All posts with tag:wood

The new Ace Hotel in Kyoto, Japan, was fortunate enough to be housed in a building with a rich history. It was built in 1926, before there was a shopping center, and before that – the headquarters of the Central Telephone Company of Kyoto. The hotel’s design turned out to be more European, but Japanese…

Outside, this Hamptons home is striking in its neatness and well-proportioned lines, while inside it has a rather curious design. The first floor is designed in a modern style in bright colors with wooden accents. An interesting detail is a large longboat under the ceiling, which works both as an accent element and as a…

Country style (or rustic style) is one of the most beloved in Spain, it is used everywhere not only for decorating country houses but often urban apartments. This apartment is located in an old house with classical architecture in Barcelona, ​​but here too the owners preferred a cozy rustic style. Firstly, there is a lot…

French-Swiss designer Romain Michel-Menier opened the Berber Lodge between the Atlas Mountains and the Agafay Desert in Morocco. He was inspired by the local culture and architectural traditions of the region. The hotel complex resembles a Moroccan village, however, for greater comfort, guests here are provided with enlarged windows and openings. Antique kilims (handmade carpets),…

You must admit that nothing is so relaxing as wood and natural materials, especially in the design of a country house. The interiors of this wonderful family home in southern California are as close as possible to the surrounding nature: stone tiles on the floor, wooden kitchen and cabinet furniture in natural colors, marble surfaces…

When architecture and geometry break into interior design, it is always beautiful. In this Scandinavian apartment, the designer played with the shapes of a sphere, rectangle, square, without turning the space into an exhibit of the museum of modern art. Simple forms were complemented by simple but interesting wooden furniture, colorful rugs, and also flowers…

With all the modern variety of materials and design techniques, sometimes we really want simple combinations of white paint, wood and tile. Such combinations are very popular in Spanish country interiors, as in this house in Toledo. This is a reference to the past, and a design that looks organically against the backdrop of local…

This stone cottage near Madrid was built in 1930 as the central post office for a local village, but recently it was bought into private ownership and needed urgent reconstruction. With the help of the architect Alberta Ribera, the new owners not only restored some original architectural elements of the house, but also filled the…

This is not the first time lately that we can see a similar solution when designers use light, almost white furniture and decor in interior design in a purely industrial space. Thus, they try to soften visually and tactile rough loft surfaces, such as a brick wall and old wood, making a home more comfortable…