What's better than a cozy night spent curled up in front of the fire? Nothing, that's what. Usually, the word 'fireplace' conjures up images of something very traditional, or maybe a rustic hearth in some cabin in the woods, but living in a modern space doesn't have to mean sacrificing coziness. Here are 15 of our favorite modern fireplaces.
6. A little rustic, a little modern. Image from Joris Van Apers.
7. An all-white apartment (spotted on Klikk) cozified by the addition of a wood stove.
8. A two-sided fireplace warms both the living and dining room of the Ten Broeck Cottage. (And it's for rent! I'm there.) Via A Cup of Jo.
9. A modern concrete fireplace from Casa.com.
10. An inobtrusive fireplace in a modern living room from Arch Daily.
11. A modern fireplace in Elizabeth Heier's Oslo home.
12. Nicklas Rudfell via Solid Frog.
13. A modern inglenook. Be still, my heart. From Marie Claire Maison.
14. Yann Deret via Love Nordic.
15. Wood stoves can look surprisingly nice in a modern space. they're so nice that Dabney wrote a whole post about them. Image from La Masion d'Anna G.
(Images: as credited above)