Rich browns and lively greens create a nature-inspired color palette to match the nature-inspired decor that fills this trendy restaurant. Nested light fixtures with tree branch canopies provide striking interest overhead.
Multiple shades of brown, from light to dark, in multiple different materials bring dimension and texture to this kitchen. Overhead, the round light fixture shows off the sculptural lines of its light bulbs.
That rich dark wood continues into the bachelor's kitchen, extending from the cabinets to the large island. Two sleek pendant lights draw visual interest overhead, while three barstools create an intimate space for sharing a meal with close friends.
Tucked inside an elegant covered patio, this Mediterranean-style outdoor dining room will make guests line up for an invitation. Large wicker chairs and a stylish overhead light fixture provide practical comfort.
In this living room, taupe walls and furniture serve as a neutral palette on which to layer striking artwork and accents like the overhead light fixture. Purple pillows are a welcome shot of color on the chairs.
This contemporary living room features a glass coffee table positioned in front of a round-back black leather chair with a metal pedestal stand. Orange flowers add a pop of color, while a gold overhead light fixture gives the space a finishing touch.
Exposed beams decorate the ceiling of this covered patio. The open sides keep the space connected to the outdoors and provide a gorgeous view of the modern tropical pool deck. Neutral fabric fits seamlessly over the chairs lining the long dining table. Metal lanterns and an overhead light fixture add a touch of shine.
To create a cozy yet sophisticated look, don’t just rely on overhead fixtures. Layer lighting throughout the room via table lamps, sconces, and floor lamps. Put a few on dimmers to change up the mood of the room.
Designer Melissa Greenauer recently transformed a stark, minimalist residence in Manhattan into a warm and elegant retreat from city life for its new owner. The walk-in closet reflects the client’s traditional style with rich wood tones and classic detailing like fluted panels, antiqued glass overhead light fixtures and leather hardware. Carlisle Wide Plank Floors' custom hickory flooring is the foundation of Greenaur's design for this well-organized space.
The magic of this family room comes from the accents: Rich jewel tones in the pillows and artwork, a blue-gray coffee table. Overhead, a light fixture loops and folds in on itself, bringing movement and texture to the space.