A cactus-inspired lamp — a nod to the home's Southwestern roots — sits atop a rustic wood chest in this neutral living space. A cowhide rug softens the hardwood floors, and a neutral color scheme ties the space together.
Rounded natural wood beams stripe the ceiling over a contemporary wood dining table with natural cut edges and a warm stain finish. Sleek and simple brown leather chairs surround the table bringing a lovely darker hue against the white and neutral tones in the room. Southwestern art decorates the space with pattern and color for an inviting finish touch.
This outdoor living room has plenty of personality in it's colorful design featuring a wood burning fireplace, Spanish tile floor, and yellow walls. A red striped rug, yellow striped throw blanket, and red striped accent pillows add color and pattern to the space. The yellow walls display colorful scenic art and southwestern decor lit by the sun shining through above the wooden beams.
Off-white walls make it easy to transform the mood of the space with accessories and decor. Here, a two-toned dresser, simple floor lamp and woven rug play into the simple Southwestern aesthetic of the room.
This fun, southwestern chair features a bold blue and orange pattern. Natural light from the window highlights the fun colors. Metal letters spelling 'surf' are stacked on the wall for unique decor and instant personality.
This spacious backyard doubles as a water park, with a curvy slide that starts on an upper level of the backyard and empties into a large swimming pool. White paver stones are placed along the side of the pool creating sleek garden decor and a functional walkway to the pool area.
A small plate assortment centerpiece compliments the plate wall decor in this southwestern style dining space. A built in bench is padded with charcoal gray and red striped throw pillows for a pop of bold color and cozy seating around the smooth wood dining table.
This colorful living room features a small sitting area with neutral pintucked chairs and a round wooden table with Navajo pottery placed on top. A wrought iron chandelier hangs from the exposed beam ceiling, while multicolored decor, including the pillows and area rugs.
Shower shelves provide decoration and storage in the shower. These stainless steel shelves are fit into a shower designed by Lori Carroll in Tucson, Ariz. They hold necessities like shampoo, conditioner and sponges on the inside of the shower and decor like candles on the outside.
Neutral floor tile and white walls create a spacious feel in this bright foyer. A row of mounted dolls over the front door adds a fun and festive element of decor. Built in shelves within the walls create space for extra decorative display.
This country-style living room infuses Mexican decor for a cozy, Southwest feel. Pottery is displayed in a wall-length glass case, and pillows with Southwestern designs and animal prints line the furniture.
A wood-frame bobbin chair offers a comfy spot to relax in this Southwestern-inspired living room. The chair ties into the room's decor thanks to a neutral fabric color and a chevron throw pillow in earth tones.
Put a stylish Southwestern spin on seasonal decor with a dreamcatcher made from tree cuttings and a cross stitch hoop. Attach greenery to the hoop using floral wire. Next, tie ribbon along the bottom of the hoop to add length. Lastly, use fishing wire tied to the top of the hoop to hang it above a window with a push pin or tack.
Give your version of midcentury style a more personal look by letting your home’s geographic location influence the design. For this house in Austin, Texas, for example, designer Christen Ales, chose colors and motifs that nod to the southwestern site—and yet still have a midcentury look. “The décor mixes fun bohemian patterns and textures, like this wallpaper from Cavern Home, with modern and more traditional Mexican style furniture silhouettes for a clean, but eclectic look,” she says.