Designer Meg Caswell recycles a wood pallet as a unique photo display hanging over the tan sofa. The light blue walls and matching patterned pillows, along with the unique coffee table create a contemporary meets traditional style.
A hanging green surfboard is the focal point in this lime green kid's bedroom. A photo collage, a guitar and accessories in the homework area add personal touches. An oversized, striped Roman shade provides privacy when needed.
A simple collage of the homeowners' favorite keepsakes creates a statement in this cottage-style living room. Designer Tip: Collages do not have to be just pictures. Try mixing in mirrors, children's handprints, artwork, silhouettes, announcements, monograms and favorite sayings.
This office space is full of chic inspiration. The modern desks and chairs give the area a clean, professional feeling, while the collages behind the desks are full of some of fashion's all-time greats. This space is the perfect place to provide any aspiring designer the inspiration she needs.
Obviously, the designers at StudioHue and this baby's parents are fond of the printed page by the way books are creatively displayed in this contemporary nursery. The little library presents itself like a work of art, which might have been the intent of its creators all along.
Candice Olson, host of HGTV's "Divine Design" and "Candice Tells All," explains how to design with the latest trends in mind. While keeping larger pieces the same, such as sofas and tables, Olson suggests adding trendy colors and styles in small pieces, like pillows, blankets and lampshades. This room adds pops of color in accent pillows and chair cushions, while the main pieces remain neutral.
Designer SuzAnn Kletzien's client requested a starburst mirror in the design plan, so Kletzien positioned a starburst mirror collage on a navy accent wall in the living room. She also reupholstered an egg chair in a deep blue velvet fabric and had a custom ottoman built with a removable tray in the center for drinks and snacks.
Soft teal walls create a great contrast against the curtains made from bright coral fabric for a color palette that's not typical for a little girl's room. Decorative plates match the mirror's cutout above the bookshelf. A white armchair and white wicker ottoman provide a comfortable place to read.