Wood beams, wide-planked hardwood floors and cozy, plump sofas turn this open space into a warm and welcoming living room. Paintings, lamps and other accessories add a punch of color to the neutral woods.
The ancient art of carpet-weaving dates back to Persia. In 2008, Iran’s exports of hand-woven carpets was $420 million or 30% of the world’s market. The country boasts an estimated 1.2 million weavers producing carpets for consumers around the world. The result is strikingly ornate and high quality pieces such as the one featured here.
Simple and sweet, this room features just enough furniture to fill the space and nothing more. The clean lines of the modern pieces add order to the room helping this smaller space appear larger. A highly-practical pocket door opens to reveal the bedroom.
A small living room space is often decorated in neutral colors. This picture shows how brightly colored accessories add décor and design interest to the space.
Parrot green walls, a black sofa, and white and gray accessories create a balanced colorful living space that is trendy without being overdone.
Today’s audio and video devices don’t have the same large footprint of equipment used just a few years ago. Large televisions and other electronics could sometimes be difficult to design around. However, the thin, lightweight structure and sleek styling of today’s components allow them to fit right into a space like the one above, without […]
The owner of this home has the luxury of loads of living space and an open concept. This provides a lot of options for placing the TV unit, which can often be tough to design around. Here, the back wall has plenty of room to accommodate a widescreen TV and stand and a series of […]
The color white is always an excellent choice for contemporary design. It never goes out of style and is easy to find complementary pieces. This living room matches white walls and ceilings with a series of white, geometrically modern furnishings.
An entertainment center can be more than just a place to store your television. A cupboard -style unit offers vast storage for electronics, media and decorative accessories. It also becomes a focal point, and maybe even a center of “entertainment.”
These decorative French doors recall stained glass you may find in a church. However, the understated hardwood floors and beige and tan paint balance out the design of the room.