Displaying posts labeled "Shelving"


Posted on Fri, 16 Mar 2018 by KiM

Some Parisian fabulousness from architecture duo Gaëlle Cuisy and Karine Martin of . When space is at a premium, these ladies know just what to do, and with a modern aesthetic and a dash of colour.

The Collector’s Apartment

Posted on Tue, 13 Mar 2018 by midcenturyjo

An amazing collection of artifacts and sculpture, an oh so chic apartment, a stunning Eiffel Tower view and not one but eight de rigueur Chandigarh Chairs by Pierre Jeanneret. Serious case of envy on my part. I wish I was the collector who lives in this stylish abode. Appartement Rivoli by .

Photography by Reto Guntil

A new bedroom and library in an old apartment

Posted on Tue, 6 Mar 2018 by KiM

While I anxiously await the project that never seems like it is going to happen (the creation of a library in my third floor unused space), I can only hold back pang sof jealousy when I come across projects like this by Sophie Lallias of . She created a bedroom and library and left a narrow staircase to access the rest of the apartment. 3.5 metre high bookcases allow for maximum use of a very small space and the result is TONS of book storage, a workspace and a cozy bedroom. (That’s FarrowBall’s  wallpaper in the hallway and Cole & Sons  in the bedroom…and these photos are by Benoit Alazard)

Check out another project of Sophie’s here

A library that’s central to all

Posted on Thu, 1 Mar 2018 by midcenturyjo

Haussmannian architecture, signature furniture pieces and a foyer now converted to a library full of books. Just about ticks all the boxes for my perfect Paris apartment. I think I’ll be moving in to this Alma Marceau residence by .

Loft Love

Posted on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 by midcenturyjo

Have I told you how much i love a loft? The soaring ceilings, the open plan living, the industrial vibe. Add a wall of books,a scattering of colourful rugs and a fabulous collection of personal pieces and I want to move right in. Williamsburg Waterfront Loft by , an integrated architecture and interior design practice in New York City.