In this spacious second bedroom, soft fabrics gently balance the white textured walls. A gray area rug placed on top of the orange carpet reinforces the room's comfortable nature, while the thorn-like floor lamp strikes a sharp, yet stylish visual contrast.
The clients, parents of three, wanted a peaceful retreat where they could escape at the end of the day. However, they also wanted a space that could stand up to their three children and family movie night. This neutral oasis was created to meet those needs. The bed is outfitted with soft bed linens and a padded, tufted headboard. These softer elements make the space feel inviting, while the chandelier hanging from the ceiling gives the space a touch of elegance.
To bring the casual, rustic theme to life in this living room, designer used unique pieces like the baskets hung on the walls to complement the soft fabrics and natural stone that are present in the living room.
Warm ivory walls set the stage for an inviting mix of soft fabrics and colorful accessories. Contemporary furnishings blend beautifully with more traditional touches like the upholstered headboard and navy tufted bench at the foot of the bed.
As seen on HGTV's Design Star, designer Cathy Hobbs created a tranquil oasis in this master bedroom by using neutral colors and soft fabrics. A dark headboard and matching nightstands contrast the light palette without overwhelming the space.
In this corner of the space, a green armchair complements the yellow curtains and green detail in the wall paper, tying the space together. With its soft fabric, this piece makes an inviting place to sit and enjoy a good book or a conversation.
In the master bedroom, soft fabrics and a soft, gray color palette creates a great place to relax after a long day at the beach. To complete the space, elegant artwork hangs over the bed, and a modern nightstand rests on either side, creating the perfect space to come home to.
In this Spanish Colonial living room, designers wanted to create a casual, elegant space, so they took advantage of the natural light that streams in through the arched windows on the space's far wall. Neutral tones and exposed beams continue to warm the space, while soft fabrics create a comfortable space to relax or entertain.
To create a unique master bedroom in this St. Barts beach house, designers added lots of texture to this space. Soft fabrics on the bed linens make the space comfortable, while the textures of the rug, the artwork and the wallpaper evoke the beachy feel of the home's surroundings. Natural light, which streams in through windows and can be manipulated by the soft, linen curtains, highlights the texture in the space.
This elegant, Moroccan inspired kitchen mixes rich woods with exquisite metalwork and soft fabrics. The kitchen table is made of fine, polished wood, while the chairs have wood backs with metal legs that complement the unique, metal chandelier that hangs above. To finish the design, soft curtains help to block light and add privacy, but they can be raised and lowered simply. All of these elements combine to create the perfect ambiance for this couple's home.
As you're putting together your tablescape, pay attention to how the textures of each element play together. Too many shiny elements can come across stark or flat. If you introduce too many work and faded elements, the look can come across rustic or country. Here, the perfect balance of refined wood, soft fabrics, a mix of metallics in faded brass and rich gold along with layered chargers in cork and seagrass strike the perfect combination.
This bedroom exudes preppy style with its monogrammed throw pillow and bold green walls trimmed in white. Soft white fabric cascades down from the canopy bed, adding a pretty, feminine touch to the space.