This chic family home in Dallas is packed with bold design and modern art

Explore a modern family home in Dallas with statement-making rugs, lighting, furniture pieces and art...

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The Property

To create a modern home with exciting spaces that don't sacrifice comfort for style, the homeowners brought on Emily Summers of Emily Summers Design Associates (ESDA).  It's now become a contemporary family home in Dallas that everyone could use and enjoy, with flexible spaces that allowed for entertaining in both formal and intimate settings.

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The hallway

In the entrance hall, a Meridiani marble and a metal table topped with succulent arrangements by Grange Hall sit beneath an anamorphic mirror that resembles a mylar balloon.

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family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

Living room

The vast living room acts as both the formal living space and the TV/entertainment space.

family home in Dallas

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There's a fireplace at one end, and a TV at the other.

family home in Dallas

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family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

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family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

Kitchen

The black kitchen features a breakfast bar, a casual dining space and a lounge area. Stairs lead from the open-plan kitchen space up to where the bedrooms are.

family home in Dallas

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family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

Dining room

The dining room is understated yet elegant with chairs comfortable enough for dinner parties that last well into the night.

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Games room

Upstairs, the game room is ready for a night of fun playing “Space Invaders” on the custom arcade station or a movie on the drop-down screen.

family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

Cloakroom

The cloakroom / powder room ties in with the theme.

family home in Dallas

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family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Stephen Karlisch)

Kids' bedroom

The kids bedroom features a calming, all-over blue scheme, with blue patterned wallpaper, blue carpeting, table lamps and accent cushions. The curved, upholstered headboard and statement bedroom lighting add glam factor.

family home in Dallas

(Image credit: Robert Tsai)

family home in Dallas

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