The green walls of this family room offer the perfect backdrop for a family's favorite art work. Comfortable gray couches, ample throw pillows with mismatched patterns and colors and a rustic wooden coffee table enhance the room's cozy ambiance.
A relaxed oversized chaise is the perfect spot to take a break, read a book or steal a nap midday. Floral curtains flank the window and inject bright color into the gray living space. Built-ins provide plenty of storage, both open and hidden.
Colors that might not seem to work well in theory actually blend wonderfully in this setting. Here, the room's turquoise walls and the black-and-white-striped couch add whimsy and charm to this eclectically furnished living room.
A common trick of the trade is to juxtapose modern shapes with more classic ones — which is what Dallas-based designer Elaine Williamson did when she chose these mod, Jonathan Adler fixtures to counterbalance the elegant sophistication of a bathroom's carrera marble countertops. The mirror works as a mix between the two styles — mod with sophisticated lines.
The living room of this L.A. penthouse was designed to take advantage of sweeping views of the Hollywood Hills, Sunset Strip and West Hollywood. The neutral hue of the antique sofa complements the greenery visible through the window just beyond.
The same fabric swaths the walls, headboard and lampshades in this cozy cocoon-like guest bedroom, harmonizing and warming the space. Black and white photography stands out above the bed, while a custom animal print carpet provides softness on the floor. A large mirror reflects light and visually expands the space.
Focal Wall Featuring Modern Painting, Mirrored Console
A painting by artist Math Bass creates a focal point above a mirrored console on this west-facing wall. The nearby dining table by actor-turned-interior designer Billy Haines is topped by Alex Israel’s “Risky Business," a cut glass replica of the famed egg from the 1983 film of the same name. The homeowner's art collection is showcased throughout the renovated penthouse.
White Eclectic Bathroom with Black and White Photograph
A marble tub deck and subway tile surround add classic detail to this modern-eclectic master bath. Black and white photography brings in a graphic element. The homeowner's art collection is showcased throughout the renovated penthouse.
A shimmering modern chandelier and eclectic collection of artwork turn this small space into a jewel box of a home office. A natural fiber rug grounds the space and adds an earthy element while adding softness underfoot. The desk is situated at an angle to take maximum advantage of the natural light from a large window.
Talk about good first impressions! The home's foyer is full of personality: Golden arrows make a graphic arc up and over the mirror. The console is loved by the man of the house; the vintage blue chair is a favorite of the lady.
Gold-Trimmed Mirrors Resemble Gothic Cathedral Windows
With their unusual shape, these gold-trimmed mirrors almost resemble the windows in a cathedral. The candelabra accent below further drives this idea home and speaks to the owners' love of Gothic style.
Fireplace Includes Photograph of Cabazon Dinosaurs
The Cabazon Dinosaurs are an iconic roadside attraction in Palm Springs, Calif., so naturally designer Michelle Gage wanted to include them in the living room. Thus, she blew up a photo that the homeowner snapped while on vacation, framed it and hung it over the fireplace for visual interest.
Studded Mirror Meets Midcentury Sconce in Eclectic Bathroom
Take another look at that midcentury sconce, and you might just notice a hand holding the light like a torch! With pieces like this hidden throughout the house, the owners and their guests will always have something new to admire.