a very contemporary house or a mid-century modern California ranch-style home, crown molding of any kind may look completely out of place. If you love ornate crown molding in a traditional home, but also like contemporary style, consider keeping your furnishings simple with clean lines and very little
fusing contemporary and period design that blends the architectural heritage of the brownstone with its inhabitants' modern perspective and lifestyle.The house exterior and architecture was treated as a metaphorical envelope and would retain its period integrity. Interior features like the cabinetry,
serve as contemporary insertions into the space.
Contemporary: like the cream cabinets and tile work
Contemporary Kitchens (distinctions from Modern Kitchens)
Contemporary can be soft, earthy and eclectic as well. The funky modern light fixture in the foreground contrasts with the different tile materials on the island and backsplash and the muted countertop surface. I don't like the light but something about this appeals
Style Is: ContemporaryModern or Contemporary: What's the Difference?
Contemporary can be soft, earthy and eclectic as well. The funky modern light fixture in the foreground contrasts with the different tile materials on the island and backsplash and the muted countertop surface. In this series: How to Find Your Kitchen Style | How to Remodel Your KitchenMore:So
modern contemporary furniture in a classic setting
elements meet contemporary art and furnishings in the dining room.
I try hard not to play favorites, but this has been one of the rooms on Houzz I admire most. The mix of a Victorian house with contemporary Italian furniture and the Fortuny pendant is masterful.
This fixture is called the Scudo Saraceno
added a contemporary Italian table and leather chairs, added unusual art and topped it all off with a classic Fortuny chandelier.
cozy to contemporary. Sean Cowan of Sean Michael Design used wallpaper to add a more intimate and cozy feeling to this contemporary bedroom."The subtle pattern in the wood grain adds a touch of luxury without adding an actual pattern that may date itself over time," he says. "It becomes visually textural
obviously contemporary. The muted olive-tone wallpaper, though vintage inspired, isn't original (though it could just as well be), and the furniture is midcentury modern, with a lovely Norman Cherner molded plywood armchair off to the side. And it's all overseen by a sparkly, contemporary chrome and crystal
has a contemporary freestanding tub paired with traditional architecture, midcentury modern furniture and a luxurious vintage Baccarat light fixture.
place more contemporary than cabin? Not to worry! These hot-pink-and-white images offer a contemporary spin on the deer.
create a contemporary mountain look using traditional mountain imagery, finishes, textures and colors in an updated way."She adds, "Our clients, who were Chicago doctors, wanted the space to be modern, crisp and white. But after a number of years of designing in the mountain towns of Colorado, we've learned
and the Contemporary fans! Personally, I love that the room has a base of original Victorian details, a traditional Venetian Fortuny pendant, and a very contemporary and sculptural table. It's "Massachusetts, meet Italy; Italy, this is Massachusetts! Have a great time getting to know each other!"