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Rustic and Refined
As seen on Beach Flip, contestants Sarah and Nick renovated the second floor master bedroom with a feature wood wall, a custom built sliding wood barn door, closet organizers and updated decor at the Gulf Dreams condo. See before and after photos, plus our favorite design details.
One rule that designers always follow: contrast is key. Mixing inexpensive (AKA free!), earthy elements, like this wood slice charger, with delicate, vintage china makes the woodsy element feel more organic while, by contrast, the hand-etched details and gilt edges of the heirloom dishes take on a new level of sophistication.
The mudroom’s charming wood bench with curved arms that resembles a reclaimed church pew adds character to the space. The rustic bench with a weathered barley finish offers a spot for taking boots and shoes off and on before entering and exiting the main living areas of this extensively remodeled urban home.
The exterior of the lake house is defined by materials like locally milled douglas fir, eastern white bark on cedar planks, poplar bark shakes and New Baltimore Stone that was quarried close to the project site. In turn, the home feels perfectly in tune with its environment.
Rustic, Refined Family Room Decor From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a dark and cramped basement is transformed into a bright recreation room full of amenities for a growing family of four. Sarah used cool blues, grays and whites throughout the space for a rustic, refined style that's functional for all. Durable wood panels and Brazilian slate floors were added to complement the home's original stone fireplace.
Wood Accents Define Barn Loft's Rustic Transitional Style
When this barn was converted to a loft, all of the wood was repurposed for the new interior. The loft features an open living space with a dedicated sitting area, game area and eat-in kitchen, with a sleeping loft above.
A rustic elegance defines a host of outdoor patios and covered terraces that flank the home, including this comfortable lounge with an outdoor fireplace. Open-air living is a must in this waterfront hacienda.
Living Room: Georgian Mansion in Chappaqua, New York
The large living room combines very different colors and patterns with natural wood and stone details for a look that's at once both rustic and refined. Sky-high ceilings help bring an open quality to the space.
Bold colors, fanciful patterns and rustic details define this 6,000-square-foot mountain ski home in Park City, Utah. The rustic exterior combines with interior elements that blend the client’s love of pattern and color with the ruggedness of the Park City landscape.
A palette of vivid colors, fanciful patterns, and rustic details define this 6,000-square-foot mountain ski home in Park City, Utah. In this study, crocodile wallcovering hangs behind a turquoise sofa, while animal hides and nailhead trim bring in further eclectic detail.
Basket of Lotions and Soaps With Decorative Glass Beads
The global trend evolves with authentic details that feel more like treasures than trinkets. A handmade straw basket and strands of colorful glass beads are down-to-earth touches in this bathroom. Seek out everyday objects like cast-iron cowbells that are both rustic and refined.