A reclaimed wood desk and graphic black-and-white triptych photograph give this urban home office an eclectic, homey feel. Glass-front shelves and a comfortable leather chair add function, while soft taupe walls bring warmth.
A fresh coat of paint can completely transform your rental, but a newly wallpapered wall makes a can't-miss statement. Don't worry, it's temporary. "Removable wallpaper is one of the most transformative things you can do to your space," said Brittany Hayes of Addison's Wonderland. "Since it isn't permanent, it provides the opportunity to try a bold look with patterns, prints and colors."
Cindy says her twins keep her home life happy and inspiring. "Before that, I still lived in the same place. My kids just weren't there and it did nothing for me," she says. "It's so fun and bright compared to the way it used to be."
From the street level, designers replaced the home's original glass windows with frosted glass to add a layer of privacy to the home without the bulk of adding window treatments. Wrought iron bars add security, while complementing the sleek, modern style of the interior spaces.
Clean-Lined, Contemporary Apartment in New York City
Situated in the up and coming Hudson Yards neighborhood of New York City, this contemporary apartment looks out over the Chelsea High Line. The rich and vibrant interior is full of textures and patterns that reflect the diverse and growing neighborhood.