The designers of this morning room started with a simple black-and-white color scheme, then added visual interest by mixing patterns and textures. Sleek contemporary furnishings bring a lightness to the space.
This east-facing morning room makes a stylish impression with its imaginative mix of blacks and whites. As a nod to the owners’ love for travel and storytelling, an Ingo Maurer fixture features 40 phrases in multiple languages scribbled upon squares of Japanese rice paper.
The great room flows seamlessly between the main living spaces of the kitchen, morning room and dining room, uniting the areas with exposed concrete floors. The floors are finished with a terrazzo grind, providing a clean, polished look that works beautifully with the rammed earth wall.
The family's golden retriever relaxes in the living room as morning sunlight pours through the windows. The wooden ornate child's chair and traditional sofa and wingback chair reinforce the room's classic style.