A Black Home in Lyon

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Maison Hand is an interior design studio based in Lyon and founded 10 years ago by Pierre Emmanuel Martin and Stéphane Garotin. They run a boutique in the same city with the most amazing brands among theses many from Italy and Scandinavia which is just a genius interior combination if you ask me. This black home probably has been all white …

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A striking view over the rooftops from Paris

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Louis and Sarah Bonard created their dream home where industry meets design classics in the city of light. After an important renovation process they created a sensation of  openness and generous conditions for sunlight and views at the 200-square-foot apartment. The original full-sized windows were replaced by large metal frames the glass from floor to ceiling. Several walls were removed, and in …

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An eclectic home in Paris

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Interior designer Sandra Benhaumou has lived for years in New York and London and came back to Paris where she shares this apartment with her husband and three children. The house was renovated, keeping its original features - floors, tiles, moldings and respecting the Haussman code - but opening the interior space to create an open-plan living area. Walls were painted in …

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The Jungle Trend: Studiopepe for Spotti

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I am a big fan of Studiopepe and happy to publish another eye candy post of their work. This time they have been teaming up again with Spotti who select furniture and accessories in their showrooms of the best Italian and international brands. Brazil and the Jungle Trend are hot spot right now. Giant palm leaves, rich greens, bold colors as a contrast …

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An eclectic oasis in the city of Paris

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A floor for each family member... Since nothing remained of the original decor, it was rather a chance for the architects who played with the classic codes to find the eighteenth spirit of this place in Paris again. The owner took part in providing with their coup de coeur pieces en interesting mix of contemporary style with some vintage elements such …

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True refinement and style in a Parisian apartment

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Interior Designer Sarah Lavoine has opened a new boutique in Paris Sarah in Saint-Germain des Près presenting her own collection and showing a few other brands too. Her home in Paris looks very much like her boutique with a black & white frame and vintage or moody blue color pops as the main accent color. There is a lot I like about …

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