This rustic living room with stone walls and fireplace is all decked out for Christmas. Stockings are hung from the mantel with care while decorative trees, decorations, candles, and greenery draw attention to the illuminated Christmas star above. Two simple upholstered chairs up front provide a perfect sitting area for holiday guests. Blue and white patterned throw pillows add some winter glitz to the otherwise neutral room.
The dining room comes with this ready-to-entertain bar area. There's a Subzero beverage chiller with racks for wine and drawers for soda, beers and water. The cabinetry matches that of the kitchen for a cohesive look between rooms.
Rustic Lake House Basement Converted Into Cozy Den
To make the most of the home's floor plan (and create even more space for entertaining), the designers converted the basement into a den. A built-in entertainment unit houses the TV, with shelves on either side for DVDs, while a sectional and ottoman encourage everyone to cuddle up for a movie night.
Traditional Stone Fireplace Makes Living Room Feel Extra Cozy
A floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace separates the living room from the entryway, making the two spaces feel extra cozy. Meanwhile, a neutral sectional and two chevron-patterned armchairs ensure that there are enough seats for guests.
From the hallway, guests can enjoy a glimpse of the living room and -- just beyond that -- the gorgeous lake views. Reclaimed wood beams and a stone accent wall bring in some natural texture and speak to the lake house's rustic location.
Rustic and Vintage Front Porch Vignette with a Table
Home decor blogger Amy Buchanan started with a yard sale table and layered in finds, such as a tobacco stick star, a pinecone garland and a frame from an old dresser. Ticking ribbon and wooden Christmas trees painted to look like old grain sacks are in keeping with the farmhouse theme. "I love collecting vintage items throughout the year, then mixing them together to create rustic and farm-style vignettes," says Buchanan, who blogs at AttaGirlSays.
The front door of this Arizona desert retreat opens up to large living space with a bar, perfect for entertaining. Exposed ceiling beams and stacked stone columns bring a rustic quality to the space, while an oversized leather sectional provides comfy seating in front of the fireplace and TV.
A barn door constructed of black walnut is one of many beautiful details in this personality-infused small bath. Earth tones throughout make the room feel comfortable and rich; both sconces and recessed lighting keep the space bright.
A neutral palette is used throughout this Texas ranch home to create a warm, welcoming environment. To create a space that is visually interesting, a mix of natural textures, from the rustic woods to the knubby fabrics, is used.
Rustic Bathroom With Wood Ceiling and Walls Plus Soaking Tub
Weathered wood panels and barn-style additions, make this bathroom's appearance simulate an old western outhouse. One of several bathrooms in the home that contains this soaking tub, which rests on old barn beams instead of the typical iron claw feet.