Tall white pedestals placed on each side of the front door offer a spot for storing keys and add a touch of greenery to this entry that welcomes guests inside this well-designed home with all the conveniences of today’s technology.
Let the eye wander from this beautiful marble fireplace all the way up to the ceiling where ornate gold molding echoes the gold frame of the mirror hung above the mantel. A black floor calls even more attention to the room's walls and ceilings.
To add a sense of drama, stack dental molding and crown molding several inches above the door frame. By painting the space in-between a matching white, it creates the illusion of the molding being much wider than it actually is––instant gratification!
The ceiling in this bedroom is comprised of interlocking dark wood panels, with lighter wood cutouts and shapes. A metal chandelier hangs from the ceiling above a white daybed and large white ottoman. Heavy drapery borders a glass door and windows, showcasing a stunning mountain view.
Breakfast in bed takes on a new meaning when the dining room is right around the corner from your bed. Thanks to a gold-framed mirror and an unadorned window, the tiny bedroom feels a bit larger and brighter.
The barn-like natural wood pantry doors catch the eye in this photo highlighting the warm, wood finish against the seafoam wall and white trim. The kitchen opens at one end onto a space that's contiguous with the living room and incorporates a built-in desk for a small home office.
The bright white exterior of this home shines against the natural colors of the outdoors. Natural wood barn doors and decorative stars give a classic southern feel to accent the farmhouse style. Rock landscaping through the yard provides texture and shaping for the planted area.
Blue-framed French doors open out to the front yard from this lovely cottage living room. A gray velvet sectional faces the glass coffee table and charming white brick fireplace. In addition to the brick fireplace and the wall that surrounds it, the white paneled ceiling with exposed wood beams adds texture to the room.
The dark, rich wood finish of the front door is a beautiful contrast to the stark white interior walls and ceiling. Windows framing the door let in natural light to highlight the bright, clean look of the simple and timeless design. A heavy light fixture pairs with light sconces and thin picture frames for a balance of decor.
The white bathtub shines in the natural light and bright glow of this bathroom design. Black framing surrounds the glass panels on the doors and brings a bold contrast to the white. A decorative tile floor design and pink rug add color to the room while a simple counter display contributes to the zen feel of the room.
A modern yet dated suburban ranch got a major facelift to create this stylish home with smart curb appeal. The corner window grouping, which was formerly a detracting feature, becomes an aesthetic highlight when given a new look and paired with matching cedar beams, window boxes and a new door.
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.
Manicured shrubs pair with vibrant, fuchsia blooms to frame a charming, English-inspired manor in Auckland, New Zealand. The home features a brick chimney and a black front door, both of which offer exceptional contrast to the white siding exterior.