Tumbleweed’s Elm features a custom arched window above the door reminiscent of an old-fashioned train caboose. The full porch and lancet window give this exterior design the charm and elegance that started it all.
A pair of sliding doors is set wide enough so as not to obscure the arched doorway, the bold blue walls or the sunny windows of the home office but are easily closed when privacy is needed, as seen on HGTV's Cousins Undercover.
Gently arched ceilings in the master bedroom suite are finished in shiplap paneling. The slim canopy bed gets treated to hand-embroidered Leontine linens from Tribute Goods. Antique doors connect the bedroom to the adjacent spa bathroom with a soaking tub and steam shower.
Renovated architectural details provide beautiful historic flair in this traditional estate entryway. Between the two arched doorways, exposed beams overhead visually divide the crisp, white ceiling with a covered entry table beneath. Antique double-paneled doors open up to the traditional dining room with an ornate chandelier.
Natural light from the wood-framed french doors highlights the bright, clean design of this living room. A shag blue rug is a beautiful texture and color contrast to the smooth brown leather sofa. An arched nook features cabinets and shelves for decorative storage.
A stunning arched built-in provides a beautiful backdrop in this modern penthouse dining room. Two velvet dining chairs share a modern, glass table with brass base and a tufted, matching bench behind. French doors open up to a sprawling outdoor patio with skyline views of Chicago.
The designer bumped out the sinks to create different depths, added an arched toe kick and used beaded inset cabinets to give this vanity a furniture look. Combining the large drawers into one large cabinet and adding mirrors to the doors makes the fixture look custom built.
This large white bathroom storage cabinet features three arched glass-front doors, in addition to cabinets and drawers located below. The cabinet offers plenty of room for showcasing decorative blue vases and towels, as well as storing essentials in this neutral contemporary master bathroom.
East meets west in this eclectic entry hall, which features a nail head-studded door, shouldered arch and original crown molding. A star-shaped flush-mount light fixture echoes the star pattern on the door. An original phone niche houses a sculpture from the owner's extensive art collection. French Colonial-inspired architectural elements are set off by the contrast brought by white walls and ebonized hardwood floors.
Sage green molding, cabinetry and exposed beams fill this space with serene color. Arched doorways and alcoves create a cottage-style feel. A floral sofa and chair create a cozy seating area with plenty of natural light streaming in from the glass French doors.
From the second floor, this open, winding staircase leads down into the foyer of the home. From their, elegant arches beckon travelers into the main parts of the home or out the front door. Large pots and bamboo reeds make a dramatic statement in this space.
When lit up at night, this backyard oasis truly shines. Well designed landscape lighting puts the spotlight in all the right places. Gorgeous arches over the entry doors are highlighted and shadows are used in a smart way to add dramatic effect.
The poolhouse offers luxuriously comfy features, including a high-end kitchen with a martini sink. Storm shutter doors tucked inside the arches drop down with a push of a button. The pool house was built only 2.5’ from the waters edge creating an unusual situation with a venial pool. To make sure the pool wall was properly supported, a newly constructed block wall supports that edge. The three main arches facing the pool hide screens and shutters to block the sun or wind.
A blend of contemporary and traditional pieces come together to create a welcoming dining space. The home's architectural features like the arched alcove and French door lend a cottage-style vibe to the space while the upholstered chairs and elegant light fixture give it a touch of formality.
The top floor entertainment space is well-lit by the skylight, recessed lighting and arched windows. The space is outfitted with a comfy sectional sofa, TV media center with space enough for drums and a piano. French doors open to the teak roof deck just steps away from the sofa.
Surrounded by glass doors and arched windows, this sitting room is bright and comfy, thanks to plush chairs and an extra-long sofa. An over-sized coffee table with gold decor is at the center of the space, matching the tray ceiling accent. Floor to ceiling curtains blend seamlessly into the room.
The entryway of this Hawaiian stunner features an arched doorway with an intricate, carved wood transom and iron-laced doors. A warm faux finish on the walls gives the space a cozy, homey feel despite its grand dimensions. A covered portico protects arriving guests from the elements, whether sun or rain.
This modern penthouse features an open plan kitchen and dining space. Steps away from the bright, luxe kitchen you'll reach glass paneled French doors letting in natural light to the custom velvet banquette with an arched, green built-in beside. Two velvet chairs share the round glass dining table with a beautiful brass base.