Take a tour of four tiny but unique homes from Miami modern to Old World Tuscan, and from a colorful DC apartment to a white Manhattan high-rise.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionDark walls and a large mural in the bedroom give the room lots of drama while also creating a warm, sensuous feeling.
To balance out the dark colors, the homeowners added reflective surfaces, such as the silverleaf mirrors on the wall behind the bed, to bring more light into the room. Although dark colors can make a room look a little smaller, they can also add warmth and coziness. Dark walls can be balanced with light-colored furniture, flooring or curtains.