Because the living room features different styles of furniture, TerraCotta Design Build used colorful accents to create cohesion. For example, the patterned rug speaks to the the blue armchairs, while a pillow covered in faux-cowhide complements the ottomans.
Located right inside the entrance to the Taylors' home, the home office features a sitting area with a couch and ottoman and enough thought put into the design to make the room functional as both a study, parlor and work space.
Natural lighting enhances the open, spacious living room design. A thick gray wall trim frames the room below monochromatic white walls and ceiling. A neutral midcentury modern sofa and large ottoman surround a sculptural glass-top coffee table.
Bright yellow wallpaper animates this open living room first seen on HGTV's Design Star. The neutral sofa and area rug balances the cheerful walls, while black storage ottomans allow for extra seating and help keep the room clutter-free.
To add a little bit of color to this edgy, black and white nursery designers added a mint colored pillow, throw and ottoman. This splash of color helps to soften this modern space and brings warmth to the design.
The clean white design of this reading nook creates a calm place to sit and relax. A graphic rug breaks up the stark coloring. A retro-inspired chair with a matching ottoman is decorated with a Fornasetti pillow, and a panel of abstract art adds yellow to the design for a pop of bright color.
In this eclectic living room, a large black and white striped rug, which has a blue design on one side, is used to anchor the room. An oversized blue and white sofa with two coordinating blue pillows is positioned near a padded ottoman.
The creative design in this Jackson Hole home playfully mixes contemporary simplicity and colorful whimsy with the setting's more rustic roots. In this sitting area, a cowhide ottoman is paired up with classic Eames chairs all set against a rainbow backdrop of wallpaper.
The multi-purpose design of the Mimico Storage Ottoman from Gus* Modern allows you to use this flexible piece of furniture as a bench, coffee table or ottoman in an entryway, bedroom or living room. It includes an upholstered top for comfortable seating, a hard surface top for resting items like sunglasses, and an open cubby for display storage of books and magazines.
Bold art and accessories bring life to this living room, designed for maximum flow. Easily entertain guests in a sophisticated, comfortable space featuring contemporary armchairs combining wood and gray upholstery, a brown leather ottoman, gray sectional sofa and a mosaic accent wall in neutral tones.
Carved out of a non-functional wall space, an intimate bar and serving area was designed for a family that entertains guests. A mirror wall continues the design from behind the couch while making the space feel bigger. Two ottomans were added for extra seating; they can be tucked away under the serving table when not in use.
Walnut floors and white walls create a clean, attractive background for the open design. Blue and green chairs with paisley throw pillows draw the eye and add fun color to this contemporary sitting space. A pink ottoman brings an additional pop of color.
Talk about fancy (and inexpensive): designer Barbara Westbrook showcased two stunning ottomans with glowing gold undersides in her Southeastern Designer Showhouse and Gardens Great Room design. You can get the same magical effect by painting the underside of a bench, coffee table or side table in glimmering gold.
This bathroom's metallic teal-and-gold hexagonal wallpaper provides a bold accent to the neutral design choices showcased in the shower, including the taupe ceramic tile. A soft ottoman-like stool adds a natural touch and serves as a place to stash a towel while showering.
HGTV's Design Star judge Candice Olson complimented this design said, "First impressions are everything in the visual word of design. The moment you enter this apartment you feel the wow factor." The eclectic vibe of this living room features a traditional gray sofa, two-toned turquoise walls, a plush red coffee table and ottoman, and a wooden swing seat. The floral patterned brown and white rug adds depth to the design.
French modern leather club chairs sit side by side in this intimate art deco study. Fine accessories and art are encased in a Berkowitz-designed Madagascar ebony and black lacquer built-in. The X-style mullions on the glass doors complement the inlaid black X design on the lower cabinet doors, while the custom velvet ottoman and area rug anchor the seating area.
This sleek living room features a minimalist design with two ivory sofas and matching ottomans, and a rectangular wood coffee table. A spiral staircase wraps around a rustic stone fireplace, while large glass windows and a sliding glass door allow natural light to flood the space.