This modern kitchen features an open floor plan with a blue palette that connects it with views outdoors.
This transitional, eclectic dining room becomes a space that can be used daily by using smaller seating areas. New millwork around the perimeter adds interest and dimension to this interior space.
A library and sun room can have a light color palette as this room illustrates. Neutral colored walls set off the accent colors of blue and green.
Traditional colors or red, blue and yellow are dramatically used in this living room yet keep it comfortable to be in. Modern art adds a personal dimension to the room.
A relaxing retreat that features a banquet for playing games or enjoying a beverage and a comfortable seating area make this a special retreat in the home.
This transitional living room is focused around the fireplace and bookcases while maintaining views of the golf course. To accomplish the owner's goal of adding texture to the space, high and low pile fabrics and an area rug where used.
Transitional living room that features soft neutral colored furniture while allowing seating for small and large gatherings.
Contemporary furnishings in a color palette using silver, gold, black and neutrals fill this city townhouse. An arrangement of metal pieces create a focal point on the wall that is the correct size for over the entertain piece.
Tall entranceways with second floor ledges can be a design issue. Here the magestic period Louis XVI window treatment is a perfect solution while becoming a visual focal point in the room. Soft colors in the fabrics carry through the theme in the home.
An Asian designed bedroom becomes a way to feel like you are always away in some exotic location. A border of cobalt blue mosaic tiles were wall mounted to enhance the bed as the room's focal point and create some reference with the high ceiling in this uptown condiminum.
The homeowner requested a dot theme be used in their modern city condo. A color palette of soft neutrals was used to keep the bedroom from becoming too busy.
Using a light wood stained dining room chair with specialty paint details on the inner chair back give this traditional dining room an updated look. A traditional color palette of reds and blues is somplimented with a tan color in the fabrics and area rug.
The owners of this contemporary home requested that some aspect of their Spanish heritage be included in the design. The custom dining room table base has an image of their Scottish coat of arms. It was accomplished through a reverse glass etching by an artisan to ensure that it could be seen on the front as well as the back.
An area rug and window treatment with subtle updated floral pattern adds warmth to this kitchen dining area.
Mixing finishes on kitchen cabinetry gives this transitional yet traditional kitchen a new look. The pearl colored paint finish on the upper cabinets keep the room light despite lacking any direct sunlight.
Bright green colored walls are complimented by soft shades of pink in this traditional family room.
A transitional city condo benefits by using neutrals so that the colors and patterns in the accessories, art and area rug stand out. Additional lighting comes from a ceiling mounted monorail light system.
Using a sectional sofa creates a seating area in this open floor plan contemporary house. To disguise an odd angle on the wall, a custom bookcase and entertainment center was built. It also served as a focal point with a collection of the clients accessories. Because of the expansive window views of the surrounding lake and forest, no window treatments were needed for privacy.
Due to the clients busy demanding jobs, they requested an uncluttered master bathroom with separate areas for both of them. With the reconfiguration of the room, enough space was created for a long tub to relax in. Since the wife's favorite color was purple, it was used as the paint color.
With 2 cooks in the house and younger children, homeowner requested extra space between the work areas to make it flow comfortable when they were all in it. The center open area in this traditional kitchen gives them this space.
A red and green color palette is used in this traditional home's library and office. To give the room a more relaxed feel, a smaller scale oval desk was used.
The walls in this traditional home were kept white to allow the owners collection of great art to remain the focal point. Oriental furnishings and accessories where used in this family room.
pg. 24 / All New Kitchen Idea Book-Taunton Publications 2009
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Custom Log Home-conceptualization, space planning, material selection and execution of interior space (new construction).
/ All New Kitchen Idea Book-Taunton Publications 2009
To see the complete before and after transformation please e-mail Jody@ColorConceptTheory.com. In the subject please put the town/state and room description. / Newtown, CT-Dining Room