This swanky basement home theater features a soft red carpet and velour couch, gold curtains and textured gold wall panels. Deep brown walls accented by dramatic columns and detailed overhead lights complete the overall look of the space.
The Palazzo, a 200-year-old mansion located in Rabat, Malta, boasts 10,700 square feet of living. The dramatic entry hall features an impressive skylight, as well as a thick glass floor that allows views of the floor below and above.
A large pendant light paints the textured silk wallpaper walls of this understated powder room with star-like splashes of light. These small but dramatic details are subtle treats for the senses that bring this room to life.
Contemporary windows and reclaimed wood paneling turn into a dramatic, earthy display in this inviting bedroom. Furnishings are kept simple so as not to compete with the view of the home's natural surroundings.
Hand-woven lampakanay rope arm chairs and slipcovered side chairs cozy up to a seven-foot-long cross-legged dining table that accommodates a large gathering. A boxy pendant light with an ecru linen shade is anchored close to the pinewood ceiling so as not to compete with the dramatic view.
A dramatic two-story foyer links to multiple living spaces and is crowned by an elegant chandelier and shapely windows. Corner niches offer a spot to display framed artwork and sculptures. A tile floor set on the diagonal highlights the architectural detail of the space.
A simple pool surround of polished tile creates a dramatic effect around this full-size swimming pool by designer Robert Hursthouse. On the far side of the pool, the elegant poolhouse beckons with light and a vase of flowers.
A dramatic floor to ceiling stone fireplace is the focal point in this two-story coastal style living room. A neutral sectional and wood coffee table add a touch of contrast to the bright look of the space, including soft beige walls and large windows that allow natural light to flood the room.
One of the focal points of this family's redesigned home from AB Design Elements is the chic protected patio that is located adjacent to the large open kitchen. The grand, two-story stone fireplace fits the rustic design of the space and harmonizes with the exposed wood beams of the ceiling and the style of the dining table. Moreover, the star pendants hanging above the dining table are a lovely and unexpected design detail that provide a fun, whimsical touch.
This minimalistic living room features a grand black spiral staircase that provides a sharp contrast to the otherwise white and neutral tones used throughout the space. Two chairs and a plush brown area rug are positioned in front of a rustic stone fireplace, while limestone floors add a glossy, sleek touch.
This butler's pantry is a feast for the eyes thanks to a bold, black marble backsplash. Cabinets keep wine glasses tucked away for safe keeping, while a mini fridge with built-in racks ensures that bottles are always at the perfect temperature.
Dark wood accents that extend into exposed beams in the vaulted ceiling add drama to this neutral contemporary bedroom. The room has a sleeping area and a sitting area with a sofa and ottoman for a truly relaxing retreat.
Black walls and a metallic skull give designer Noz Nozawa's living room some serious drama. A faux-zebra hide rug layers the space, adding texture and visual interest to the hardwood floors, while a leather chair invites visitors to sit a spell.