The more you try to explain such things as happiness and serenity, the further the turbulent flow of everyday life moves away from them. The more thoroughly you try to create the perfect interior, the more it looks like the one for staying overnight rather than living.
The COVID-19 outbreak seems to have come out of nowhere and caught us at a time when we were unprepared for the changes in our spiritual and physical liabilities. One of the main concepts that underwent a radical reassessment was the house — the only place that patiently kept cool all the time and protected us from external irritants. The pandemic has forced adjustments to the "we-home" relationship for us to be prepared for new outbreaks of pandemics. And after — the home will never be the same as before.
Home isolation has pushed Serhii Makhno to an important conversation about his major design projects: Serhii Makhno's apartment and house. The world knows them as Wabi Sabi Apartment and Shkrub House — winners of international competitions, heroes of world magazine covers. Serhii calls them simply — home.
There’s just something more than ‘this color is nice, let’s take it’. Together with the studio owner Serhii Makhno and the architect Alexander Kovpak we gathered the pieces of advice for choosing colors in interior design.
A person spends more than a half of their life working. And more rarely, they agree to do it in the walls of an uncomfortable office having an uncomfortable workplace. Companies, in turn, have realized that an investment in an office is an investment in results of its employees. Schedules become more convenient, there are a good ventilation in offices, lounge rooms and coffee points; its interior matches the company's values. We are showing some examples of the companies that have recently renewed their offices and talking about current trends in the design of working spaces.
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This year in Milan's top 3 - CC-Tapis, Magis and Sanwa. To tell you how they surprised us, we prepared series of blogs which are called "By the footsteps of iSaloni». Read the third episode above.
The evolution of this room was followed at Salone del Mobile.Milano – the main event of the year in the interior design sphere. The second blog from our series "by the footsteps of iSaloni": bathrooms.
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