Multiple windows bring in tons of light and offer sweeping city views in this streamlined contemporary bedroom. Draperies along one wall allow the owners to block light for sleeping, and a valance above the window seat conceals its shade. A dramatic metal pendant above the bed adds a touch of glamour.
Warm mahogany paneling adds to the comfort of this contemporary living space, built to take maximum advantage of its Northern California views. Furnishings and lighting are by Caterina Spies-Reece of CSR Design. The angular, modern sofa is from B&B Italia.
White walls and natural wood finishes inject a feeling of calm cleanliness into this contemporary master bath. The faucet for the freestanding tub is wall-mounted, and a hammered metal table keeps bathing implements in a handy, reachable spot. Multiple windows bring in loads of light.
Cabinetry and workspace in this contemporary California kitchen floats in the center of the room, maintaining balance and proportion with the home's open footprint and soaring ceilings. A fabric ceiling system by Eurospan conceals lighting and sound systems. Honduran mahogany paneling is a cool counterpart to the concrete floors and adds warmth.
Stone tile with a heavily chiseled finish creates a unique, textured focal wall in this contemporary bathroom. Designer Gregg De Meza addresses the clients' desire for indoor-outdoor living through natural finishes that embrace the home's wine country setting.
Watery-blue glass mosaic tile spills down the shower wall and out onto the concrete-gray tile floor in puddles. The bathroom was inspired by David Hockney's 1978 artwork" Swimming Pool with Reflection."
Inspired by David Hockney's 1978 artwork" Swimming Pool with Reflection," designer Gregg De Meza created a whimsical bathroom for the young boy at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015. Street artist Jeremy Novy painted the bright yellow no-diving symbol, while a floating blue vanity and pooling mosaic tile on the floor invoke a sense of pool water.
A wall of streamlined built-ins provides a storage solution in this cozy, contemporary bedroom. A muted palette of cream, gray and brown is punctuated by the bling of a "gold leaf" pendant that adds a touch of whimsy above the bed. The chair and table by the window create a nice vignette and a great spot to enjoy a cup of coffee.
A fixture with multiple blown-glass pendants hangs above a rough-hewn table in the living/dining area of this transitional urban apartment. Picture windows offer sweeping city views, and a bump-out at the front of the space creates a sunny sitting room. Industrial-style shelving offers versatile display space.
Traditional and modern elements are combined in this 1920s-era bathroom. The black-and-white tile is a nod to tradition, but the look is updated with a glass tile mosaic that features a whimsical message in pixilated type.
White walls are interrupted only by an accent wall of subtly striated tile behind the fireplace of this contemporary living room. In one corner of the space, a dramatic spiral staircase offers fun and functional access to the second floor. On another wall, a round, colorful painting depicts an abstracted aerial view of the city. Transitional furnishings are neutral, letting the artwork shine.
David Hockney's 1978 artwork "Swimming Pool with Reflection" inspired this California-cool bathroom at the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015. Watery-blue glass mosaic tile spills down the shower wall and out onto the concrete-gray tile floor, appearing to puddle. The custom back-painted glass vanity floats on the blue walls and is anchored by a chrome Kohler faucet, adding a modern sophistication to this fun space perfect for a young boy.
With its massive windows and careful orientation, this contemporary California home is designed to take maximum advantage of its wine country setting. Warm wood paneling and cool concrete floors create a lovely contrast. A neutral rug anchors the modern furnishings, creating a nice space to talk, read and relax.
The rooftop patio of this contemporary penthouse apartment features a hot tub with a sweeping view of the city and a table that's perfectly sited for dining al fresco. Glass walls surround and enclose the space without interrupting the view. A teak platform overlooks a rooftop garden.