Contemporary Outdoor Space Perfect for Entertaining
The mirror surface of the pool reflects the ambiance of an evening under the open ramada. The sleek fire pit is surrounded by modern armchairs, while a geometric light fixture hangs over the natural wood dining table and chairs.
The custom glass and metal cocktail table is a stunning centerpiece of the upper living room. The "fused" glass pieces are cast in 1" thick slabs and back lit with LED light, hardwired into the floor. The adjoining seating and lounge area make this space perfect for entertaining.
By broadening the underside, the exposed beams reach from inside the studio out into a six-foot overhang toward the landscape and main house creating a haven for the family to gather and relax. The wedge shape for the studio is based on a golden rectangle that was squeezed by sight constraints.
Decorated Outdoor Space with Cedar Table and Turquoise Lanterns
Take advantage of a privacy screen or wall separating your patio from neighbors. Hang lanterns, which can cast a glow at night without taking up floor or table space on a patio. Thrift shop for used wire lanterns or globes, spray paint then any shot of color you desire and add candles. A hanging glass lantern project is one that even beginner DIYers can handle.
This contemporary kitchen features a large center island with bar seating and an attached breakfast table, making this space truly the heart of the home. The kitchen opens up to the surrounding living areas for an easy flow throughout the home.
As seen on HGTV's hit show Buying and Selling, Jonathan and Scott wanted to get rid of the old mismatched sofa and make room for a formal dining area in the Horsman home. The reflective chandelier creates more brightness in the room and the pop of color in the painting draws in your eye.
There's much more to this master bedroom than the sleeping quarters. Low-slung sofas and a graphic area rug create a comfy seating area at the foot of the bed. Floating nightstands and low-hung pendant lights add an element of surprise beside the bed.
Contemporary Gray Home Theater With Fabric Wall Panels
Custom gray fabric panels cover the walls in this stunning home theater, enhancing the contemporary style and sound quality of the room. Designer Kari Whitman ordered the fabric for the walls from Italy, but when it arrived, the seams didn't line up. She installed thin smoky mirrors between the panels to solve the problem and add instant glam.
Cabinetry at the back of this theater room provides hidden storage, as well as a countertop for laying out food while entertaining. Whitman also included a table and chairs as a dining spot and extra seating.
This contemporary bathroom has an edgy masculine vibe thanks to variegated brown tile on the walls. A floating trough sink adds dimension below a sparse industrial light fixture. The faucet is mounted sideways – an unexpected twist to the design.