Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines created a new laundry and mudroom for the homeowners, complete with plenty of storage cabinets and shelving as well as a desk that double as a folding surface. A chalkboard backsplash will come in handy for taking notes and brick floors were installed for a durable yet attractive look.
Rustic and country touches make this coastal style kitchen, designed by HGTV Design Star contestant Danielle Colding, inviting and fun. From the chalkboard pantry door and cabinets to the rustic pendant lights, this room is casual and family-friendly.
A pink rock crystal lamp teams with large-scale hummingbird artwork, setting the stage for an eclectic and playful home office. The space combines function and glamour with loads of fun color. The client's personality shines through the room in the form of fashion accessories from her own wardrobe, as well as framed playbills from some of her favorite shows.
This adorable country kitchen features a tongue-and-groove wood ceiling and rough-hewn window trim. Granite countertops, a stainless-steel farmhouse sink and white glass-front cabinets make it a fun and functional place to cook.
Pom-Pom Coat Rack, Purple Runner Set Fun Tone in Entryway
With a pom-pom coat rack and bright purple runner along the stairs, this entryway is both fun and functional. White walls balance these playful elements throughout the home and create cohesion from one room to another.
This fun and functional basement features a wall of pinball machines, an old-fashioned Coca-Cola machine and loads of other whimsical, playful touches. A pair of red leather chairs creates a cozy seating area near the entry.
Form and function meet fun in this modern girl's bathroom. Bold yellow artwork pops against the stark white walls, and a series of pink hooks on the door create a fun and functional spot for hanging towels and robes.
Dining Area with Rustic-Style Wood Table and Modern Chairs
A mix of modern and rustic accents are combined to create a fun yet functional dining space. The large butcher-block-style dining table and dining chairs provide plenty of seating while the bold artwork and modern chandelier add personality and color.
Modern Kitchen with Kitchen Island and Swivel Barstools
This sleek, modern kitchen is streamlined, yet stocked with fabulous and unique design elements. Swivel barstools are both fun and functional; reminiscent of soda shop chairs. The backsplash adds texture and depth to the black-and-white color scheme. Can lamps are simple but bright.
Dark hardwood flooring and a corrugated metal ceiling define this rustic-industrial home office. A custom light fixture composed of plumbing fittings adds interest overhead, while a custom, sliding track barn door provides privacy for an adjoining guest room. Chalkboard paint on the reclaimed wood doors is a fun and functional touch.
Playroom Features Custom, Life-Sized Scrabble Accent Wall
This fun and functional playroom features a custom, life-sized Scrabble board as the accent wall. An array of colors and patterns blend together to create the perfect space for kids of all ages. Next to a floor lamp and a big stack of books, a zebra-print chair offers a comfy reading nook.
Ocean-Inspired Blue Brightens Small Transitional Home Office
Bold, inset stripes follow the lines of the ceiling in this fun and functional transitional home office. Walls painted in Sherwin Williams’ Ocean Side give a nod to the home’s coastal setting, as does the colorful artwork. In this cheerful corner, a small chest provides extra storage, and a slim lamp adds accent lighting and ambiance.
Fun and functional is just what a perfect nursery needs to be described as. This adorable space is full of color with walls of purple and coral and accented with bright blue. The tall white bookshelf displays the toys and books in a picturesque fashion while a gray cozy rocking chair waits for some quality reading time.