An Award Winning London Home by Dyer Grimes

Dryer Grimes Townhouse

    This enviable triplex in the Emperor’s Gate area of London recently scored The Sunday Times British Homes Awards win of best 2014 Interior Design. The renovation was led by the boutique London practice Dyer Grimes Architecture, working in collaboration with a young Swiss family to combine three flat levels into a cohesive newread ON

Charles Zana: A Seamless Integration of Art & Design

Charles Zana Paris Apartment

    Paris-based architect Charles Zana is an established mover and shaker in the world of interior architecture. Equal parts rigorous architect and cultured aesthete, his interiors are known for the incorporation of important furnishings and works of art in a sophisticated, yet unpretentious, way. Exemplifying Zana’s knack for melding the luxe with the livable, is hisread ON

A St. Moritz Ski Apartment by Gilles & Boissier

Gilles et Boissier Ski Chalet

    The husband and wife team behind the French design firm Gilles & Boissier describe their process as an exercise in contrast. Where Patrick Gilles brings a passion for clean-lined symmetry, wife, Dorothée, counters with a focus on the emotional, fluid and tactile. This alchemy of opposites has established the pair as ground breakersread ON

A Medieval Monastery Becomes a Modern Family Home

Bergamo Home Edoardo Milesi

    When presented with the opportunity to convert what was once a medieval monastery in Bergamo, Italy into a comfortable family home, architect Edoardo Milesi’s goal was a simple one – “to restore the original spirit of the place.” To do so, he and his firm meticulously peeled back the centuries to reveal and restore as much ofread ON

ORGANIC GLAM: A Selection of Tamara Magel Interiors

Living Room - Tamara Magel

    Lifestyle guru, interior designer, fashion designer, TV personality, philanthropist… these are just a few of the descriptives Tamara Magel uses to characterize herself, and while impressive enough, they tell only half the story. It was the 1990s when Magel set out in pursuit of her passion for design but prior to that, sheread ON

An Inviting Manhattan Loft by Shamir Shah

Shamir Shah New York Apartment

    When asked to describe his design ethos, architect/designer Shamir Shah cites strong roots in “the traditions of functional modernism… attention to detail [and] a restrained yet elegant aesthetic.” It’s an approach that has garnered him much attention both locally and abroad, and an approach perfectly exemplified in today’s share of his recent SoHo loft renovation. Oneread ON

WOOD CABINETRY: Going Au Naturel In The Kitchen

Wood Kitchen Cabinets

    Today we are getting down to the basics to celebrate the dark horse of contemporary kitchen design – wood. While you may spy a butcher block here, a wood accent there – wood, shown on a larger scale – with all its rich color and veining is not the go to it once was. Inread ON