Before & After: Transitional Home Transformation

Transitional home transformation - One Kindesign

The first step to a home makeover is picking an interior style to set the tone for the transformation. One client knew what they wanted but needed help designing their interior. So, they turned to Decorilla – read on to discover the striking transitional home transformation!

The Challenge: A Transitional Home

This project required a thorough concept for a successful final transitional interior design. Fortunately, Decorilla could assist. That said, the experienced designer still needed to solve a few challenges, namely:

  • Incorporate the client’s existing pieces into the new design
  • Highlight the fireplace in the living room
  • Provide practical interior design ideas for a reading nook in the bedroom
  • Ensure ample and comfortable seating for the entertainment space
  • Include pops of blues and greens within otherwise neutral spaces

Wondering which style suits your ideal home transformation? Then take our Free Interior Design Style Quiz to find your true style!

Transitional Decorating Style Inspiration 

Inspiration for a home transformation

The client’s interior design ideas exude warm neutral schemes and modern furniture. Grays and light browns dominate, while subtle blues and greens shine through in accents and upholstery. Moreover, the rooms feature neat lines and high-end finishes characteristic of transitional homes. These spaces also show off striking accessories, like decorative lighting and brass details. Above refined designs, the client also loves open and airy interiors.

Moodboard & Transitional Home Design

Transitional home interior transformation by Wanda P

Decorilla transitional home design

It was now time to begin the virtual online interior design process. First, the client completed a quick and simple online quiz. Next, they had a call with the Decorilla team to further complete the design brief. The the team could then help pinpoint two fantastic designers to work on this project. Both designers came forward with excellent proposals, but it was Wanda P. who won the client over!

Moodboard showing a transitional decorating style - Wanda P

Decorilla moodboard for a home transformation

Wanda’s proposal showed off a transitional house style. It features a neutral color palette, earthy textures, minimal accessories, and comfy furniture. She chose a color palette of warm neutrals and calming blue-gray accents. Her picks of wood and brass added balance and depth to the concept. Overall, the moodboard promises a classy and elegant design.

Interior Transformation Result

Transitional home makeover by Wanda P

Transitional home makeover – Decorilla 3D rendering

In the end, the home transformation is sophisticated and inviting. Each space is neat and spacious, with a luxurious flair. Furthermore, the layout incorporates various complementing tones, furnishings, and elegant décor. As a result, this interior transformation has a homely yet refined feel. 

Sophisticated Living Room 

Home makeover for a transitional decor style

Interior makeover result for a transitional home – Decorilla 3D rendering

The living room sets the tone for the transitional home design. Crisp, white walls, dark timber floors, and a fireplace provide the ideal base for decoration. There is a balance of dark and light in this interior, where light furniture offsets against wood accents and a leather armchair. 

Transitional home decorating style - Wanda P

Living room with a transitional decorating style – Decorilla 3D rendering

A gray sectional sofa provides ample seating and comfort. In addition, the modern leather armchair adds dimension through its rich color. Brass finishes add further interest to the room, while a contemporary area rug grounds the space. Lastly, an impressive chandelier centers the room, adding height and a sophisticated flair. 

Timeless Kitchen & Cozy Breakfast Nook

Transitional kitchen home transformation - Wanda P

Home makeover with a transitional style – Decorilla 3D rendering

The kitchen result is editorial-worthy! A structured layout makes the space timeless while remaining functional and tidy. The light-filled haven is perfect for guests to gather around the marble counter on comfy leather bar stools. In addition, the classy pendants above the island add interest as they frame the center of the kitchen and arched window.

Transitional house style for a kitchen - Wanda P

Transitional house style in a kitchen – Decorilla 3D rendering

Brass pulls and handles give the neutral kitchen a glam touch. These glossy finishes and marble countertops complement the stone-gray kitchen island. This anchors the space and adds dimension to the interior.

Breakfast nook with a transitional decorating style - Wanda P

Transitional decorating style in a breakfast nook – Decorilla 3D rendering

The breakfast nook adjoining the kitchen is welcoming and light. This space highlights modern design at its most refined. The table and chair legs echo a similar wood as the flooring, creating a cohesive and subtle look. As a result, the ash-gray upholstery and blue-gray artwork stand out as they bring a cooling contrast to the warm timber hues. Finally, a brass chandelier lights up the area while leaf decor adds character to an otherwise minimalistic corner.

Airy Dining Interior Transformation

Dining interior transformation - Wanda P

Interior transformation result of a transitional dining room – Decorilla 3D rendering

Modern meets traditional design in this dining room. Here, off-white upholstery, a sandy-tone rug, and the veined marble table form a cohesive look. What’s more, the chair legs also match the caramel and latte hues of the marble. Lastly, greenery invigorates the neutral scheme, and a decorative mirror adds depth to the space.

Relaxing Entertainment Space

Transitional home makeover - Wanda P

Home transformation result of a lounge area – Decorilla 3D rendering

The home transformation features a relaxing and inviting lounge space. This intimate interior acts as a midway between the kitchen and the rest of the home. Its gray modular sofa and comfy pillows form the ideal casual setting to relax with a nightcap after dinner.  

Interior transformation for a family lounge - Wanda P

Interior transformation result of a transitional lounge area – Decorilla 3D rendering

The scatter pillows and blanket add cool and warm tones to this space. The abstract artwork and area rug also tie in with the scheme. Furthermore, the touches of brass in the pedestal, credenza, and lamps echo the glam touches of the kitchen and main living room.

Serene Bedroom & Contemporary Bathroom

Transitional home bedroom - Wanda P

Elegant bedroom with a transitional decorating style – Decorilla 3D rendering

Open and spacious, this bedroom contains muted tones and an impressive fireplace. The hearth is certainly the feature of this space, with two deep-seated, plush armchairs framing the fireplace. Here, gray, pecan leather, and whites create a sophisticated look. Now it’s a place of enjoyment and unwinding.

Transitional house style for a bedroom - Wanda P

Interior transformation for a transitional home – Decorilla 3D rendering

White linen, lampshades, curtains, and a dresser feel classy and let the few color accents pop. More specifically, blue-grays and earthy brown stand out as they set a calm, serene atmosphere.

Transitional decorating style for a bathroom

Transitional bathroom in a home transformation – Decorilla 3D rendering

On the other hand, the bathroom is much more expressive. Its marble floors set the tone, while the shower curtain enhances an outdoorsy feel with illustrated tree trunks. Furthermore, a wood vanity with hexagon detail and abstract art adds more personality. As a result, this space feels luxurious and character-rich.

Online Shopping List 

Shopping list for a transitional house style

Decorilla online shopping list

With their online shopping lists, Decorilla makes designing simple. Each client receives one curated to their home and design – plus, they include exclusive trade discounts too! Moreover, every project has detailed instructions and a guide for clients to assemble their new homes.

Our Top Picks for a Home Transformation

Your house transformation is within reach! Recreate this look by investing in a few staple items from our top picks below.

Transitional home top picks

  1. Blue Pillow
  2. Rustic Chandelier
  3. Area Rug
  4. Gray Ottoman
  5. Sectional Sofa
  6. Coffee Table

Want your own transitional home interior design? 

You can work with leading industry experts to get a home you love. All you need to do is schedule a Free Interior Design Consultation to start today!


[images: 1, Decorilla project images]

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