The corner of this hallway is brought to life with a Mediterranean display. A clear plastic table supports a trio of beautifully ornamental blue vases. Two tall wicker baskets are perfect height for tucking under the table doubling as storage space. A mirror is mounted over the setup to fill some of the gray wall space.
This black and white wall stripes create a bold background for this chic kitchen design. A corner L-shaped kelly green bench puts a vibrant pop of color in the room and works with the wall art above. Dark hardwood flooring allows the white elements to catch the light and shine in the design.
A sculptural sliding gate serves as the stylish backdrop to dinners enjoyed at the recycled plastic dining table. Matthew Cunningham's design for the courtyard, which includes the gate (made from raw aluminum) and reclaimed granite flooring, won a 2015 Association of Professional Landscape Designers award.
Decorative throw pillows add green and blue accents to the attractive neutral design of this contemporary living room. A white mantel frames the black brick fireplace surround. A pair of patterned gray armchairs face into the modern plastic coffee table. A gray shag rug adds additional texture.
"Here contemporary reads as cold. All those severe straight lines, chrome, plastic and Plexiglas could stand to be tempered by a few flowing lines and the use of natural materials like wood and stone," said HGTV's Design Star judge Candice Olson. The contemporary living room showcases a black, triangular chair, a clear, plastic coffee table and white cubicle storage shelving. A gray shag rug adds texture to the smooth lines.
A dark-toned untreated wood ceiling beam is a beautiful contrasting element to the sleek wood accident wall around the mounted television and grate protected fireplace. A tufted, charcoal gray sofa and a pair of neutral arm chairs create comfortable and stylish seating. A clear plastic coffee table keeps the floor space feeling open and light.
Black and white vertically striped curtains frame the large window in this living room. A pair of modern arm chairs and a bright, red couch face in to the plastic coffee table keeping the view open to the animal hide rug. An abstract art canvas breaks up the white space on the walls and blends all the colors used throughout the room.
In this modern dining room, colorful abstract art takes center stage. A small black round table anchors the room while four white molded plastic chairs offer a sleek dining space for intimate entertaining.
A sleek, white dining table is at one with the architecture in this modern, glass-walled home in Lugano, Switzerland. Molded plastic Eames side chairs surround the table, providing ample seating for guests. Bleached wood floors give the space a lightness that doesn't detract from its floaty, ethereal design presence.
Cute, cheap updates to a small patio include adding an outdoor pillow in a complementary color to a plastic Adirondack-style chair and an outdoor rug. If you don't have room for a coffee table, a smaller end table, can serve as your bar when enjoying cocktails with friends. Amy Latta of One Artsy Mama made this table using crates.
These homeowners wanted to incorporate their love of whimsy into their home decor, so designers added glass domes containing colorful, plastic dinosaurs as the centerpiece for the dining table and the back of the dining bench. These dinosaurs are small, but their contribution to the overall feel of the design in immeasurable.
A long, modern dining table surrounded by Eames molded plastic side chairs has a view to the courtyard surrounding this modern, glass-walled house on Lake Lugano, Switzerland. The 3,658-square-foot structure was designed by architect Milan Jacopo Mascheroni and completed in 2010.
The emphasis is on fun in this eclectic dining room featuring multicolored geometric-print wallpaper, a traditional pedestal table, red plastic chairs, a white metal funnel-style pendant light, and a black cowhide rug to anchor the look.