With its wall of glass, this mod coastal sitting room feels almost suspended over the water. Mid-Century Modern furnishings create a cozy seating area with views of the outdoor dining room and the wide expanse of water beyond. A modern light fixture draws the eye without distracting from the spectacular view.
Mid-Century chairs with a space-age flair draw the eye and set the tone for this dramatic Malibu sitting room. A wall of glass provides a breathtaking ocean view that's nearly uninterrupted thanks to low-slung furnishings and a clear-glass modern light fixture. A shag carpet grounds the seating area, visually connecting the space to the sandy shore beyond.
A lime green armchair and a cool blue floor lamp create a charming reading retreat in HGTV Smart Home 2013. A white distressed wood dresser provides elegant storage and a place to display favorite flea market finds.
The homeowners' goal for this space was to make the transition between the indoor and outdoor spaces seamless, so polished concrete flooring is carried from the interior of the pool house out onto the pool deck where a cozy sitting area is flanked by a concrete fireplace that allows for relaxation long after dark.
Throw the rulebook out for mixing patterns and see the cool rooms that result. This seating area pairs a dainty toile wallpaper with a bold geometric floor. A trim black sectional pulls the two moods together.
The parlor's two low-slung leather navy sofas with kiln dried solid wood frames have vertical channeling that goes up and down the sofas and adds an extra touch of visual interest to this inviting space that seats about ten people.
This light and bright apartment features a second floor landing with a brown cowhide chaise lounge and floor-to-ceiling bookshelf that create the perfect reading nook. A tufted blue sofa is positioned next to a mirrored glass coffee table in a nearby sitting area, while large windows showcase sprawling New York City views.
A globe chandelier illuminates the parlor from above. The metal frame chandelier features a safe and durable acrylic globe that looks and feels like frosted glass dissected by a central band of polished nickel that adds eclectic modern style to the room.
Built in shelving creates a frame perfectly suited to surround this cozy pastel blue sofa. Coral floral throw pillows add a pop of accent color and compliment the brighter tones used in the painting mounted above. A striped ottoman doubles as a coffee table to finish the space.
A home office is easily converted into a guest room thanks to a stylish sofa bed. The coffee table is made from an item in the homeowner's vintage suitcase selection and was placed on wheels to make it easy to move out of the way.
The windows are covered with bamboo blinds and framed with neutral curtains for full control of natural light let into this parlor space. A white sofa, white chaise and pair of traditional chairs face toward a leather trunk coffee table. A black wood floor creates a contrast against the white walls.
This beautiful, classy sitting room takes inspiration from Moroccan style by mixing bright, warm tones with darker colors and neutrals. An orange wall creates an eye-catching background for the navy sofa adorned with turquoise pillows and a purple throw. Neutral horseshoe-shaped chairs coordinate with the area rug, completing the look.
The spa-like color palette of this space creates the perfect atmosphere for relaxation. Natural light encompasses the nook reflecting off the tall, metallic floor lamp. An armchair and matching ottoman are comfortable and stylish.
This captivating contemporary sofa features a high/low backrest and wood frame around the white cushion. Square patches of blue and neutral tones form the colorful carpeting. A pair of end table feature nailhead detailing over the metal legs. A red container doubles as a coffee table and compliments the throw pillows topping the sofa.
The ceiling in this bedroom is comprised of interlocking dark wood panels, with lighter wood cutouts and shapes. A metal chandelier hangs from the ceiling above a white daybed and large white ottoman. Heavy drapery borders a glass door and windows, showcasing a stunning mountain view.
A brick raised hearth and fireplace surround create a textural contrast to the traditional white mantel above. White french doors let in natural light from two different walls for a bright atmosphere. A brown leather sofa and a striped armchair provide comfortable seating facing the fireplace.