This large scale room is brought down to earth with natural accessories like the log coffee table, indoor topiaries and low-slung furniture. The custom "bonfire" in the fireplace adds a touch of whimsy to the hard surfaces surrounding the fireplace.
A grand stone fireplace centers this impressive two-story bedroom with floor-to-ceiling windows. The heavy, rustic materials used in the space are a nod to the home's woodsy locale, and the clean-lined furnishings speak to the home's overarching contemporary design.
A dramatic floor to ceiling stone fireplace is the focal point in this two-story coastal style living room. A black leather couch and painted wood coffee table add a touch of contrast to the bright look of the space, including soft mint green walls and large windows that allow natural light to flood the room.
The sliding doors off the living room in this Big Sky, Mont., create a seamless transition between the indoors and out. The stained concrete floor leads out to a concrete patio, where a comfortable outdoor seating area faces an impressive, two-story fireplace.
Architectural details are on display in this farmhouse-inspired dining and living room. Rustic wood paneling highlights the vaulted ceiling, limestone draws attention to the two-story fireplace and panel moulding accentuates the floating stairwell and landing. Crystal chandeliers and a French-country dining set give the home an feel of permanence.
Off the covered patio sits a much-used outdoor kitchen, complete with stainless steel grill. Stone columns add visual texture to the outdoor living area, while the rest of the house and two-story fireplace features a clean facade. The swimming pool is surrounded by a hardwood deck, and the hot tub features cool mosaic tile.
A two-story travertine fireplace draws you into this yellow living room. Adorned with a geometric screen and a large painting, the fireplace is flanked by glass shelves, accent lighting and glass-blown sculptures.
This family room, designed by Barry Dixon, calls on rustic touches to make the room a cozy gathering place. It features salvaged exposed beams, a two-story stone fireplace and a large wrought iron chandelier.
A sleek stainless steel dining table and comfortable armchairs sit poolside for a relaxing outdoor dining spot. In the center of the covered patio is a two-story, contemporary fireplace, adding warmth to the hot tub and pool
One of the focal points of this family's redesigned home from AB Design Elements is the chic protected patio that is located adjacent to the large open kitchen. The grand, two-story stone fireplace fits the rustic design of the space and harmonizes with the exposed wood beams of the ceiling and the style of the dining table. Moreover, the star pendants hanging above the dining table are a lovely and unexpected design detail that provide a fun, whimsical touch.
This two-story all-white home office is the perfect spot to get work done. Herringbone-laid flooring brings pattern to the space, while gold light fixtures add an element of glam. Built-in cabinets provide much-needed storage. A fireplace adds warmth to the room.
Stylish, streamlined furnishings balance the colonial-style architecture in the two-story family room — one of the home's many living spaces. The modern concrete coffee table is an unexpected touch but works beautifully with the gray stone fireplace.
Tall doors and windows usher loads of light into this contemporary New York living room. A papered accent wall creates a focal point behind the fireplace, while the standard ceiling height turns this room into a cozy cocoon off the wide open, two-story great room beyond.
An oversized sectional is paired with comfortable armchairs and a trio of hexagon coffee tables to create a warm, inviting living space. Large pieces of artwork hang above the traditional fireplace, helping to bring the two-story space to scale with the rest of the furnishings.