Interior designer Rebecca James of Interior Desires used very daring colours for this home in Montagu Square, Marylebone, London and created an elegant setting that defies the conventional. The use of rich fabrics and colours gives the home a distinct flavour.
The moment you step through the grand iron gates of this luxury home in Palm Beach, Florida, you will notice the meticulously maintained landscape and stunning exterior architecture. The home enjoys gorgeous views of the Intracoastal Waterway from every major room, and the elegant interior design has a coastal flavour of a waterfront home.
Dutch architect Arjen Reas was given the challenge to design a family home in Zoetermeer, The Netherlands, on the edge of the city where urban life and rural open land meet. The result is a contemporary family home that blends traditional ideas with contemporary design. The interior of the house is modern and natural providing a peaceful and open atmosphere for the family who can also fully enjoy the rural landscape in the comfortable open backyard.
Located near Grand Central Station in New York, D’Espresso attracted a lot of media attention for its unique interior design. Inspired by the nearby Bryant Park Library, Manhattan based nemaworkshop designed the interior to look like a library turned on its side. The floor, ceiling and one side of the wall are lined with tiles with full size photograph of books. One of the walls is covered with herringbone-patterned oak flooring while the opposite wall has lights sticking out from the side to look like the ceiling. The owner Eugene Kagansky spent $500,000 to create the imaginative interior of this 500-square-foot coffee shop.
Interior design magazine ELLE DECOR has published images of some of the most dazzling interior designs for two decades. In this book, Style And Substance: The Best Of ELLE DECOR, Editor in Chief of the magazine Margaret Russell compiled some 200 plus pages of stunning rooms and private spaces. These inspiring spaces from classic to cutting-edge by A-list designers and architects provide ideas for every room. The book is packed with decorating ideas and stunning photos to show you how to do it yourself.
The vibrant colours of these eggcups will brighten your morning breakfast of boiled eggs! Designer Pernille Vea created these eggcups using the designs of late architect and interior designer Verner Panton. These limited edition eggcups are designed for Danish company Menu, and are available from dealers around the world.
Interior designers Flora de Gastines & Anne Geistdoerfer of Double g created a cosy atmosphere for this small apartment in Paris, France. Using a simple white background, the designers added tasteful touches of green and yellow to brighten the canvas. The contemporary interior decor makes the simplicity of the small space a welcoming private haven.
These simple but tasteful contemporary kitchen designs come alive with vibrant colours. Practical yet artistic arrangements make these kitchens ideally suited for the 21st century lifestyle.