Collection by Allie Weiss

Modern Staircase Inspiration


From solid wood to industrial steel, these modern staircases are more than just a way to get from one part of the house to another.

Hynam designed and built the cabinets under the stairs and a drawer that slides out from beneath the bottom step.
The streamlined elm stairwell connects three levels of living space, from the public living areas to the mezzanine,...
Local wood, contrasted with steel and concrete elements, comprise the home's modern palette.
A grille of walnut slats, designed by Syme and made by the local millworkers MCM, delineates the edge of a new stair...
The stair treads are solid-oak planks, stained and finished to match the oak flooring.
In the stairwell hangs a series of 1999 Vik Muniz works that resemble Andy Warhol’s iconic portraits of Jacqueline...
The caged staircase was designed by architect Patrick Ousey, with whom Flournoy collaborated in the home’s design.
“The older the building, the more you can adhere to older codes, which gives you more liberty,” says Gil, who heads the...

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