The homeowners wanted a multi-functional space that can be used for relaxing and entertaining. Large sliding doors open the living room up to the pavilion for a true indoor/outdoor element. An intimate exterior seating arrangement creates a cozy atmosphere to enjoy the outdoor fireplace. Inside, the veneered media wall offers display shelving while embracing and complementing the existing architecture.
Rich, dark colors pair with soft candlelight to create a dramatic ambiance in this contemporary dining room. Three pendants are hung in a row, forming a sleek, linear chandelier that coordinates beautifully with the rectangular dining table.
This modern dining room features a wood accent wall that continues onto the ceiling, giving the space an organic flair and connecting it with the surrounding living room and kitchen. A free-form wood dining table pairs with mid-century modern chairs, while a constellation-inspired pendant fixture adds a fun conversation piece along with functional task lighting.
Brown and black-striped wallpaper gives dramatic flair to this workspace, especially when paired with the open shelves full of interesting accessories and artifacts. Positioned directly in front of the window, the desk takes full advantage of the view.
This light green dining room sits just off of the open plan kitchen, making it a cinch to transition between the two spaces. A blend of chairs, including plush gray and neutral options, line the rectangular dining table, while exposed beam ceilings with neutral wood planks continue from the dining room to the kitchen.
Inspired by the colors of an Asian botanical-print rug, warm tones and varied textures bring cozy harmony to this multi-purpose room. A grass cloth wall covering, woven shades and a suede-covered Arne Jacobsen Egg chair mix with a wool boucle daybed, custom designed for the space.
View of Sitting Room Features Cream Chairs & Stone Walls
The view into this sitting room from the patio shows comfortable chairs set to enjoy the theater of the outdoors through large windows. Whites and neutral tones make the space comfortable and echo the scenery all around.
Rustic Farmhouse Living Room Features Modern Furnishings
Modern furniture with clean lines balance the rusticity in this cottage located on a Connecticut horse farm. Bare windows and open passages between rooms let ample natural light flow throughout the home, keeping it bright and airy in spite of the darker walls.
This is a garage; it's also an incredible game room and den. To cozy up the space, the designers added dark wood paneling and exposed brick. They kept the garage's exposed ceiling beams for an additional masculine touch.
Mediterranean-Style Theater Room With Paneled Walls
Stained wood paneled walls and wainscoting give a classic, traditional look to this theater room. A watercolor painted recessed ceiling adds dimension and interest. Wall sconces cast a softer glow than overhead lights to match the cozy, warm vibe of the space.
Inspired by the farm and landscape, rustic wood paneling is used on the top half of the walls in this guest house's media room. The lower half of the wall is painted a cool gray, blending perfectly with a comfortable sectional. The Union Jack symbol and colors add a touch of English love to the space.
Home Office With Built-In Bookshelves and Television Insert
To meet her client's storage needs, designer Claire Paquin created this sleek home office for two using wood paneling and built-in bookshelves, cabinetry and desks. Even a large flatscreen television found a home as an insert on an unoccupied wall of the room. An area rug in light blue and orange completes her functional design.
An atmosphere of eccentric luxury is created in this striking library where wood panels cover the space from floor to ceiling and a red sofa and zebra print rug await visitors in the center of the room.