Tapered legs and tufted upholstery are the little details that bring mid-century style to these armchairs. All the cool, gray fabric needs is a black and white lumbar pillow for comfort and a touch of pattern. Add a basket of books to your seating area and it can also serve as a reading nook!
We love the idea of adding a reading nook to your bedroom for an extra space to unwind at the end of the day. And you don’t have to have a lot of space to do this! A single chair and a basket for books is all you really need. Though a rug for coziness and to section off that space certainly doesn’t hurt!
Need a small room to feel bigger? Add a few mirrors around the room to help reflect light and give the illusion of a larger space. In this modern bedroom, the use of oversized mirrors above the nightstand and the large floor mirror do the trick!
Pastels aren't just for kids anymore! This modern bedroom adds minimal pops of pastel pink in decorative accessories, which freshens up the room in a sophisticated way. Adding large mirrors to either side of the bed creates an unexpected focal point while making the room appear larger. Layer in some of your favorite artwork and knick-knacks for a personal touch and get ready to fall in love with your bedroom!
Many folks rely on their attics as a space for a home office. The challenge is that most attics have a low slanted ceiling, which can make the space feel cramped. We suggest trying to paint the lower have of the wall a slightly darker color than the slanted ceiling. This will help divide the vertical wall surface from the low ceiling, making the room seem taller.
We all deserve a space that's just for relaxing in. For some people, that space is a big bed for sleeping-in or a large sectional for hanging out with friends and family, while for others, that area is a cozy reading nook where they can escape into a good read. If you're a book worm with a yen for comfy spaces, we suggest filling your reading space with the following amenities: A stylish reading chair, baskets to store crafts, close proximity to shelving for your favorite books, and super cozy rugs under foot.
Fireplaces can be a great gathering place in your home, but they can sometimes look a little gloomy when the fire's not lit. To get your fireplace feeling warm when the fires out fill the surrounding space with eye-catching wall art and soft, supple textiles that will make you feel cozy and captivated.
It's incredible how quickly kid clutter adds up. One second you're looking for a perfectly clean kid's room, and the next feels like a tiny tornado has whirled through the space. So it's a good idea to have smart storage solutions to make cleaning up easy. Here we've added a large square basket for storage and paired it with a reading lamp to serve as a bench for storytime.
Eames lounge chair—check! Oversized minimalist artwork—check! Streamlined statement lighting—check! This office has all the hallmarks of a mid-century modern bachelor sanctuary. A crisp black and white color scheme allows those mid-century wood tones to really pop!
They say reading is fundamental, but it should also be relaxing and fun. If you'd like to inspire literary curiosity in your little one, consider a designated reading area replete with a cozy rug in a fun pattern and nice lighting. This toches will make an enticing and fun space for reading.
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