A pair of soft tan chairs create a cozy seating area next to a traditional fireplace. The mantel is painted a glossy black for a more updated look, while simple white vases, artwork and a gold oval mirror evokes classic styling.
Instead of cramming shelves chock full, choose a few items for each nook and alternate functional items like books with paintings, vases and other visual collectibles. The result is airy and appealing.
This contemporary bedroom features bedding with red and white pillows. The small bedside table displays a vase and decorative accessories as well as more practical items, like a cordless phone. The white walls are dressed up with art and framed paintings.
This small apartment branches out in clever ways with a platform bed that doubles as an extra seating area and delightfully kitschy accessories. Oversized white fur pillows top the plush green bed cushion while an acrylic table with toy-pistol vase cozies up to the bedside. Transluscent room dividers and a brightly colored mural-sized painting completes the offbeat and eclectic space.
This Christmas display features red hydrangeas and stargazer lilies in a blown glass tortoise vase atop a demi-lune commode hand-painted with a harlequin pattern, gold menorah votives and a bell with a filigree handle.
Graphic shapes and global details made this Southeastern Design Showhouse feel very of-the-moment. These folk art-evocative vases with their charming faces and the modern, graphic console table topped with a moody painting in shades of black give this loggia from Mitchell Hill a very on-trend modern-meets-artisanal feel.
A pair of low consoles with doors are positioned on either side of a stone fireplace, which has a vase, potted plant, and two framed paintings on a floating mantel. On one console is a television; on the other console is a mirror, table lamp and statue.
The built-in banquette makes this spot a favorite place for everyday uses or large gatherings. Mohair and leather are great options for seating because they're long-lasting even with heavy use. The Tibetan scroll painting is surrounded by a Baroque-style mirror frame, giving it an eclectic look. Tortoise vases, dried hydrangeas, large candelabras and an oversized African weave pillow complete the room.
Taupe brown mirror frames are painted to coordinate with the double vanities in this traditional master bathroom. White walls and countertops, combined with natural light, provides a crisp environment for freshening up, while a vase filled with sprigs of white flowers adds a delightful touch.
This traditional black and white foyer has soft neutral marble floors and neutral cream paint on the walls. Intricate wooden columns and archways are complemented by gorgeous black detailing in the iron stair rail and glossy wooden entryway table, adorned with an oversized vase of fresh flowers
This soft-hued living room pairs together romantic pink and mauve striped wallpaper with an existing colonial fireplace that has been painted white. A funky chandelier with numerous glass globes adds a modern touch, while various colorful vases bring the look together.
Incorporate your favorite blooms at an outdoor wedding with these glass vase garden stakes. Just a few steps and materials make this project doable for even the non-crafty bride. Frosted glass paint lends a romantic vibe to the finished product.
A few flea market finds, a simple dining table painted glossy black and vintage chandelier transform one corner of the attic into a lovely little spot perfect for small, intimate dinners with good friends. No need for an overblown vase of fresh flowers when a few evergreen sprigs will do!
Warm orange wall paint, shimmering red floor-length curtains and a stack of red and gold cushions create a warm environment in this transitional sitting area. A glass coffee table with arched silver legs supports a unique red vase with a a beautiful, exotic plant. A plush gray armchair provides comfortable seating.
As seen on HGTV's Elbow Room, a side table stacked with blue and white accent pieces, a low vase of white chrysanthemums and a vintage globe create a subtle nautical look. Wainscoting painted crisp white is the backdrop for this great room vignette.
A semi-tarnished champagne bucket or used water pitcher can make a chic and unique flower vase, says Michiel Perry, founder of Black Southern Belle. If you have a covered porch or patio, don't be afraid to buy indoor pieces and spray paint them with outdoor protectant, she adds. Also, you can create a bar cart by buying an existing side table or thrift store steal and gluing a tray you already own to the top it. Then paint it or stamp it with your initials or a welcome message for guests.