A floating bench built into the wall creates unique seating along the wood dining table. Wall art adds color and decoration while keeping with a polished, minimalist look. A contemporary light fixture features a metal form with small circular bulbs joining with the natural light from the french doors to brighten the space.
A dark wood dresser pairs well with purple curtains and whimsical art in this sitting room featured on HGTV's Buying and Selling. The design is simple but well-proportioned with a boxy armchair and a small round table.
This red brick patio features a small sitting area with two outdoor armchairs and a round glass table. A stone fireplace provides the space with a cozy, rustic feature. Container plants and metal accessories add visual interest.
This condo is small in size, but the features and furnishings are high in style. The dining room chandelier is oversized, but the glass and sculpted metal look is open and perfect for this space. The round, glass table seats six comfortably in stylish chairs with sleek backs and legs. Designer tip: In small spaces, keep the flooring consistent because transitions can visually make a space seem smaller.
Cozy and sophisticated, this condo's living room includes a small, round coffee table grounded by a black and white striped rug, midcentury black leather armchair and a navy blue velvet sofa. By the window, a plush daybed and skinny metal bookshelf offer a stylish place for reading and relaxing.
Designer Brian Paquette packs this small condo's living room with loads of style. Large windows fill the space with ample light and highlight the metal bookshelf, round coffee table and simple black and white striped rug. Hot pink flowers add a pop of bright color to the mostly neutral palette.
Choosing neutral base pieces of furniture is a smart way to create a stylish living space that will last for years. Then, the accessories and smaller pieces can be switched out as desired. Here, the sofa is topped with Ikat pillows. A large contemporary art piece over the new dining banquette brings in a splash of color and rounds out the space.
This home evokes memories of the '50s and '60s modern movement while boasting state-of-the-art sustainable building practices. The site-specific home features an open plan that allows for a smaller yet more spacious home. Rust red Cor'ten steel, metal siding and hard trowelled stucco come together in a lively composition that has held up well over the last five years.
The designers at Brio Interior Designs transformed a small, cluttered kitchen into a Midcentury masterpiece. Walls were demolished to create an open concept concept design throughout the house. Large bottom cabinets replaced the metal shelving the couple was using for storage, and their outdated appliances were replaced with state of the art stainless steel ones. Designers then added details that show off the couple's personality, such as the red patterned rug that adds a bit of flair, while modern light fixtures help the large windows over the countertop to provide light to the kitchen.