While shopping for art, don’t get distracted by unattractive frames. You can always move the art into a more modern frame that better suits your style and space. These gold tone frames work really well and tie into the room’s vintage light fixture.
This master bathroom is a luxurious retreat contrasting classic tile and fixtures with vintage lighting and rich color. The centerpiece of the room is the oval jacuzzi tub with a stunning chandelier overhead. The tile, counters and flooring are crema marfil marble with honey onyx accents.
Flat panel wooden drawers float above graphic, black and white floor tile in this eclectic bathroom. A round, black frame mirror looks sleek and contemporary against the classic subway tile backsplash. The vintage light fixture adds character while staying true to the minimalistic aesthetic of the space.
This mid-century modern nightstand is a stylish touch beside a comfortable bed in gray-blue linens. Fresh flowers by the bed are a nice touch, and add a pleasing pop of color. A vintage light fixture with Edison lightbulbs is a charming (and functional) throwback.
To make what was a juvenile, childish girl's room more appropriate for a growing tween, the walls were painted a deep shade of violet, album cover-inspired art was hung to create a focal point, vintage lighting was installed on the ceilings and the walls, and women's fashion fabrics were used in upholstered accents.
Industrial lights are becoming more popular in styles and designs, which is bringing down the price point for new fixtures. “If you use authentic industrial lighting, it was meant to hang in factory. So you can find an old vintage light a lot of time and get it for a good deal,” says Stephanie Andrews, a designer for an Atlanta-based company, Balance Design.
The dining room is a study in minimalism. What makes the aesthetic work are the layers of texture and finishes that keep the eye delighted. In this dining room wood meets iron, meets brass, meets leather, meets sheepskin for a perfectly layered affair. Above the dining table, another piece designed by the couple, vintage lighting that can be found in industrial buildings, was installed. The found pieces were upcycled with the addition of black paint.
To make what was a juvenile, childish girl's room more appropriate for a growing tween, its walls were painted a deep shade of violet, album cover-inspired art was hung to create a focal point, vintage lighting was installed on the ceilings and the walls, and women's fashion fabrics were used in upholstered accents. Now the designer-caliber room is as appealing to the tween herself as it is to her young parents.
At night, the pool area at HGTV Smart Home 2013 is illuminated by recessed LED deck lights, the pool's own color-changeable fountain light, vintage-chic light fixtures and light streaming forth from interior spaces.
Bold, funky wallpaper makes a dramatic statement in this colorful living space. A mixture of accessories from Asian-inspired table lamps to the vintage cube light fixture create a lived-in, relaxed feel to the space.
This half bath features a floating vanity against a visually striking wall with a stone mosaic design. The space also includes a large mirror with stone mosaic frame as well as a vintage-style light bulb sconce light.