Most often, it is white marble along with lighter tones of wood that seem to find space in the modern rustic or farmhouse kitchens. But those looking for something far more masculine and dashing can try out black marble countertops or dark grained hardwood.
Step-down or sunken living spaces have a long history that goes back to the late ‘50s. The style is making its way back to the modern interiors because of more practical purposes. This style of dropping the floor is necessary where raising the roof is not possible. The use of partitions, walls, or thresholds also facilitates smooth transition from one material to another, which is rather difficult with open floor plans characteristic of mainstream design.
Would you want your car parked right inside your home? For many, it could appear bizarre. But there are a few who think otherwise.
Crafted to showcase the very best of country style from Southern France, it captures and translates the many sights, sounds, flavors and the dreamy magic of sunny summer evenings in Provence into the modern home. It is easy to instantly fall in love with this artisanal kitchen that is filled with the very best of modern kitchen appliances, even as it enchants you with stone and marble worktops, textured walls and traditional cabinets set into masonry niches.
Adding wood and marble to the kitchen is easier than it sounds. While many of these kitchens do require a touch more care and maintenance, their aesthetic charm and uniqueness is well worth the additional time and effort. Smart, functional and at times simply sensational, it is time to bring home both marble and wood!
We did talk about the minimalist appeal and the space-savvy design of contemporary fireplaces, and the three kitchens below showcase this aspect in a truly mesmerizing fashion. The first kitchen in white utilizes the fireplace as a sculptural focal point that wows you instantly and gives the kitchen a fiery, dynamic backdrop. The second contemporary kitchen clad in marble turns the cool fireplace with a Calacatta marble surround into a feature that binds together the cozy conversation zone. And even if you want to usher in a hint of rustic magic into the contemporary kitchen, the sleek fireplace fits in elegantly!
Since Jai structures them in gloss chromed metal, you have the option of going with either a black or a white mat lacquered wooden top.
There are indeed many who cannot bear even the thought of leaving their beautiful beasts out while they sleep inside in luxury. Let‘s look at how the decor of your home would change if you decide to park your car right inside your living room.
Try bringing back the traditional sofas made out of teak, walnut or mahogany, and you will know what it means to recline in those royal seats.
This time he has done a fabulous job in presenting a new furniture set called Lacoon for Desiree Divano. The set includes a snug armchair with a swivel coffee table for placing a cup of tea or a laptop, and a stylish sofa to beautify your living room or the guest area.