Just as the eyes are windows to the soul, your front door is a er, window into the essence of your home. It's your home's first impression, and also a first glimpse into the things that make it unique. So why not make it a good one? Here are 10 front doors that make a very distinct first impression.
Above: A gorgeous pivoting door from Shabby Slips.
That's a beautiful knob, but the real beauty of this door lies in its electric blue color. From a Brisbane house spotted on Walk Among the Homes.
This gorgeous gold door is from an LA boutique hotel spotted on My Domaine.
Even average doors can become spectacular with the right coat of paint. Image from Pam Garrison.
One key for your short friends, one key for your tall friends? This is the very unique door of an Italian home, spotted on Design Sponge.
The entire back facade of this Chelsea townhouse is gorgeous, but the slanty door is of especial note. Image from Freshome.
The portholes in this front door give it an intriguing look. From a Swiss home spotted on Plastolux.
I love the look of the modern iron door with this home's traditional architecture. Design by Mike Hammersmith.
It doesn't always have to be the outside of the door that makes a big splash; in this image from Homestyle, it's the inside of the door that steals the show.