A few accessories nod to the coastal Connecticut location of this home—the anchor on the wall, a throw pillow or two. But the room's splashy mix of graphic patterns keeps the look fresh and contemporary.
Asian Sitting Room Featuring Wood Chairs and a Large Turquoise Framed Accordion Door Leading Outside
A large accordion door with turquoise door frame adds a touch of color and opens this sitting room out to the backyard patio. Gorgeous wood chairs create stylish seating under a mushroom pendant light and exposed ceiling beams.
Contemporary Master Suite in California Beach House
Intentional and innovative space planning was key to filling the vast, open floor plan of this Newport Beach, California, home with a natural flow of intimate gathering areas to enhance the family feel within a grand residence. In this white, contemporary bedroom, a partial wall divides the sleeping area from the sitting area. Broad windows in both spaces usher in natural light and spectacular views.
An intricate curved white and gold chair is positioned against a glass console on which are several blue crystal vases and small white statues of people in yoga poses. A crystal chandelier hangs from the ceiling above this elegant seating area.
A cozy reading chair and ottoman teams with a modern dresser that serves both as storage and a media center. This eclectic home features a cool color palette and pleasing mix of modern and retro design elements throughout.
Built in 1929, the home exhibits a delicate balance of contrarian characteristics, as floor-to-ceiling white paneling and large, ocean-view windows brighten rich oak floors, while state-of-the-art amenities compliment cozy, traditional charm.
Cozy Contemporary Family Room with Entertainment Center
A sleek, dark wood entertainment center creates elegant contrast against bright white walls in this contemporary sitting room. Deep, dark brown furniture makes for a cozy and inviting sitting area that is perfect for a snuggly family movie night.
Bright white walls pop against black-framed windows in this monochromatic family room. A large sectional sofa in gray provides seating for a crowd while the angular lines in the coffee table and floor lamp play off the geometric prints found on the rug and pillows.
White plantation shutter doors open to a radiant indoor/outdoor room with stunning white furnishings and tropical foliage. A shingled roof and detailed border give the home's exterior a charming, unique quality.
Filled with abundant character, this living room offers comfort and visual appeal. By adding pattern and texture through the curtains, throw pillows and area rug, the room's style really takes flight. The blue accent wall and tray ceiling take this space from ordinary to extraordinary, making it a fabulous, fun space for entertaining or lounging.