Bright walls, lots of light, a light creative mess, somewhere there is always a porcelain saucer with a fresh croissant and a Cup of steaming coffee, and the Windows offer a view of at least the Champs Elysees. These associations are the first to come to mind when we talk about the French interior. What ingredients does it actually consist of and can the Bohemian atmosphere of Paris take root on the basis of a Russian apartment?
Parisian interior = stucco + parquet
Typical Parisian apartments in houses of the Ottoman period are unthinkable without two main components: stucco and parquet. Continue reading
In recent years, many cafes, photo studios and art spaces have opened, where elements of mid-century flash through the atmosphere. The past and the future are harmoniously combined in this interior style from the middle of the last century. How does it manage to look modern in 2019? Let’s take a closer look at mid-century and see how to recreate this environment on the basis of the Russian interior.
Birth of stars
Mid-century was born in a difficult time for society, in the period from the 30s to the 60s of the last century. New moods and hopes for a peaceful future explain the emergence of an emphasis on simplicity and comfort in architecture and interior design, a desire to combine living space with the environment. Continue reading