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Common interior design mistakes you should be aware (Part 2)

Common interior design mistakes you should be aware (Part 2)

Here we go – common design mistakes: Bad Lighting It might be one of the last things people think about in a home, lighting, however, is critical to a pleasant environment. Generally, bad lighting equals bad design. Relying on one source of lighting — like a ceiling fixture — is never a good idea. Different types of lighting need to have different purposes: task lighting, ambient lighting and general lighting. Evaluating a space and deciding on what type of lighting it needs is an important design decision. In addition to a ceiling fixture, a ...

08.07.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
Common Interior Design Mistakes To Avoid (Part 1)

Common Interior Design Mistakes To Avoid (Part 1)

Tips to avoid the design mistakes before start designing Not everyone has training in interior design but most people still decorate their own homes — and everyone makes mistakes. It’s inevitable. You find things and think they’ll be great in the living room, so you bring them home without any plan or idea of what would be the right addition. On the surface, decorating your home is about what you like. Beyond that, however, there are elements of design like color, scale, lighting and placement that should be taken into consideration in ...

06.07.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (100-125)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (100-125)

Here the list: Sasha Bikoff STYLE Neo disco PROJECTS ED’s own café at the Plaza hotel COLLABS Fabric and wallpaper for Fabricut and Vervain Sasha Bikoff is known for her flawless execution and technical know-how, and her style is heavily influenced by the multicultural flavors of her hometown, New York City, and her experiences traveling abroad. The baroness of bold, she was tapped by Donatella Versace for a collaboration during 2019’s Milan Design Week. Instagram: @sashabikoff Shawn Henderson STYLE Serene gestures CLIENTS Octavia Spencer COLLABS Rugs for Alt for Living New York City–based Shawn Henderson is known for interiors that ...

05.07.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (81-100)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (81-100)

INTERIOR DESIGNERS: Nina Campbell STYLE Modern English CLIENTS The Duke and Duchess of York, Ringo Starr, Rod Stewart COLLABS Textiles for Osborne & Little, frames for Carrs Silver, furniture for Oomph British grande dame and decorator to the royals Nina Campbell is renowned for her contagious wit and brilliant sense of style. Her designs appeal to both young and old and sit well in contemporary and traditional interiors. Instagram: @ninacampbellltd Oliver M. Furth STYLE Eternal optimism CLIENTS Arianna Huffington, Albert Brooks Oliver M. Furth is a Los Angeles–based interior designer who has been championing talent and pushing the design ...

02.07.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (61-80)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (61-80)

List of Interior Designers: Lorenzo Castillo STYLE Old-world opulence PROJECTS Summer 2020 ELLE Decor cover story Before establishing his platinum reputation as an interior designer, Lorenzo Castillo was known as one of Spain’s preeminent antiques dealers. Castillo’s bold juxtapositions of old and new bring a masculine robustness to his interiors, which draw inspiration from architecture, cinema, and the ethos of Madrid. Instagram: @lorenzocastillofe Madeline Stuart Associates STYLE Tinseltown authenticity CLIENTS Larry David, hotelier Jeff Klein A leading member of the Los Angeles design community, Madeline Stuart works with clients from the entertainment industry and the world of business and finance. Her ...

29.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (26-40)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (26-40)

Interior Designers: Darryl Carter STYLE Antiques as sculpture COLLABS Lighting for the Urban Electric Co. Based in Washington, D.C., Darryl Carter, a former lawyer, turns out cool, calm, and collected spaces that are distinctive in their masculine rigor. They are full of smart neutral fabrics, dark wooden furniture, and strong silhouettes. His furniture designs are spare without being austere. Instagram: @darrylcarterdesign   David Kleinberg Design Associates STYLE Timeless tranquillity PROJECTS Upper East Side apartments, superyachts David Kleinberg is committed to uncluttered rooms furnished with a Francophile’s mélange of antiques. His body of work is wide-ranging in type, ...

28.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (41-60)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (41-60)

Decor Designers: J. Randall Powers STYLE Texas tailored COLLABS Visual Comfort lighting, wallcoverings for Hartmann & Forbes Based in Houston, J. Randall Powers turns out traditional-with-a-twist interiors for his affluent clients. Powers exudes a penchant for purity and quality—think sisal, white sheets and slipcovers, and skirted tables—and cites the influence of ’80s California decorators like Michael Taylor and John Dickinson on his work. Instagram: @jrandallpowers     Jacques Garcia STYLE Moody Rococo CLIENTS The Sultan of Brunei, La Mamounia in Marrakech The Paris-based designer has created hotels around the world, including the Peninsula Paris and Manhattan’s NoMad. Most recently, ...

28.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
How to Choose the Right Interior Designer for You?

How to Choose the Right Interior Designer for You?

An interior designer can help you redesign any space in your home, assist with renovations, or partner with your builder and architect to create a custom home that fits your lifestyle and design aesthetic. From expert advice to implementation, an interior designer provides a range of services. You can find an interior designer to achieve any style and meet any budget; most are capable of working with a wide range of design trends and styles. In this post, we offer some methods of finding the right one for you. The Difference between Interior ...

28.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (11-25)

THE 2020 A-LIST: 125 OF ELLE DECOR’S FAVORITE INTERIOR DESIGNERS (11-25)

Interior design Axel Vervoordt STYLE Wabi-sabi wow CLIENTS Kim-ye, Robert De Niro, Bill Gates PROJECTS His legendary art and antiques galleries in Antwerp and Hong Kong Interior designer, antiquarian, and art gallery owner, the Antwerp tastemaker is revered for his influential style, mixing antiquities and art with modern furnishings draped in Belgian-linen slipcovers. Instagram: @axelvervoordt   Beata Heuman STYLE Bloomsbury by way of Scandinavia CLIENTS U.K. creatives PROJECTS Whimsical wallpaper, fabrics, and more on her online Shoppa A London up-and-comer with a whimsical, unexpected approach to interiors, Beata Heuman is known for her playful and original work. Heuman worked ...

07.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
The 2020 A-List: 125 of ELLE Decor’s Favorite Interior Designers (1-10)

The 2020 A-List: 125 of ELLE Decor’s Favorite Interior Designers (1-10)

ELLE Decor proudly presents the 10th anniversary edition of the A-List — Elle annual registry of the most stylish, influential, and innovative interior designers from around the world. Back in 2010, our Elle first A-List had 25 members (and five to watch). Today, the Class of 2020 is 125 firms strong—a wide-ranging group who inspire us with the magical homes they create across the globe. Click through Elle to read all about them. Aero Studios STYLE Warm modernism COLLABS Outdoor fabrics for Lee Jofa, lighting for Visual Comfort Founded by interior and ...

01.06.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
Brass is back as a 2017/2018 interior trend

Brass is back as a 2017/2018 interior trend

Actually metal (brass) finishes are really on trend at present: already saw this last year, talking about   trends that are going to last.  Real metals but also metallic finishes, for example also on wall coverings and tiles. However, not all metals are trendy at present.  Think for example at copper, this is a metal finish that really had its moment in last years but now has passed. The main trends are actually two: on the one hand, metals in warm tones with an aged look;  on the other side, ...

03.04.2021 Категория: Uncategorized
NEW FACADE FOR BULGARI

NEW FACADE FOR BULGARI

New facade  for Bulgari Студия MVRDV (также известная как MVRDV Architects) – это интернациональная архитектурная фирма, которая была основана в 1993 году в Роттердаме, Нидерланды. Её название происходит от первых букв фамилий основателей: Winy Maas, Jacob van Rijs и Nathalie de Vries. MVRDV прославилась своими инновационными и экспериментальными подходами к архитектуре, а также своими уникальными и смелыми проектами. Компания известна своей способностью объединять функциональность, устойчивость и эстетику в своих работах. Они стремятся создавать архитектурные решения, которые реализуются в гармонии с окружающей средой и учитывают потребности общества. Компания MVRDV работает над ...

21.01.2021 Категория: Uncategorized