Last week I was in NY for a work trip and as soon as I got a few hours free on the weekend, I visited this amazing concept store in Soho.
While the entrance could be a bit intimidating (the lift from the road is a bit like: ‘Where the hell am I going?’), once you get at the 3rd floor you’re catapulted into the most beautiful light-filled open-air apartment in the heart of SoHo.
Hello! I’m still recovering after the last two weeks from all the emotions I’ve been through.
Everyone said organising a wedding is stressful (I would say more fun than stressful), but no one ever told me that you will still feel so full of the emotions a few days after.
I don’t want to turn this blog into a wedding one but I just thought I’d share with you my mood board and hopefully, once I got our professional photos I could share a few more with you:
Last weekend it was Openhouse here in London, the most amazing architectural festival that gives free public access to lots of buildings in the capital and around the country. While most of the people generally hit for the iconic buildings in the city center, this year I opted to stay local and I discovered a beautiful gem just around the corner from my house:
This new build is designed by 6aArchitects and is nestled tightly into an irregular corner plot in North London and is split into three apartments.
The client – an artist and restaurateur – briefed the architects with a series of her own photographs depicting the stacking of everyday objects. The result is a minimal space, with a very strong character. The materials are rough ready, a perfect combination of wood, exposed concrete, brass and scratched white stucco.
Black Stone Building_ILBT
The featured staircase is the fluid that connects the 3 apartments. The top floor apartment is the most beautiful one and has been decorated by the homeowner with an exquisite taste using a mix of old and new pieces.
Whoop Whoop….. I’m delighted to announce that my blog has been nominated for the Amara Interior Blog Award 2017 as a ‘Best Newcomer Blog’ !!!
If you’ll have a minute, please give me your vote! It will only take few second and you will make me very happy… You’ll have time until Friday 15th September 2017!!
Thank you very much in advance!
I cannot believe it’s been 1 year since my blog adventure began!!! When I first started I couldn’t imagine that I would stick to it and keep posting, and now here I am, writing a quick summary of this year so far:
1/ I met lots of lovely people who share the same interests as me, both here and on Instagram, I couldn’t imagine the big and friendly the community is;
2/ My house got published in a few online magazines and websites, very excited about that, it’s nice to share my little space with other people;
3/ I’ve been nominated for the Amara Interior Blog Awards under the Newcomers Blog category! I’m very excited about this and I’d thrilled just to get the chances to get into the finals, but of course, I need your help!!!Voting is gonna start soon…