The sleek home bar in this sprawling Newport Coast, California, estate could just as easily be inside a chic urban nightclub. The Mediterranean-style home is ready for entertaining both indoors and out, with multiple living spaces and courtyards that offer ample seating and spots for guests to gather. Behind this bar, shelving is uplit for a contemporary and striking effect.
A lighted waterfall countertop frames the outer edge of the bar, creating a unique and attractive accent. Built-in glass shelves stylishly organize bottles and accessories. Tile flooring, a pearly wall panel and dark beige walls blend together for a beautiful finish.
A large curved bar matches the ceiling shape creating a curved room edge in this spacious kitchen. The natural rock frame adds beautiful texture against the polished granite countertop. Traditional pendant lights with bell bulb covers follow the arch of the ceiling and bar. A wood island in the center of the kitchen features a charcoal gray countertop for extra prep space beyond the eat in area.
A curved bar with glass cabinets creates a surprising visual centerpiece to this elegant open floor kitchen and provides a fun place to showcase glassware. Pillars break p the space from Callcatta Quartzite countertop to ceiling, which appears seemingly detached due to the illumination from recessed lighting in the molding. Shimmering pendant lights and chandelier illuminate the floral accents and island.
Vibrant gold accents elevate the soft blue hues of this room by Charlotte Lucas Interior Design, adding a regal feel to the feminine design. Although subtle, the blue floral wallpaper is adorned with gold leaf detailing. The frame created by the off-white door, curtain and wood paneling offer structure while keeping the space light.
Cabinet lighting highlights the glass storage and tile backsplash illuminating the back wall of the bar. Sconce lighting creates a low light atmosphere perfect for the lounge vibe. Bar seating opens up to a pair of leather gray armchairs expanding the room and allowing for choices in seating.
Scour home donation centers and nonprofit home decor stores for single pieces that can go into small spots, such as a bar nook. This industrial-style fixture was one of the items that McNeal Walker Interiors found at such a store and repurposed.
This basement bar is topped with a heavy slab of marble and lit by three contemporary pendant lights. A stainless steel mini fridge and glass-front cabinets make sure the bar stays well-stock and equipped for entertaining.
Key locations for task lighting include underneath the overhead cabinets and over the island — anywhere you'll be chopping, slicing and reading recipes. Pendant lights are a great way to brighten kitchen surfaces and add a decorative element.
White walls and natural wood finish give this butcher shop a light and inviting look. Polished glass covered meat counters and built in shelving display organized products for easy viewing. Recessed lighting keeps the room bright while a trio of pendant lights add a warm glow and decorative detail.
This spacious basement was renovated to include a wet bar with industrial pendant lighting and a stainless steel countertop. The nearby staircase features a stone covered accent wall and hardwood steps.
Backless barstools line this contemporary U-shaped bar and stand at the ready for entertaining family and friends. Pendant lights provide ambient lighting in the space, which is located next to the spacious living room.