This traditional study is layered with texture, creating a warm, comfortable space its users can sink right into. A clean-lined, bench cushion sofa tucks into a niche in the built-in bookshelves, with swing-arm lamps that turn the spot into a cozy reading nook. A chaise longue adds a modern touch that's softened by its lived-in leather upholstery.
A framed jersey and a bookshelf packed with games sets the stage for this fun and entertaining space. Plenty of seating and a comfy shag rag underfoot ensures everyone is always comfortable in the colorful hangout.
A mix of textures and styles create a layered, sophisticated look in this sitting room. A dark shag rug, lucite coffee table and hand-carved chairs add visual richness and depth. Sheer curtains and a variety of lighting fixtures help to brighten the eclectic space.
A baseball-themed bedroom includes a cork floor and variegated shag rug. More comfortable than AstroTurf, the rug mimics an outfield next to the baseline. Under-the-bed drawers have an industrial look while offering priceless storage below a platform bed.
A dark wood dining room table with a 42-inch round top allows Matt and Jodi to seat four to six people for meals. Round tables in small spaces are the best solution since there are no hard corners to crowd space needed for chairs. To ground the area and delineate it from the family room and office zones, a shag rug in the same shade of peacock blue was centered in the space.
This recreation room packs a punch! A lengthy, custom-built sofa sits below the room's highlight -- a massive piece of photo art depicting a crashing wave. The scale of the otherwise simple piece is what makes it so impactful. Nearby beanbag chairs in an animal print add to the room's sense of whimsy and comfort.
Pops of yellow from lampshades, pillows and the fireplace fill even the darkest of rooms. A gray shag carpet, coffered ceilings and patterned drapes complete this contemporary living room full of character.
A custom built-in upholstered bench maximizes space and seating in this eclectic study. The modern white table provides a sleek workspace, while the green shag carpet keeps the room feeling warm and inviting.
Footstools covered in colorful recycled tin pop against the green shag carpet in this funky contemporary living room. Dents, scratches and nail heads only add more character to the one-of-a-kind pieces.
This playful bedroom features charcoal shag carpet, bed spread and wall treatment with pops of red-orange in the side table and throw pillow. The intensity of the red-orange with the calming dark tones and soft surfaces create a balanced, inviting space.
This contemporary living room features gray walls and a muted palette enlivened by cheery pink accents. Framed artwork hangs on both sides of a window with dark drapes. Shag carpeting, a textured throw and patterned pillows add contrasts of texture and pattern.
Expansive windows on the waterfront side of this transitional sitting room provide sweeping views of mountains and ocean. Natural wood trim, doors, flooring and furniture warm up the space, while modern and metallic accents keep it current. A shag carpet adds texture and warmth underfoot.
In the last of the home's expansive bedrooms, designers made functional use of the space by creating a sleeping space, defined by a neutral, shag carpet, a sitting area that faces the beautiful view of New York City and a work space with a simple, modern desk.