Collection by Erika Heet

Clever Modern Bars


Need a proper, grown-up bar setup for entertaining friends? Here are six options from the pages of Dwell to inspire you to reconfigure any long, short, awkward, or tiny space into one fit for a dream host.

The wet bar at the end of the kitchen is equipped with a spout for filtered water, ice maker, wine fridge, and...
Sarti is only too happy to demonstrate one of his favorite inventions: a mobile kitchen-supply box/cocktail...
No room for a built-in bar? Wing it, like architect Cass Calder Smith did in his SoHo apartment, with a modern cabinet,...
Inside, Paul often dispenses whiskey to friends from behind the rustic bar.
Arthur carved the Indiana limestone–clad bar out of an awkward space in the hallway.
Stacey and Doug prepare food before the kitchen's massive wall of soothing tile from Heath Ceramics.
Stacey and Doug get down to business making drinks.