Beadboard wainscoting, capped with flexible chair rail, echoes the design of kitchen cabinetry. The wall treatment sections off the living area, furnished with a slipcovered sectional that offers cozy lounging space in a small footprint.
A dining table doubles as a space for game play or mealtime in this large family game room. Blue-and-white patterned chairs at the table ends complement the place settings and establish a coastal feel in the space, while slipcovers on the remaining chairs make for easy cleanup.
This sweet and shabby chic living room uses slipcovers on the chair and sofa, an easy way to upgrade worn-out furniture and keep it clean. White decor throughout the rest of the room keeps the space feeling fresh and uncluttered.
Breakfast time in this ranch home is exceptionally beautiful thanks to the abundance of natural light that streams in from a pair of skylights. Sturdy steel chairs flank the trestle table while host and hostess armchairs are draped in washed-linen slipcovers.
Custom built-ins of white wood, mirrored backs and a marble top were added in the dining room creating ample storage space. A vintage Sputnik glass chandelier hangs above the dining table with a mix of bench seating, simple orange chairs and neutral slipcovered armchairs.
Traditional meets contemporary in this cozy sitting room. A slipcovered sofa and white leather wing-back chair provide a cozy place to sit back and enjoy the fire. The zebra-patterned ottoman and modern side table beautifully contrast the colonial-inspired artwork hanging above the fireplace.
A modern coffee table and traditional rug form a nice juxtaposition in this California living room. The traditional sofa is slipcovered for casual comfort, and two white wicker chairs are upholstered in a graphic, modern fabric that gives a nod to the lines of the leaded glass windows.
Swap out your matching kitchen chairs or barstools in favor of more interesting options — you could paint them, replace them with a set of colorful vintage chairs, or simply give them a makeover with new slipcovers or cushions. You can sew your own or browse Etsy for custom handmade versions like the red barstool cushion shown here from Britta Leigh Designs.
Overlooking stunning views of Chicago, the penthouse dining room offers casual dining at its finest. The wood-based dining table features a sleek, white top, and a mix of brown metal chairs and slipcovered armchairs provide seating for eight. A pair of funky metal pendant lights hang above to bring a touch of glam to the bright, contemporary space.
A mix of high-and low-priced items and high-energy colors make for a striking living room. The slipcovered sofa opens up to reveal a full-size mattress. Seagrass wingback chairs and a rattan runner offer a touch of the tropics and a mix of patterns on the curtains and throw pillows creates visual interest.
A view into the dining room showcases bold zebra-printed draperies in orange. A rustic dining table made from reclaimed wood is surrounded by rattan and eucalyptus wood chairs, two slipcovered armchairs and a Colonial hand-rubbed black bench with caning for a variety of seating options. A polished nickel chandelier provides soft lighting above the dining area and adds a touch of glamour to the space.
Habachy Designs wanted to create depth through texture. The chandelier is made from natural Nguni cow horn in Africa, the table is made of solid wood and clad in antique brass and textured. The dining chairs have a clean, modern silhouette but are slipcovered to give a more casual look. The atom bowl holding succulents is made of iron and hand-crafted which gives it more character. Accessories throughout the space are artifacts and imported pieces from Africa and Asia. The vintage lion door knocker was an accessory that was found, custom mounted and had a stand built specifically to showcase the piece on the mantel.