Two stories worth of windows and a staircase that seems to float to the upper level makes this dining area feel as light as air. Dining chairs in a checked print are a cheeky nod to the home's countryside setting.
A reclaimed window serves as a translucent wall at the end of the back deck on this Bolinas, Calif., estate. Lavender plants frame the deck while offering a pleasant fragrance for anyone out enjoying the sun.
Built-in furnishings like the bed and nightstands maintain a small footprint in this not-so-big condo bedroom. A gray-and-white color scheme and floor-to-ceiling windows open up the space and make it feel light as air.