A bold medallion print rug anchors this room in color and pattern. The distressed console is painted a deep red, a warm contrast to the gray side chair. A wooden lamp and pinwheel wall decor add a layer of rustic charm with a little help from a textured wreath.
Rustic Home Has Open Concept Dining and Living Room
This rustic retreat features vaulted ceilings and an open concept living and dining room. The wall of windows allows plenty of natural night and views to the Blue Ridge Mountains, while the wooden beams and stone fireplace compliment the home's natural outdoor surroundings.
A stone fireplace is accented by a rustic wood mantel and hammered gold vases. The living space opens up to a cozy bar area, complete with warm brown cabinets, barstools and cool, contemporary pendant lights.
A 100+ year old bungalow in a very historical neighborhood. This home had not been remodeled in many years. The challenge was to bring it up to date with modern conveniences without losing the cozy feel. This old sun porch was converted into a breakfast room.
Game Room With Crackle Paint Wall Paneling, Modern Art & Pool Table
Styles mix beautifully in this game room featuring a large pool table. A black ceiling complements the white crackled paint finish on the recessed paneling, and a large piece of modern art ties the two together. Brown, horizontal-striped window treatments bring a warmth to the room and complement the block wooden stool. A large pendant light over the pool table makes sure no shot is missed!
You can mix old and new elements to add depth and creativity to a room. For example, designer Lori Rourk paired a weathered antique column and coastal artwork with a shining new bar cart, which also adds in a variety of materials and textures.
Frameless wooden book shelves, a sleek wooden dining table and leather-clad chairs are both modern and organic in style, blending the two design approaches used in this dining room and the rest of the California home.
Rustic White Living Room with Neutral Exposed Beams
Focal points in the renovated space become the double-sided fireplace with stucco surround and exposed wood beams and arched doorways. "You've got the nice wide openings," says Joanna, "but you also have that quaint, cozy feel."
Cozy furnishings and the stone fireplace are the stars of this great room, which also features a vaulted ceiling with wood beams. The sliding glass doors let in natural light and open to a side wrap around porch that offers incredible views.