Classic bungalow appeal with a modern twist and thoughtful landscaping gives this home a contemporary look that sets the stage for the rest of the home’s urban style. “The bungalow lifestyle is set back into nature and it’s cozy,” says interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn.
A mix of geometric shapes and patterns add modern flair down to the smallest details in the design of this porch seating area. Strong lines and circular accents bring a regal accent to the legs of the coffee table while natural elements from the potted ferns to the rustic wood side table add life and natural elements to the design.
Choosing colors for your outdoor living room can be intimidating. Make it easier on yourself by taking cues from outdoor focal points. The dominant blue-gray used for the upholstery and flooring in the covered area were chosen to pick up on the blue tones of the swimming pool.
Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason are the founders of AphroChic (www.aphrochic.com), a New York-based interior design firm. With the company’s motto of modern, soulful style, it’s no surprise that their home, located in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, is an ode to global culture at home. Their live-work space, part home, part design studio, is infused with a cultural aesthetic that is unmistakably AphroChic.
Clean lines and a cool color scheme makes this guest bathroom an attractive modern space, perfect for a long shower or quick clean up before heading out to enjoy all the popular outdoor activities available in this scenic Whitefish, Montana community nestled at the edge of Glacier National Park.
A modern, Scandinavian floor lamp adds extra light to the space and brings an architectural accent to the room while black shades create contrast but still allow soft, diffused light into the room for a natural and airy feel.
A circular accent mirror modeled after a traditional porthole with a gleaming glass center and weathered finish frame decorates one of the laundry room’s spring green walls, and fits the coastal style of this spectacular Hilton Head Island, South Carolina home.
A round wall mirror with a jute rope frame, an accent mirror with loop hanger and decorative natural driftwood are some of the nautical-style pieces that decorate the dining room wall and offer a play on texture.