An antique-style area rug anchors the dining area and softens the dark-hued hardwood floors. Sheer linen drapes can be drawn when privacy is desired. http://www.hgtv.com/dream-home/kitchen-pictures-from-hgtv-dream-home-2014/pictures/page-23.html?soc=pindhm
A ceramic farmhouse sink with a brushed-nickel faucet anchors this serene transitional kitchen. Countertop topiaries and a green subway-tile backsplash create an earthy backdrop for crisp white cabinetry and an arched window.