Numerous salons and drawing rooms are found throughout the home's three levels, all of which feature the castle's original gorgeous details like paneled ceilings, woodcarvings, open fireplaces and built-in cabinetry.
A pedicure station and salon chair complete with footrest and large-scale mirror create an unusual, custom use for a home office space. A dramatic wallpaper mural fits the theme of the room, and a beaded chandelier provides the look of a chic, upscale salon.
In the salon, wood beams draw the eye up and across the room, where pocket doors pull back to reveal beautiful waterfront vistas. While they settle back onto the sofa and chairs, the owners can enjoy sunshine and fresh air.
The San Francisco Decorator Showhouse 2014 master bathroom offers an indulgent, spa-like setting for the homeowner to prepare for the day or relax at night. Designer Jaimie Belew layered textured and contrasting creams, grays and carbon tones with a mixture of metallic and translucent elements.
By limiting the furniture to a soft neutral palette, the designers kept all eyes on the real showstopper: the sunset. As the sun dips below the horizon, the salon's chandelier and recessed lights come on.
Two large sofas, two slipper chairs and two contemporary chaises ensure there are plenty of seating options in this salon. A custom bookshelf on the far side of the room proudly displays the owners' prized possessions.
An eggplant-colored ceiling gives this eclectic and formal salon a feeling of intimacy despite its substantial size. Unique objets d’art rest on interesting furniture forms throughout the space. A quilted animal hide rug anchors a seating area that features a kidney-shaped sofa and a teardrop chandelier.
The women's salon at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015 includes a space for a private vanity. Pendant lights frame the vanity mirror and are meant to mimic the look of earrings, while a vintage glass chandelier adds an additional touch of glamour to the art deco-style space.
The workspace in this salon is symmetrical. In the center of the space, white modern nail booths sit in a line. At each of these, a gold Midcentury Modern chair provides customers with a comfortable place to sit. Above each booth is a modern white light fixture with gold interior, accenting the glamour of the space. On either side of the nail booths, four cream armchairs sit in front of pedicure booths, making the space feel even more relaxing. The gold fixtures in the space give the salon floor touches of glam, while the colors of the seating adds to the feminine vibe of the space.
In the main room of the salon, six pedicure booths line the space. Each one of them is complete with a comfortable chair for patrons, a deep soaking basin, a modern tray and an elegant stool for the technician. Golden accents pepper the space, giving each booth a touch of glitz and glam.
The owners of Hainsworth & Co Salon wanted a fresh, new space that would be a welcoming environment for their guests, so designers anchored the space in a neutral color palette and added warm, comfortable, brown leather chairs and plenty of green plants to bring the space to life.
This formal sitting room off the master suite features shoes as art and mirrored panels that draw the eye to an eggplant-colored ceiling. An eclectic array of furnishings includes a rounded velvet sofa and a Louis XVI fauteuil with a fun and funky finish.
In another corner of the living room, "using classic furniture in a soothing color palette inspired us to take those colors up the wall in a salon-style art installation," notes Kay. The art comes from TEW Galleries.
In this rust-colored salon, French and Italian antiques are paired with iconic pieces by Billy Baldwin and Warren Platner. Custom furnishings, including a quartet of 7-foot mirrored screens, add elegance and visual interest to the space.