Gorgeous Cherry Wood Abounds in Neutral Great Room
Cherry wood was used for window seats that double as storage, bookshelves and operable paneling for concealment of a TV over the fireplace. Spatial relationships were emphasized with the aid of wood beams and columns to reinforce the geometry of the design.
Tiered, deep-cushion theater seating allows for comfortable, casual lounging. Situated conveniently next to the viewing area, the wet bar keeps refreshments stocked and includes a bar top with modern stools for entertaining.
A family game room gets a sophisticated update with wainscoting, wood beams and a reading nook. Bright pillows and striped floor poufs add color and comfort. The chalkboard wall makes it easy to keep score.
Craftsman Living Room Boasts Tray Ceiling & Stone Fireplace
An all-over neutral palette is anything but boring in this Craftsman living room. An expansive tray ceiling, a beautiful stone fireplace, warm wood floors and a wooden sunburst mirror are just a few details that make this space stand out.
Drawing strength from Frank Lloyd Write’s philosophy of organic architecture, every element of the 8,000-square-foot home was designed in relation to one another. From the Mission-style furniture to the exposed beams, the home is alive with Craftsman character.
A close up detail of the radiator covers in the 25th Avenue project in North Minneapolis. Originally this home featured radiators, but Nicole Curtis had the space converted to a heat system, while deciding to keep the radiator covers.
Leaves blown in from the garden are scattered between an antique owl humidor, an inkwell and a carved squirrel lamp in this guest bedroom, adding to the woodlands appeal. Floral wallpaper helps balance the rustic accessories.
Craftsman-Style Foyer With Rich Wood Tones and Brick Wall
This Craftsman-style foyer uses simple architectural elements such as a brick wall and rich wood tones to invoke a warm first impression. A charming built-in houses a plant, highlighted by a wooden-carved entryway mirror. A custom-made Delos area rug adds visual interest to the space.