Waterfront Home with Vivid Tropical Decor

This St. Petersburg, Florida home is filled with bright, cheery tropical colors for a playful atmosphere. A stunning outdoor space and patio offers sun and relaxation with outdoor dining and kitchen space and ocean views.

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Photo By: Susan Carnes

Outdoor Room Features Fireplace, Kitchen

This stunning outdoor space features a full kitchen and a wood-plank ceiling with recessed lighting. A teak dining table accommodates al fresco dining for six, and a see-through fireplace adds ambiance without blocking the view of the Gulf of Mexico.

Transitional Living Room With Coffered Ceiling & Colorful Accents

A ribbon-stripe rug rests on warm hardwood floors in this transitional beach-side home. The homeowners love color and wished to keep the atmosphere light and playful. Various shades of blues throughout the house play up the ocean views. A “Nora Lio” side table by Worlds Away holds a whimsical sea urchin lamp.

Transitional Living Room on Gulf of Mexico

A pair of sinuous club chairs and sheer draperies create a cozy vignette that perfectly frames an ocean view. The contemporary accent table and warm wood floors blend to create a living room with homey, transitional style.

Transitional Living Room in Lovely Waterfront Home

Variegated hardwood and a wall-length, built-in entertainment center bring warmth to this comfortable and transitional living room. A whimsical sea urchin lamp rests on an accent table by Worlds Away. Cove lighting in the coffered ceiling adds ambient light and a dramatic touch.

Transitional Kitchen With Two-Toned Cabinetry

This compact, transitional kitchen features fun elements that reflect the homeowners' personalities, including modern barstools, sunburst accents and two-toned cabinetry. A wall-mounted TV is a luxurious, functional touch. An enfilade adds drama to the entry and creates a lovely lead-in to the space.

Sitting Area in Transitional Kitchen

The kitchen in this transitional Florida home opens to a seating area and a large outdoor dining space. The long, curved sofa offers dual functionality as a space to relax and socialize or to dine casually.

Transitional Dining Room Features Colorful Modern Art

A "Dolce" capiz shell chandelier by Corbett Lighting hangs above a trestle-style dining table in this transitional, oceanside dining room. A long, upholstered bench and mix of chairs provide diverse and ample seating. Soft gray walls allow blues and green in the art and accessories to pop.

Traditional Bedroom Uses Coastal Palette

Soft blue walls form a backdrop for a traditional bedroom that's well-suited in hue and mood for its waterfront Florida setting. A Schumacher fabric adds interest at the windows, and custom bedding is by Wildcat Territory. The tall, mirrored wardrobe reflects light and offers functional, closed storage.

Traditional Bedroom Washed in Blues and Greens

An antique dresser provided the inspiration and color palette for this traditional bedroom in St. Petersburg. Blues and greens give a nod to the home's waterfront setting, while layered pattern and texture adds interest to the space. The drapery fabric is by Schumacher, and the upholstered headboard is by Lee Industries.

Antique Chest Inspires Bedroom Design, Palette

An antique, Oriental dresser in eye-popping blue provided the inspiration and color palette for this traditional Florida bedroom. Custom bedding is by Wildcat Territory, and the drapery fabric is by Schumacher.

Traditional Entryway in Florida Home

A wide front door opens to a soft gray entryway accented by a colorful rug and matching tufted benches upholstered in a soft rose hue. Archways and traditional moldings carry throughout the space, adding architectural interest and traditional flair.

Classic Patio Offers Views of Pool, Ocean

The goal for this space was for the homeowners to be able to relax, enjoy the Florida sun and entertain in all seasons, day or night. Massive archways supported by Corinthian columns frame the beautiful view and support the wood-plank ceiling. Outdoor furnishings are sturdy, stylish and comfortable.

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