Day: May 20, 2017

What Defines Italian Design? (2)What Defines Italian Design? (2)

French architect and one of Molteni&C ‘s top designers, Jean Nouvel, is in the middle of a major development of the Louvre Abu Dhabi. With a fairly clear picture of what I would want as a living room, I visited the numerous designers pages and reviewed examples of their finished work and found a designer that design style really sums up my taste and would love to have design a living space for our abode.italian design

Owned by two of the kindest, loveliest, funniest, and most gracious men I’ve ever met, Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen (for those who don’t know them, they are the design talents who bought Nicholas Haslam’s legendary store / business in Pimlico and made it into their own, and now do the interior design for dozens of extraordinary estates over the world), this country retreat is the kind you always hope to own one day.

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Why Lighting Is So Important For Your Interior Design?Why Lighting Is So Important For Your Interior Design?

Using an interior light shelf with a shed roof is an excellent means of controlling both daylight and heat gain. These outdoor lighting fixtures also meet the safety standards required of exterior electrical devices as they don’t short out or cause fire even if they are exposed to moisture and rain. The installation process was extremely easy took about 30 min for removal of old badges and installation of new ones. I am far from a lighting designer or consultant, so I probably couldn’t begin to understand the complex lighting tools available.

This can be achieved using a series of recessed lights, track lighting, or pendant fixtures along with some well thought out wall sconces that are controlled independent of the overhead lighting. Consider the style of lighting you want to ensure you get the best directional or luminescent type for the setting.

LED technology for interior lighting has come …