Symmetry is always pleasing to the eye, as shown here in this living room sitting area. Contemporary, white slipcovered chairs bookend the cozy fireplace, and identical vases sit to each side of a striking piece of modern art. The Oriental-style rug adds texture, dimension and color.
This spacious kitchen allows room for a built-in small office space, including a built-in gray granite desktop and medium grain wood cabinets. A dining table with neutral leather chairs sits just to the left of the office area, while sliding French doors lead the way to the adjacent living room.
This inviting living room features a large bay window, allowing natural light to flood the space. Brown curtains frame the window, while a blue sofa with light brown leather pillows is positioned in front. Two modern end tables are place together in front of the sofa, creating a coffee table-like surface.
This earth-toned living room pairs together a blue sofa with a range of brown and neutral hues, including the metallic brown curtains that frame the bay window. Dark brown wooden end tables are positioned throughout the space, adding a modern touch.
Experience high style in an urban setting in this Kathie Chrisicos-designed living room. The room is softly appointed in shades of cream, beige and taupe with artwork and accessories that project pops of color. The patterned carpet is an unexpected yet exquisite addition to the room.
For this small Manhattan high-rise condo, designer Kathie Chrisicos strategically placed a custom-designed rosewood cabinet to separate two living spaces. From the foyer, you can see a similar approach to style and color in each room, especially in the wood tones and drapery choices used. The look is clean, contemporary and utterly inviting.
This gorgeous, barely-blue living room brings together modern, traditional and contemporary elements. The white chairs, sofa, fireplace mantel and trim keep the space bright and crisp, white the Oriental-style rug adds a grounding comfort. A modern, round coffee table provides major impact.
This neutral living room features pops of vibrant orange color, as seen in the sofa pillows and upholstered armchairs. A dark brown accent wall encases the fireplace, while white built-in bookshelves are positioned on either side. A multicolored area rug adds a lively finishing touch.
This traditional dining room features an all-over soft yellow hue paired with bold red accents, like the curtains and carpet. Tufted buttercream-hued chairs line the dark brown wood dining table, while a white candelabra chandelier hangs overhead.
This neutral living room earns a spacious look as a result of its vaulted ceiling. The fireplace is positioned in front of a charcoal accent wall, adding a bold touch, while two neutral sofas and orange upholstered armchairs provide plenty of seating. A white built-in bookshelf is place on either side of the fireplace.
Because the backdrop and furnishings of this New York City living room are styled in soft, monochromatic hues, designer Kathie Chrisicos was able to infuse pops of strong color in the art and accessory selections. Especially fetching is the abstract art behind the sofa in an orange-red hue, along with the vase of orange, yellow and pink roses that enlivens the coffee table. These colors add depth and drama to the design.
Whether this room is used for reading, relaxing or a quick game of gin rummy, the sleekly designed space is comfortable and inviting. Beautiful rosewood cabinets with contemporary pulls line one wall, creating a stylish approach to storage. Cream and gold-toned furniture and window treatments offer a complementary and clean color palette for the small space.
The marble kitchen island top -- extended on the ends to the floor -- is a striking element in this bright, contemporary kitchen. A large window over the sink provides abundant light, and honey-toned wood floors and cabinets echo that feeling of brightness. Additionally, the room boasts ample cooking prep space.
Designer Kathie Chrisicos updated this Manhattan high-rise kitchen using a soft color palette in green and white to suggest a delicate and airy sensibility. The soft greenish-blue tones on the Roman shade, backsplash and countertop add just the right hint of color to the beautiful white cabinetry. Stainless steel appliances complete the room's serene and elegant design.
This modern living space is chock full of unique sculptures, art and design items. Turquoise fish on the wall bring a nautical flair, as does the driftwood in the corner. The sunburst-like metal wall hanging also echoes the great outdoors.
This bold dining room features vibrant red accents paired with an oval dining table and plush neutral tufted armchairs. A traditional candelabra chandelier hangs from a metallic tray ceiling, while a bay window allows natural light to illuminate the space.
This classic dining room earns a bit of flair with red accents, as seen in the curtains and starburst patterned carpet. Neutral tufted wingback chairs are positioned around the dining table, while a traditional candelabra chandelier hangs above. Silvery gray paint covers the tray ceiling, adding a metallic touch.
Interesting and uniquely placed square windows create a striking backdrop for this master bedroom. White walls and lofty ceilings allow light from the windows to rise and expand; matching lamps and overhead recessed lighting add to the brightness of the space. The dresser, armoire, bed and floors are all crafted from similar wood, bringing a sense of symmetry into the room.