Brown and Gold Contemporary Media Room Is Stylish, Cozy
Warm tones and soft sconce lighting keep this home theater feeling cozy no matter the movie. Conventional furnishings offer a more classic look and feel while padded wall panels keep sound contained within the space.
A custom-designed bar height table sits behind the sectional to add extra seating to the media room. Brown leather barstools are the perfect place to grab a snack while watching a movie. Warm tones of olive green, orange, brown and gold make the room feel like a man-cave.
To assure optimum picture quality for this media room and home theater, room size, lighting and seating placement were all carefully considered. The soft lighting and warm tones make this space relaxing and inviting.
The original 1970s house was constructed on a series of telephone poles cantilevered off the canyon floor. The basement is transformed into a contemporary media room with comfortable black sectional facing a large flatscreen TV. A striped area rug adds visual texture underneath, while sliding glass doors lead out to a sleek outdoor living area.
Rich reds and browns and a mix of textures and fabric make a cozy, luxurious media room in this brownstone apartment. In a playful design move, a red velvet curtain glams up the wall above the television.
A layered lighting plan that includes general-purpose, accent and decorative fixtures provides varying theatrical effects in this home theater. These eye-catching wood-look sconces are the perfect soft lighting for a theater environment.
Media Room: Elegant Italianate Estate in Bellevue, Wash.
A brown suede sectional coordinates beautifully with the chocolate lacquer walls in the media room. Its streamlined look contrasts with the room's ornate moldings, creating striking interest in the space.
Wood-Paneled Living Space in Basement Featuring Earth Tones and Global Prints
The wall paneling in this exotic basement space is Hawaiian ohia wood, which gives the space the look of either midcentury modern or Asian design. The earthy tones of the contemporary sectional sofa and leather chair and the global-inspired prints of the ottoman and side table create a chic space for the homeowner who loves to entertain.
Weathered wood in an unfinished hue gives a Spanish-style look to this detailed entertainment center. The doors of the cabinet hide all technology when it's not in use and lend to the artistic feel to the space. The placement of a wood beam above the cabinet finishes the look.