Many of us are really lucky. To live (and even more so to be born!) in the Northern capital — a privilege. This is understood even by those who came here just for a couple of days on a business trip or vacation. But if you live here, you have to face the fact that there is a catastrophic lack of sun. The same life-giving sun that warms everything around.
In this article, we will tell you how to add sun and space to an apartment that needs them. In St. Petersburg, we are faced with special climatic conditions, when even if there are southern Windows, natural lighting does not cope with the task of adding comfort and a sense of warmth to the house, and the air seems faded and gray. Continue reading
Fashion to the East has long and firmly conquered the West. Being at the crossroads of civilizations, we combine the features of both cultures. Living according to the clear and logical laws of the Western world, we often prefer something mysterious and Eastern. Food, clothing, music … we Have also changed our house – we will try to design an apartment in an Oriental style, but with the usual traditions.
ABC of Oriental decor
Designers say that following a particular ethnic style does not mean a complete reconstruction of the folklore interior. 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