Where crisp white cabinetry and a cool marble backsplash make the kitchen feel light and airy, a custom walnut range hood adds natural color and warmth to the space. Raw leather drawer and cabinet pulls offer natural texture as well.
Floor-to-ceiling closet doors in the master bedroom have a grand effect combined with the vaulted ceiling. Most importantly, they create a clean facade to keep clothes, shoes and accessories organized. Open shelves allow the homeowner to display favorite pictures and accessories.
Since the "big boy" bedroom and nursery were adjoining, designers had to create spaces that would complement each other as well as be sophisticated enough to grow with the boys as they get older, so they created a "dipped" effect that made for the perfect backdrop for the Astronaut Big Boy Room and the Whale of a Tale Nursery.
A closer look at the living room's built-in bookshelves reveals an eclectic mix of metallic and neutral accents. Small pictures frames and colorful canvases decorate the space and add a touch of personality.
For the design of the big boy room, designers chose an astronaut theme that would be fun enough for the couple's four year old but could transform as he grows.
Take a closer look at the farmhouse sink and see how the marble backsplash and kitchen counters are in perfect harmony. With chrome fixtures and white cabinets above, the vignette is both bright and peaceful.
White-on-white lattice wallpaper adds pattern to the relaxing bedroom. The tufted velvet headboard brings bold color the space and is flanked by sleek wood dressers-turned-nightstands. Abstract art adds a contemporary note to the room and mimics the colorful throw pillow on the bed.
The formal dining room also includes a built-in bar, complete with exposed brick for added texture. A black-and-white painting of the couple's child is showcased above and complements the geometric wall treatment.
A patterned cement tile fireplace is surrounded by built-in bookcases that display the homeowners' favorite books and accessories. The heather gray chaise pairs with navy armchairs and a gold coffee table for a comfortable living area.
In the hall bathroom, ombre shower curtains add a modern touch to a more classically patterned marble floor, and continue the home's overall palette of black, white, and blue. A sleek black vanity and large round window give guests plenty of space to freshen up.
To ensure a comfy arrival for her clients' new addition, designer Kerra Michele Huerta layered the nursery with a plush sheepskin rug and soft accessories. Graphic black-and-white wallpaper behind the crib will easily grow with the baby, while a handmade sheep from Germany promises to be a great cuddle buddy.
The Astronaut Themed big boy room for the homeowners' four year old son has a vibrant navy wall on one side that gives the space a "dipped" look, while the astronaut bed linens really bring the theme to life. And shelves add plenty of display space.
The kitchen is a true gem with a patterned marble backsplash against exposed brick walls, a custom walnut range hood and walnut-trimmed white cabinety. Raw leather drawer and cabinet pulls add tactile appeal to the room.
Creating pattern and texture was the goal for this entire home design, and every room has special details to add depth and movement to the space. Custom lattice woodwork is used to create a feature wall in the foyer and living room. A large floor-length mirror visually expands the space, while streamlined furniture surrounds a gold coffee table for a comfortable seating area.
Black hexagon tiles ground this chic bathroom, where paned shower doors add dimension to to the subway tile shower. Marble tops the clean-lined vanity and continues up the wall behind the mirror.
Even the smallest planters and jars boast great color and texture in this contemporary home. A little succulent beneath the geometric art enlivens the white walls as well.