Take an Exclusive Look Inside the Knoxville Symphony's Designer Show House

We give you a sneak peek inside the 2017 Knoxville Symphony League Show House.

Every year, the Knoxville Symphony League (in HGTV headquarters' hometown), showcases a beautiful home to help raise funds for the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. Ticket holders can tour the home while enjoying cocktails, food and music by a string quartet. This year, HGTV editors got a sneak peek. Keep reading to check out our favorite spaces.

The Kitchen

Photo by: Lane Betz and Mitzi Mayer; Cabinets by Kitchen Sales of Knoxville; Photo by Farima Alavi

Lane Betz and Mitzi Mayer; Cabinets by Kitchen Sales of Knoxville; Photo by Farima Alavi

The open floor plan and earth tones in the kitchen bring a warm, inviting feel to the entire first floor of the home. The main attraction is the barrel-vaulted brick ceiling above the large kitchen island.

Photo by: Lane Betz and Mitzi Mayer; Cabinets by Kitchen Sales of Knoxville; Photo by Farima Alavi

Lane Betz and Mitzi Mayer; Cabinets by Kitchen Sales of Knoxville; Photo by Farima Alavi

The combination of mixed metals, wood, pottery and glass in the kitchen adds a relaxed feel.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Functional Gray (SW 7024)

The Breakfast Room

Photo by: Scott Bishop; Furniture by Westwood Antique & Design Market; Photo by Farima Alavi

Scott Bishop; Furniture by Westwood Antique & Design Market; Photo by Farima Alavi

The first thing you notice about the breakfast room is its coziness factor and the stunning backyard view. The vibrant pops of color in the antique Moroccan kilim rug carry through to the neoclassical chairs and floor-to-ceiling silk draperies to create a lively space that still feels intimate.

Photo by: Scott Bishop; Furniture by Westwood Antique & Design Market; Photo by Farima Alavi

Scott Bishop; Furniture by Westwood Antique & Design Market; Photo by Farima Alavi

On the left side of the breakfast room sits the perfect spot to enjoy cocktails with family and friends. The blue, carved wood buffet is the perfect complement to the colorful furnishings.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Functional Gray (SW 7024)

The Great Room

 

 

Photo by: Mary Kay Steele, Susan Knolton, Missy Maloney, Donna Denney, Tatum Rumsey, Jeff Heiskell; Furniture by Ethan Allen; Photo by Farima Alavi

Mary Kay Steele, Susan Knolton, Missy Maloney, Donna Denney, Tatum Rumsey, Jeff Heiskell; Furniture by Ethan Allen; Photo by Farima Alavi

The main seating area on the first floor is elegant yet casual. Guests can sit comfortably on the plush sofas while listening to music from the family's grand piano tucked in the adjacent great-room nook.

Master Bedroom + Bath

Photo by: Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

The master bedroom's clean lines and soft color palette give the room a tranquil feel. The emphasis on texture and patina in the furniture brings interest and rustic elegance to the space.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Dovetail (SW 7018)

 

 

Photo by: Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

The texture from the master bedroom seamlessly carries through to the master bedroom's fixtures, like the stone stand-up shower.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Amazing Gray (SW 7044)

Photo by: Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

Kim Jackson; Furniture by O.P. Jenkins Furniture & Design; Photo by Farima Alavi

Crystal detail on the vanity hardware adds a touch of glam to the rustic-style master bathroom.

The Loft

Photo by: Cheryl Turner, Andrew Johnson, Jeffrey Hansen; Furniture by Bill Cox Furniture; Photo by Farima

Cheryl Turner, Andrew Johnson, Jeffrey Hansen; Furniture by Bill Cox Furniture; Photo by Farima

The loft area, overlooking the great room, is a combination of masculine and contemporary design. The weathered bookcase and leather club chairs add interest while keeping with a neutral color palette.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Functional Gray (SW 7024)

Guest Bedroom #1

Photo by: Joyce Simms; Furniture by The Painted Pig; Photo by Farima Alavi

Joyce Simms; Furniture by The Painted Pig; Photo by Farima Alavi

This guest bedroom mixes classic and urban design styles. The black-and-white, graphic artwork and neutral furnishings balance out the chrome starburst light fixture.

Wall Paint Color: Sherwin-Williams Dovetail (SW 7018)

Guest Bedroom #2

Photo by: Susan Gates; Furniture by The Velvet Pug Antiques & Interiors

Susan Gates; Furniture by The Velvet Pug Antiques & Interiors

The second guest bedroom is quite different than the rest of the home, with its colorful patterns and intricate furniture design. The 1800s French bed is upholstered in Schumacher's fabric "Plaisirs de la Chine", which is flanked by green silk draperies.

Wall Paint Color: Benjamin Moore Winter Gates (AC-30)

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