Monthly Archives: January 2018
English design in clothing and interior can not be confused with any other. Foggy Albion has long stirred the minds of fashionistas and decorators with the ability to combine rationality and chic. Austerity in the choice of materials and a craving for refined luxury create a fabulous atmosphere of Victorian England, which today will take root both in a country house and in a city apartment. We will learn how the English style was born in the interior and what metamorphoses it has undergone, reaching our days.
History of the formation of the interior in the English style Continue reading
Old Soviet cinema is a constant component of new year holidays and home comfort. We have memorized every turn of the plot of our favorite movies and repeat the lines after the characters, while the interiors of Soviet films also deserve attention. We do not encourage you to reproduce in detail at home the situation of a bygone era, but we suggest you to spy a few decorative techniques and be inspired by your favorite movies.
“Irony of fate or with light steam»
The ironic component of the story is tied to the sameness of Soviet life: identical residential areas and high-rise buildings. The apartments of that time were also similar as twin brothers. However, the interiors in which the main characters live have a number of characteristic features. Continue reading
A couple of years ago, the pages of interior publications were white – white from Scandinavian interiors. Light, laconic, cozy Scandinavian style has found its admirers all over the world. Even now, when pure styles are going out of fashion, and the legislators of tastes write Scandinavian “total white” in the anti-trend, many are not yet ready to part with the Northern interior. You don’t have to give up what you like. Designers offer to breathe new life into the Scandinavian interior by adding colors and elements from other styles.
First, let’s make a reservation: the Scandinavian style in its classic Russian interpretation has gone out of fashion: minimalism + white walls. Continue reading