Bright and stylish, this living room features sophisticated furnishings and decor. The white stone top coffee table displays a bowl of potpourri, books and a vase of flowers, adding fresh elegance to the design.
Made from pine with a dark stain, designer Brian Patrick Flynn’s team created and installed this low user-friendly Dutch-style door that closes off the pet nook from surrounding spaces in the home. Outside the pet nook door sits an industrial-style iron pet feeder with raised ceramic dog food bowls that gives pets a posh way to enjoy mealtime.
Natural light reflects off of crisp, white walls and a whitewashed wood ceiling in this bright, cottage sun room. An eclectic assortment of pillows sit atop a white and black bench with a furry throw. Magazines are kept nearby in a wooden bowl for lazy weekend reading.
A cottage kitchen features a white range hood that sits above a stone backsplash trimmed in mosaic tile. The white is continued in the cabinets and marble countertops, but wood shelf brackets, bowls of wood utensils and the soft yellow cabinet warm the room.
This modern outdoor dining area features a painted gray wood plank table complete with vibrant red placemats and white dishware. Clear glass bowls with bright yellow lemons and white candles are used as an easy yet eye-catching centerpiece, creating a festive yet laidback outdoor dining experience.
Natural light illuminates this transitional dining room with a long rectangular wooden table and white dining chairs. An industrial circular chandelier with hangs from the white exposed beam ceiling, while hardwood floors finish off the look of the space. A bowl of fresh lemons adds a pop of color.
The kitchen’s white apron-front sink has a streamlined and versatile farmhouse style. The single bowl sink with touchless faucet sits next to a stainless built-in dishwasher, surrounded by a polished quartz countertop. “I choose pure white because of all the elements that were going on, especially with the brick, the woods, the stainless steel, the paint and everything else going on,” says designer Tiffany Brooks. “I wanted to add calm there to the perimeters of the kitchen.”
A closer look at the kitchen reveals open shelving, which turns ordinary bowls, cups and plates into a stylish yet functional display. White tile and wood panels add texture to the room while still keeping the walls light and neutral.
An American country oak sideboard holds a collection of antique brass candlesticks, bowls and hand bells. A pair of Victorian tole lanterns, blue and white striped wallpaper and a Colonial painting add sophisticated country style to the space.
This homeowner created a clever, crafty activity station from an old wooden dining table and a mixing bowl that serves as a place for storing crayons and other items. White wooden chairs decoupaged in repurposed maps add an interesting vibe to the otherwise neutral space.
This charming open floor plan kitchen features industrial-style pendant lights, white cabinetry, and a kitchen island with an attached table. Green rattan chairs surround a separate dining table with a fresh bowl of lemons over a lemon-print table runner.
A little color goes a long way in this predominantly gray dining room. Two white pendants illuminate the dining table while a pair of floor lamps flank a colorful abstract painting in vibrant oranges and blues. Staging with fresh flowers and bowls of colorful fruit bring additional splashes of color to the room.
Look for accessories that mix black and gold together in stripes or other prints, whether you’re buying something new or decoupaging a bowl or dish. Claire Sulmers of Fashion Bomb Daily used black and gold, along with white accents, in the Parisian-style room redo.
Talk about exotic refinement. This master suite from Mathews Furniture + Design demonstrates the very cutting edge trend for blending feminine, jewel-tone details like this purple-accented Oriental rug and amethyst bowl with cheeky exotic touches like the ceramic elephant table, leopard pillows and Jungalow-worthy white palm accent to really rev up the drama.
Several seating options throughout this cozy kitchen make it a comfortable space for mingling or just grabbing a quick bowl of cereal in the mornings. Two green and white patterned chairs and a plush green banquette seat line a small table, while taupe suede stools are positioned along a neutral granite breakfast bar.
Add edible color to the table with an assortment of red and green candy. If toddlers are attending, be aware of candy size and choose easy-to-chew varieties. Mix and match white and clear bowls to accentuate the different colors and shapes.
This double bowl kitchen sink is set in a gray marble countertop and features a two faucet set up. Floating shelves match the countertop for a light and cohesive look over the white subway tile backsplash. The sink nook is settled between stainless steel refrigerators, leaving the floor space open for maximum room.