Designer Chip Wade of HGTV's Elbow Room used a sturdy rope attached to the wall with chrome ring fasteners as a rustic stair bannister alongside this staircase, which features clean white risers beneath reclaimed wood treads.
Katrina Giles jazzes up her Christmas staircase with holiday garland, silver ribbon and natural pinecones. She adds silk greenery to the pinecones and coats them with silver metallic paint for a shimmery look that will bring holiday cheer all season long.
Turn an assortment of past-their-prime men's shirts with pockets into a colorful holiday countdown the kids will love. HGTV's step-by-step instructions explain how to stitch it up then just hang on your bannister or mantel and fill the pockets with candy or small toys.
Designed by Matthew Moore, this winding staircase with a gold banister features floral sketches and pottery on the adjoining wall. The gold motif is echoed in the starlike modern chandelier hovering in the foyer.
In the hallway and foyer, a few carefully chosen pieces decorate the space, but keeping items minimal helps maintain an uncluttered, airy feel. The black bannister visually bisects the area with a long, curving line.
This stairwell became a main focal point with the addition of the amazing light fixture and modern artwork by a local Austin artist who uses only organic and green materials in her work.
The horizontal railing was chosen to modernize and simplify the overall look.
To create a welcoming space in this townhouse, designers used a base palette of white and serene blue, layered with yellow and gray accents. Accessories like the lamp and abstract painting add fun personality. A marble top was a simple way to customize the store-bought coffee table. Lamp: Marset floor lamp