The homeowners wanted an entry space that really greeted its guests. Designers created a bold accent wall using textures wood paper, and then added layers on top of it. Then, they brought in a console table and black leather stools for charm and a gallery wall of geometric prints add a touch of whimsy to the space, while a skylight lets in natural light, maintaining a clean, bright look.
Contemporary Staircase with High-Gloss Panels on Accent Wall
Red-orange, high-gloss panels form an accent wall that turns this contemporary stairway into a focal point. Wood stairs and metal rails are clean and modern, and the wall panels, attached by magnets, conceal built-in storage. The staircase connects the 15th-floor pre-war apartment to a penthouse above.
Stylish Foyer With White Acrylic Console Table and Funky Wallpaper
This light and bright entry features a white acrylic and metal console table positioned in front of a wall covered in blue and gray patterned wallpaper. A metal Sputnik chandelier hangs above, while blue vases and white table lamps sit atop the console. A graphic print lends a finishing touch.
Contemporary Rustic Sunroom with Iron Windows and Doors
A contemporary rustic sunroom in Atlanta has iron windows and doors leading to a patio and garden. When Nancy Hooff of Carter Kay Interiors, bought the house, the sunroom was basically an enclosed patio with sliding glass doors and three sides of full glass panes.
Bright White Entryway is Both Contemporary and Natural
Rustic meets contemporary in the glass and wood doors that lead into the living area. Gorgeous tall houseplants in modern white planters bring life to the entryway, while a hardwood inset adds warmth to the gray-and-white tiled floor.
Black-painted walls give this nook a cozy vibe while complementing the narrow rustic bar waiting to welcome guests. Wall shelves offer convenient storage, while a collection of vintage mirrors visually enlarges the space.