A few simple furnishings, each with great character, pull this chic living room together. The coffee table, with its black lacquered top and chrome legs, has a strong personality that’s softened by the gray side chairs and transitional sofa.
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, this once dark and dated living room is now a bright, open space that pops with bright turquoise and blue accents. Sarah added a plate rail along the room's perimeter to unify the transitional dining and living rooms and, per the owners' request, included plenty of extra seating for easy entertaining.
A farmhouse-style table with 10 slipcovered chairs overlooks a lovely island view in the dining room of this transitional California home. Rustic elements like the living room's beamed ceiling and the tumbled stone floors blend seamlessly with the home's contemporary white walls and clean lines.
A couple combined each of their own favorite pieces to create a truly unique living room. A beautiful blend of transitional furniture, modern art and houseplants is full of character and personal history.
This blue and white living area transitions and defines the dining and kitchen areas with slight changes to the design style. While the furnishings in the dining room are more transitional, the kitchen presents a cozier, contemporary style. The pendant lighting complements the traditional dining room chandelier.
Designer Vanessa DeLeon used plush fabrics and deep gray accent pieces to put a glamorous spin on this open space. The transitional nature of the kitchen and living spaces creates an easy flow between the two rooms.
A built-in entertainment center anchors this serene living room in shades of green and beige. Plush armchairs with matching ottoman, and a comfy transitional sofa invite guests to linger, while a large picture window frames the view.
This living room's walls are painted a creamy beige hue to provide a serene backdrop for this meditative space. The furnishings are an eclectic mix of old and new, including a nineteenth century Buddha, a transitional beige armchair and an antique Oushak carpet.
Moroccan details mix with transitional elements, creating a modern-Mediterranean style bar that's bright and airy. A navy blue quartz countertop anchors the all-white space. Glass pedant lights and a stone accent wall help define the space from the living room.
Ornate ceiling beams painted white keep this blue contemporary living room from feeling too dark. A gallery wall of framed art and photography is a backdrop for a transitional couch, while a tripod spotlight adds height and character behind a navy blue chaise.
This custom transitional kitchen features stunning thick-cut quartz countertops and contrasting dark cabinetry. The center island mimics the shape of a piano in the nearby living room. A backsplash is cut from the same quartz as the countertops for a seamless look.
This view from inside the mudroom shows the transitional nook to the left, and the powder room tucked away from the main living areas to the right, located directly behind the stairwell to the upper level of the home.
The home entry opens into the bright orange living room. The transitional room is trimmed in white for a fresh appearance. A white tufted sofa and built-in white bookshelf match the bright surroundings. A shag rug, midcentury-modern chairs and matching tufted ottomans bring neutral tones to the room to balance the design.
A pair of globe light fixtures feature a crystal fringe interior for a delicate, more feminine addition to this living room's transitional design. In the background, a large navy sectional sofa blends beautifully with the deep navy-blue walls.
A lime green hall gives way to a spectacular living room in the HGTV Dream Home 2013. A beautiful blend of natural light, neutral decor and transitional furniture are full of character and natural elegance. White walls make the room look even bigger, allowing the sunlight to reflect within the space.
In this transitional living space, a neutral ottoman and matching chairs provide seats for kicking off shoes and unwinding at the end of a long afternoon. Gold frames paired with crystal lamps and a marble table give the room a collected yet elegant feeling.
Orange and aqua drapery was the starting point in this eye-catching transitional living space. The client requested a room in her “happy colors,” and her favorites of soft aqua and bold tangerine proved perfect when paired with sandy neutrals.