White walls and floors to enhance the light. Color on the furniture and accessories. This is the house of the Interior Designer Marta de la Rica. With her unique style, she gets a vintage decor in the living room, giving it at the same time a modern look. St. Germain [...]
The paisley pattern shows “multiculturalism” is not a new concept. “Paisley” is the European way of referring to boteh motif. Its trace leads us from Persia to Scotland, spreading across Asia as clothing princes, traveling as cargo to Europe on ships of the East India Company and finally conquering the [...]
What exactly is a kilim? Knowing its old stories and how the nomadic tribes used it, you understand the reason of their colors and their symbolism. Within their threads is written our History. And you will be surprised to know that a kilim carpet is not exactly a carpet.
The houses of American stars are always awsome (although behind closed doors, some are… horrendous). However, we have set in five celebrities who, with or without the help of an interior home designer, show exquisite taste. All these houses have something in common: In the living room there is a [...]
If you love the special touch that ethnic fabrics give to any room, you will be also fascinate about the history behind them. After seeing the origin and legends surrounding batik and shibori fabrics, comes the turn of the ethnic fabric considered the oldest one in the world: the ikat. [...]