Upstairs, an open, second floor living room includes both craftsman-style furnishings and traditional leather sofas for optimal seating. The unique, wood-trimmed ceiling adds stunning interest and texture to the room.
Upstairs, a loft gives the cottage an additional bedroom. The neutral color palette helps to reflect the natural, California sunlight, while the red and blue bed linens give the space fun pops of color, making this a great kids' room.
An upstairs landing doubles as a small library thanks to floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and comfortable seating. Like most of the rooms in this home, the space enjoys views of the Phoenix valley and includes access to the home's balcony through a sliding door.
Rich, dark wood beams, columns, railings and millwork make this upstairs landing in a contemporary beach home a beautiful space all its own. An eye-catching chandelier adds a delicate elegance while natural light fills the area, making it truly shine.
Stunning wood flooring and recessed ceilings create strong geometric shapes giving the idea of edges and borders within the grand open floor plan of this upstairs hallway and sitting area. Square armchairs emphasize the geometry of the space while the leather upholstery echoes refinement and air of importance. A series of glass pendant lights form a chandelier of modern elegance.
On HGTV's Fixer Upper, the renovated barn home's upstairs dining room features shiplap walls, baseboards and molding, as well as, recessed lighting and a chandelier. The decor is a mix of rustic details with a clean, contemporary finish.
As seen on HGTV's Good Bones, the second floor bathroom that Mina and Karen added has a large double vanity-perfect for out of town guests. Hanging just above the vanity is a large mirror lit by a pendant light that completes the space.
This upstairs living area overlooks the lower floor from glass walls, making the smaller space feel spacious and open. Grainy gray fabric on the sofa and armless chair create a lovely textural look to offset the smooth white walls and hardwood flooring. A modern square coffee table features a solid black base with a glass tabletop.
This beautiful downward view looks over the grand piano positioned at the base of the staircase in this contemporary home. A gorgeous hanging light fixture complements the simple but elegant design. A cultured stone accent wall adds texture to the smooth marble tile flooring and spiral staircase.
Designer Jimmy Stanton’s upstairs lounge at the 2017 Home for the Holidays Designer Showhouse and Marketplace features a mix of stone, concrete, wood, antique mirror and textures and a white and indigo palette.
Double doors painted a bold orange compliment the orange tones of the basketball court art and the adjacent carpet in the workout room. The orange accents add a bright pop against the neutral walls and natural light from the uncovered windows. A glass half wall creates a railing for the upstairs living room while leaving it open to the court for a connected entertainment experience.
A leopard print upholstered bench brings a fun element to this sophisticated hallway design. A long wood shelf creates a picture display to bring a personal element to the space. Neutral walls, white ceiling and neutral floor tiles keep the hall feeling open and spacious.
A large, bright chandelier features long, decorative streams hanging over the double story foyer visible from the upstairs hallway. Dark hardwood flooring, cable stair walls and modern wood chair create a simple and sharp design for the hall. Bold all art draws the eye and pops in the light of the bright foyer.
A vintage light fixture fills the open space to add subtle decor over the stairs in this hall. The handrail and newel caps compliment the hardwood floor coloring leaving the white balusters looking bright between the wood details. A classic, small sofa and framed mirror fit the simple and sophisticated style.
The rich wood steps and upstairs floor add a warm element to the cool-toned contemporary design of this living space. Natural light from the rows of windows fills the two-story open space for an airy and open feel. Black and beige graphic patterned rugs stand out with bold design agains the gray marble floor.
Sea green walls create a soft frame in the natural light of this staircase hallway. A warm yellow lampshade over the table lamp draws out the yellow coloring of the stain glass trim surrounding the windows. A wood table fills the space and provides support for a simple display to decorate the area.