Rectangular gray tile is used for the fireplace surround and hearth, while clean-line molding makes for a simple yet striking mantel. Contemporary gold sconces flank the round mirror, which helps to bounce light around the almost all-white space.
Stunning views of the Chicago skyline provide the backdrop for this open, penthouse living room. A comfy neutral sofa with an array of pillows pairs with a green velvet chaise to bring a splash of color to the palette. Floor-to-ceiling windows, a cluster of globe pendant lights and sconces between the windows offer ample light to fill the space.
Wanting the guest bathroom to look cohesive with the rest of the house, the designers outfitted the space with a textured mirror, a clay-topped vanity and artful accents. Two iron sconces, as well as a light fixture overhead, keep the space bright for morning and evening routines.
"Lighting is vital to any good design and it's definitely worth the splurge when it comes to your bathrooms. Whether it's a cozy powder bath for visiting guests or a large master suite where you prepare yourself for the day that lies ahead, lighting can dramatically enhance both mood and function. I love uniting the warm glow of natural light with the brilliance of sophisticated chandeliers, sconces and recessed lighting to ensure that a bathroom is ready to dazzle at any hour of the day," says designer Marie Flanigan.
This all-white bathroom is sleek and clean, allowing the view through the broad windows to become the focal point and steal the show. A pair of sinks flank the custom vanity, while mirror-mounted sconces offer elegant task lighting.
The dark walnut vanity pops against the bright surrounding walls. The carrara marble counter top blends the solid walls with the light grey hexagonal ceramic tiles on the vanity wall back splash. A decorative mirror, shade sconces and metallic counter items polish off the sophisticated and reflective look.
This master bathroom features all-over neutral tones, giving it a light and airy feel. The vanity boasts ivory slatted front cabinets paired with a sand-like countertop, while a wall-to-wall wood framed mirror gives the space a larger appearance. Matching brushed bronze sconces flank the mirror.
This detailed powder room boasts a baroque-esque flair with rich red wallpaper and a gilded rectangular mirror. Two traditional sconces with mini lampshades are positioned on either side of the mirror, while a light gray vanity with a darker gray granite countertop finishes off the regal look of the space.
This delightful bedroom is a wonderful example of the home's cheeky twist on farmhouse style. A barn door entrance goes graphic with different colored woods and a center row of lighting. Inside the room, pops of color leap out everywhere and the bedside sconces cut cool angles.
Cabinets that reach all the way to the ceiling allow for extra storage and give this small kitchen a grand feel. A mix of pendant, sconce and recessed lighting, high end appliances and a neutral ceramic tile backsplash complete the stylish space.
A beveled subway tile wainscot wraps this double vanity, packing loads of design detail into a relatively small space. Three sconces offer ample lighting for the individual mirrors, which top a pair of under-mount sinks. Dark cabinets ground the space and give it richness.
This soft, neutral bathroom features an oceanside feel with its wide wood plank ivory walls and seashell-like vintage sconces. A wood trimmed wall-to-wall mirror above the single sink vanity gives the illusion of a larger room, while the vanity's cream-hued cabinetry and sand-colored countertop keeps the space light and bright.
This gorgeous Craftsman-style vanity with dual sinks stretches wall to wall. Dark woods give the vanity an upscale appeal, and a shelf splits the two halves. Wall sconces complement the style of the vanity and provide soft lighting around the mirrors.
Untreated wood gives this room a beautiful, natural light coloring. Wood shelves holding a small display of candles and mason jars are connected to wall hooks with dark chains, adding a decorative touch to the design. Lantern-like sconces complete the simple but attractive look.
This light and bright master bathroom features a spacious vanity with a white porcelain vessel sink, white stone countertops and white wood cabinets. A pair of sconces frames the mirror above the vanity, while a nearby antique green armoire provides storage and a pop of color.
Neutral tile surrounds the relaxing bathtub, which is nestled in a sunny alcove. Old World sconces flank an oversized mirror that bounces light around and helps to visually enlarge the space. Rustic cabinets clad in a soft taupe countertop reflect the Tuscan style of the entire house.
Square throw pillows are propped against a large tufted headboard in this modern bedroom setup. A mirror connected to the headboard continues the structure over a bedside table with black frame and white drawer. A sconce mounted on the mirror provides lighting.
A soft gray-and-white color palette creates a relaxing atmosphere in this master bedroom. A sleek white table lamp tops a contemporary nightstand, while the tufted gray headboard combines with clean white bedding. Gold sconces above the bed add extra reading lighting.