This open and modern space offers a lot to look at. A row of natural wood cabinets lining the wall anchors the room. Matching cylindrical wooden tables accent the room. I’m partial to the dark wall tiles. Spanning both walls, their deep charcoal colors allows the natural wood to stand out.
Rarely used for exterior design, these large square tiles line the outside of this contemporary home adding color, visual interest and a bit of protection from the extremities.
This cozy bedroom space ties together just a few pieces for a cohesive, modern look. Tiles of various shades of green line create an accent wall. The embroidered bed sites next to a pair of oval side tables. A curvaceous table lamp illuminates the room.
This room design proves tiled walls aren’t just for kitchens and bathrooms. Four rows of beige tiles streak across an otherwise all-white tile wall. The beige tiles complement the earthtones of the tile floor and the wooden drawer in the room’s cabinet. The tiled walls give the room an uplifting sheen that also helps keep the […]
A little different than your typical stairs carpet runner, the stair pieces feature an arched top and a straight bottom that covers the edge of the step. Both the stair carpeting and the straight piece are colored in a light brown with a chocolate trim.
What’s the best way to add a splash of color to an otherwise all-white space? Few people would say with a carpet runner. But, that’s exactly what this rainbow-colored runner does in this space. Covering the full spectrum, this carpet runner includes stripes of red, orange, yellow, green and blue that would make Roy G. […]
As if the 70s-inspired floral carpet runner wasn’t enough, this provocative design lines the base of its wall with carpeting, much like a fabric wainscoting. Both pieces are bright and colorful allowing them to work with each other as well as the neutral colored flooring and staircase.
Here’s a more traditional option for a carpet runner. Dressed up in a midnight black, the runner contrast nicely against the oak stairs and flooring. A series of golden concentric squares add a modern twist to the design.
Berber carpet not only looks great, but is extremely durable. Given the amount of traffic that stairs typically see, berber’s durability makes it a great choice for a carpet runner. This runner uses a traditional interlocking pattern of white on neutral brown for a look of sophistication. Its upscale appearance blends perfectly with the room’s […]
Carpet runners are typically a design afterthought. If anything, most designers avoid using them in fear that they will detract from the design. Not here. In this space, the designer uses a carpet runner with striking brown and blue vertical stripes and bolds as a primary design element. I’m sold!