Hawaiian Backyard Features Roomy Lanai, Custom Pool
A spacious, columned lanai overlooks an infinity-edge pool and lush, tropical gardens in the backyard of this luxurious home in Omao, on Kauai's sunny south side. Dense tropical foliage gives the home privacy and frames the view of the mountainous Hawaiian landscape.
Rebecca Pogonitz incorporated travertine and pebble tile into the shower design for an organic quality. Enclosing the walk-in shower with glass opened up the narrow area between the double vanity and the shower doors.
Straining to reach those too-high spaces? This ingenious side mounted, pull-down closet rod lets you maximize closet space. It comes in three sizes and is adjustable from 34" to 50". Hang clothes you don’t need every day on it, then send them up for out-of-the-way storage.
Contemporary Concrete Patio With Wood Paneled Overhang
This spacious outdoor patio features a wood paneled overhang, providing a bit of shade during the day and lighting at night. Concrete steps and gravel landscaping complete the look of the area, while floor-to-ceiling glass walls and windows allow for a peek at the interior spaces, including the living and dining rooms.
The old, outdated living room with this updated, stylish living room. The couple wanted to blend the natural, rustic style of the cabin and a more modern feel. To make this a reality, they used natural materials such as the leather ottoman and pillows and the wicker storage baskets. They then added modern, open shelving next to the television. With the suede couch, the couple now has plenty of seating.
Southern California Living Room is Open, Welcoming
The open floor plan of this southern California home allows for breathtaking views of the ocean from practically anywhere. The comfortable living room leads out to an outdoor loggia with graphic-patterned sectional.
Buddha Enlightens Family Room With Asian Influence
Designer Kimberly Lyons created a warm and inviting family room with well-blended colors and a slight nod to Asian decor. Buddha plays a prominent note in the artwork, and Lyons chose an Asian-inspired coffee and end table to work with the more contemporary furnishings of the room.
Open Plan Kitchen: Classic Revival in Belvedere, Calif.
The beautiful open plan kitchen features green marble countertops — a nod to the expansive scenery visible from the windows. A hanging pot rack above the island frees up cabinet space and allows easy access to the essentials.
A gorgeous picture window supplies an unbelievable view for this gorgeous contemporary living area. Tons of shelving is integrated into the space, and the simple, neutral furnishings keep the focus on the amazing view outside.
A modern, glass dining table sits beneath a big, bright chandelier in this spacious, open concept dining room. Upholstered wooden chairs provide a traditional vibe in the otherwise all modern penthouse, with a bonus distressed brick wet bar only steps away from the main dining area.
Deep teal walls and an eclectic collection of art and textiles gives this Hawaii living room a richness of finish that complements the Technicolor landscape outside. Wide doorways open to the spacious lanai and backyard pool. Warm browns on the floor and ceiling bring a feeling of coziness to the airy room.
This stylish bedroom opens to a lounging terrace that makes the most of the home's fantastic L.A. view. A wall-mounted television, crisp lines, and simple white bed linens keep the focus in this contemporary space on the unbelievable view outside.