Probably if I tell you that today I am going to show you Hugh Laurie's house, you stay a little the same, but if I tell you that I am going to show you the house that Dr. House, the most acidic doctor on television, has just bought, you know right away what i'm talking about. This mansion is in Los Angeles, California and is located within an estate of almost-five square kilometers- five thousand square meters.
The classic style links antique accessories and furnishings full of baroque, romanticism and tradition. In the most current decoration and outside the opposite minimalism, we find a light that guides the classic towards modern trends. It is filtered on wallpaper, furniture made with elegant details, storytellers and fabrics that are back in fashion (velvet, damask ...).
The Surfrider Hotel in Malibu has gone from being a deteriorated coastal motel to a boutique hotel thanks to the renovation of its current owner Matthew Goodwin. Goodwin, who, besides being a hotelier, is an architect, set out to capture the spirit of California in this mythical hotel, located on the Pacific Coast Highway in front of Surfrider Beach.
The news that the Ritz was auctioning up to 4,000 pieces of hotel furniture due to its impending renovation is proving controversial. Recently we gave you the news here of the auction. Before this takes place we can see on May 4,5 and 6 an exhibition with the pieces that will be auctioned at the Carlos de Antwerp Foundation, in Madrid.
It is very common to see remodeling projects of old buildings that end up being lost in concepts that move us away from the idea or the original style of a house or building. When some architects or designers try to rescue or modernize buildings that are decades or hundreds of years old, the danger lies in losing the very essence of what that place was originally.
We know that wallpaper has entered a process of creativity and unstoppable design. Being a currently competitive trend, years ago it was not intended to return to this method, due to the complication of its installation, and above all, because when it deteriorated it was necessary to start again with the coating, because it turns out that everything returns ... Sure, it comes from more comfortable way with textures and resistant, improved qualities that favor its installation.
There is no doubt that when you are a billionaire there are no limits in terms of real estate projects. One of the most expensive private houses in the world had been sold at the end of 2015, by a subsidiary of Christie's in France, for the modest amount of 275 million euros. Until now the name of the owner had been kept secret.
Kendall Jenner has recently sold its first floor. The apartment on which he became independent after leaving the house, sorry for the mansion of Mama Kris in Calabasa, (Los Angeles). The "pisito" which has two bedrooms and three bathrooms, is located in the exclusive Westwoood neighborhood in Los Angeles and, the supermodel acquired it in 2.
Although real are all the floors and houses that we teach in this or other media, by real, in this case, understand a floor of measures and standard finishes. Located in the populous neighborhood of Las Tablas, the reform of this apartment with three bedrooms and two bathrooms was commissioned to the architecture studio of Teresa Olea, who explains that "this was a very nice project because customers were always clear that they wanted spaces open and communicated, something that in a flat is usually difficult to achieve.
A getaway to Paris always fancy, and more if you stay in fantastic hotels like the Parister hotel. This hotel has recently opened its doors in the Faubourg-Montmartre district, close to the Folies Bergères and the Garnier Opera Palace. Its elegant and sober design corresponds to the aesthetics of the building that stands out precisely for its lack of ornamentation.
When we go to eat at a restaurant, for many and many, the main thing is what we have on the plate as well as the service offered. Without questioning the importance of these two factors, the environment in which we will spend some hours enjoying a good meal is equally paramount. Hence, many restaurants have focused on creating an atmosphere through its interior decoration.
For all moviegoers, the facade of the mansion located at 2640 Steiner Street in San Francisco inevitably reminds us of the mythical film Mrs. Doubtfire starring the fabulous actor Robin Williams. Just a couple of days ago it was announced that this property was already for sale for the modest amount of four million euros (the official price is 4.45 million US dollars).
Next November will be the presidential elections in the United States. The current president Barak Obama and his whole family will inevitably have to leave the famous White House to enter a more normal house, as far as possible. In order for the youngest daughter to finish her school year before entering college, the Obama will still have to stay in Washington for two years.
Although we are not superstitious and on more than one occasion we have mentioned the use of yellow in decoration, some still find it difficult to launch it. The New York decorator Christina Murphy uses it with an unmatched mastery in any room of the house to break the excessive classicism of its interiors or to contrast with other colors.
There is no doubt that in matters of luxury lodging offers, all styles are allowed and sometimes we see truly spectacular things. However, the spectacular is sometimes combined with the excess to the limit of the kitsch. This could be the case of the Presidential Suite of the Principe di Savoia Hotel located in the Republic Square in the Italian city of Milan.
I am a great lover of Zara Home campaigns. I love their staging and how they know how to combine the items they sell in their stores and turn them into warm environments during the cold and cool months during the hottest. And in the month of July, Raquel showed us the new collection for autumn and now the company presents its video The film: fall winter 2014.
Matt Richmond, an American designer who loves antiques, but creator of modern furniture lines, has come to solve my problem with technologically superior devices that do not combine at all with the interior design of my house. Matt, I'm going to allow myself to call him Matt, he found an old granaphone horn of the Magnavox brand (dated 1920s or vintage, very Great Gatsby that is now so fashionable), in an antique shop, and it occurred to him that it would be The perfect portable speaker for your iPhone.
We have been decapé-style subscribers for several years and it never ends, nor do we let it happen. Different techniques, colors and materials to achieve that elegant and personal atmosphere, with a decadent dot, but at the same time careful and above all very bright, to give new life to chairs, shelves, tables or any furniture we want.
Botany, ornithology, classical architecture, zoology, thousands of old plates, series or images taken from study books, have hung in kitchens, offices and halls for a long time. There are bought in antique dealers, or reproductions of can be found in the Museum of Natural Sciences of any city in the world.
Those of you who follow me know that I usually show houses full of color, very cozy but minimalist. Today I bring you just the opposite: a white floor with classic air that has left me speechless because I loved it. I admit that the commitment to a single color is risky, and that it is easy to change in a hospital look, but the truth is that this Warsaw floor passes the test with a note.