The contemporary deck designed by Jamie Durie of The Outdoor Room features moveable floating seating with planter boxes. The homeowners have endless options for creating the perfect outdoor entertaining spot.
Contemporary Bachelor Pad Designed for Entertaining
Once a tired Tuscan-style home, this bachelor pad near Scottsdale, Ariz., now exudes masculine sophistication. To achieve this look in the living room, designer Raegan Ford balanced white walls with dark wood trim and pulled in her client's photography for a space that's ready for entertaining.
The sleek bar area in this Boston townhouse is perfect for entertaining. A trio of barstools pull up to the peninsula clad in a waterfall countertop. Glossy gray tile backsplash adds a bit of shimmer between the contemporary cabinets. Photograph by Andy Caulfield
Contemporary Built-In Bar is Perfect for Entertaining
Making the most of this open hallway, an alcove is turned into a cool bar area with a back lit backsplash and glass shelving for storing bottles. Wood and frosted glass doors add a rustic quality to the contemporary space.
Fun, Contemporary Entertainment Room With Stylish Bar
Black leather barstools sit at the lighted countertop in the bar area of this fun entertainment room. The open design creates the perfect atmosphere for hosting guests. Black leather armchairs circle a coffee table for additional seating, and a bubble-like light fixture hangs above, adding contemporary flair.
Marble Bar With Upholstered Stools & Pendant Lights
This basement bar is topped with a heavy slab of marble and lit by three contemporary pendant lights. A stainless steel mini fridge and glass-front cabinets make sure the bar stays well-stock and equipped for entertaining.