Kitchen + Dining: Polished Wood-Infused Kitchen

Rich textures including leather, polished and natural-finish wood, and metal come together to create a sleek, contemporary kitchen. The upscale eat-in space is enhanced by lots of natural light and a crisp white palette.

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Photo By: KuDa Photography

Large Kitchen Eat-In Island With Brown Leather Bar Chairs and Polished Wood Countertop Under Black Pendant Lights

Leather bar chairs blend beautifully with the wood finishes used as accents in this kitchen design. Four heavy, black pendant lights form a square above the polished island countertop. Natural wood exposed beams compliment the finish of the china cabinet giving a country influence to the contemporary style.

Open Plan Kitchen With Exposed Beams

In this beautiful kitchen, the exposed wood beams and countertops give the space a rustic feel; sculptural pendants and chef-grade appliances add contemporary polish.

Rustic Kitchen With Wood Accents

A wooden strip around the edge of the range hood breaks up the sea of white on this kitchen's walls, counters and cabinets and helps unify the other wood accents in the room.

Contemporary Kitchen With Natural Wood Furniture Details, Large Black Bucket Pendant Lights and Natural Light

Large windows let natural light flood this contemporary kitchen space highlighting the white countertop and polished island top. A pair of large black pendant lights hanging over the island compliment the thick black window trim. A wood range hood border and exposed beams compliment the natural wood finish of the china cabinet adding a warm, homey finish to the room.

Pendants in Rustic Open Kitchen

This open plan kitchen features a lot of crisp angles, so the bell-shaped pendant lights are a welcome contrast.

Wood Accent Details in Bright Contemporary Kitchen With Large Island and Statement Pendant Lights

Wood pieces including a china cabinet, exposed ceiling beams and a polished island countertop pop against the monochromatic white design of this kitchen. Large black pendant lights over the island match a thick black window frame to bring a contrasting shade to the room.

Bright White Cabinetry and Range Hood Surrounding Stainless Steel Stove Under Natural Wood Exposed Beams

White cabinets, walls and range hood create a bright surrounding for the stainless steel stove in this kitchen. A natural wood range hood trim and exposed ceiling beams stand out against the stark backdrop and give the design a cozy finish.

Large Eat-In Kitchen Island Under Black Bucket Pendant Lights and Exposed Wood Beams

Exposed wood beams highlight the elongated look of this spacious kitchen and compliment the natural wood finish of the cabinet. A large island provides polished counter space for working and eating. Leather bar chairs blend with the calm color scheme and cool, contemporary style. Large black pendant lights hang over the island adding a heavier element against the airy, while walls.

Rustic Contemporary Dining Room With Stone Wall

A slate-gray stone accent wall becomes the star attraction in this dining room, thanks to the simple styling of the space. It's a great example of how layers of texture make a neutral space so visually interesting.

Open Floor Plan Dining Room With Large Pendant Lighting, Long Wood Table and Metal End Chairs With Fur Throws

Natural lighting from the glass patio doors highlights the spacious feel of the open floor plan design. A tall, sleek dining table is lined with matching wood chairs. Metal end chairs topped with whit fur throws add intrigue to the set up. Two large pendant lights hang above the table and tie in white surroundings to the neutral wood tones.

Open Floor Plan Connecting Kitchen, Dining Room and Staircase With Wood Steps and Wire Railing

Black metal balusters support a wire railing fitting the staircase to the open, contemporary design of the room. Wood steps match the light hardwood floor and wood details visible in the dining and kitchen spaces. The calm, light color scheme maximizes the spacious feel of the home.

Bar Cart By Open Modern Staircase With Wood Steps, Black Metal Baluster and Wire Railing

Wood steps fixed over a black base creates a simple, sleek look for this staircase. Black balusters connect thick wire railing for an open, modern design. A bar cart stationed near the stairs organizes drink ingredients and accessories for easy access.

Staircase View Highlighting The Open Structure Design and Striped Wire Railing With a Trio of Pendant Lights Above

The open architecture of this staircase gives a beautifully modern to the design. Wire railing keeps the structure even more open to the surrounding room. Three large pendant lights hang in the high ceiling to decorate the space and highlight the modern style.

Top of Stairs Wire Railing View Featuring Layered Shaped Pendant Light Trio Over Double Height Ceiling

A trio of pendant lights featuring mixed 3D shapes are layered at varying heights to fill the space of this two-story open staircase ceiling. Wire railing secures the space while keeping with the open feel of the design. Black metal balusters and hand railing fit the contemporary style with a touch of industrial influence.

Textured Rock Fireplace Surround and Built in Black Bookshelf in Contemporary Living Room With Blue Sofa

A blue sofa, white wire chairs and a neutral area rug create a cozy contemporary sitting space. A large natural gray rock fireplace surround is a textural accent wall providing pleasing contrast to the smooth, sweet style of the seating. A built in bookshelf pops against the white walls and creates an organized space for storage and display.

Cozy Contemporary Living Room With Large, Textured Rock Fireplace Surround and Exposed Wood Ceiling Beams

A large natural rock fireplace surround is the focal point in this stylish contemporary living room. The texture is a beautiful addition to the smooth finishes in the majority of the room. A blue sofa adds a pop of color to the neutral furniture and rug completing the sitting space.

Bold Black and White Floral Wallpaper in Small Bathroom With White Pedestal Sink

Black and white floral wallpaper creates a bold look in this small bathroom. A classic white pedestal sink, clear mirror frame and simple lamp sconces allow the wallpaper to be the star of the design.

Blue Gray Midcentury Modern Sitting Room With Plush Sectional, Retro Inspired Coffee Table and Patterned Rug

Bare walls give a simple, stylish look to this living room design. A midcentury modern wood coffee table sits over a cream patterned area rug. The blue-gray sectional fits the corner of the room maximizing available floor space. A wood cabinet serving as the entertainment center perfectly compliments the wood stain of the coffee table and chair.

Bright, Contemporary Bathroom With Silver Bathtub and Penny Tile Flooring

Penny tile floor brings a beautiful texture to this bathroom design. The metallic silver base of the bathtub pops against the bright, white surroundings. A large and small window flood the room with natural light for a sunny finish. Light bounces off the marble countertop and vanity mirrors enhancing the bright feel of the room.

Bright, Contemporary Bathroom With Metallic Bathtub, Double Vanity and Penny Tile Flooring

Penny tile flooring gives a subtle texture to the bathroom floor and compliments the gray tones in the marble countertop. Large mirrors and a row of sconces are mounted above the sinks to create a bright vanity set up. The silver bathtub draws the eye shining in the natural light from the large window.

Sophisticated Contemporary Bathroom Double Vanity With Gray Marble Countertop, Large Mounted Mirrors and Penny Tile Floor

A gray and white penny tile floor compliments the coloring of the marble countertop on the bathroom double vanity. Large mirrors are fixed over the his and hers sinks with stainless steel sconces mounted on each side. The sophisticated color scheme, sleek lines and natural lighting create a chic style.

Contemporary Bathroom With Walk-In Subway Tile Shower, Penny Tile Floor and Window-Placed Bathtub

The bathtub is positioned at a large window providing a scenic view to the outdoors. Penny tile flooring blends shades of gray into the room matching the marbled subway tile in the walk in shower.

Patio With Round Dining Table

In this sophisticated home, the transition between indoors and out is made gracefully seamless with a large sliding glass door and a stone wall that extends from the interior dining area out to the patio.

Charcoal Gray Siding on Modern Home With Open Patio and Second Floor Balcony

Charcoal gray siding covers the levels and layers of this modern home. Large windows provide a peak into the home while downstairs patios and a second story balcony expand the living space into the outdoors.

Modern Exterior Featuring Dark Siding, Wood Accents and a Covered Path to the Garage

The dark siding of this home blends with the concrete driveway and gives off a low key exterior look. Wood accent panels add pops of intrigue and color to the home and matching garage structure.