Take a time-out from ping pong in this cozy reading nook with recessed lights and colorful pillows. Use the chalkboard to keep score, play tic-tac-toe or create your own art. Ample storage space under the bench keeps clutter out of sight.
The designer of this transitional California family room reconfigured the windows and installed a large picture window in a formerly solid exterior wall. Now the homeowners have an enchanting view of their garden and crabapple tree from the family room and the adjoining kitchen.
In this neutral nursery, a vintage dresser does double duty as a changing table for now but can later return to its original function when the child is older. Above it, a dark-framed oval mirror echoes the style of the crib and the classic hardware on the dresser drawers.
Fumed oak floors in a striking chevron pattern steal the show in this transitional kitchen. Lime-washed oak cabinets with a bluish black stain provide contrast against the light floors for a visually appealing design.
This vestibule combines warm finishes with rich textiles and artwork to create an intimate space. The custom-designed double doors pocket carefully into back-lit niches and offer a dramatic entrance to the art studio, which sits at the back of the house like a hidden gem.
For anyone who loves mixing patterns, this bedroom is an inspiration: Keeping the wildly different prints within a range of quiet neutrals—soft pinks, brown and gray—lets the look feel serene instead of jarring.
Dark sliding doors pull back to reveal this practical yet attractive bedroom. A blue throw pillow adds a pop of color to the neutral bedding. A retro bedside table, classic table lamp and thick striped rug complete the space.
Gray stone floors balance out the contemporary furniture in this chic bedroom. Dark woods pair with leather to create the sleek platform bed, which is flanked with matching nightstands and lamps. A sophisticated chandelier provides soft light to the space.
Tone-on-tone layering is the key to this bedroom's soft, feminine look. From the upholstered headboard to the chic nightstand and tumbled throw pillows, warm parchment hues fit well with the textured wallpaper.
Behind this cozy living space, a traditional kitchen featuring a classic brick pizza oven begs for a family pizza night. Rustic wood beams unite the kitchen and living space, working well with the earthy tones used throughout.