The living room was actually a collaboration between the homeowner and designer, who met on social media. To create the space, designer Michelle Gage sent styling instructions based on the home's floor plan, and the owner added her own small touches, like the DIY-painted planters on the mantel.
Black and white art gives a modern twist to the mantel display over this fireplace. Painted white brick, potted hydrangeas and a woven firewood basket create a textural mix to add intrigue to the simple look of the space. A small gray hearth is perfect for catching ash and wood and protecting the hardwood floor below.
This traditional living room fireplace is highlighted by a display of antique and vintage green glass vases and objects, white ceramic planters, and antique books alongside emerald green hand painted wallpaper.
The existing fireplace in this midcentury modern home was given a fresh update by painting the dull brown brick surround a bright, light-reflecting white -- an easy, low-cost update. A wooden mantel was added, making the space look fresh and modern without replacing the entire fireplace.
Upstairs, a large platform bed and white-painted fireplace create a soothing neutral master suite. With severals windows spread throughout the room, the space is rich with natural light and feels a little ethereal in turn.
On the lower ground floor, windows fill the open kitchen with natural light and give the owners a peek into the garden. Crown molding and a white-painted fireplace help the dining space feel just as charming.
Just a few steps away, wicker armchairs and a white-painted fireplace create a light and airy living space. To establish cohesion between this room and the dining area, designer Marie Flanigan introduced another lantern-style light fixture.
Reclaimed barn wood provides the ideal accent for the white painted fireplace and gray mantel in this cottage-inspired living room. Custom cabinetry flanks the fireplace and carriage lights are installed above the mantel for a true design statement.
This colorful sitting room features a green velour chaise lounge positioned in front of a modern black and white painted fireplace. A Southwestern area rug covers the hardwood floors, while a skylight in the exposed beam ceiling offers natural light.
There's a lot to love about this colorful living room: the pastel pink sofa, the coral chair, and, without doubt, the white-painted fireplace. A large rug softens the hardwood floors and brings in a dose of yellow and blue, too.
This 6,000-square-foot home was designed with the finest finishes, including beautiful white marble flooring. In the living room, these floors pair with a white-painted fireplace, built-ins, velvet chairs and a tufted sofa to achieve a monochromatic color scheme.
Dark hardwood flooring runs from the kitchen, with a large marble island and seating for six guests, to the blue, transitional living room. The white painted fireplace features a floating, wooden mantel and is the focal point in the space, surrounded with leather chairs and a comfy sofa positioned for family gatherings.
Lime-green abstract art adds a punch of pizzazz to the classic blue and white color palette in this transitional great room. The white-painted brick fireplace serves as a traditional centerpiece with a magnificent modern twist.
A white painted stone fireplace serves as the focal point of this modern coastal style deck. White curtains offer privacy or protection from the sun. A rectangular coffee table with a black frame mimics the black framed outdoor couches.
This living room proves you can have a small space with big style. Art, furniture, and throw pillows introduce a red, pink, black and white color palette, while smaller-scale furniture makes the most of the limited floor space. Natural light fills the room, making it feel even larger. And the white painted brick fireplace visually enlarges the room.