All posts with tag:stucco

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…

Before buying this house in London, its owners looked at twelve other options. The number thirteen turned out to be lucky, and the owners began a big renovation. Today for updated interiors, designers rarely choose the classic style, but here it seemed very appropriate. The stucco, marble, elegant carpets and several fireplaces complemented the light…

This house in Australia has a completely unusual look: from the street it is a Victorian-style brick building, and from the courtyard there is a trendy and modern facade with columns. The interiors are an even more complicated story, with a mix of styles and textures. In theory, it is difficult to imagine how a…

How can one not like Scandinavian design looking at the photographs of this beautiful apartment in Goteborg? Here, the classic design details received a new modern look, and this only revives and enhances the popularity of historical housing in our time. Speaking of the building – the apartment is located in the architectural monument in…

For Texas-based designer Christina Cole, this penthouse in Paris was not just another design project. In the process, she had the opportunity to touch history, restoring a magnificent space in a real architectural monument – a house from the beginning of the 20th century, built by the famous architect Charles Adda. Christina restored the unique…

The designers of the Spanish studio Abaton are convinced that the ancient decor elements do not interfere with the modern minimalist design, but even vice versa – make it more noble and refined. It is not surprising that in their fresh project in Madrid, fragments of rough brick walls, vintage doors and classic shutters perfectly…

The owners of this Berlin apartment wanted to settle in the old building in the city center, and during the search, they came across this snow-white prewar house near the Kreuzberg canal. The inner space retained the original doors, floor and stucco molding, emphasizing the simple design with modern furniture. The kitchen is an example…

It’s no secret that Parisians are very lucky with their architecture: magnificent historical buildings throughout the city have been pleasing the eyes of the capital’s inhabitants for centuries and, no doubt, will do it for a long time to come. Everything is also awesome with interiors – apartments in such houses are usually not much…

The renovations of this wonderful townhouse in Brooklyn ended last summer. The space used to be dull outdated, so it was necessary to adapt the home for a modern family. The designer did not give up classic forms, stucco moldings and a fireplace on the first floor, but only complemented them with more stylish and…

When collector Alex Zafano ran out of free space on the walls for his collection of art objects, he decided to move to a more spacious home – an apartment on the second floor of a beautiful modernist building in the center of Barcelona. Now he has enough space for life and work, here he…