The young and talented designer Meg Sharpe most of all loves to renovate historic housing in the prime areas of New York. Therefore, when she was asked to take on an apartment in a house built in 1920 in Manhattan, where actor David Duchovny used to live, she accepted the challenge with great enthusiasm. The…

Scandinavian interiors are primarily distinguished by functionality and simplicity, but this apartment in a 19th-century house in Stockholm also has a lot of elegance and nobility. Velvet armchairs, abstract wall art, designer furniture, laconic shapes and expensive textiles – modern interior design is in perfect harmony with classic stucco moldings and panels. The kidsroom for…

Elwood district in Melbourne is famous for its well-preserved residential buildings in Art Deco style, that was at the peak of popularity in the 20-30s of the last century. Architects from Cera Stribley tried to display this local feature in their new project of a modern private townhouse. Rounded shapes, a snow-white brick facade and…

If the Scandinavians are kings of white and gray shades, then the Spaniards, of course, are gurus of combining warm and terracotta tones in interior design. This house in the Spanish city of Ronda is a magnificent example of southern hospitality and a great example of how to add vintage objects and traditional pottery into…

In this vibrant, eclectic loft in Manhattan, all life is taking place in one large open space, which occupies almost the entire area of the home. Here, a young family of owners cooks and has their meals, meets guests and hosts parties, works and spends time reading favorite books. Interior decoration needs special attention in…

This home on San Juan Island in Washington, USA, is perfectly blended into the coastal landscape and is ideal for a weekend break. The one-story house is not very large, but feels spacious: there are three bedrooms, several bathrooms and a comfortable kitchen-living room with a fireplace and a view of the water. In bad…

For more than 12 years, David Butler has been shooting architecture and interiors of London and throughout UK for leading designers and magazines. The style of spaces in his portfolio can be described as elegant modern with an emphasis on industrial minimalism seasoned with classic English notes. The purity of the lines, the contrast of…

A favorite type of holiday for Canadians from Ontario province is to go ashore at the famous eponymous lake or one of hundreds of thousands of other smaller lakes for a weekend or just for few days with loved ones. It is not surprising that cottages by the water are in great demand and one…