Terence Conran: the designer who reinvented convenience
While other famous designers created interior art objects that were not suitable for living, sir Terence Conran put convenience first. Knighted for his services in the field of design, Conran…

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How to mix: rules for combining styles
More recently, the world of interior design was dominated by clean styles: industrial loft with" stripped " to the bricks walls, white Scandinavian minimalism, charming aged Provence and timeless classics.…

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Artificial stone in a modern interior (part 1)
Stone is a symbol of stability and strength. In interiors, marble looks elegant and dignified. Such products used to appear only in palaces and rich houses, as stone processing took…

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aesthetics

Treasure of France: interior in the style of Andre Putman

She reinterpreted commercial design, turned the chessboard into art, and paved the way for the interior from the 20th century to the future. An opponent of redundancy and “decor for decor’s sake”, a champion of freedom and minimalism in space, a designer who combined the sensual with the practical, Andre Putman turned her name into a synonym for elegance. Let’s find out what features are characteristic of Putman-style interiors and whether it is possible to “try on” her design techniques on your own interior.

Biography and philosophy
Andre Putman was born in 1925 to a family of bankers from Lyon. Andre graduated from the Paris Conservatoire with a piano degree, but did not connect her life with music. Continue reading

Zoning in the interior: how to enter the comfort zone
According to Internet wisdom: before you step out of your comfort zone, it is necessary first to enter it. In the Wake of the popularity of open layouts, interiors began…

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5 unsuccessful combinations in the interior: do not repeat this house
In the world of interior design, there are controversial solutions, there are some that can be said to be "Amateur", but there are also frankly failed combinations. We have collected…

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Where to start building a house?
Buy a ready-made house or build your own? The second option is attractive because you will get a country object that is fully adapted to your tastes and needs —…

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How to design a children's room " for growth»
A children's room is a small world where a child spends most of their time. This is where the development and formation of the individual takes place, so you need…

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