Etched-finish pavers surrounded by a pebble border define each space, the living room and dining area. Weathered redwood slats are used to create an open ramada that provides shade from the hot Tuscon sun during the day.
After: Metal Shelves in Transitional Modern Southwestern Bathroom
Shower shelves provide decoration and storage in the shower. These stainless steel shelves are fit into a shower designed by Lori Carroll in Tucson, Ariz. They hold necessities like shampoo, conditioner and sponges on the inside of the shower and decor like candles on the outside.
Living Room: Clifftop Mansion in Santa Barbara, Calif.
The residence of over 11,000 square feet welcomes you with stunning ocean views seen from throughout the home. In this living room, walls of glass, a stone fireplace and the richness of handpicked mahogany create a cozy, almost rustic setting.
Large picturesque windows look out over beautiful views of Beaver Creek, Colo. A stacked stone wall combines with neutral stone to create an impressive fireplace that is the center of the living room. Gray and white furniture reflects contemporary style, creating a comfortable seating arrangement.
Opposite the shower in the master bathroom, a tub is tucked neatly in the private corner of the space. To highlight this fixture in the space, designers included teal Spanish tile around the top of the tub and around the base to create separation between the tub and the floor while adding a decorative flair.
Black-and-white starburst tiles create a striking, graphic look to the outdoor fireplace. Above the chunky wood mantel, a flat-screen TV is concealed behind sliding rustic doors. A comfortable sofa with bright red cushions combines with an exposed wood coffee table and deep-seated armchairs.
Friendly and so inviting, this living room uses fun country accents like the cowboy hats, guitar and barn door to infuse the space with personality. Flat white walls and a sofa help the room feel very open and bright.
Dreamy Southwestern Covered Patio in Puerto Vallarta Open Walls, Spiral Staircase and Large Cozy Sectional
The evening breeze blows through white curtains into this huge, romantic patio space in this Puerto Vallarta home. The polished finish of the graphic tile floor creates a lovely contrast to the rougher stone ceiling. A large sectional allows space to stretch out and enjoy the gorgeous architecture.
The open layout of this spectacular great room allows for seamless entertaining from the casual dining space into the living area. Chic neutral furnishings provide plenty of seating throughout the space.
Neutral Southwestern Contemporary Great Room With Bar
Southwestern architecture gets a contemporary update in this enormous great room that rivals elegant hotel lobbies. On the left sits a gently curving bar. On the right, a large fireplace streaked with neon yellow stripes warms the space. The room is supported with exposed wood beams and stone columns.
Rustic, Natural Wood Elements in Cozy Southwestern Living Room With White Sofa and Dome Fireplace
The natural wood finish on the ceiling, beams, window frame and french doors adds a gorgeous rustic element to this living room design. Wood rockers compliment the rustic influence and blend with the southwestern style. Tribal pattern throw pillows add a pop of red color to the white and neutral room coors.
Winding Staircase With Dark Wood Steps and Matching Railing and Bold, Colorful Southwestern Runner
A bold red and orange runner spices up this white staircase. The patterned rug gives a southwestern feel to the traditional look of the dark wood stairs over a white base. Dark railing matches the steps for a cohesive finish.
The open courtyard features an elegant southwestern style with an adobe-style fireplace, stucco walls, exposed wood beams and terracotta tile floors. Comfortable furniture surrounds the fireplace, creating a welcoming outdoor gathering space.