You can transform existing outdoor furniture with a fresh coat of paint for the holidays at very little cost, or just add pillows with a seasonal theme or color scheme to give a feeling if luxury without too much expense.
A Pakistani hand-knotted red and ivory bokhara wool rug commands attention and tells a story of custom craftsmanship. These tribal bokhara rugs are made by nomads in Pakistan who spend years weaving each intricate detail into this piece of art.
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Floor-to-ceiling windows framed with curtains let plenty of natural light into this airy luxury bedroom. Pale gray-green hues and an infusion of ivory keep the space soft yet sophisticated. The room, designed by Phoebe Howard for a Southeastern Designer Showhouse in Atlanta, also has a canopy bed, fireplace, desk, a variety of seating and a dominant photograph above the fireplace.
When you have cars with sticker prices well into the six-figure range, a basic garage wont do. The Secret Canyon estate comes complete with a ball-room worthy automotive showroom. Sports cars not included.
Determined to give his 17th floor high-rise Atlanta condo a polished, masculine look, sales executive Chris Staub chose a color scheme of dark brown, red, white and silver to put a more sophisticated spin on bachelor pad style. The high-end space was created on a deceptively low budget that was maximized by mixing high and low price-point purchases with a combination of flea market finds and custom-made elements.
This master shower features a detail stripe of river rock that travels down the wall to the floor, defining the perimeter of the open shower. An overhead rain shower head completes the high-end spa feel.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It, the new master bedroom replaces the old office/bedroom. The original window has been enlarged to create a set of double doors with luxuriant window treatments that open onto the backyard. Several large wardrobes line the wall facing the bed, providing lots of storage. The doorway entrance was also moved further down the hall to accommodate the new door entrance into the room.
This is a dream home with a capital 'D'. Situated on the waterfront of Georgia's Sea Island, the luxury residence comes with seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a home gym (with a climbing wall, no less), game room and bunk room.
Liveable luxury sets the tone of the aesthetic of the home. Interesting materials such as vintage woods and textures like custom tabarka tiles welcome one in while plush velvet and silks create a soothing experience.
For the lady of the home, designers created a dressing room. The ceiling in the space is outfitted with the custom, cherry millwork that runs throughout the rest of the home, while a chandelier hangs elegantly in the center. A wall full of drawers and cabinets give the owner plenty of space for her clothes, while an adjacent wall has shelves to house her shoes. To make the space even more elegant, designers brought in a cozy leather couch, a pair of fuzzy ottomans and a soft, plush rug. Finally, a piece of Prada artwork ties the space together.
With a gated entry and cobblestone drive, this 10,000-square-foot custom home is loaded with luxuries. Two parking pads provide space for guests, while a four-car garage is split between two wings of the house. Stone accents on the facade and a terra cotta tile roof are among the home's Mediterranean touches.