Stay Warm in Style: Modern Fireplaces

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. 

TOP ROW:
1. Elle Decoration UK via Anne Sage
2. An open fireplace from Murray Mitchell
3. Elle Decor
4. Paul Raeside via Coasts and Castles
5. Stay warm outdoors! As seen on Desire to Inspire

MIDDLE ROW:
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

BOTTOM ROW:
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)