This colorful family room features windows dressed with plaid draperies, a ceiling painted 60 percent lighter than the navy blue walls, a sofa with a machine-washable slipcover, end tables and table lamps, as well as an upholstered storage ottoman that keeps the boys’ toys accessible yet out of sight.
Designer's Notes: Mixing chocolate brown with brighter colors was everywhere on Houzz this year. This designer mixed turquoise and lime green with brown for a colorful teenage girl's room. Houzzers loved the look, and wanted to know all about the matching products and accessories in this room.
Although there is a dining area between the kitchen and living rooms, it doesn't feel like a large cavernous room. In this arrangement, the living area faces to the side rather than having the back of the couch to the kitchen making the space seem cozier.