One of the greatest interior design challenge nowadays, I think is cleaver solutions for small places. With so many families or couples living in the city centre in very small apartments, designers are asked to come up with smart ideas to provide the largest amount of storage and a comfortable living for their customers. I personally lived in different European cities and always found very small apartments to share with other tenants. While I was at Salone del Mobile this year, I've seen some incredible solutions that will allow you to save space and decor a small apartment, without giving up a stylish design.
Compact living unit - day version with sofa and desk
Are you also going throw renovation of your kitchen or bathroom and struggling with the choice of your countertop? With so many options available on the market, homeowners usually find it difficult to choose what it's best for them. In order to take your decision, it is important to consider the size and age of the components of your family, the use of the kitchen or bathroom and finally which style you are wishing to accomplish.
Let's look more in detailed to the characteristics of the different materials for countertops, with their pros & cons.
Granite is probably the most loved material for countertops. Granite countertops are gorgeous and their durability make it a natural stone that you will hardly regret. Let's look closer to pros & cons:
It was with great joy that I connected, through my account on Instagram, with many fans of the Scandinavian style in Italy. I'm thrilled to see so many embracing this style even in Southern Europe. Many think that Nordic design is synonymous of cold and characterless interiors. However, I see this style as very sleek and tidy indeed, but also very cozy and full of stunning decorative objects carefully chosen. For any Nordic style's lover out there (but also for those willing to take some reconsideration), I would like to point out my favorites iconic Scandinavian dining chairs, that will make your dining room looks perfect.