Dream Spaces: Attics & Vaulted Ceilings

Dream Spaces: Attics & Vaulted Ceilings

Meg Lewis
May 25, 2011

I live in the attic of an old home in Chicago and the 25 foot vaulted ceilings bring in more light than any other apartment I've ever had. I've had dreams of living in an attic since I was a little girl — I've always thought of them as such magical places!

Why did I love attic spaces so much as a child? I think it was all of the nooks and irregular spaces that vaulted ceilings often create. I could imagine myself pinning posters and drawings on the sloped ceiling. Luckily today I get to live in my dream space and unlike a lot of attics, mine happily features an open floor plan which allows it to feel incredibly spacious.

Shown above:

Trine & Mads White Oasis
Meg & Brad's Student Sanctuary
Unusual Lofts: The Architecture of Converted Spaces
Details That Make a Difference: Paneled Ceilings
Sarah & Steve's Attic Aerie
Lynn-Anne's Converted Attic
Attic Renovation by 2C Design Studio
Attic Bedroom at Alabaster House
Evan's Old-Timey Apartment & Studio Space
Temporary Attic Awesomeness

Images: as linked above

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