Inspired by Spanish and Mexican interior design, this Dallas home is made for entertaining large crowds, as well as small family gatherings. Centered around a stucco fireplace, the living room furniture creates a cozy, intimate grouping. A large built-in houses favorite collectibles and frames a gilded piece of art.
All fabrics in this family room are stain-resistant, making furniture kid-friendly and easy to clean. The back half of the room was arranged as a sort of playroom, with kid-sized furniture and two fun hanging chairs.
Friendly and so inviting, this living room uses fun country accents like the cowboy hats, guitar and barn door to infuse the space with personality. Flat white walls and a sofa help the room feel very open and bright.
This living room from designer Amy Bubier brings warmth and a modern twist to a Southwestern-style home with a shag rug, rich warm colors and desert plants. A neutral tan paint color is a good backdrop for burnt orange accent furniture and pillows. Every room needs a little sparkle so the orange silk throw pillows have tiny mirrors sewn on to reflect light.
This living room introduces a bit of flair to its otherwise contemporary space by using Southwestern fabrics for pillows and art. The yellow walls provide a soft background for the stronger colors of the furniture and and the accessories' busier prints.
Rebar is highlighted as a design feature in this unique fireplace and repeated in other elements throughout the home. The lighting through the pattern casts dramatic shadows across the textured golden walls. The pocketing glass doors disappear at the touch of a button to create a seamless connection between indoors and outdoors.
In this Spanish Colonial living room, designers wanted to create a casual, elegant space, so they took advantage of the natural light that streams in through the arched windows on the space's far wall. Neutral tones and exposed beams continue to warm the space, while soft fabrics create a comfortable space to relax or entertain.
This equestrian-themed living room area features a faux animal skin rug, a wide beige sofa with abundant throw pillows, two wood-and-leather armchairs, a glass coffee table, and a wagon-wheel chandelier.
This petite living space mixes rustic and Southwestern styles for a feel that's warm and inviting. Decorative lath wall panels clad the exterior wall where barn doors once hung. Those same doors have been repurposed to slide over the large living room window when privacy is desired.
Reclaimed barnwood, stone and zinc used on the fireplace feature wall in the family room bring together elements used throughout the home for a cohesive look. A fender in front of the fireplace provides a cozy place to sit and soak up the warmth.
In the bright, neutral living room, a fireplace with recessed shelving flanking it on either side creates a focal point in the space. The mantel extends from the wall, creating a dramatic effect in the room, giving the space depth.
Contemporary glass walls allow the desert sun to fill this warm and cozy living room while offering stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Stone accent walls, earthy tones, and striped patterns complete the warm, southwestern design.
A custom sawcut concrete patten throughout the main living area was painstakingly laid out to best accommodate all the angles and transitions throughout the rooms. The strong architectural lines are highlighted and enhanced by the interior details throughout every aspect of this space -- from the dramatic fireplace to the custom dining table, which was fabricated by the talented homeowner.
This Spanish-styled living room is designed to be comfortable for the whole family with finishes and textures that are timeless, durable and authentic. The large space works well for entertaining large crowds, as well as for small family gatherings.
This large scale room is brought down to earth with natural accessories like the log coffee table, indoor topiaries and low-slung furniture. The custom "bonfire" in the fireplace adds a touch of whimsy to the hard surfaces surrounding the fireplace.