The subtle grid pattern on the area rug echoes the patterns found in the Scrabble board and cube coffee tables. Using the same shape in different ways throughout a space brings continuity and keeps the eye moving throughout the room.
A vintage vanity gives an old world charm to the traditional design in this neutral bathroom. A square patterned wallpaper gives a uniform look to the surrounding walls while a mix of marble tile colors coats the floor. The marbled ceiling ties in the floor finish with the color of the walls.
A large wall art sketch creates an eye-catching accent wall in this modern sitting space. A pair of modern leather chairs with matching ottomans are placed over a square pattern rug. A glass top table holds books and simple decor to finish the space and separate the chairs.
Carpeting is one of the most versatile of all flooring options, featuring more colors and textures than any other type of flooring. When judging carpet quality, a simple rule of thumb is to ask about the density of the fibers used to make the carpet — the more fibers per square inch, the more durable the carpet.
For a masculine and modern bedroom, choose a bed with presence and a strong, geometric shape, like this contemporary four-poster style. “A mix of geometric and organic patterns and shapes in the same deep color palette creates a sense of calm in this space and helps to ground and unify the various patterns in the rug, bedding and Fantoni lamps,” says designer Amy Lau of this elegant retreat.
Dark navy blue cabinetry surrounds this kitchen, adding bold color and ample storage. Stainless steel appliances and hardware along with black and white square patterned backsplash tile compliment the deep hue.
This cheery kids bedroom features modern bunk beds with space-inspired bedding and pillows. Multicolored floral curtains decorate the windows, while a green and white square patterned area rug covers the wood floors.
Modern white leather chairs with matching ottomans are set over a square pattern rug. A glass table with distressed green legs split the chairs and support coral accent decor. Statues are displayed on small floating shelves lining the wall.
Cube-shaped bunching tables combine to form a coffee table, and a metal urn doubles as a spot to hold a drink in this compact family-friendly living room. In the 600-square-foot home, the living area doubles as an entryway and serves as the family’s main gathering space. Graphic textiles, including a throw pillow and area rug, add visual interest.
Navy blue and white give this kitchen a fresh crisp look. The small, stylish backsplash in coordinating whites and grays with square pattern compliment the clean, organized feel of this space. A colorful canister container and houseplant add visual interest.