A textured wall, fun lighting and an uber-modern upholstered bed turn this bedroom-with-a-view into a teenager's dream. The bed provides a fun pop of color in the stark while space. Draw draperies block light and offer privacy, while allowing the space to maintain a strong connection to the outdoors.
Distinctive tile and lighting provide layers of depth and interest in this neutral, modern bathroom. A pebbled tile floor creates a subtly textured surface that adds a natural element to the space, while a frameless glass shower surround visually expands the room.
Though the palette is neutral, this small powder room is anything but plain. A textured wall treatment is made more pronounced by a backlit mirror. Meanwhile, the warm wood vanity floats above a pebbled floor, creating a dynamic space with interest packed into every inch.
The tub and shower in this modern master bathroom combine in a spacious wet room, and the frameless glass divider helps to visually expand the space. Facing wood vanities with built-in storage cabinets create balance and symmetry.
A fun mix of textures and finishes turn this small bathroom into a knockout space. The modern vanity and towel rack float above a pebbled tile floor, creating interesting pattern play. A square vessel sink rests atop the sleek quartz countertop.
This modern vanity features a waterfall top, allowing the vanity itself to float above the pebbled tile floor. A tall, built-in cabinet provides added storage, while frameless glass separates the vanity from the shower, visually expanding the space.
The intricate, webbed design of a sliding glass partition mimics the lines of the modern globe chandelier, filling this otherwise minimal space with texture and interest. A sleek white breakfast bar gets some punch from the black, Z-shaped chair at the head of the table.
This modern foyer is all about clean, crisp lines. A custom front door blends modern glass and metal with warm wood slats, creating a juxtaposition that hints at what's inside. Gallery white walls provide an ideal backdrop for well-lit abstract art.
Sleek, straight lines set the tone in this ultra-modern living and dining room. A white lacquer dining table for eight balances the all-white walls, which provide a gallery-like backdrop for an eye-catching abstract painting. The furniture's blue hue pulls straight from the art.
This open, modern living space includes a cozy, fireside family room with a sofa that looks soft and inviting despite its low, mod profile. Area rugs delineate separate spaces within the large, open room.
This custom front door blends modern and earthy elements, offering a hint at the home's overall aesthetic. The stone tiles that sheathe the exterior of the house continue onto some interior walls. Meanwhile, broad expanses of glass further connect the home's indoor and outdoor spaces.
Sleek, Modern Backyard with Large-Scale Pool and Hot Tub
An enormous pool and hot tub turn the backyard of this modern California home into the perfect spot for entertaining large groups of guests. Glass walls erase the separation between indoors and out, while ample outdoor lighting means the entire property can be enjoyed any time, day or night.
Custom bench seating surrounds this welcoming fire pit, creating a great space for conversation any time of year. The fire pit and benches are lit from below, drawing the eye to the space and increasing its warm, cozy vibe. Well-placed stones create a sculptural focal point in the backyard beyond.
Spa-Worthy Bathroom With Soaker Tub and Walk-In Shower
A soft neutral palette creates a serene, spa-like atmosphere in this transitional bathroom. Marble tile is mixed with narrow strips of tile for a chic diamond-patterned floor, leading to a large contemporary soaker tub. The walk-in shower features marble flooring, built-in shelving and bench and a rainfall showerhead.
Contemporary Gray Bathroom With Herringbone Floor Tile
Gray tile is laid in a herringbone pattern, creating an eye-catching floor, in this contemporary bathroom. A sleek wood vanity is topped with a chunky neutral countertop, while brushed nickel hardware and fixtures act as the jewel pieces of the room.
The wine room of this five-story Boston brownstone is full of the homeowners' collection. Traditional coffered ceiling brings architectural interest to the space, which is grounded by tiled floor. A simple table with industrial-style chairs is the perfect spot to sample favorite wines. Photography by Andy Caulfield