The neutral color palette of this traditional living room helps to make the space feel welcoming and serene. Proportionate choices in furniture and layout allow the space to be used to its full capacity without feeling cluttered.
In this spacious, cottage kitchen, a neutral color palette anchors the space, making it bright and clean. Hardwood floors and wood stool tops add deep color to the space, creating a warm feeling, while the amber rug connects the space, leading the eye all around the kitchen.
A soft neutral color palette with classic architecture and moldings allow the collection of mirrors to really stand out. Comfortable leather armchairs pair with a deep-seated sofa for cozy seating, where homeowners and guests can relax. Adding softness and style underfoot is a striped blue-and-white area rug.
Designer Caitlin McCarthy used a light touch on the design of this living room to keep it bright and airy and direct the focus on the floor-to-ceiling windows. A relaxed leather sofa, textural wall hanging and soft area rug -- all in neutral tones -- make it a comfortable spot to enjoy the views.
Traditional wood furniture is set against a sleek contemporary backdrop, giving this transitional master bedroom its edge. Contemporary lighting and Asian-inspired art soften the lines of a striking custom marble fireplace.
Large windows and exposed brick add character to this sleek warehouse loft living space. A contemporary white bench adds a sophisticated touch while the gray upholstered modern couch provides a luxurious place to relax.
The dining room in the space gets plenty of natural light to illuminate the space. The simple table is highlighted by sophisticated, modern dining chairs, while the crystal candlesticks complete the elegant space.
The formal dining room in this English cottage is outfitted in the traditional style. Rich, wood furniture is the highlight of the space, along with a traditional oriental rug and traditional artwork. To lighten the space and make it feel warmer, however, designers took advantage of the ample natural light spilling into the space from the French doors. By blending white walls and traditional furniture, designers have created an elegant, updated space that is both warm and inviting.
A long island provides extra counter space and a welcoming dining spot to create a true heart of the home where everyone can gather. A trio of pendant lights bring a contemporary note to the space, while hardwood floors add warmth underfoot.
To create a space that would be sophisticated enough for the homeowners' son as a teenager, designers used a neutral color palette with white walls to take advantage of the room's abundance of warm, natural light.
To showcase the collector's items in the living room, designers chose a neutral color palette to make the bold colors of the statues and other antiques pop. The bold, rich colors of the trunks, statues and the fireplace mantle bring warmth to the space, all the while being spotlighted by the large windows that allow in tons of natural light. This lights reflects off the white sofas and neutral walls, making these special pieces the focal points of the room.