A loft above the bar offers a place for guests to rest after a long night of jam sessions. This amazing soundproof space designed by Kelly and Co. also includes a cozy seating area and a music corner, which made it perfect for the client, who loves to entertain.
A detached garage with wood shingle facade painted in white evokes the look of a carriage house and echoes the style of the adjacent French country-style home. Above the garage is a small guest apartment with a balcony from which to enjoy views of the wooded property in Atlanta, Georgia.
This rustic loft guest bedroom features a wrought iron and reclaimed wood bed with southwestern print linens, knotty pine paneled ceiling and walls, and a dormer window that is utilized as a cozy reading nook.
When guests enter this space through the red French door, they are surrounded by wood accents, exposed beams, shiplap and timeless, rustic appeal of the guest cottage. To make this oasis feel a bit more modern, designers brought in marble countertops and stainless steel appliances to give the kitchen the luxury amenities of home within this garage, guest apartment.
This luxury retreat on Camano Island, Washington, features a 4,700-square-foot main house, guest house, apartment and more. It also enjoy sweeping views of the water, with large windows in every waterfront room. Lush foliage offers privacy to the eight-acre property.
A square, wooden dining table offers a nice view while comfortably seating eight guests. The apartment's floor plan influenced the design of the dining space as an intimate space within the open layout. Custom mirrors visually highlight the dining area and reflect light, the beautiful outdoor views and the sculptural pendant light.
As seen on Restored by the Fords, dining room of Steve's personal apartment in Pittsburgh, PA also features a Murphy bed for guests. Steve and Leanne restored the industrial warehouse and created an urban apartment.
To create a dramatic effect in this apartment, designers enlisted the architectural concept of the enfilade, a series of rooms that open into each other, to emphasize the length of the apartment. The series of doorways is what guests see upon first entry to the apartment.
A small lounge doubles as a guest room in this SoHo New York apartment. Bold artwork and accents give the neutral space an element of surprise, while a silver-plated tray with bar accessories adds style to entertaining guests.
The rooftop garden on this round clubhouse, surrounded by high-rise apartments in Bangalore, India, needed to provide a spectacular view for both clubhouse guests inside and apartment residents outside. Joly John of Shibanee & Kamal Architects created a hanging garden that provides a living focal point.
With eight acres bordering the water, beautiful greenery and multiple buildings, this luxury property is ready to house guests. The 4,700-square-foot main house is accompanied by a guest house, barn, chicken coop, apartment and original owner's house. The Camano Island, Washington, estate is 90 minutes from Seattle.
The furnishings for this loft apartment were chosen to allow for the maximum use of space for guests, while at the same time blending with the rest of the décor. The murphy beds and sleeper sofa the designer selected are practical because they can comfortably fit four guests without taking up a lot of space, yet they add a design quality of coziness to the room.
Don't shy away from inviting guests over just because you have a studio apartment, small back yard or dining room that isn't as large as you’d like. By following these simple steps, you can still pull together a perfect party where guests will embrace the charm of your cozy space.