Most people hardly give the ceiling in a room a second thought — but when you're in one of these breathtaking spaces, you might be hard-pressed to look at anything else.
Above: An incredibly detailed ceiling contrasts with modern furnishings in a space from Elle Decoration.
A balls-to-the-wall way to give your room some serious color. From Elle Decor, via their Instagram.
A floral ceiling enlivens a stair hall spotted on Style Me Pretty.
A seventeenth century mansion spotted on Architectural Digest.
An electric blue stunner from Nuevo Estilo.
If you're ever able to look down, that carpet is pretty great too. Spotted on Vogue Living.
Bright colors make a statementy celiing, from Gilles & Boissier.
The ceiling of a gorgeous Irish hotel, spotted on Design Public.