Layer conversation pieces onto a coffee table tray to keep your design interesting and functional. “The triangle tray is a solid brass catch all. The books were chosen to bring a bit of saturated color into the center of the room while anchoring the bright pink with a more grounded, subdued toned book beneath it,” says designer Caitlin Murray.
This custom-built home boasts five bedrooms and six and a half baths, but the master suite is truly the pièce de résistance. Here, a tray ceiling and walls with wainscoting create an elegant backdrop for a tufted bed, white armchairs and a zebra-print area rug.
Frosted glass micro-block tile in a tortoise shell-inspired shade served as a springboard for the design of the 2012 HGTV Green Home guest bathroom. A red tray efficiently organizes necessities and adds a vibrant hit of color.
To create a sleek, polished look in this kitchen, veneer cabinetry pairs with a porcelain tile backsplash whose colors are a visual bridge between the room's light and dark hues. Cabinets: UltraCraft Cabinetry; Microwave: Thermador; Range: Jenn Air; Countertops: Cambria Quartz
This light and bright kitchen features two eye-catching globe chandeliers positioned over the kitchen island, which boasts a gray and white marble countertop like the rest of the kitchen. White glass front cabinets are paired with a white herringbone backsplash, while a light gray tray ceiling offers a finishing touch.
The seaside views are incorporated into the design of this grand living room thanks to expansive floor-to-ceiling windows. A plush brown velvet sofa and pair of white armchairs provide the perfect vantage points for taking in the view.
A modern kitchen with stainless steel cabinets, open shelving, and appliances, stone backsplash and work island countertop, illuminated tray ceiling, and contemporary pendant light create an updated art deco look.
This master bedroom features traditional style –– like the detailed wooden bed –– paired with modern touches. The bay window area boasts a pair of French doors and sheer gray curtains, while a double tray ceiling adds a classic finishing touch. A gray shag rug is positioned atop the dark brown hardwood floors.