Retreat Room From HGTV Green Home 2012

A room designed for quiet reflection boasts the home's most saturated color palette.

Explore the Retreat Room 19 Photos

First, interior designer Linda Woodrum discovered the leaf-print pillows. Then came the wall color, an intense shade of ginger that contrasts with the living room's neutral palette. Pull in industrial-chic furnishings and the room suddenly came together.

Browse Retreat Room Photos
The retreat to me and Jack (Thomasson, the house planner) also was a metaphor for Serenbe. It's that room that makes you feel a million miles away. It's warm. It's cozy. It's an escape. 
Interior Designer Linda Woodrum

Watch Videos

Green Home Retreat Room Tour

Brian Patrick Flynn tours the 2012 HGTV Green Home's retreat room.

Next Up

Living Room From HGTV Green Home 2012

Pops of green and significant furnishings and accessories stand out against a neutral palette.

Tour HGTV Smart Home 2016

1st Floor
2nd Floor
Basement
Start Here

Join the Conversation

Visit the blog to talk HGTV Smart Home 2016 with tech therapist Carley Knobloch, and get design tips and updates. 

Meet the Experts

Learn about the design and build team responsible for HGTV Smart Home 2016.

Luxury Home Giveaways

DIY Network Blog Cabin

An amazing waterfront retreat in Panacea, Florida

HGTV Urban Oasis

A cozy Craftsman-style home in Ann Arbor, Michigan

HGTV Dream Home

A gorgeous remodel on St. Simons Island, Georgia