To avoid making the room too dark, picture railing molding was added to delineate color blocks, and the ceiling and wood were painted white. To add visual interest, antique Italian chairs updated in a colorful Turkish material were added to the mix.
A step outside the blue French doors leads to the front patio at this California beach home. White cushioned swivel chairs and a built-in corner bench surround the ground-level fire pit, and a large dining table with wire chairs creates an outdoor dining space. Plants border the yard, adding natural life and color.
Neutral hues throughout the floor of this swimming pool patio create a beautiful patchwork of tones. The bright blue pool and green grass and trees add instant color to the space. Groupings of wood lounge chairs are padded with white cushions and small throw pillows.
The strict striped pattern of the lounge chair cushions works perfectly with the modern vibe of this poolside lounge design. Wide black-and-white loungers are topped with a black bolster pillows; shade is provided by a standing black umbrella. A large trellis creates privacy and a space perimeter while keeping the space feeling open.
A bay window with white roman shades lets sunshine splash over a large window bench with blue patterned seat cushion and neutral and blue throw pillows. A vibrant blue tufted chair pops against the bright setting of the room. A simple and stylish desk creates the perfect contemporary workspace.
A built in shelving unit frames one side of the dining table and is complete with bench seating. The remaining sides are filled with white chairs with bright blue seat cushions. Decorative throw pillows tie in the bench with the chairs and add color tot he space. A crystal chandelier hangs over the dark dining table.
Add a fluffy white cushion to an antique chair, or any wood or metal seat, to give your room an instant touch of snowy elegance. Atlanta designer Robin LaMonte also placed glittery snowflake cutouts in the built-in display cabinet and filled in the spaces with greenery and jewel-toned items.
This coastal breakfast room brings the sea inside with open bay windows that provide a great view. Bamboo table and chairs, a sisal rug and nautical striped cushions all give the space a beach house feel.
This elegant, light and bright powder room keeps a natural color palette with white walls and natural textures. A cushioned bench sits beneath an oversized window with woven wood window shade and flanked by built-in storage, with a white powder table and chair in front of patterned wallpaper.
Coastal wood chairs with bright blue seat cushions are the perfect brightening element to surround the dark dining table. A centerpiece of white flowers adds natural texture to soften the look and add a personal touch. The open connection to the kitchen gives a spacious look to the room.
White, lyre back chairs with stripe cushions bring a traditional feel around a white, circular contemporary table. A stainless steel light fixture features four small lamp shades. A dark buffet brings a good color contrast to the gray walls and white dining area.
Two armchairs have been given new life with white slipcovers and now coordinate with two adjacent black chairs with white cushions and pillows. A large white cabinet provides concealed storage, and sheer white curtains allow plenty of natural light flow throughout the space for an ethereal feel.