Mexican-inspired tiles are used on the tread of the staircase, contrasting against the warm woods and add rich color to the space. Terracotta floor tiles add style underneath, while wrought iron railing curves up the stairs, completing the Spanish-inspired look.
Traditional Bar Area With Neutral Stone Countertops
This spacious bar area features dark brown wooden cabinets and shelving, allowing ample storage space for bar essentials. Wide plank hardwood floors were designed to match the cabinetry, while neutral stone countertops provide a light contrast. A curved staircase with a wrought iron railing is positioned overhead.
Traditional Living Space with Paneled Walls, Wet Bar
Paneled walls include a long, arched niche that houses a wet bar in this elegant, traditional living space. Wine storage is built into the cabinetry, and an inset mirror adds light to the dark-walled room.
This elegant sunroom features a dark wood coffee table and banquette-style seating. The banquette seating, sectioned off with matching accent tables, boasts beautiful patterned cushions, making the space feel stylish and luxurious.
A unique turquoise settee features plush fabric that contrasts in a fun way with the rustic wood used throughout this open plan living and dining space. The Utah ski home is filled with eclectic touches that highlight the homeowners' fun and playful personalities.
Bar & Lounge: Stunning European Villa in Los Angeles, Calif.
Sophisticated and high class, the bar and lounge area is the perfect place to entertain adult guests. The beautiful craftsmanship of the wood walls and custom hardwood floor add a luxurious feel to the space.
A funky brown and white rug with a graphic, geometric pattern turns these ordinary stairs into a bold focal point in this modern home, Neutral tones allow the pattern to be eye-catching without becoming overpowering.
A built-in bar features open shelving for displaying glasses and also houses hidden storage and a wine refrigerator. Simple gray armchairs surround a round table for a spot to enjoy a drink or play a game.
Alex Ray, of Five Senses Art Consultancy, was inspired to illustrate a move away from technology back to the basics of communication through an installation of hand-cast bronze letters and ancient symbols, as seen at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2014. An overhead view from the staircase shows the letters tumbling down a white wall where dark brown hardwood floors are accented by a yellow carpet runner.
The homeowners are avid art collectors and this niche in the millwork serves as the focal point of a gallery hallway designed to showcase larger pieces of their collection. Venetian plaster is used behind the sculpture to add a interesting velvety texture without distracting from the art.
Southwestern-Inspired Foyer With a Navajo Print Area Rug
This bold foyer features vibrant blue walls paired with a red and yellow Navajo print area rug, creating the perfect Southwestern vibe for this historic adobe home. Exposed beam ceilings and a small woven armchair finish off the look of the space.