- view all thumbnails
The farmhouse sink is a mainstay in a country kitchen, but here it is paired with modern stainless-steel appliances and honed black granite countertops for modern appeal. Painted white cabinets continue the white palette found in the rest of the house. A large double window over the sink lets light fill the space.
An iron lamp lined with mosquito netting becomes the crowning touch on this dreamy bed. White walls, linens, and furniture create a serene mood in the master bedroom. French burlap curtains frame the window.
Get the Look: Edit a room down to one or two signature pieces for a clean look. Here the corona is the focal point. Everything else is supplemental.
White plastic Philippe Starck chairs feel right at home on a country-style front porch with their blue-ticking cushions. Light blue paint on the ceiling gives the sense that you're always sitting under a clear blue sky. Antique treasures like the stone guard dog and ball make their way onto the porch, bringing the home's eclectic style outdoors.
Show off your collections for a one-of-a-kind display. Here, a French farm table showcases a collection of brown transferware, a period bronze Cupid, and several modern lights. The arrangement is simple enough to change regularly. An eye-catching schoolhouse window was converted into a mirror. A crystal chandelier adds a glamorous touch.
Simplicity is the key to the confident yet understated decorating style found throughout this elegant country French home. Every element of the home is edited down to its simplest parts. Here, the pairing of a chair and old circular wood window creates a beautiful vignette. The window's distressed finish and the chair's feed sack upholstery add character to a blank wall.
White walls create a neutral backdrop that lets your furnishings and accents shine. Linen curtains casually drape the front window and drag on the floor. A traditional Scandinavian floor clock anchors the corner, a nod to classic Swedish style. A demilune table with a distressed white finish sits over the radiator.