10 Enviable Entryways

An ideal entryway is both elegant and inviting, setting the tone for the house with warmth and style. Here, we’ve rounded up ten examples perfect for anyone considering a foyer refresh—starting with the above stunning example by Richmond-based designer Janie Molster, which expertly combines color and texture to make a truly memorable first impression.

Main Line, Pennsylvania’s Warren Claytor Architects is behind this gracious, light-filled entrance where guests are welcomed by greenery, a photo-filled table, and an oriental rug.

In a Georgian estate by Charlotte, North Carolina’s Gerrard Builders, a single table and soaring ceilings make a dramatic entrance.

Dallas, Texas’s Laura Lee Clark creates an unforgettable entry with a beautiful pedestal table bearing flowers, blue-and-white porcelain, an airy palette, and a checkerboard floor.

In this modern take, Palm Beach-based designer Allison Paladino mixes clean lines and statement-making art with striking results.

With lovely neutrals and decorative details, this classic entryway by Denver, Colorado-based Nadia Watts Interior Design is wonderfully welcoming.

In a project by Palm Beach, Florida’s Kirchhoff & Associates Architects, a door gives way to a grand hallway (complete with a place to hang your hat).

Atlanta, Georgia’s Susan B. Bozeman Designs achieves a warm welcome with symmetry, soft hues, and an eye-catching rug.

A sunlight-filled foyer with a rustic feel beckons guests into this beautiful space by Memphis, Tennessee’s Rhea Crenshaw.

Jackson Hole, Wyoming’s WRJ Design marries in the indoors with the outside environment in this mountain modern marvel.