Catherine, a founder of Web site about healthful life style
Constantine, the chief of design and style company
Nicholas, their son
Quantity of rooms: 3
Metric spot: 76 m²
Ceiling height: 3 m
Floor quantity: 6
Final yr the family members exchanged their modest apartment in the same neighborhood for a greater lodging of 1955 overlooking a birch wood. Soon after 8 months of renovation operates, it was absolutely fit for residing.
The couple’s passion is travelling. Their preferred locations are Belgium and France – it is there exactly where they drew inspiration from and ordered a big deal of furniture. As for décor factors, most of them come from Berlin.
For the duration of refurbishment the room has modified drastically. In the beginning Catherine attempted working with an architect and a designer, but in the finish made a decision to do everything by herself. This was her first knowledge, and on obtaining a satisfactory outcome, the girl received down to making designer tasks for her mother’s and friend’s apartments.
The hosts had been currently utilized to performing without having corridors while living in a studio apartment. On coming into the lodging you find your self in a guests’ zone united with a dining area. Thanks to this trick, a comparatively tiny metric area was able to contain 2 bedrooms, a spacious bathroom and a couple of storage zones.
Catherine had a clear view of her potential lodging. In accordance to her, there were no doubts − neither in terms of fashion, nor performance. The geometry of room was set by load-bearing beams below the ceiling, symmetrical doors and newly-created molding (the original one was in such bad problem that its restoration had no sense). Remedies concerning the shade assortment and components had been created rapidly: taken as a basis have been neutral grey, contrasting oak flooring, and natural finishing materials. Walls had been covered with eco-paint, wood is all-natural, amongst fabrics — wool, flax and velvet.
A chest of drawers, table, chairs, wall lamp by Amadeus, and velvet sofa by House Spirit arrived from France. Tableware by Villeroy & Boch was brought from Berlin: there it is a good deal less costly. A kitchen set is also German, doors − Dolce Porte, a couch and a flax padded stool − Curations Constrained. Chandeliers, carpet, pillows − Laura Ashley.
A bedroom wardrobe was custom-made in a carpenter’s workshop. Bed − IKEA, arm-chair − Air of Provence, lighting and textile − Zara Home. Photos were purchased in Salzburg last summer season. Functions depicting a small yard in Moscow and Pokrovsky Boulevard were discovered by the hosts in search for previous-timey Moscow sceneries.
Walls in the kid’s area had been supplemented with architectural recesses for developed-in closets. The latter were customized-produced by a neighborhood producer.