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  • Minimalist Ideal

    A simple look meets cohesiveness with high-end materials and features in this project

  • Cedar Oasis

    Joseph Gordon Green designed a bamboo oasis around a cedar hot tub for his Masters of Design entry.

  • Warm Welcoming

    A pool and spa hybrid shows what’s possible with vinyl

  • Contemporary Cool

    A designer enlivens a diminutive backyard with a stylish swimming pool and lounging space aplenty

  • Margaritaville

    An island-inspired gem sits at the foot of the Appalachians

  • Mystery In Blue

    Dramatic tiled geometry and subtly falling water highlight elevation changes, material contrasts and a commissioned artwork.

  • Rooftop Retreat

    Masters of Design winner Chicago Roof Deck + Garden created a sleek outdoor room with a spa as the focal point

  • Mountain Views

    Masters of Design winner Joseph Huettl created an elliptical spa design that offers hillside views.

  • On the Fence

    Custom isolation fences can be an integral part of the poolscape

  • Masters of Design Staff Pick: Erin Ansley

    Pool & Spa News' writer and former online editor Erin Ansley names her favorite all-time Masters of Design project.