With an eat-in counter, sitting area and fire pit, this outdoor space can easily accommodate large parties and more intimate gatherings. Keeping the furniture within a black-and-white palette ensures that everything matches.
Multifunctional Kitchen Island Provides Counter Space and Seating for Five
To give the homeowners much-needed space for entertaining, designers installed a large kitchen island that has enough seating for at least five guests. Not only does this space provide seating, it also gives the homeowners extra counter space for easy meal preparation, since there is direct access to the home's double ovens, microwave, refrigerator and stove from the kitchen island, which also contains a large prep sink for simple kitchen cleanup.
White Living Space Features Seating Area Adjacent to Wet Bar
Curl up with a book and a glass of champagne in this sophisticated and elegant seating area with easy access to a wet bar. A chic glass coffee table, side table and contemporary art add to the refined luxury.
Large Island Adds Counter Space and Seating to Open Concept Kitchen
Designers wanted to ensure that the homeowners did not lose counter space when they opened up the space, so they added a large island in the middle of the room. They painted it gray to add contrast and color to the kitchen and added blue barstools to give the family a casual dining option.
The kitchen, living room and dining room all open up to each other for a relaxed gathering space. A retro green chair features curved metal legs and is paired with a blue Oriental rug and Lucite coffee table. The mix of styles and eras creates a true eclectic look.
Large Kitchen Island Adds Plenty of Prep Space and Seating for Four
Before the renovation, this kitchen didn't even have an oven or stove, and as a professional chef, her tiny kitchen wasn't cutting it, so designers added a large kitchen island that would provide the homeowner with the counter space she needs for preparation, while also providing seating for four people.
Basement Bar Features Plenty Of Storage, Shelf Space, Seating & Marble Countertop
An impressive bar crowns this basement home theater. With plenty of storage and shelf space for glassware and beverages, a small refrigerator and wine fridge, neon signs, marble countertop and expertly placed television, your friends won't want to leave even after the game is over.
"U"-Shaped Kitchen Provides Counter Space and Casual Seating to the Home
The "U"-shaped kitchen cabinets provide plenty of counter space while giving definition to the kitchen space, separating it from the rest of the first floor. The barstools give the space a casual dining option but are also in close proximity to the dining space, so they could also serve as an extension of the home's dining area.
Hezekiyah and Nyahsa's living room was dark and mismatched with different colored earth tone walls and large, dark furniture. Lightening the wall color and creating a defined seating area creates a mature and appealing living space, as seen on Buying and Selling.
A pair of wood-framed woven chairs creates a cozy nook for reading or conversation in this chic, rustic-industrial living space. Natural woods and woven fibers blend to form a casually elegant home that mixes farmhouse rusticity with urbane style.
Who said formal needs to be boring? Add vibrant color to a formal dining space to create a relaxing, fun vibe. Shades of blue are divided by a white chair rail that unite the wall and curtains. The plush, blue tufted sofa becomes the focal point, accented with multi-colored throw pillows. The green palm tree leaves add natural dimension and color.
Courtyard Seating Area Features Space Needle Sculpture
Connecting the cafe and bookstore with the co-working space in the rear building is an open courtyard seating area. The Space Needle sculpture was made by a local artist using salvaged wood from the existing building, and the original windows were salvaged to retain the character of the 1922 building. By reusing as much as possible, there is personality and history mixed with modern design.
Built-in seating around the dining table makes the most of the curved walls in this small dining room. Natural fiber shades add privacy, while the suzani print pillows bring color and vibrancy to the inviting room.