This library offers ample display for an impressive collection of books and fine art. A grand, Victorian desk has a stately presence looking toward a full-windowed wall and cozy lounge chair. A lampshade chandelier compliments the sophisticated style of the room and casts a warm glow matching the bookshelf lighting.
Danish modern-style furniture sets the tone in this inviting dining room. The warm wood tones of the sideboard, dining chairs and pendant light offer an organic touch to the sleek, contemporary lines of the decor. French doors offer a stream of natural light to add a coziness to the space.
Asian wood buildings create height to bring privacy to this calm courtyard. Neutral floor brings a light contrast to the dark wood stain. Outdoor wood furniture is set up for a cozy sitting space or outdoor dining area with green seat cushions.
A classic wood desk and ladder-back chair add country charm to this white office space. A hanging straw hat complements the country furniture, while metallic candlesticks with purple candles and sparkling glass drawer knobs bring a touch of bling to the old-fashioned desk.
Interesting and uniquely placed square windows create a striking backdrop for this master bedroom. White walls and lofty ceilings allow light from the windows to rise and expand; matching lamps and overhead recessed lighting add to the brightness of the space. The dresser, armoire, bed and floors are all crafted from similar wood, bringing a sense of symmetry into the room.
Painting out the wood in Cameron and Krystal's bedroom as well as removing the dark wood furniture creates an open and peaceful retreat. The new light furniture pieces brighten the space and additional storage reduces the chaos, as seen on Buying and Selling.
The caramel tones in this kitchen -- from the cabinets to the floors -- add a comfortable air, creating a cozy space for cooking and conversation. The finishes create a fresh space that lends itself well to mixing furniture and window treatments, creating an overall traditional feel but with tailored lines and rustic features. The outcome: a space that has a transitional feel, perfect for all ages.
This patio looks beautiful in the dim light of dusk. Warm lighting from indoors mixes with the recessed lighting under the second story balcony to create a calming ambiance. A wicker table with glass top provides a great outdoor eating area with a large umbrella available for sunny days. The smooth, natural look of the wood decking completes the calm and relaxing feel of the design.
This lovely country dining room is centered around a warm, wood table with matching wood chairs. Built-in lower white cabinetry pops against the dark concrete flooring. Blue walls add color and complement the inviting, country style. Floral roman shades and a multicolor light fixture add small touches of extra color.
White columns over white half walls frame the open doorway that leads from the dining room to the living room in this craftsman home. The rich wood living room furniture matches the dining table and chairs for a cohesive design. Soft green walls create a light surrounding for the heavy furniture elements.
The rick natural tones of the exterior wood brings warmth to offset the cool tones of the furniture. A light gray sofa and two cream arm chairs face into an Asian coffee table. A large floor lamp features a small built in shelf around the base. A graphic rug pattern adds a darker hue to the design and softens the lounge space over the stone tile floor.
Candice Olson, host of HGTV's "Divine Design," uses neutral slipcovers to create cozy, kid-friendly seating in this playful basement. A durable wood coffee table is the perfect spot for playing family board games or creating beautiful artwork. Muted green carpet throughout keeps this space light while still providing camouflage for inevitable spills.
Since neither of the couple brought much furniture with them when they moved into their apartment, they focused on buying quality, modern furniture they could take with them to their next space, so they bought a set of modern nightstands for storage and a set of nesting desks to give each of them a work space while conserving room in their apartment. They also bought a natural wood bed frame that would add light contrast to their space's dark walls.
This sleek living room features a minimalist design with two ivory sofas and matching ottomans, and a rectangular wood coffee table. A spiral staircase wraps around a rustic stone fireplace, while large glass windows and a sliding glass door allow natural light to flood the space.
Complete with a wet bar, this basement junk room turned man cave is just the place for entertaining. The designers kept the original 1920s Spanish tile floors and gave the wood paneling a light whitewash to brighten up the room. The subtle pattern and texture from the sofa mesh with the pattern on the ottoman complement the original flooring without overwhelming it.
A skylight showers bright, natural light over this transitional living room. A white sofa and chairs contribute to the bright feel of the room. A natural wood coffee table brings a beautiful texture and warmth between the furniture. A decorative tile fireplace surround is framed with a white mantel and topped with vases and plants for decor.
White painted brick and natural light from large windows brings a lightness around the open floor plan of this New York City loft. The hardwood floor finish compliments the natural wood support beams that create a natural room separation. Low furniture accents the height of the ceiling, and the lime green on the midcentury sofa adds a pop of color outside the neutral color scheme.