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.
Sleek, industrial poolside furniture and funky light fixtures tie this unique backyard together. White lounge chairs offer additional seating around the fire pit which stands out against the gray stone wall.
The open dining room is connected to the social areas of the residence. Inspired by the beach vacation style décor, the DKOR interior design team selected modern furniture pieces that evoke beach elements. The area features a beautiful venneto marble slab accent wall that incorporate the sand-color to the room.
Funny how as the years pass, older styles become ageless rather than looking dated. If you go with a look that has at least 50 years under its belt — say, midcentury modern — it won’t go stale, says designer Tatiana Machado-Rosas of Jackson Design and Remodeling. For the backdrop, it’s smart to create a simple and versatile setting: here, the clean lines of the fireplace and the neutral tones of the flooring allow the period furnishings to make the statement (and allow you to change your mind down the road).
Full-length floor-to-ceiling glass walls provide views of Biscayne Bay, Miami Beach and the Port of Miami in the living room of HGTV Urban Oasis 2012. Two polished chrome-based, frosted-glass hurricanes illuminate the space and lend ambiance during evening hours.
A gray paneled accent wall lends dimension to this Bedford, New York, living room, drawing the eye to the chic black and white artwork above the sleek fireplace. A full-scale renovation opened up this once-dark farmhouse, lifting ceiling heights and transforming the space into a livable, comfortable family home. Modern furnishings blend effortlessly with period architectural details.