From a remote-control pull-out bed to custom-made double bunks, these 16 dramatic bedrooms are true showstoppers.
The Montana vacation home of Susan and Robert Burch, London-based decorators Philip Hooper and Sally Metcalfe added a bucolic touch to the master bedroom with a birch four-poster by Diane Cole Ross.
In this bedroom, the photograph of a rib cage by an unknown artist once belonged to a San Francisco museum; the Knoll stool has a custom-made zebra sling, a 19th-century table from is topped with a wood vase from , and the Akari paper lamp is by .
In this library/guest room, the remote control–operated slides out from the bookcase; the linens and cashmere throw are by .
The canopy in a guest room is made from 19th-century Bhutanese monks' robes and sashes, the 19th-century trunk is from Singapore, the hooked rugs are from Kenya, and the plaster walls are original to the house.
A collection of tribal masks is displayed in a guest room; a tapestry from Argentina hangs above the bed.
A guest room in this Hamptons home houses the Qing dynasty wedding bed that the family has owned since they married.
's mother-of-pearl wall covering creates a shimmering background in this master bedroom; the bed is by , the scroll table is 19th century, and the curtains are of a translucent fabric by .
A twig bed is dressed in vintage Hudson's Bay Co. blankets, the overscale floor lamp is from the estate of Geoffrey Beene, a lithograph by Alexander Liberman is displayed on the wall, and a beehive was fashioned into a ceiling light fixture.
In an upstairs bedroom, the low window and wood shutters were inspired by naval design.
The circa-1890 bed, with a headboard embroidered by nuns, in this master bedroom was bought in Tuscany, and the portrait of Griffey is by ; the chest of drawers is 19th-century Italian, the sconces are 1950s French, and the chairs are from the '30s. The walls are painted in Farrow & Ball's Incarnadine.
In the master bedroom, Rafael de Cárdenas designed the bed, which is upholstered in a fabric; Tommi Parzinger recamier is covered in a silk, and the walls are painted in Grappa by .
A vintage bed is dressed with Calvin Klein Home linens in the master bedroom; the console is from , the chair is by Bolier & Co., and the wall covering is from .
In a New York apartment, the bedroom, a former closet, is painted in Benjamin Moore's Pine Cone.
Decorator Matthew Patrick Smyth installed an 18th-century Moghul façade from a merchant's house as a headboard in the master bedroom of a documentaryfilmmaker client in London; the hand-blocked fabrics are from India, and the suzani is 19th century.