This light and bright apartment features a second floor landing with a brown cowhide chaise lounge and floor-to-ceiling bookshelf that create the perfect reading nook. A tufted blue sofa is positioned next to a mirrored glass coffee table in a nearby sitting area, while large windows showcase sprawling New York City views.
Navy and White Kitchen with Brass Lighting Fixtures
This U-shaped kitchen offers a huge amount of storage below and some white upper cabinets that blend into the wall space. To keep the space clean and sleek, the ventilation hood was tucked behind a false cabinet panel. A thick, site poured concrete counter with waterfall edge was poured on site. Brass pendants and sconces complement the navy blue lower cabinets for that modern feel.
Bold blue cabinets give this colorful, modern kitchen vibrancy, paired with a chartreuse double-hung door. The large kitchen island doubles as the perfect place to enjoy a meal together with four metal seats in mint green and vintage glass pendant lights above.
Bold, graphic textiles rule the day in this modern dining room, where every element lends interest and adds design distinction. From the area rug to the draperies to the modern chandelier, use of line draws the eye throughout the space. An ornate mirror is flanked by modern lamps that continue the room's blue and white color scheme.
For one of the HGTV Design Star challenges, an eclectic dining room features a fun abstract mural that flows from one wall across the floor to the other wall. A large white table is paired with light wood benches for dining.
To create a unique bedroom for this St. Barts home, designers started with a neutral wall color to reflect the natural light of the Caribbean sun, then, they added teal carpet with a geometric pattern to create visual interest in this unique space. To complement the design, blue accents, silver table lamps and gray Roman Shades were added, along with modern nightstands and a modern light fixture to finish off the space.
Modern Kitchen Blends Natural Tones and Textures With Sleek White Finishes
This kitchen highlights natural materials and colors in the beautiful wood floors and cabinetry and the subway tile backsplash in a variety of blue tones. White upper cabinetry, white barstools and clean white countertops break up the textures in the space to add a modern touch.
Gray and Blue Bedroom with Textured Wallpaper, Upholstered Headboard
This bedroom in neutral grays and rich blues is married with plenty of texture. The room features a steel blue upholstered headboard with nailhead trim, neutral gray wallpaper in a textured pattern with metallic accents, and blue transitional-style nightstands with ceramic blue-patterned table lamps.
Living Room With Bay Window and Orange Velvet Sofa
The inspiration for the living room came from the classic, Victorian architecture and bay windows that faced the street. A custom light fixture made of blue glass can be seen from the sidewalk. The sofa was a vintage find that was re-upholstered in a velvet orange fabric. A highlight for this room is the custom designed fireplace made out of hot-rolled steel.
With a color palette that recollects the Caribbean, this modern kitchen is both cheerful and calming. A pale blue backsplash is brought alive via blue bottles and vases and moved into the center of the room courtesy of two large bowls.
An ipe wood deck and sleek, stepped design give this southern California pool and backyard a minimal, modern aesthetic. The myriad horizontal planes are restful and relaxing, creating a tranquil retreat.
The top-floor kitchen of this condo features an island lined with acrylic barstools and crisp white cabinets and countertops that create a cool, clean modern aesthetic. A bold blue accent wall frames a window offering a prime view of the Manhattan skyline.
Streamlined black cabinetry stands out against the light blue walls and gray tile backsplash. A large kitchen island ensures plenty of counter space and storage. A black dining table and upholstered gray chairs create an intimate dining area.
Modern Coastal Kitchen with Concrete Countertops and Turquoise Blue Stools
The clean, sleek look of this kitchen is achieved with navy blue and white cabinetry and a white subway tile backsplash. To add a modern element, thick concrete counters were poured on site to avoid any seams. Bright, turquoise blue stools and accessories are a fun pop of color. Brass dome pendant lights installed over the counter shine brightly against the white shiplap ceiling.