Three stuffed penguins stand guard over a pile of holiday gifts. The black-and-white of the penguins and wrapping paper is broken up with bright pops of red, green and pink -- a fun twist on festive colors.
To give this small kitchen chef-grade efficiency, the designers extended the countertop the full width of the room and installed two under-the-counter refrigerators. Low-iron glass shelving doesn't block the natural light or the view. Appliances are by Miele.
Penguin book wallpaper adds vivid color to the bedroom walls. A twin bed with simple black bed frame is situated in the corner leaving open floor space for the neutral shag rug. A bold orange floor cushion matches an orange throw blanket topping the white bed linens.
The spare, simple backdrop of this nursery's white walls and wood floors is energized with colorful toys and playful details like the hot air balloon mobile. Paint: Benjamin Moore Simply White; Crib: Stokke; Rocking Chair: Giggle
Book cover wallpaper brings a beautifully colorful child-like spirit to the design. The colorful backdrop is a lovely embellishment to the neutral dresser and white window. The upholstered dresser features three drawers and a nailhead border and design.
A geometric wood chandelier gives the kids' room personality while maintaining the overall modern aesthetic achieved by sleek built-in shelving, storage and closet. The youth is in the details with penguin print curtains, architectural bursts of color.
Phoenix pool builder Kirk Bianchi removes the “artificial penguin exhibit” and replaces it with an ironwood tree salvaged from the desert (one of three he places around the yard). He declutters the landscaping, introduces new decking and adds overflow to all sides of the pool, enhancing the lovely mirror effect.
This bright and colorful Penguin book cover wallpaper injects a bold dose of whimsy, playfulness and carefree charm to this powder room. An arresting butterfly print captures all of the colors from the book covers. The warm wood vanity and mirror give the eye a place to rest amidst the dizzying array of color.
HGTV Smart Home 2019 is located in Dallas, Texas: a city bursting with activities for the whole family, like the Dallas World Aquarium. With its monkeys and chameleons, flamingos and penguins—even ocelots, for cryin’ out loud—the Dallas World Aquarium isn’t your typical hometown aquarium (well, unless you live in Dallas). Check out the rainforest exhibit for beautiful birds and unusual sloths. The 20,000-gallon cenote exhibit walks you through the shark habitat, and South Africa is cool for its penguins. With a conservation focus, the aquarium has several endangered animals such as the Antillean manatee. Check out the website or call ahead to plan your visit around scheduled animal feedings and talks.
Tightly ready-woven cane, surrounded by a simple wood frame, will breathe freshness into your bedroom. Whip up this lightweight headboard in a weekend and easily mount it to the wall with screws or a couple metal brackets.