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In the living area of actor Vincent Kartheiser’s Hollywood cabin, redesigned by Funn Roberts to maximize every last inch of space, an Eames lounge chair and ottoman mix with a couch and coffee table by Cisco Home from HD Buttercup. The table in the main room is from West Elm.
A simple material palette of polished concrete, white surfaces, and timber details create a light, warm, neutral space that’s enhanced by colorful artwork and homeware—and plenty of natural light.
There are four viewing decks to take in the spectacular scenery and sunsets. The extensive glazing forms a seamless integration of indoor-outdoor space.
The home features a flexible and open floorplan that has a bright and airy flow.
The guest quarters include a spacious living area that opens up to a private deck with a glimpse of a plunge-sized swimming pool and spa.
In the living room, the wood and concrete shell is accented with a steel stair railing and a window wall with a Mondrian pattern in the glazing.
The open loft space above is filled with simple furnishings, colorful artwork, and rich textiles.
An orange chair and cream ottoman of Risom's design.
In the living and dining area of Jean Risom's Block Island family retreat, mostly vintage Risom furnishings share space with a few new additions, the view facing north is framed by the wall of glass.

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A continuous deck or veranda, called engawa in Japanese, functions as both a step and seat, to seamlessly connect the house to the garden. Deep eaves, or hisashi, provide cover and reflect light from the interior.
Interior spaces, such as the main living area, deliberately frame exterior views. Per the architects: "Thus, the beautiful oak trees on the opposite side of the creek are still 'belonging' to this house by the use of a technique called shakkei or borrowed scenery—to expand limits visually."
The home features built-ins like this bookshelf in the living space.
Sliding glass doors lead out to the pool.
The home has the feel of a time capsule.
The couple share the master bedroom with a sliding door.
Prominent windows provide views of the surrounding cityscape and plenty of natural light.
The open-concept living space is filled with natural light.
The living room features light wood herringbone parquet.
This bright suite features a furnished balcony.
A light-filled lobby vignette references the hotel's Spanish Colonial roots with added modern touches.
The soaring vaulted ceiling and the spirit of the living room were preserved, and the entire lower level was enhanced by opening up the space, creating a smooth flow from the living room into the kitchen and dining areas.
Although the spaces have been updated, the home's midcentury style shines through.
Inside, the focus remains on the landscape and the surroundings. The living space leads to a screened-in porch overlooking a reflecting pool and greenery.
The floor-to-ceiling windows are made from tempered glass that can withstand temperatures up to 450 degrees. The windows provide stunning views from the Sunset Strip to the ocean.
Natural materials help to create a rustic, cozy atmosphere.
The floor-to-ceiling windows and sliders create seamless indoor/outdoor connection.
Wood paneling is found throughout the home, creating an authentic midcentury vibe.
The open-plan living space is anchored by a grand dual-sided fireplace. Extensive glazing brings a strong sense of the outdoors in and keeps the interiors bright and airy.
Windows and natural light surround the living room with a locally made Haiku Home ceiling fan.
Notice the striking ceiling joists, which are supported by traditional criss-cross braces.
In Los Angeles, homeowner Bill Thompson warmed up his otherwise dark living room with a series of Douglas fir slats applied above the fireplace, as well as other wood accents throughout the room; the slats provide both texture and pattern to the fireplace, acting as a focal point and emphasizing the space's vertical height.
Luceplan Counterbalance floor lamp and Ditre Italia sofa.
Jaipur Zinfandel carpet.
Buble Blob sofa, Duke coffee table, and black leather Pelle Plus chair by Arketipo.
The stairs to the upper floor are bathed in natural light, thanks to a large skylight placed on the north side of the extension's roof.
Pots from Australian brand Pop & Scott.
"The wood adds warmth and consistency to the space, balancing the tough exterior," explains architect Harley Graham.
Except for the ceiling and bathroom floor, the entire interior is clad in blackbutt timber, which is also used for all the joinery.
White wood interiors help keep the home bright and airy.
The cozy living room has a modern bohemian sense of style but is still firmly anchored to the  home's past through the stone inlay hearth.
To give the interior a more open and spacious feel, the team exposed the ceiling beams.
"Every good RV renovation starts with a couple douses of light-colored paint," says Lauren. "We literally painted everything we could with Sherwin Williams Passive Gray. The change was dramatic, even from just some paint."
The updated kitchen offers contemporary living with a midcentury-modern vibe.
The living space has spectacular views thanks to the floor-to-ceiling wall of glass.
The spacious living room also receives ample natural light via the atrium.
The interiors lead to a large, covered terrace through generous sliding doors.
“Stone, timber, heaviness, masculinity were definitely very big a few years ago, but now it’s becoming more feminine, intricate, and delicate as far as architecture,” explains architect Jamie Daugaard.
Expansive VistaLuxe® Collection windows provide an unobstructed view of the outdoors.
The drama of the exterior is matched by a breathtaking interior, where soaring ceilings and large stained-glass windows bring ample natural light and connection to the landscape indoors.

The modern living room is one of the busiest spots in the house. It is where family and friends alike gather to share stories, watch movies, read, and unwind. As you'll find in the projects below, there are endless ways to configure a fresh living space with modern options for chairs and sofas, sectionals, end and coffee tables, bookcases, benches, and more. Innovative fireplaces add a touch of warmth.