Miller family's living room. With new modern furniture from West Elm, the contemporary living area became a cozy and inviting space.
Light cream walls are the perfect pastel backdrop for a child's room. Rich hardwood flooring and dark wood furniture create a beautiful contrast. A striped rug adds pops of orange and green, and placement of toys and art add color and fun that's perfect for a kid's space.