Clean white walls and furniture allow the vibrant orange, pink and green accents to take center stage in this modern kid's bedroom. A graphic rug and coordinating throw pillows bring movement to the space.
A desk carved out beneath the eaves and a Barbie-pink door turn this architecturally interesting space into a playroom-slash-palace for a young girl. Kid-sized modern furniture and bursts of bright color create a space that's both whimsical and chic.
This glass screened playroom leads directly into the airy living room in this modern loft. Pint-sized furniture in primary colors is perfectly sized for children while the glass walls make it easy for parents to keep an eye on things from the other room.
Boxy, contemporary furniture mixed with classic window treatments create a stylish, kid-friendly space for a modern family. Gray walls are a chic, neutral backdrop for red accents, and a graphic rug pulls the space together. The classic style of the space is designed to age well with the room's occupant.
A new open space for family gatherings makes your home much more livable. Although a family room addition will be expensive, especially if you’re adding exterior footprint, you’ll recoup more than half your costs in added home value. If you want to add high-end touches in a space where the kids will run wild, think vertically (and make durable choices for flooring and furniture): this remodeled family room from Tenhulzen Residential is comfortable but modern, featuring cherry cabinets with vertical-set tile surrounding the fireplace.
The homeowners wanted a unique design for their Bolinas beach house, so designers aimed to create a clean, airy, modern space. They started with bright, white paint throughout the home and then brought in bold, black accents to contrast the neutral color palette. They continued the design with durable fabrics and furniture to withstand the salty, ocean air and the myriad guests and young children that often occupy the space. Finally, they added a few touches of Scandinavian design to finish off the home.