Interior Design

A passion for food and family is rooted in the Italian culture. And uniting both these loves within the confines of the Italian home is la cucina, the kitchen. It is the part of the house towards which the Italian family tends to gravitate, where women share their concerns, where modern Italian men...
Italian Design: a tradition of excellence
Wednesday, March 12TH, 2014 by
  Italian design is a brand in itself. Through its long tradition of knowing, recognizing and creating beauty, Italy has become one of the most renowned countries in the realm of design and good taste. Italian design has come to stand for quality, durability, simplicity, functionality and a...
The art of Italian tiles and decorative floors
Wednesday, February 26TH, 2014 by Paolo Nascimbeni
  Without the shadow of a doubt, the origins of modern Italian flooring and tiles lie in ancient Greek and Roman traditions. The range of floors and  tiles you can find in Italy is endless: from terra cotta to marble,  from simple stones to ...
Le Ceramiche di Vietri
Wednesday, June 08TH, 2011 by Anna De Filippo
Ceramic from Vietri, Campania.  Ph. ©Depositphoto.com/Vercingetorige The uniqueness of Vietri ceramics is safeguarded by its trademark method of production that is both old and traditional. The artistic ceramics of Vietri are mainly represented by majolica and earthenware, most...
Italian door Knockers
Sunday, October 10TH, 2010 by
Lion's head Italian Door Knocker When it comes to interior decorations, first impressions count. An Italian door-knocker is a great way to impress visitors even before they’ve entered your home. They’ll know you’ve got what it takes when it comes to distinction in terms of culture, taste and an...
Italian Interior Design
Wednesday, July 28TH, 2010 by
Italian Interior Design: An Introduction It is no secret that most Italians have an inherent eye for good design, and Italian love for home is second to none. Take these two and combine them, and what you get is the essence of Italian interior design. If you are looking for a way to meet all that...
Salone Internazionale del Mobile di Milano
Monday, April 19TH, 2010 by
Entrance of the Salone Internazionale Del Mobile - Milan The Salone Internazionale del Mobile is the International Furniture Fair held every April in Milan. The Salone is the largest decor trade show in the world and one of the main design industry events held in Europe. In Milan the Salone is a...
Living Room Design in Italy
Tuesday, December 08TH, 2009 by
  White leather sofa in a modern-style living-room   Inside an Italian living room you are likely to notice a few key interior design factors: a lot of natural light, an intelligent use of color, and a general air of comfort, of welcoming, and openness. Italian designers have had a...
An Italian Bedroom - Life style
Tuesday, September 15TH, 2009 by
Italian Bedrooms : Past and Present For Italians, a well-furnished bedroom is not a luxury, it is a necessity. Italian bedrooms embody the importance of the private life for an Italian man or woman, a relaxed place to sleep, dream, nourish, and take part in intimacies. Italian bedrooms: History,...
Designing Children's Rooms
Monday, August 18TH, 2008 by
Coming up with new ideas for your child's room, let alone putting them into action, can seem overwhelming. But Errol Hendrickse, an interior designer on GMTV's popular Hand Over Your House series and one of TV's hottest new interior designers, believes it needn't be a nightmare...