A stately American Foursquare home shines brightly with a coat of yellow paint and sage green shutters and trim. The home is trimmed with understated, classic Christmas greenery.
Custom purple and gold thread embroidered drapery tie together the mix of contemporary furniture. The understated accessories and patterned area rug add finishing touches to the space.
Painted white brick, a cedar framed window grouping and planter boxes give this home exterior a distinct look. The style is modern while maintaining an understating and comforting feel.
A striking floor-to-ceiling black fireplace is the focal point in this living room. The room has transitional style with a neutral palette and understated recessed lighting.
Traditional wingback chairs are a classic fireside addition, and these in warm neutral upholstery coordinate nicely with the gold frames and spare accessories in an elegantly understated living room.
Neutral accessories with interesting patterns, like the chain link patterned curtain, are a great way to add character in a soft, understated way.
An intimate breakfast nook with a tufted leather banquette lends itself to casual meals and morning coffee. Blue tile backsplash nicely complements the gray cabinets, providing understated color.
Over-scaled subway tile with dark grout surrounds a black stove and range hood creating a classic, yet understated look in this transitional kitchen.
This mantel's play on shapes, scale and layering gives it an understated vibe that's seasonal, yet modern and a bit masculine.
HGTV fan Perri paired existing subway tile with a warm paint color, elegant light fixtures and roman shades for an understated, classic look.
Designer Marie Burgos creates an understated Asian theme in this living room with rich woods, large artwork and a wooden tray with bonsai tree.
Three waterfall bowls sit under arched cut-outs in a brick wall, pouring water into the pool. The waterfall bowls serve as understated alternatives to a traditional rock waterfall.
A heavy, rustic dining set with straight-backed chairs creates a true Mediterranean aesthetic in the light-filled dining room. A chandelier hangs overhead, adding a dose of understated sophistication.
Fun yet understated wallpaper livens up this cozy laundry room and plays off the chic white tile backsplash. Cabinets and a sink are within easy reach of the washer and dryer.
This lovely bedroom features an understated wrought iron bed with simple white linens. The room draws energy from the green bedside table holding an eclectic mix of colorful accessories.
To maximize floorspace, the stainless steel refrigerator was recessed into the kitchen wall. The understated detail should not be underestimated when it comes to saving space in the kitchen.
Black and gray accents punctuate this contemporary living room while keeping the overall look open and airy. The furniture, like the round dining table and curved chairs, is understated yet elegant.
The calming neutral color palette of this guest cottage's elegantly understated attic guest bedroom, featuring a pair of comfy full-size beds and an inviting armchair, creates the perfect space for relaxing.