Benjamin Moore’s Rose Dust is a classic shade that can be paired with pretty hues like French Lilac, and soft neutrals like gray. In this salon, all three shades have been combined to create a soft and feminine color palette by designer Matthew Patrick Smyth.
Patterned Chair, Copper Stool Create Stylish Corner in Living Room
In the corner, a patterned armchair serves as a stylish seat for guests. A midcentury floor lamp and copper stool complete the vignette, as well as offer an extra light and surface space for a glass of water or plate!
To give this Boston condo the fashion-forward, playful edge its homeowners wanted, designers took a bold approach to color. Here, in the living room, pink walls are smartened up by the armchairs' graphic upholstery and red and olive green accent pillows.
Colorful, Modern Living Room With Vaulted Ceilings
A soft pink color palette provides a modern, neutral vibe in this living space with gorgeous, exposed beam vaulted ceilings. A round, contemporary sofa sits on a colorful, striped rug with matching throw pillows.
Contemporary Living Room Complete With Coral + Teal Rug
Because the home's floor plan is so open, designer Kerra Michelle Huerta also used the couple's sectional to separate the living room from the formal dining space. A large area rug softens the floor below and complements the bright pops of coral, too.
A pale, pink sofa is the anchor in this glamorous room. These are essential to any well-designed space, but they're especially important in a room with so many disparate parts. Paying special attention to fundamental principles helps ensure that each element feels of a piece.
When space is at a premium, storage ottomans are a must-have essential for family rooms. Created for use as occasional tables or extra seating, these comfy pieces allow parents to keep kid and pet toys tucked inside for easy access.
Soft pink walls warm up this modern living space with exposed hardwood ceilings. A contemporary, rounded sofa with colorful throw pillows sits opposite of two cushioned, gray chairs on a striped faux area rug.
Large Bright Pink Sofa Is Adorned With Colorful Pillows
Although they weren't sure if the sofa would fit in their small apartment, Sam Ushiro and Kyle Larsen brought the piece of furniture home and luckily, the bright piece fit perfectly and worked wonders in added the right amount of color to their space.
From the entryway into the living room, breakfast nook and kitchen, the same shade of coral paint was used on the walls, and the same accent colors of hot pink and spring green were used in accessories and furniture. In addition to keeping the overall look consistent, this consistent use of color makes the entire great room feel larger. When different paint colors are used in spaces that open into one another, the resulting look can create of a disjointed, choppy effect.
Open Concept Living With Family Room and Breakfast Area
The generous size of this open concept great room in Atlanta offers homeowners no shortage of options for space-planning and decorating. A floating furniture plan allows fluid movement between the breakfast nook and living room, while a solid color scheme unites all surrounding spaces.
The single mother and daughter who live in this Decatur home outside Atlanta share a pretty space where toys and other kids gear is hidden within the beautiful design. A buffet cleverly hides bins with toys. "This project is a great example of a common request I get from clients with small children, who do not need a formal dining area: how to create a play space without having a room that's completely devoted to kids and toys," " says designer Gina Sims. These clients want a space for their children, but do not want to lose the "adult" feel of the room. This is a common issue as more clients choose open-concept homes.
This living room allows the best of both worlds: let in all the natural light you want or retreat to a private slumber. The folding shutter doors makes this possible and adds charm to the room while the cozy seating allows for plenty of room for guests. The rich green couch highlights the distemper inspired green walls while the pink in the throw pillows highlights the rug.