Since this home is located in Los Angeles, it only makes sense to have French doors that can be opened to fresh air and sunlight at a moment's notice. In the library, two brown leather armchairs and a cream-colored seat soak up the views, with an oversized red area rug pulling in some additional warmth.
Working from home can be a bit dreary if you're tucked away in a plain box of a room. French doors offer privacy, let the sun shine in, close off messy areas and give you a different scene to rest your eyes on.
This transitional white master bedroom is a traditional minimalist's dream. Large floor-to-ceiling windows and French glass doors bring in lots of natural light, while the tray ceiling with crown molding adds that traditional touch. Furniture is kept limited with white statement pieces, keeping the space open and showing off the beautiful hardwood floors. A marble fireplace mantle and glass wall adds a little modern dazzle to the room.
A room designed by Siham Mazouz, author of “How the French Live,” includes a Moroccan carved wooden door that was turned into a table with industrial-style casters, along with two green sofas and various art.
The vision for this room was inspired by the hand-scraped wood floors and impressive bank of French doors, which offered a striking juxtaposition for the modern elegance of the Barcelona chairs. The playful punches of tangerine and blue combined with an artful mix of collectibles create a refreshing space of timeless elegance.
French doors open this Brooklyn townhome's dining area up to the family's private garden to create an extended indoor/outdoor living space in pleasant weather. The doorway elegantly frames the homeowners' Danish modern dining set.
The robin's-egg-blue walls in this spacious living room complement the wood window casements and French doors. A bright white sofa, blue chair and midcentury-modern-style coffee table round out the room.
Side-by-side french door closets enclose the storage space this bedroom keeping the room open, airy and uncluttered. A simple modern black bed frame is topped with plush white bed linens and layers of fluffed throw pillows. Patterned pillow finish the bed decor adding a touch of color and bohemian style to the room.
A closer look at the front entrance reveals a chic black door matched with warm cedar shingles. The result? A space that's stylish while staying true to its roots. The French Bulldog makes a cute addition, too.