The second life may be given not only to old houses with several hundred years of history but also to architectural objects of the 20th century. A new Stockholm hotel At Six is situated in a building that not so long ago was occupied by local bank. The interiors of the hotel are dominated by dark gray shades with rare impregnations of white and brown. There are rooms of six different categories, a gym, conference rooms, a restaurant and several bars. In general, the hotel is designed for business travelers, hence the clean lines minimalist style in design. After all, hotels At Six represents the true spirit of Scandinavia!
This small home in Australia does not have any outstanding characteristics, such as high ceilings, huge windows or a large open space. In this regard, the designer Chelsea Hing decided to emphasize the multi-layered shades and textures in the interiors, taking as a basis a scheme of dark shades. This resulted in a dramatic and unusual dwelling that is very interesting to watch in details!
Sergiy Makhno is a well-known designer in Ukraine, perhaps, one of the most notable and influential in the country. He received many different awards and his work was featured in leading magazines, he constantly creates collections of interior furniture and decor and successfully uses them in his numerous projects. Today we want to share one of his recent projects – bachelor loft of 70 sqm in one of the new apartment building in Kyiv. Enjoy!
Today we have very cool, but also, smart and filled with interesting solutions apartment of 47 sqm in Gothenburg. Just look at main living area: a light partition divided the space of the living room and hallway – simple and brilliant decision! By the way, the living room is decorated in white while the bedroom is completely black. And the brick wall in this home does not feel trivial at all, but very much to the point. Great design!
If a loft can be luxurious, then this apartment is just that case. Stunning industrial loft on the last two floors of the residential building in Melbourne looks sophisticated and rich. To the typical set of concrete surfaces and metal glass partitions, designers added large paintings and mirrors in gold frames, as well as chic furniture and lighting. But of course, the biggest luxury is a spacious terrace with the best views of the city.
When you get into this sophisticated modern apartment in Stockholm, the first thing that catches your eye is the large black library on the whole wall in the living room. For a generally bright interior with white walls, it became a beautiful and expressive contrast. The rooms are designed in elegant modern classic style with moldings, glossy surfaces and designer furniture. Great work!
You can watch pictures of this spacious Swedish apartment for hours. It’s because of a large total area of 158 sqm, and of course, a quite versatile and authentic design which combines objects from completely different styles and collections. But there is also a common thing about all the rooms – a beautiful black parquet flooring, which creates a unique image. Enjoy!
English kitchens are known and loved all over the world thanks to their elegance, quality and comfort. But it’s very rare that you can meet such kitchens in combination with dark colors, as traditionally, preference is given to light, calm shades. The well-known manufacturer Devol recently introduced its new creation – stunning black kitchen for one of the country cottages in the outskirts of London. And it looks great!
Contrasting color combinations are perfect for contemporary apartments in the center of a metropolis, that have large windows and a view of skyscrapers. This modern New York apartment successfully combines white with black, as well as bold colors, such as gold with green, blue and pink. In addition, designer Sean Litchfield played here not only with colors, but also with the image – it seems that the brutal black living room and the lovely children’s in blue tones are from different projects, but this is all one home where different moods coexist. But one thing is undeniable: an apartment with panoramic windows and a view of the big city is already beautiful in itself!
In this modern Swedish apartment, the floor and ceiling are painted in white, but main furniture – sofa, kitchen, dining chairs and large wardrobe – are black. By the way, furniture and accessories here are of clean elegant forms and materials: velvet, wood, stone. Quite an interesting and refined black and white home!