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Staged by local interior design company Loot Rentals, the modern home references the building’s past via arched windows.
New Montana Moss stone covers the chimney, and is paired with a sandstone hearth that runs to the exterior wall. New elements on that wall include storage with custom metal panel doors, fire screen, fire tools, and andirons, all designed by Willis DeWitt and Miles Woofter, and built by Ponderosa Forge. Interior designer Carolyn Woofter artfully orchestrated the home’s look and feel, collaborating on custom cabinet designs, making material selections, and choosing most of the furnishings.
The house’s original asymmetry remains pronounced in the remodel. The custom island, over 11 feet long and made of fir with leather panel inlays trimmed with patina steel, was designed by Carolyn Woofter, and works to separate the living area from the enlarged dining area, which can now seat 16 people for dinner. The Cornogs commissioned the carving between the windows. It’s by Monica Setziol-Phillips, Leroy Setziol’s daughter.
One of the highlights of the home is the glass bi-fold doors, which emphasize the L.A. residents' embrace of indoor-outdoor living.
The open-plan living area in a restrained palette of neutrals.
The open floor plan features a whitewashed interior, beamed wood ceilings, splashes of hardwood, and a freestanding vintage fire drum fireplace sourced by Wilson’s wife Coco.
The studio's wraparound deck can be accessed from all sides of the building.
The formerly somber space got a splash of color and whimsy with monkey-themed Savuti  wallpaper by Cole & Son. The sofa is from Lazar and the Gilda chair is by Porada.
The most important aspect of designing this home was capturing the views from every angle. By placing the home on stilts, Herbst was able to make the best use of the surroundings.
Light floods into the indoor/outdoor living area.
The best-known furnishings made by Sticotti’s studio are bookshelves suspended from a wooden rail. They appear in the second-floor living room.
Kitchen, dining , and living room
Living room with steel mantel wood-burning fireplace.
Living room with hallway view to master bedroom.
Each home that Wright designed was unique to its circumstances, and the Penfield House was no exception. Set on 30 acres in Lake County, Ohio, the 1950 home has taller ceilings and an elongated profile to accommodate the client Louis Penfield—who was six foot eight.
Adding in live-edge details via countertops, freestanding furniture pieces, or built-in shelves is something that O’Donnell enjoys. "It’s fun to come up with uses for funky live edges and incorporate that into the design and still make it functional," he says.
The Marvin Ultimate Lift and Slide Door is available in sizes up to 48 feet wide,  proving the option for expansive openings that seamlessly transition to exterior spaces.
Both units will delivered vacant and ready to occupy.
The open-plan layout allows light and cross breezes to flow freely through the home.
Orcas Island Retreat by DeForest Architects offers a sustainable, soulful getaway for a young couple. This spacious reading nook is tucked away from the living spaces.
Saddle Peak Residence by AUX Architecture
The great room features floor-to-ceiling windows, a floating fireplace, exposed beams, lofty vaulted ceilings, and a multimillion-dollar view.
A view of the living room and kitchen.
Jaye Workman creates a rustic space with vintage finds.
Bright pops of colored materials that are tufted and quilted are unique to GAN.
To elegantly showcase the couple's extensive book collection without cluttering the 1,100-square-foot home, the New York–based firm has created a custom library via angled shelving.
Living Room
When opened, the storage unit on the south side of the apartment reveals the kitchen with a Carrara marble countertop and backsplash, a fridge/freezer, and a closet for general storage.
The northern wall is lined with a custom-built, 15-inch-deep storage unit for books, clothes, AV equipment, and the television.
West-facing windows offer stellar views of the Jefferson Market Library Clock Tower, the West Village, and New Jersey beyond.
Exposed structural beams are a historic nod to the loft’s previous life as a 19th-century warehouse and shipping dock. For the Copes, inspiration for creative projects never draws far from home; they named Calico after their cat, Irie.
The material palette darkens in the study, which is stocked with books on art and culture.
The ground floor opens up to a pool and outdoor living area.
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Living Area
Beside one of the building's original stained-glass windows, a handmade "church banner" by Shelby Rodeffer pays homage to Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn, and Tammy Wynette.
The 1894 Queen Anne Victorian features an open floor plan that juxtaposes classic original features with cool modern elements—many of which are customized for the home.
The living room, where a large industrial-style window facilitates plenty of sunlight.
Succulents and cacti fill a sun-drenched nook in the hallway.
The existing living room received modern built-in storage and blue paint that syncs with the addition.
A cozy, library-like reading area lies just off the dining area. The wood-burning fireplace has a gas starter.
Full-height French doors lead from the den to the pool area.
Double-height ceilings increase the sense of space in the living room. For continuity, the maple plywood was used for the kitchen cabinets and ceiling, as well as an accent wall.
Inside, the 4,043-square-foot property features reclaimed wood floors and beamed ceilings.
Oiled oak was used for the cladding of the walls, ceiling, floor, and built-in furniture. The gabled windows and expansive glazing allow natural light to flood throughout.
The kitchen overlooks an additional sitting area and a home office separated by glass doors.
The extra 14-inch ceiling height brings light and harbor views into the space, while transom windows add a bonus sky view.
Fotsch reframed the great room, adding 14
In Lorne, Victoria, Austin Maynard Architects gave an old shack near the beach a modern revamp and a timber extension that allows for elevated sea views. With interiors lined in recycled Silvertop Ash, the house oozes a cozy, cabin-like feel.
A warm, voluminous family room is located off the kitchen, overlooking beautiful ocean views.
Subtle curves introduced throughout the design, such as in the built-in casework and stone plinth, soften the geometric plan of the home.
A Focus fireplace offers a 360-degree view of the fire and doesn’t block sight lines.
"The idea of the building is to ‘hang’ it over the valley and open it to the valley by continuous windows," says the firm.
A recessed light extends along the length of the cabin, from the kitchen through to the living room.

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.