Arched ceilings give an airy, but potentially cold, feeling to the space. Warmth is retained through the use of woods that echo the wood of the door, the use a patterned rug and the fabric of the textured sofas. Great chandelier, too.
Small CA backyard idea; Mosaic tile flooring continues from kitchen onto the outdoor living space, tying the two spaces together. The cement floor tiles are custom from Redondo Tile, and are based on a French design.