Flowers and plants encircle this outdoor sitting area, making it feel like a natural part of the landscape. A bright blue umbrella complements the chairs on a landing below and offers relief from the sun.
With floor-to-ceiling windows all around, this landing practically begged to have a sitting area! Thus, the designers outfitted the space with a coffee table and two purple loveseats, which the owners can use for reading or entertaining.
A wood landing pulls the interior floors into the backyard and so blurs the line between inside and outside. With a sitting area, fire pit, full-sized kitchen and modern fountain, this contemporary outdoor space becomes another perfect spot to entertain.
This open sitting room makes maximum use of a loft-like landing, with a cozy conversation area nestled up next to a bar. Eclectic artwork is a conversation piece, and a diminutive Chesterfield sofa is a traditional, homey touch.
A burnt orange rug provides a jolt of color in this gallery white landing. The wall hanging by Phillips Collection is built from barrel tops, and with a bench beneath, the graphic lines of the vignette create a striking sitting area in this modern home.
This light and bright apartment features a second floor landing with a brown cowhide chaise lounge and floor-to-ceiling bookshelf that create the perfect reading nook. A tufted blue sofa is positioned next to a mirrored glass coffee table in a nearby sitting area, while large windows showcase sprawling New York City views.
Landscape designers made use of this home's large expanse of land with different levels that include lawns, patios and gardens. Here, stone steps lead up from the outdoor shower and storage unit to a patio sitting area.