Gray walls and limestone flooring create a serene, elegant entry that allows the curving staircase to shine. A silver chandelier adds drama to the space and keeps with the tonal gray color palette. Molding replaces brick on the doorways for a more classic, simple look.
"Without this divider, the front door would open directly into the living area and you'd see the home's lake view as soon as you entered. I created this diamond peek-a-boo wall to give visitors a glimpse of the water without giving everything away, " says Kimberley Selden, designer and owner of Kimberly Selden Designs, Toronto, Canada.
This bedroom boasts a perfect reading spot with a chic midcentury modern chair positioned in front of a window for optimal lighting. A gold-toned dresser sits close by, adding metallic pizzazz to the neutral space.
Kids will love creating art and feeling inspired in this crafts room. The large crafts table seats eight, so kids can invite their friends to join in on the fun. Dowels keep wrapping paper and ribbons neatly organized, while drawers and cabinets store all the other art supplies.
Elegant Victorian Foyer with Mirrored Wall and Loveseat
Reflections abound in this mirrored and tiled foyer in shades of gray. An elegant love seat reflects off the mirror-tiled wall as well as the black marble floor. The tray ceiling supports a stunning chandelier.
This rustic entrance features a neutral stone accent wall paired with gray stone flooring. A heavy wooden door is propped open to reveal the mountain view, while a green bench offers a place for sitting to remove shoes and snow attire.
Joanna’s design incorporates a stylized take on an old-fashioned Murphy bed, allowing the space to be used as sleeping quarters when guests are visiting. The bed folds up and out-of-sight when the room is being used as a kids’ space.
Gray walls with white trim create a clean background for this at-home gym. A mirrored wall and barre provide a great place to practice ballet or weight lifting routines, while the vaulted ceiling keeps the small space feeling open.