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Archi-World

Step Inside Hilary Swank’s Paris Apartment

Imagine what a Hollywood actress’ Paris apartment would look like, well Hilary Swank did it better. The ever-graceful movie star purchased an incredibly chic Left Bank home thanks to a romantic tryst, but when that ended her incredible apartment sure stuck around. With soaring ceilings, herringbone floors, soft light, and a certain je ne sais […]

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Products & Materials

Modra Studio Fabrics Transformed This San Diego Historical Landmark Home

“Our textiles convey a lifestyle of continual exploration. Fabrics should have depth, story, and champion the imagination. Design that dances with the elements and space around it has a memorable and transformative quality to those who experience it.” – Fernando Apodaca, co-founder of MODRA Studio. A New Way of Thinking about Decorative Textiles and Wall […]

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Products & Materials

Decorative Fabrics in the Home

No matter how simple or complex items of furniture you choose, space will seem cold and unfinished without the introduction of decorative fabrics. It is this that underlines their importance, but also the need for high-quality selection, to complete the atmosphere in every home. Design Tips – Combining Patterns and Colors Simple and calm patterns […]

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Archi-World

Decorating for Exuberant Art

For this soaring but comfortable South Florida home, designer Gil Walsh took her cues from the owners’ extensive and impressive art collection. The pieces’ strong colors demanded a stark, gallery-like envelope, perfectly achieved with Benjamin Moore’s “Dove White.” Strong prints were employed to counterbalance the entire composition, specifically a bold painterly floral with pops of […]

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Travel

Illustrated Interiors – a Design Story

Interiors have their own personality. Through illustrations, drawings, murals, and special wallpapers, these spaces gained exciting and dynamic qualities. Telling a story, they are spaces where art, interiors, and architecture cross over beautifully, each discipline making the other stronger. Find out the design story behind these eight illustrated interiors and get inspired by them.   […]

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Archi-World

Lakewood Art Studio & Stylish Home by KZ Architecture

Nestled between mature oak specimens in the front and a lake in the rear, the 4,800 one-story vanilla box home was begging for a connection to its sub-tropical setting.  The vast open, yet decaying spaces in the rear of the 23,000 sq ft site were in desperate need of an intervention. The opportunity presented itself […]

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Living & Dining Room

Design Inspirations – Artwork For Your Modern Living Room

Boca do Lobo brings you some design inspirations for your modern living room through artwork, by exploring a variety of ways to make home artwork serve as more than just a focal point, but as a unifying feature within an interior design.  Rather than adding art as an afterthought, even a single favored piece can easily […]