As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah transformed a dark and dated room into a warm cottage-style living space infused with modern elements. Varying shades of cream and white add depth to the neutral decor and accent the room's abundance of natural light.
Make the most of a small living room with windows and small furniture. A wall mounted bench and small love seat keep it easy to pass through the room, and French doors extend the living space out onto a patio.
A unique stair railing made of simple wood slats gives a sculptural feel to this white living room, designed by Leanne Ford. Her white-on-white aesthetic calls special attention to textures and interesting lines.
This living room area provides a playful air of visual stimulation; lively punches of tangerine and kelly green merged with varying shades of cobalt and indigo blues. A heavy dose of woven sea grass added to the distinctive maritime air while an assortment of sea shells, blue-and-white pottery and a colorful collection of art came together to create a place of delight in this low-key beach cottage.
This light and bright living room features a blend of neutral and blue fabrics on the throw pillows and furniture, creating a cottage vibe throughout. A white globe chandelier hangs above a modern wooden coffee table, while vaulted ceilings give the room an open look. The dining room is located just off of the space.
The walls of this spacious living room have the palest green tint, picking up the brighter accents of the color throughout the space. Twin built-in shelving units on either side of the fireplace make sure there's plenty of storage. Wall paint color: Sherwin-Williams Narce SW6154
Designed to be a family room area where all the neighborhood kids will gather on movie night, this space needed to be durable and beautiful. The window seat with its easy-to-clean laminated fabric creates a cozy and sunny reading area and allows for additional movie viewing. The custom-made media cabinet hides all the kids toys, board games and AV equipment.
Decked out with graceful lines and decorative art pieces, this loft living room is casual, authentic and altogether feminine. While offset furniture orients guests towards each other, the painted entertainment center is still eye-catching.
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.
Leanne Ford makes this living room feel as bright and fresh as a spring day with a white palette that bounces light around the space. A handful of quirky, character-rich details like the unusual light fixture and vintage cabinet help the room feel special.