Blown glass chandeliers, acrylic chairs and a row of cosmic pendants bring a feeling of lightness to this open, modern loft. Carved from the top floor of a century-old St. Louis warehouse, the 7,500-square-foot loft features 18-foot ceilings, original arched windows and industrial elements like exposed brick, concrete columns and metal piping. The open concept design is ideal for entertaining.
This converted St. Louis loft represents no-holds-barred decorating at its best, with lush velvet sofas, a zebra-striped rug and mirrored tables that give Studio 54 a run for its money. A white leather sofa encircles a structural column to offer extra seating in this modern open living space.
The California home marries modern and midcentury design for a simple and functional yet beautiful entertaining space. Neutral colors and layered lighting make it easy to transform the mood for whatever occasion may arise.
Guests can saddle up to the kitchen island on midcentury modern barstools, complete with molded seats and tapered legs. The open nature of the kitchen allows the chef to interact with guests while taking care of last-minute prep.
Contemporary Living Room With High Vaulted Ceiling
A casual elegance characterizes this contemporary penthouse living room awash with tone-on-tone neutrals. From the soaring ceiling and the breezy curtains to the modern furniture, the atmosphere is relaxed and inviting.
A Light-Filled Modern White Loft Living Room With Tin Ceiling
This white loft apartment in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood is loaded with architectural detail, including a painted tin ceiling and oversized windows that bring in ample natural light. A sleek modular sofa and low-profile coffee table, both by B&B Italia, create a nice spot for TV viewing and conversation. The chandelier is by Moooi.
A sleek modular sofa by B&B Italia has a view of large-scale, modern artwork and a wall-mounted TV in this bright white living room. The two-toned modern TV console is by Ligne Roset. This home in the heart of Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood retains its character with an exposed brick wall, tin ceiling and oversized windows that let in loads of natural light.
Modern furnishings tread lightly on the distinctive architecture of this white loft apartment in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood. A sleek steel dining table is surrounded by sinuous leather chairs from Ligne Roset. The whimsical, leaf-like chandelier is by Moooi.
A sleek desk built into a wall of custom shelves is a space-saving feature in this Tribeca loft lounge. Smoky oak floors, white walls and a white tin ceiling create a clean, neutral envelope for this modern space. A rocking chair by Cassina rests on a cowhide rug.
What it lacks in square footage this Atlanta home makes up for in flawless style. A delicate blend of serene neutrals and elegant furnishings define the small traditional living room. A vaulted ceiling draws the eye upward and frames the neutral space.
Elegant, Traditional Sofa Topped With Plump Pillows
A bit of color and pattern goes a long way in this small traditional living room, where a serene symmetry keeps the look unified and sophisticated. Throw pillows contribute to the symmetry as well as the room's neutral color palette.
The lofty layering of multicolored throw pillows keeps the living room feeling inviting and luxurious. The scale of the pillows' patterns don't compete with one another, making it a mix-and-match success.
In this Chicago game room, a mix of vintage furniture and eclectic accessories gives the space a vibrant personality –– the life of any party. Multiple seating areas and a custom bar anchor the space with functionality and style.
Artwork is a focal point in this Windy City game room. The owners’ collection of posters from the New Orleans jazz festival –– framed and displayed on every wall –– served as colorful inspiration for the room’s eclectic design.
The L-shaped bar is ready to play host, equipped with a wine cooler, prep sink and small microwave. The tiered countertops delineate space for prepping and serving drinks. Real pennies collected by the homeowners add shine to the floor and backsplash.