A long wood dining table fits perfectly in this narrow dining space. Light colors help to expand the look of the available space. White patterned chairs line the table matching the detailing of the molding, white and gold forest painting and drooping white floral centerpiece. A crystal chandelier hangs above finishing the design with shine.
Narrow white floating shelves let books and games become part of the colorful decor in this girl's room. Paired with a white, child-sized table and brightly patterned wallpaper, it's a happy place to spend an afternoon.
An angled hardwood floor gives the appearance of more space in this transitional great room. A narrow dining table allows for more seating in the small area, while white chairs pop against the natural tones.
A collection of plane-oriented vintage black-and-white photos hang above the changing table, making a fun display for grown-ups and kids. Broad and narrow painted stripes in blue and yellow race around the room's walls.
Being a very narrow kitchen space, the goal was to make the kitchen and dining area as open to each other as possible while adding storage which was created in the wall behind the dining table. A pine picnic table works as a space saver and point of interest in this otherwise white kitchen.
The ocean bluff side of the house is a narrow strip designed and installed with strictly low impact uses. A cantilevered deck, native plants, dry-laid pavers and a bocce court bring the living outside. On a clear day, the homeowners watch pelicans fishing, hang gliders drifting by at eye level and surfers in the white water from their breakfast table.
Classic red theater seats add vintage flair to the playroom. A plush, white rug covers the floor space for extra comfort and coziness when coloring, reading or watching a movie. A long, narrow nook in the wall provides the perfect place for glass bookshelves, and a small built-in table underneath the TV inspires the young artists to create their next masterpiece.
Variety is the hallmark of the purple waffle plant (Hemigraphis alternata) family, which has members with broad, round, long or narrow leaves. Snow White (shown) is a small plant that unfurls light green leaves marked with white and pink. Purple waffle plant needs medium to high light to keep the pretty leaf coloring. Because of its small size, it’s a great choice for any room, fitting easily onto an end table, kitchen counter or nightstand.