This homeowner created a clever, crafty activity station from an old wooden dining table and a mixing bowl that serves as a place for storing crayons and other items. White wooden chairs decoupaged in repurposed maps add an interesting vibe to the otherwise neutral space.
For a designated place to work on crafts, draw and color with crayons, a custom play table was made from an old coffee table cut down to size with a saw, sanded, then painted white and green. The child-sized chairs were picked up at a flea market, sanded, painted and decoupaged with vintage maps.
A wallpaper world map serves as the backdrop for this nook in a kid's bedroom, inspiring imagination and creativity. The bookshelves beside the map are backed in a purplish-blue hue to highlight the color of the U.S. on the map. A model airplane and midcentury modern rocking chair add vintage flair to the design.
A world map accent wall serves as the focal point of this kid's play space. White built-ins with colorful cabinet fronts complement the colors in the world map and provide storage space for toys and trinkets. Mod chairs offer comfortable seating.
A lamp made from a wood tripod and wallpaper depicting the continents of the Earth are just two of the highlights in this sitting area fit for an adventurer. Other explorer-themed decorations include a globe and a model boat, in addition to a vintage leather chair with a coat of arms.
A plush red leather chair with matching ottoman sits diagonally across from a double bookshelf filled with books. A framed art print of Marilyn Monroe hangs on one wall, while the ceiling has been treated to look like an old world map with a grand chandelier in the middle.
Rich hardwood floors adorn a living room sitting area defined by a sisal area rug. A leather Chesterfield sofa sits across from two blue armchairs, arranged near a fireplace that's great for warming chilly days and nights. Eye-catching art in the form of a vintage-style wall map and prints of books add character to the room.
The new home office is staged with a traditional wood desk and white upholstered chair on top of a gray and white area rug. Topiaries, old books and a map set the mood for creative exploration, as seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.
This dining room features a round pedestal table, slipcovered chairs, a delicate silver metallic chandelier, a framed Barnstable County map print on the walls, and a pair of triple-ball topiaries, which add a pop of color in the otherwise all-white space.
A bright kids' room features a play station made by cutting down an old kitchen table and adding a mixing bowl to the center for art supplies and pencils. A fresh coat of green paint and child-sized chairs decoupaged with maps complete the space.
This dining room features a number of midcentury modern elements such as the wooden wishbone dining chairs and the tiered chandelier. The space features a wood floor and wooden china cabinet, and an orange "Brooklyn Map" representing the owners' former residence adorns the wall.