Something about the fall season brings out the need for warm and cozy texture in the home. Pillows and throws are a simple solution, but what about the architectural appeal of a stone wall?
In my childhood home there was a large stone wall fireplace in the center of the room, running up to the peak of the vaulted wood ceiling. I never appreciated that room as much as I should have. This rustic stone fireplace brings back memories of that expansive living room.
If a stone wall feels too dungeon-like to you, simply choose a lighter shade of stone-work.
A bedroom earns instant rustic appeal with gorgeous stone work.
A stone wall can add beautiful impact when you open up the door and this is the initial view of the home.
I love older homes that show a bit of stone creeping out from the plastered walls.
A pretty dining space feels bright and expansive with large windows and light stones.
If an entire room cloaked in stone is too much for you, consider applying it to just one wall in the room.
Stones are a popular choice for outdoor spaces.
I love this bathroom – it’s so elegant with its pale stone walls, custom cabinetry, and a darker tile floor. Wood mirrors echo the trim of the wood window. Beautiful!
It’s probably best if I don’t have a bathroom like this country style place to bathe – I’d never come out!
This rustic bathroom has romantic appeal with a couple of niches filled with candles above the stand-alone bathtub.
Do you have any stone walls in your home? If not, would you ever consider adding this architectural element?