Over time, kitchen design has become more important. Where once it was a place where the woman of the house gathered to make meals for the family, the modern lifestyle has redefined the use of the kitchen. They are now considered a common space where families, friends and sometimes guests gather to enjoy delicious food and pleasant conversations.
At this Mark Gillette–designed apartment in a historic English country estate, the master suite looks out toward a stairwell landing.
New York designer Miles Redd recast the interiors of a Texas family’s vacation house at the Lyford Cay club in the Bahamas. The living room walls and ceiling are covered in a China Seas fabric, with curtains to match. The sofa is by Oscar de la Renta Home for Century Furniture, and the antique slipper chair is clad in a blue Global Leathers hide.
Working with a small space than some of the other designs in this round up, this three bedroom apartment still has all the trappings of a comfortable, modern home. A Jack and Jill bathroom makes a perfect option for siblings with the master bedroom has it’s own bath and walk-in closet. The kitchen includes a breakfast bar as well as a dining area.