In the dining room, a light blue wall color with gray accents keeps the space cool and bright, while the dark wood table adds personality and warmth.
In the living room, two blue armchairs are accented by the natural light that streams into the space through the large windows on the opposite side. These blue chairs and pillows give the space a pop of color, while the fireplace glowing behind them keeps the room warm and cozy. On either side of the fireplace, arched built-in shelves give the homeowners plenty of display space.
A hot pink built-in bed makes fun use of an awkward space under the eaves in this girl's bedroom. Basketweave wallpaper adds a bit of sophistication that lets the space mature with its young owner. Wallpaper: Quadrille; Dresser: West Elm; End table: CB2
This mudroom sink cleans up in rustic style. An Oriental rug brings warmth, color and a hint of sophistication. Mirror: Restoration Hardware
Pops of bright color add whimsy to this girl's bathroom and make it feel fresh and young. The designer mixes graphic concrete floor tiles with a budget-friendly white subway tile backsplash. Custom cabinets provide ample storage. Floor tiles: Popham Design
Dark walls painted in Farrow and Ball Downpipe create a comfortable cocoon of a dining room and are a dramatic foil for the custom oak dining table, simple bentwood chairs and modern light fixture. Rug: Oscar Isberian
Designers wanted to take advantage of the large windows in this home's living room, so they chose to use white for the walls to reflect the natural light, keeping the space bright. Then, they accented the space with patterned curtains and blue and gray sofas to warm the space with color.
This room formerly housed miscellaneous junk; designers converted into a family study space. Beneath the existing bookcases, a desk was built with room enough for two computers. The bookcases' light color is a crisp contrast with the dark walls and trio of patterns on the window shade, sofa and rug.
In this cheery girl's bedroom, a bed and bookshelf were built in under the eaves to take full advantage of the room's limited space. Patterned wallpaper adds another layer of visual interest and texture to the space.
Matching the gray trim, gray bookshelves give the homeowners plenty of storage and display space while working to tie the room together.
This warm, earthy living room features comfortable upholstery and layered materials creating an inviting, stylish space. Bookcases around the fireplace were custom-built to house the family's book and object collection.