Houzz is the new way to design your home.
I adore this little niche for use as a reading nook-and the hanging light fixture combined with the sconces going up the stairs are to die for!
Another example of Iron Stair-rails . . . more organic than most
This is a neat and often overlooked place for space
Love the railing, combination of paint and varnish on the stairs/risers. The green accessories give an warm, earthy feel when paired with the dark flooring
Not a great example of stairs, but I love the way you can see them through the arch
Reading cubby at the landing, great use of the space paired with . . . is that a built in bookshelf?!
Stairs with painted risers and wrought iron railing, lovely!
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This is also a clever and unique approach
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Intriguing use of a wall that is usually either barren or scattered with random afterthoughts . . ..
In addition to the use of paint and stain to highlight the stairs, I love that there are two entrances
Its so purdy!
The stairs are quite literally spilling out, making graceful their lack of symmetry
Another clever use of the stair area-not just for storage