Bringing together an unlikely pair of textures, like this deep grain tile and brown bubbles, keeps the eye from being overwhelmed by one pattern. The vertical strip of tile creates a focal point for this contemporary vanity. Design by Lena Kroupnik Interiors
A beautiful wooden entryway pairs with blue shutters to give this home a traditional cottage feel. Stone walls topped with red siding expand the home's space and create an intriguing shape. Concrete squares provide a walkway to the front door through the surrounding gravel and mulched yard.
The homeowners wanted a place where they could entertain and that was both comfortable and practical. The natural raw wood coffee table centers the living room, adding unique character to the space. Sleek furniture and throw pillows in varying patterns bring vibrancy to the room.
In order for your porch decor to remain visible close up as well as from the street, use decorations in a variety of shapes. Here, rosemary-wrapped snowflakes add the perfect amount of texture and shape from afar.
To give life to the backyard space, designers added lime green and coral accents, making the backyard bright and modern. Pebbles, decomposed granite and colorful plants add texture and visual interest to the cool, new space.
This beautiful home features a modern look with the warm colors of wood and stone exterior walls. A large wrap around porch provides ample space to enjoy the sunshine while creating a shaded area in front of the garage. The stone walls of the foundation are a great textural contrast to the smooth walls of the upper levels.
The neutral tones in this living room design allows blue accents to catch the eye throughout the room. An area rug, brick fireplace surround and the leather sofa bring a mix of finishes to the trendy design.
A wood bed frame adds warmth to the cool gray tones in this bedroom. The tray ceiling is white and two shades of gray creating depth in the design. A gray bedside table with nailhead trim is highlighted by the natural light from the window. Metallic and faux fur decorations add texture and style.
When setting a table for spring, pay as much attention to texture as you do color and shape. For the perfect mix of coarse and smooth, a white linen runner was added with a nubby seagrass charger above and smooth bamboo flatware to the side.
A concrete topped dining table adds sleek simplicity when paired with a dramatic rattan peacock chair in this outdoor dining space. Using similar materials throughout the space ties the different living areas together and adds rhythm and interest.
Designers wanted to create a kid's room that wasn't so matched, the way that many kids' rooms are, so they took care to choose unique items that mixed color, texture and style to create this space that can easily transition with the homeowners' daughter as she grows.
Slate gray walls set the scene for this eclectic living room. Black-and-white armchairs add pattern and texture to the neutral sofa and sleek white coffee table. Sliding glass doors bring in natural light, while a graphic-printed rug adds style underfoot.
A pale wood rustic dining table is surrounded by a variety of seating, from the Greek key banquette and sleek wood chairs to the black-and-white striped head chairs. A round floral rug defines the dining space and adds style underfoot, while abstract art brings a splash of color to the soft gray walls.
Wallpaper on an accent wall adds dimension and richness in this small, contemporary powder room. The wood and metal vanity is starkly modern, while the mirror and lighting are transitional, balancing and softening the space. Accessories, like the coral placed on a metal tray beside the sink, create an interesting play of textures.