Concrete block walls and a polished concrete floor frame this enormous great room in urban industrial style. The wood paneled ceiling adds warmth and a natural touch. Bold, colorful accents (love the pink fireplace!) are cheeky pops of personality.
Rooftop Deck With Large Cantilever Umbrellas Over Neutral Cushion Furniture and Patterned Floor
“To create this peaceful retreat above bustling Center City Philadelphia, we selected natural materials and finishes to bring softness and comfort to what had been a barren rooftop,” says designer Barbara Eberlein. “Teak furniture does not need to be stored indoors during the winter,” she notes, and “direct sunlight is mitigated with enormous cantilever umbrellas.” Get the same effect in your own city sanctuary with a single umbrella and a cushy all-weather armchair.
Night or day, this urban living room always has an incredible view. The white leather furniture mimics the white of the skyscrapers outside the window and makes a nice contrast with the dark wood floors.
Modern Bedroom with Neutral Furniture and Skyline View
A big comfy chair sits next to a huge window that allows plenty of natural light to pour into this modern bedroom oasis while offering a stunning view of the city's skyline. Clean lines and muted, neutral tones create a relaxing environment that makes this space feel worlds away from the urban hustle and bustle that surrounds it.
A huge airport hanger-like building is transformed into a stylish party pad with urban industrial-chic design strokes. An open kitchen and dining area offer easy entertaining potential. Pops of color throughout the space add life and energy.
Open Concept Living Area: Glass-Encased Penthouse in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
The 2,700-square-foot penthouse features a flexible, open design for seamless transition from space to space. The living area flows into the bar area, so guests can simultaneously relax in either space.
Floor-to-ceiling windows on the outside walls of this urban apartment take in the panoramic skyline views. Inside, sleek minimalist decor keeps the focus on the setting while also providing a place to unwind from the busy city day.
Neutral Urban Living Room With Gold Mosaic Ceiling
The ceiling of this urban apartment living room has a gold mosaic design that brings together all of the reflective and metallic accents in the room. An enormous, floor-to-ceiling window lets the natural light pour in.
This chic outdoor space uses low-maintenance plants to create a small garden area. Bright yellow outdoor pillows and metal chairs add bold color to the space for a casual sitting area, and a wood wall adds privacy to this New York city hideaway.
Floor to ceiling windows surround this sleek, urban living room offering panoramic views of the city. Muted, neutral tones combine with clean, sharp lines to create a sophisticated space that is a trademark of modern design.
In this urban living room, less is certainly more. A modern sofa is paired with an animal print ottoman and textured rug in the simple seating area. The starburst mirror is the focal point on the poured concrete wall.