For your Sunday viewing pleasure, a 19th century castle located in Niort, France that was completely restored in 2015. It is 700 m² over 5 stories, has 9 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, an enclosed heated saltwater pool, 2 guest houses, garage, workshop, chapel, 6 hectares of land including a pond and direct access to a lake. What more could a person need?? Yours for €1,365,000 via Belles Demeures.
It’s like I say week in week out. If you have to drag yourself into work on a weekend it helps if it’s somewhere stylish and what could be more stylish than a designer’s own offices? Atelier ND Office by who else but Atelier ND Interior.
“Audacious in her choices she has a very recognizable touch. An iconoclast according to some of her reviewers, Victoria-Maria is known for effortlessly mix and match antique and contemporary pieces in her designs. Managing to keep up with current trends all while retaining uniqueness.”
Colour and texture, bespoke and design classic, timeless yet on trend German-born Brussels-based interior architect and designer Victoria-Maria has created a home packed with personality and style.
Better make that red, white and blue AND green. Old meets new in this shingle-clad home in Bellport, Long Island by Michael Vincent Design. The perfect holiday bolthole mindful of the original architecture and age while providing all the modern touches. Bring on the long hot summers.
Inês Bordado Ferrão and Sónia Caldeira Ferrão of Lisbon-based landscape architecture firm Oficina dos Jardins create magical outdoor spaces that are so beautiful with their raw, unstructured approach. This is a random assortment from several of their projects. (Photos: Hugo Santos-Silva, Francisco Nogueira, Fernando Guerra, Yuki Sugiura)