Brian made it feel part of the living space by extending the wallpaper into the nook, then arranging a low-slung banquette and small ottomans around a generous table. He kept the corner from feeling too cluttered by opting for a transparent table base to keep the footprint light. It’s the perfect spot for extra dinner guests, catching up on emails or game nights with friends from the neighborhood.
The custom glass and metal cocktail table is a stunning centerpiece of the upper living room. The "fused" glass pieces are cast in 1" thick slabs and back lit with LED light, hardwired into the floor. The adjoining seating and lounge area make this space perfect for entertaining.
Decorated Outdoor Space with Cedar Table and Turquoise Lanterns
Take advantage of a privacy screen or wall separating your patio from neighbors. Hang lanterns, which can cast a glow at night without taking up floor or table space on a patio. Thrift shop for used wire lanterns or globes, spray paint then any shot of color you desire and add candles. A hanging glass lantern project is one that even beginner DIYers can handle.
As seen on HGTV's hit show Buying and Selling, Jonathan and Scott wanted to get rid of the old mismatched sofa and make room for a formal dining area in the Horsman home. The reflective chandelier creates more brightness in the room and the pop of color in the painting draws in your eye.
Contemporary Gray Home Theater With Fabric Wall Panels
Custom gray fabric panels cover the walls in this stunning home theater, enhancing the contemporary style and sound quality of the room. Designer Kari Whitman ordered the fabric for the walls from Italy, but when it arrived, the seams didn't line up. She installed thin smoky mirrors between the panels to solve the problem and add instant glam.
Cabinetry at the back of this theater room provides hidden storage, as well as a countertop for laying out food while entertaining. Whitman also included a table and chairs as a dining spot and extra seating.
A few flea market finds, a simple dining table painted glossy black and vintage chandelier transform one corner of the attic into a lovely little spot perfect for small, intimate dinners with good friends. No need for an overblown vase of fresh flowers when a few evergreen sprigs will do!
Contemporary Sitting Room Features Upholstered Daybed & Cottage Coffee Table
Ivory wall paint brings a youthful hue to this sitting room in Arizona. Patterned wall panels are subtle but add life to the space and play with a cottage inspired coffee table and charcoal gray contemporary daybed. Throw pillows and a graphic green rug pull the room together through pattern and color.
Wall treatments that add architectural interest to a room are definitely a trend in home décor. This ¾ wainscoting treatment based on a design found in a historic home, is a relatively easy diy project that will boost the wow factor in any space.
This exotic yellow dining room combines elements of modern design and Asian influence. The brown and blue striped zebra rug adds unexpected interest to this living space. A turquoise, gold and red color scheme creates an exciting place to host guests.