Waterfront views can be enjoyed from both the lower-level patio or the balcony of this coastal home. A wood dining table and chairs make for easy alfresco dining on the lower patio. Stone pavers that extend to the water are a nod to the rocky shoreline.
A breezy patio expansion preserves the views of the Puget Sound while providing covered seating to enjoy the scenery. A round woven seagrass coffee table, versatile outdoor rugs and red accents keep the look decidedly relaxed and coastal.
Landscaping lighting illuminates the walkway to a home that blends coastal and contemporary architecture. A small seating area with Adirondack chairs is perfect for taking in the sunset or the distant Olympic Mountains.
Pale colors and midcentury modern furnishings turn this open, airy space into an inviting spot to gather with friends. An accent color and built-in storage make the fireplace wall a focal point, and a large rug anchors the seating area and grounds the space. White draperies blend in with the walls, emphasizing the outdoor view.
A two-toned gray rug defines the seating area in this modern living room designed for entertaining. Walls of windows bring in loads of natural light and emphasize the home’s modern architecture. Furniture includes versatile glass-topped tables that add to the space’s openness.
A coffee table with swiveling tops adds versatility and function in this modern living space built for entertaining. Glass tabletops visually open up the space and connect with the wall-length windows. A white leather sofa offers stylish seating.
White walls create a gallery-like environment for the homeowners’ bold, modern artwork, and midcentury modern furniture fits nicely with the home’s clean lines. Glass-topped tables add to the room’s openness, while a large, gray rug breaks up the pale wood floors and defines the seating area.
An array of design styles fuse in this light-filled family room, lending a transitional feel to the chic space. Color is introduced through an abstract painting and a traditional Persian rug, with texture in the way of a wood-paneled wall, creating an interesting juxtaposition of classic and modern elements.
A traditional Persian rug, large-scale modern artwork and a wood-paneled wall give this open, airy family room a homey, transitional feel. A mod sectional sofa offers plenty of seating for guests, while an Eames lounge chair takes advantage of the view and natural light offered by a wall of windows.
Freestanding bookcases and a piano turn this living area into a multifunctional space the whole family can enjoy. A contemporary, white leather sectional teams with modern artwork and a traditional rug to give the space an eclectic, casual vibe. Paneled walls add warmth.
An Eames lounge chair paired with a contemporary floor lamp creates a reading nook with vintage flair in this family room. Concrete floors and floor-to-ceiling windows gain warmth when teamed with a wood-paneled accent wall. The petite gold side table adds a touch of glamor to the space.
Modern art flanks the TV and rests atop a custom white oak console by Honea Woodworks in this casual family room. Throughout the space, wood accents balance cool white walls and concrete floors. The adjoining dining room features the homeowners’ collection of vintage '60s furniture.
A spacious, two-tiered island creates a functional area for snacks, meals and conversing with the cook in this custom, family-centric kitchen. Wood panels sheathe the Sub-Zero fridge, flanked by built-in appliances.
Four glass pendants provide task lighting above a spacious two-tiered island in this custom kitchen designed for a family of six. Pale tile floors and light quartz countertops continue the high-contrast theme.
The contrast created by setting dark cabinetry against an Old World range hood makes the cooking area the focal point in this kitchen. The professional Wolf range and mounted pot filler can handle heavy-duty use by a family of six.
Millwork features the same dark stain as the cabinetry in this functional, traditional and family-friendly kitchen. Walls, countertops and furnishings, meanwhile, are light and neutral, creating a high-contrast space that stands out at the heart of the home. A pillar candle chandelier is distinctive above the breakfast table.
A painted corner adds dimension to floating shelves in this modern and colorful kid’s bedroom. White walls, furnishings and bedding mix with dark hardwood floors and a bold red ceiling, resulting in a fun and whimsical space that’s perfectly balanced.
Whimsical wire art and a fun floating nightstand are crowning touches in this stylish, colorful and modern kid’s bedroom. A bright red ceiling and dark floors balance the white walls and furnishings. An array of colorful pillows pops against the pin-tucked bedding.
In this sleek and streamlined bathroom, color is used sparingly but strategically to mark the room as a kids’ space. The house, designed for a young family of seven, features bold architectural elements that emphasize its clean lines and modern aesthetic. In this bathroom, a white-lacquered vanity and frameless shower enclosure team with bold yellow flooring.
Bold pops of color punctuate the white walls and characterize the kids’ spaces in this modern home full of whimsy and style. Designed for a young family of seven, the house blends economical pieces with custom touches. On a wall of streamlined built-ins, the top shelf is painted bright olive green, creating a fun focal point for a kid-friendly hallway.
Wrapping the walls and ceiling in grass cloth creates a room within a room feel in this spacious and sophisticated contemporary bedroom. Using organic materials, such as the dark woods and grass cloth, creates a voluminous and open airy space throughout the room. A sitting area complete with built-in desk is nestled past the bed and takes advantage of the large bay widow.
Eye-catching pendant lights, hung at assorted heights to create a mobile-like chandelier, are prominent centerpieces for this geometric and striking contemporary living room. Constructing walls on different planes and reveals along the ceiling create different depths within the space, creating an effortless flow and adding to the home's peaceful living environment. Assorted seating, from sofas to banquette, around a chic glass coffee table is ideal for casual conversation or quiet reflection.
A handsome, modern staircase of wood and glass flows from the second floor to the first in this chic and modern living space. Using organic materials, such as dark woods in the design features and void details, create a voluminous and open airy space throughout the home.
Drawing stylish green glass tile down from the ceiling and across the floor is a creative and stunning way to delineate the washing area in this chic, contemporary bathroom. Using a floating vanity allows for the color to flow uninhibited from the wall while light illuminating from behind the mirror draws the eye upward.
Incorporating a lot of color in the kids’ room, from shiny chartreuse to brilliant bursts of orange, turns this chic, contemporary bedroom into a fun and youthful sanctuary. Carrying the green to a stylish built-in bookshelf is in playful contrast to reflective black floating and staggered shelving. Reading, relaxing and studying can be accomplished at either the built in desks or on the sofa with the use of the portable table. Skateboard decks can be installed as contemporary art.
An expanse of wenge wood plays with the recesses in the drywall to create a voluminous and open airy space with grand geometric elements. Eye-catching pendant lights, hung at assorted heights to create a mobile-like chandelier, are prominent centerpieces hung over assorted seating, from sofas and chairs to a long, leather bench around a chic glass coffee table, ideal for casual conversation or quiet reflection in this peaceful living environment.
Using continuity in finishes and maintaining a simple, sleek and chic design allows the flow in this stunning, contemporary living space to transition seamlessly from the eat-in kitchen to the family room. A stunning Etch pendant light by Tom Dixon sets off the beautifully geometric shapes while an abundant use of white, from the frosted dining table to the long kitchen island, is interrupted by the use of wenge wood and green accents of the table settings. The island is designed as one long block with two sinks.
Using different depths for storage cabinets and lighting recesses around the ceiling, making it appear to float, brings sophisticated intrigue through architectural volume and geometric shapes in this home office. Using modern bucket chairs and a futuristic table adds a midcentury modern feel to the overall aesthetic.
A hypnotic floating desk is a chic and stunning built-in option for adding workspace in any room. A runner of grass cloth creates weight and gives the feel of a room within the room while a sleek and modern white chair with wooden legs keeps the space grounded and mirrors the white motif.
The striking architectural design of this Corian sink brings life to a modern powder room while using sleek lines highlights the home's peaceful environment. A hidden cabinet provides for unassuming toiletry storage while the backlit floor-to-ceiling mirror helps the space feel luxuriously larger.
The open floor design of this modern living room plays heavily with geometric shapes. Wenge wrapping the walls creates the geometric idea cubes while details like the X-based coffee table and large rectilinear windows unify the design within the details. A sliding wall gives way to a pass through to the kitchen, and softer textures like a silk area rug, leather bench and linen sofas soften the space to highlight the peaceful living environment.
Using continuity in finishes and maintaining a simple, sleek and chic design allows the flow in this stunning, contemporary living space, which transitions seamlessly from the kitchen to the family room. Geometric shapes in the storage and kitchen cabinetry help maintain an open and airy feel yet contained, cozy and comfortable.
A large piece of artwork upstairs can be appreciated from either the hallway spanning the second floor of this modern home or from the first floor below. Up close, the piece appears to be a collage of books and magazines while at a distance a lady in a cafe appears.
The organic textures of a modern wood changing table and crib contrast brilliantly with bright accent colors, exciting patterns of chevron and stripes and a comfortable rocking chair with a gliding ottoman to create a fun, vibrant and peaceful nursery.
A handsome glass table with a dark wood base grounds this stunning contemporary dining room while a darker ceiling compresses the space, creating a more intimate feeling. Bold orange chairs bring the space to life while their design, along with a sleek 15-foot-long cantilevered buffet, adds to the room’s overall sophistication.
The open floor design of this modern living room and dining room plays heavily with daring geometric shapes. Wenge wrapping the walls and ceiling creates the geometric idea of a cube over the dining room while details like the X-based coffee table and cubed side table unify the design within the details. Softer textures like a silk area rug and leather and upholstered sofas soften the space to highlight the peaceful living environment.
A stunning Etch pendant light by Tom Dixon sets off the beautifully simple and sleek geometric design of this modern eat-in kitchen. The abundant use of white, from the frosted dining table to the long kitchen island, is interrupted by the use of wenge wood and green accents of the table settings. The island is designed as one long block with two sinks.
A center medallion and inset stripes dress up the ceiling of this small but style-packed transitional home office. Bold, ocean-hued walls are tamed by off-white furnishings and textiles. A shagreen leather desk with nail-head trim pairs well with a painted Chippendale chair.
Custom draperies are banded at the leading edge in geometric gold, a nice contrast to ocean-hued walls in this transitional home office. A shagreen leather desk with nail-head trim pairs with a painted Chippendale chair, creating a workspace that feels more like fun. A painterly pillow in the desk chair inspired the room’s colorful palette.
A shagreen leather desk with snappy nail-head trim blends style with function in this cozy transitional home office. The fabric of a painterly pillow inspired the room’s colorful palette, including the gold-banded draperies and ocean-hued walls. A Chippendale chair gets new life with white paint and fun animal-print upholstery.
Bold, inset stripes follow the lines of the ceiling in this fun and functional transitional home office. Walls painted in Sherwin Williams’ Ocean Side give a nod to the home’s coastal setting, as does the colorful artwork. In this cheerful corner, a small chest provides extra storage, and a slim lamp adds accent lighting and ambiance.
Black-painted walls give this nook a cozy vibe while complementing the narrow rustic bar waiting to welcome guests. Wall shelves offer convenient storage, while a collection of vintage mirrors visually enlarges the space.
Leaving no space unturned for entertaining purposes, this foyer turned wine bar is accented with rustic wood elements and vintage collectables. Guests can grab a barstool and stop for a drink as soon as they're inside the door.