Kips Bay Decorator Show House NYC: Villalobos Desio
"We wanted to create a luxurious gentleman's cabinet where one could retreat to escape from the bustle of modern day life," say designers Alberto Villalobos and Mercedes Desio. The herringbone-patterned floor is leather, as are the wall panels. The lighting is inspired by chiaroscuro.
Tall Windows, Curtains Make Eclectic Sitting Room Seem Even Larger
This formal sitting room is as spacious as they come, with two sofas, two armchairs, a large wooden coffee table and two end tables that flank the central fireplace. There's even room for a piano in the corner. Curtains hung just higher than the windows help the space look even larger.
An eggplant-colored ceiling gives this eclectic and formal salon a feeling of intimacy despite its substantial size. Unique objets d’art rest on interesting furniture forms throughout the space. A quilted animal hide rug anchors a seating area that features a kidney-shaped sofa and a teardrop chandelier.
Layers of color and pattern are the key to the sitting room's charm. The furniture draws color inspiration from the abstract art, while the bold pattern of the area rug offsets the painting's free-flowing brushstrokes.
Eclectic Outdoor Seating Area With Colorful Linen Curtains
Turn a covered outdoor seating area into a comfortable, cozy space for entertaining. Hang curtain panels on the wall for vertical interest, and then add complementary pillows, throws, a rug, side tables and potted plants for lots of color and texture.
In this rustic sitting room, wood sheathes the walls and ceiling, and large windows provide a view out to the snowy Utah mountains. A hanging bench mixes with a variety of other seating options to create a cozy, entertainment-ready space.
Library Inspired Eclectic Sitting Room With Bookshelf Wallpaper Accent Wall, Navy Striped Armchairs and an Animal Hide Rug
A peaked accent all displays bookshelf wallpaper for a library-like feel to this bright sitting room. Natural light combines with the gold, art deco lamp and cylindrical light fixture for plenty of light to show off the design. A pair of striped navy armchairs are decorated with magenta and lavender floral throw pillows. A patterned ottoman and animal hide rug finish off the stylish set up.
The creative design in this Jackson Hole home playfully mixes contemporary simplicity and colorful whimsy with the setting's more rustic roots. In this sitting area, a cowhide ottoman is paired up with classic Eames chairs all set against a rainbow backdrop of wallpaper.
Eclectic, Contemporary Fireside Nook From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah filled this gorgeous bungalow with chic modern furniture and decor. A gray mid-century modern armchair, vintage floor lamp and bright metallic side tables create a cozy fireside sitting nook that's both beautiful and functional for a growing family of four.
Two orange-tufted, high-back chairs sit against a window with white drapes. A blue throw is on the seat of one chair and a blue floral pillow is on the other chair. A small, white table is positioned between the chairs and used to display a lovely bouquet of orange tulips.