With a minimalistic modern design, you always need to be careful as there is a chance of getting an empty and lifeless interior. This is especially true for mountain chalets, which for many people are associated primarily with warmth and comfort. But the designers of this wooden cottage in French Alps perfectly dealt with their task to find a harmonious mix between modern laconicism and coziness of an Alpine house. Cool home!
A few years ago, the future owners of this small Victorian cottage in Essex considered the potential in a beautiful period building, despite a very neglected state. The house was partially inhabited, but most of it was in despair. Falling in love with the beautiful historical look of the cottage, the couple decided to buy it out and make it their permanent residence. Having a modest budget for reconstruction, the owners managed to create a really bright and pleasant dwelling. Enjoy!
What traditional English houses looked like a couple of centuries ago and what is classic English style – if you look inside this charmingly old cottage in the south-west of the UK, you will understand. After children grew up and left home, Paul and Kate decided to sell their townhouse in the city and move to a quiet village, closer to nature. A beautiful stone house of the 18th century was filled with heartful decor and things that are close to their heart. Enjoy!
Western celebrities usually do not like to expose their well-being to the show, so their homes are rarely filled with garish luxury. And this wooden cottage of Hollywood actress Amanda Seyfried, that is located two hours from New York, proves the rule. The old barn built almost 100 years ago looks rather modest on the outside, and inside the emphasis is on cosiness and natural materials, though not without fine design from General Assembly studio. Here the romantic comedies star comes on weekends to recharge, ride horses and reunite with nature. Let’s have a look!
Designer from Canada Lynne Knowlton is a real romantic as only romantics can create such interiors. “Sleep under the stars, listen to the rustle of the treetops, smell the scent of pine trees” – together with her husband they created this fabulous cabin in the woods of Ontario so that from time to time they could run away from the world and spend a day or two amidst a serene nature. And although they built this tiny house for themselves, it was later decided to rent it out – now anyone can experience these incredible emotions. Amazing!
This house by the Champlain lake in Vermont is too good to be true. It is beautiful, cozy, with terraces and views, but most importantly – it is in an incredible location: on a rocky slope with its own access to the water. The interiors also did not disappoint, light colors and a relaxing atmosphere is all you need for a relaxed weekend. Real dream!
This cottage in the woods in northern California is notable for the fact that its recent renovation was carried out by Jenna Sue, a blogger and designer, known for undertaking projects on a budget. Here in this house, according to the designer, you can find many inexpensive solutions and budget-friendly DIY ideas. But first of all, we have to say the interiors turned out to be so cozy and heartful. Enjoy!
Architect Pavel Zheleznov has designed this beautiful wooden cottage and filled it with style and charm. The house is located near Moscow, Russia, and serves as a home for the family of five. Great project!
The description of this amazing property on Unique Home Stays says “chapel’s beautiful and secluded setting in the south of England will inspire writers, artists and romantics” and you can not argue with that! Seems like the cottage is set on the edge of the world in its most picturesque corner, surrounded by perfectly green pastures with lambs and just a few steps from the magnificent sea. What a fairytale!
Although this wooden cottage is located in a countryside outside of a big city, is small in size and is used mainly on weekends, the owners decided they will not sacrifice any style or elegance while designing interior spaces. Elegant furniture, wall pictures in black frames, carefully selected unique pieces of decor – all of this make give the interiors noble and refined feel. Beautiful home by Robert Brown Interior Design!