A sleek fireplace with a geometric screen and a mirror over the mantel are modern touches in this living room. Metallic consoles on either side of the fireplace are both stylish and functional, with benches tucked away underneath. The window-filled room also has draperies, upholstered couches, and a black chandelier and table lamps.
Traditional, white wainscoting and modern print geometric wallpaper gives this elegant dining space a transitional feel. The three-legged dining table with two dark dining chairs shares a corner bench with a green covered vinyl cushion. A simplistic brass pendant light with exposed bulbs hangs beside the bay windows with roman shades.
A built-in china cabinet and hutch features inset doors and lighted upper shelves, bringing modern convenience to this historic transitional kitchen. An antique bench was the source for the center island, which now features a new soapstone countertop. The hardwood floors are original to the house. A light, neutral palette keeps the kitchen feeling bright and open.
An natural light wood dining table is set with white plates and features a trio of clear vases filled with small floral bouquets. Gray dining chairs line one side of the table and wooden benches line the other, while a modern light fixture illuminates the space.
A simple pendant light hangs over a round Scandinavian table in a dining room, giving it a simple, modern look. This white wood bench seat was covered in a vibrant orange fabric and decorated with pillows in multiple patterns, including tropical and solid green. A funky chevron throw adds a finishing touch to this dining room seating area.
The homeowners of this Mid-Century Ranch wanted to make sure they had enough seating to accommodate the large parties they enjoy throwing, so designers installed a bench that lined the wall, wrapping around the table. One the other side, modern chairs add additional seating to ensure that this dining room is perfectly suitable for this family's entertaining needs.
A sparkling, streamlined chandelier illuminates the rustic wood table with a natural edge emphasizing the warm wood tones in the space. The artwork stands out on a bold red wall, while a striped table runner ties the room's main colors together. A mix of chair and bench seating in a soft, neutral color adds a sleek, modern look to the space's varied styles.
Dark hardwood floors provide contrast in this transitional breakfast nook with lots of white built-in cabinets. Large bay windows let in lots of natural light and are outfitted with custom roman shades. Below a cushioned bench provides seating for guests at the modern dining table, with two upholstered armchairs adding traditional seating in the space. A chandelier hangs above the table with lamp shades.
A powder blue accent wall is the perfect complement to the rich chocolate tones in this contemporary bedroom. A long brown curtain stretches across an entire wall for maximum shade and light control. A dark stool and tan bench create seating around the modern glass fireplace, and neutral bed linens are topped with throw pillows to match the blue, brown and neutral tones in the surrounding design.
This traditional study is layered with texture, creating a warm, comfortable space its users can sink right into. A clean-lined, bench cushion sofa tucks into a niche in the built-in bookshelves, with swing-arm lamps that turn the spot into a cozy reading nook. A chaise longue adds a modern touch that's softened by its lived-in leather upholstery.
This sophisticated bedroom design features bright neutral tones. The warm wood of the dressers creates a nice accented detail against the cool tones and adds an antique touch to the modern look. Bright green on the bed cover and the patterned throw pillows adds a pop of color. Silver roman shades over the windows, and a matching fabric on the window bench, add more subtle touches of pattern.
The walls of this coastal breakfast nook are painted a fresh white, Benjamin Moore's Swiss Coffee, highlighting the gray of the charming banquette bench. A natural oak stained table and dining chairs are paired with a white airy drum light for a modern touch. Designer Becki Owens ties the look together with the pink block print fabric of the window treatments and pink and neutral throw pillows.
The open floor design of this modern living room plays heavily with geometric shapes. Wenge wrapping the walls creates the geometric idea cubes while details like the X-based coffee table and large rectilinear windows unify the design within the details. A sliding wall gives way to a pass through to the kitchen, and softer textures like a silk area rug, leather bench and linen sofas soften the space to highlight the peaceful living environment.
By using the client's love for natural elements, the designers were able to create an oasis complete with a pebble wall and bench, full body shower and marble wrapped air spa with light therapy. The vibrant green and blue wall art adds a pop of color to the luxe modern bathroom. All of these elements contribute ease of use and life style in order for the client to successfully age in place.
Upholstered, elegant dining chairs with high backs provide a transitional design element to this dining room by designer Valerie Ruddy. Borrowed from the look of the classic wing chair, the chair style here is given a modern and sleek update. To one side of the room, a bench serves as a bridge within the open-plan design and can be used for entertaining groups without obstructing views. With an abundance of comfortable and plush furnishings, this dining room is just right for entertaining family and friends.
Fun and full of color, this eclectic dining room from designer Jil Sonia McDonald will undoubtedly be a house favorite. The room's gray-and-white curtains stay true to the overall eclectic look of the room while also taking the color palette down a notch, providing a nice balance to the bright orange and greens. The bench seating doubles as storage space, and the modern style china cabinet is perfect for storing the dishware and utensils.
This chic space, as seen on HGTV's show Love It or List It Too, has many luxurious details. The tufted headboard adds comfort, while the soft linens and crocheted throw continue to add style and comfort. The padded bench at the foot of the bed adds extra seating, while its mirrored legs and frame make it a stylish addition to the space. The modern chandelier adds light while giving the space more style and personality.
Homeowners wanted a light, open space in their family's basement, so designers opted for a neutral color palette to make the space feel bright. On the opposite wall from the couches, designers created an inset for the large, flat-screen TV to create depth in the space, while on either side of the television, flat, modern sconces add additional light. Dark wood shelving in the corner optimizes storage space, while dark wood panels behind the sconces project light and a dark wood bench provides additional seating.