All posts with tag:historical building

This old and majestic stone villa in the picturesque town of Modica, the island of Sicily, was built in the 19th century, and in 1940 was bought by the great-grandfather of the current owner. The young man has been passionate about design for a long time, and recently he was finally able to realize his…

This home in France is simply saturated with art. The majestic townhouse of the 19th century is located just a few steps from the famous castle of Versailles, just across the street from it. Naturally, its interiors are decorated with various objects of art, but mostly contemporary, while and the design itself is the best…

When an American studio takes on the design of apartments in an old European house, the result is pretty attractive – as we can see in this pleasant apartment in Berlin. Of course, the designers were inspired by the magnificent historical architecture of the building, and they used vintage Italian furniture and French mid-century details….

Italian Studio Officina 8A, like no one else, knows how to successfully combine modern design and classical architecture, because in their work they often deal with interiors in ancient historical buildings. In the design of this apartment in the heart of Turin, the designers did the seemingly impossible: they placed elements of industrial design in…

If you have been to the capital of Sweden, you most likely visited the cozy Gamla Stan – a small island in the heart of Stockholm, on which there is a historic old city with the oldest buildings of the city. Perhaps you even saw or walked near the magnificent residential 1740-building, in which today’s…

Sometimes we want to escape from the hustle and spend a quiet evening by the fireplace. And the people of New York dream about this especially often. This family residence is just an hour’s drive from bustling Manhattan. And this fact is especially pleasant to its owners – after all, you do not need to…

Nordic Standard seems to have found the perfect combinations of past and present. The studio works in Madrid, where it restores apartments in the numerous historical buildings that the capital of Spain is so rich of. The company was founded by three Swedish entrepreneurs, so the Scandinavian footprint is felt in their projects. At the…

Homes such as this are already becoming the rule of good style in the design of housing, which is located in a historic building. Designer Olga Kondratova, perhaps, was inspired by the aesthetics of Parisian homes, because in the interior of this apartment in a beautiful 19th-century building in the center of Vilnius we can…