Andrea Houck, an interior designer based in Arlington, Virginia, loves statement ceilings -- especially in dining rooms, powder rooms
and master bedrooms -- and is working on a silver dining room ceiling in McLean.
Duravit is offering furnishing ideas to tackle unavoidable design challenges due to space limitations, faced by many guest bathrooms and powder rooms
, that leave them looking cramped or sparsely furnished.
Call them the Mini Coopers of the home, but these cute little fixtures -- whether they're crystal drop or stark contemporary style -- are all the rage, for powder rooms
, breakfast nooks, reading corners and other areas throughout the home.
Some of the most glamorous and best-looking powder rooms
I've seen have big, big patterns, so go with what you like and don't be afraid to be bold.
I am a paperhanger and have over 40 years in the business; I put many magazines on the walls in powder rooms
, bathrooms, libraries, etc.
Even in simple powder rooms
, extra details such as decorative tiles or a whimsical sink can make these tiny spaces into a stylish surprise.
The 5,864 s/f home has six bedrooms in all, six bathrooms and three powder rooms
. The entrance is downstairs, where an entrance gallery with power room leads to the living room, library, formal dining room, playroom, two kitchens, media room, office and bathroom and powder room
Garfield agent Thomas Wexler has been renovated by Oliver Cope It has 13 rooms on six levels, including four bedrooms, five full baths and two powder rooms
. The wood floors are custom-cut, quarter-sawn oak parquet.
The seven-story, six bedroom home has a full-floor master suite, livingroom overlooking a planted bamboo garden, parlor level dining room with kitchen, several wet bars, media room, gym, sauna, steam room, double laundry rooms, wine cellar with tasting area, six full bathrooms, four powder rooms
, and an entertainment penthouse.
And the gated LA property is pretty special.It boasts (takes a deep breath) eight bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, three powder rooms
, two staff quarters, an indoor cinema, bar, wine cellar, pool, spa, tennis court, koi pond, sports court, putting green, a two-lane vintage-inspired bowling alley, a games room, separate guest property and a private garage.
Designed by Andres Escobar and Karl Fisher, plans call for six bedrooms, six full baths, four powder rooms
and private indoor parking.