Not every home needs a professional touch, but the ones that are designed by professionals do tend to be quite beautiful. We showcased a number of homes this year with styles helped by designers in the profession; we've gathered a grouping of particularly inspiring ones full of ideas to steal!
Click the slideshow above to see all the photos. Want to see more of these homes? Clicking the links in the captions will take you to more information and photos. Enjoy!
→ Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2014 roundup!
From December 21 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.