Cave-Like Villa in Greece Hides Sculptured Living Spaces

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Well-chosen materials and textures throughout add to the originality of this cliffside home in Greece. The post Cave-Like Villa in Greece Hides Sculptured Living Spaces appeared first on Freshome.com. Welcome to the remote Greek island of Santorini, where blue domes and white dwellings embedded in stone celebrate Cycladic architecture. This summer house designed by Kapsimalis Architects is located in Oia, a place known for its “cute” architecture and magical sunsets.

Minimalist Residence in Greece Taking In Endless Sea Views: Villa Melana

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Studio 2 Pi Architecture completed the design and development of Villa Melana , a contemporary seaside residence in Greece. Photography by Erieta Attali, Panagiotis Papassotiriou, Valia Foufa, Pygmalion Karatzas] The post Minimalist Residence in Greece Taking In Endless Sea Views: Villa Melana appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Our Estrella Tiles Bring A Hint Of The Greek Isles To This Bathroom

Granada Tile

Get Inspired Get the Look bathroom bathroom tile cement tile installation ideas Echo Collection Estrella Greece Greek Los Angeles tile installation Our clients, a young couple with a summer place in the Greek islands, looked to their warm weather getaway for inspiration in renovating the bathroom in their Los Angeles home. Estrella tiles from our Echo collection in shades of sky, yellow, white and blue echo their vacation spot’s warm breezes, sunny days and azure waters.

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Visually-Striking Interior Design Exhibited by Residence in Glyfada, Greece

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Residence in Glyfada is a modern two-level private home designed by Dolihos Architects in Athens, Greece. Photos courtesy of Dolihos Architects] The post Visually-Striking Interior Design Exhibited by Residence in Glyfada, Greece appeared first on Freshome.com. The architects opted for a simple shape, with the southwest façade emphasizing on horizontality, “resulting in a seemingly austere, almost monumental design with two major gates.

Scorpions Retreat Infused with Cycladic Details in Mykonos. Greece

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Located on the picturesque island of Mykonos, Greece, Scorpios by Michael Schickinger of Lambs&Lions is an exclusive getaway that celebrates beach culture. Greece appeared first on Freshome.com.

Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue

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Photography by Giorgos Sfakianakis The post Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue appeared first on Freshome.com. The Greek island of Santorini is often associated with fulfilling escapes. Cycladic architecture, whitewashed walls, endless views of the sea and beautiful sunsets make this land surreal. Porto Fira Suites is a tantalizing retreat that reflects the personality of the island.

Floating Apartment in Greece by Urban Soul Project

Trendir Magazine

Located in Thessaloniki, Greece, it has a neutral contemporary interior design laid out at most unexpected angles. Urban Soul Project has designed one of the most unusual apartments that we have ever had the pleasure of covering. The floating effect that comes from the glass water-facing walls, gives the busy design a pause and sense of serenity the residents can enjoy from their living room.

Comprehensive Research Report on Special Building Materials Market in Greece

The A to Z of Building

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Special Building Materials Market in Greece: Business Report 2014" report to their offering. This report is a comprehensive research

Gennadi Grand Resort Redefining Luxury Vacations with Ceramica Mayor

Tile of Spain USA

In Rhodes, an island known for extravagant vacation spots off the coast of Greece, the brand new Gennadi Grand Resort seeks to redefine luxury vacations. Billing itself as a luxury, eco-friendly design hotel, it aims to “bring the outside in” with floor-to-ceiling windows and various eco-conscious design elements including a sloped green roof which helps improve the surrounding climate, and a reverse osmosis plant that provides clean and sustainable water.

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Top 10 Residential Tile Trends for 2020

JG Kitchens

I’ve enjoyed seeing those in Italy, Greece, Germany, California’s Central Coast and Mexico on trips. I love tile! It’s one of the most versatile, durable, low maintenance design materials available anywhere. You can see still see intact tile installations created hundreds or thousands of years ago when you travel to historic sites. What’s hot now for your home? Check out these top 10 tile trends for 2020 in my latest Forbes.com article.

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Installation Equation: A Cement Tile Patchwork in Beverly Hills

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The yogurt is flown in fresh from Greece, while many of the the mix-ins come from local farms. Pick a classic combo of yogurt and honey or go bold with a parfait—and it’s all served in terra-cotta pots, also hailing from Greece, which can be reused in myriad ways. Over the last couple of months, we’ve seen some outstanding cement tile installations featuring patchwork designs from Granada Tile.

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Timeless to Timeworn: 4 New Stone-Look Collections Made In The USA

Garden State Tile Blog

The Marmo Bianco porcelain collection mixes a refined selection of luxurious white marbles quarried from the most renowned sites in the world: Italy and Greece.

Modern Greek House Design Exploring Traditional and Up-to-Date Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The island of Kea in Greece seemed the perfect location to settle down and enjoy magical breezes serpent among olive trees. Photos by Yiorgis Yerolymbos present the private stone house on the island of Kea in Greece as a beacon of modern lines at night, capturing views of the awe-inspiring waters beyond. It’s easy to imagine living in a modern Greek house like this one for anyone who ever visited Greece.

Spain Takes the Stage at Cersaie 2014

Kitchens for Living

Tile has been used in building as far back as 3000BC in ancient Greece. Tile of Spain, a collective of 90 Spanish ceramic wall and floor tile manufacturers, recently showcased new collections and innovations at the Cersaie 2014 show. Held last month in Bologne, Italy, Cersaie is THE yearly international exhibition of ceramic tile. Porcelanosa – Antique Series. Porcelain floor tile (23X23″) in black.

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5 Cement Tile Patterns You’ll Love For Your Boho Chic Home

The Cement Tile

Our selection of Mediterranean tiles lets you create an old-world feel, whether you’re trying to emulate Greece, France, Morocco or any other exotic culture of this region.

Playful Mix of Textures Driving Energy Inside Modern Greek Residence: A&A House

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A&A House in Athens, Greece is a three-floor, L-shaped private residence developed by WoARCHITECTS around an inner garden: “Every space is developed in the perimeter of the courtyard and therefore, through the existence of light and water, a dynamic relation of view, luminosity and reflection is created between the inside and outside spaces.”

Eclectic London Apartment Takes Inspiration from Greek Homes

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

” Parisian apartments and Mediterranean houses inspired the redesign. “Plastered white arched joinery across the flat evoke seaside houses on an island in Greece and bespoke molded bedroom and wardrobes’ doors could easily bring your imagination to one of those elegant flats in Paris,” the architects added. Ardesia Design completed the renovation of a mansion block apartment in Maida Vale, London.

Modern Marble Design Pioneers

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A soft stone that originated in Greece, marble has been a symbol of prestige through the ages since 447 BC when the Parthenon was designed and constructed on the Athenian Acropolis. Greece is built on a bed of marble, which has been mined in the Penteli mountain quarry for hundreds of years and is still used in the construction of buildings, statues and monumental structures throughout the nation. By: Emily Ford, Property Institute.

Avente Tile Talk: Pavers, Tiles and Fountains: Mediterranean.

Tile Talk

Dating as far back as ancient Greece and Rome, these garden/courtyard areas were common amongst both the wealthy palaces as well as the smaller village homes. Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Pavers, Tiles and Fountains: Mediterranean Gardens and Courtyards. It is a warm summer evening in the south of Italy and the garden beckons for company. The extended sunshine hours have cultivated the blooming of wisteria, star jasmine, and roses climbing along the trellises and arbors.

Our Fez Cement Tiles Get The Vote At Seattle Restaurant Omega Ouzeri

The Cement Tile

Based around the long-standing tradition of mezedes – small portions, of exceptional food, to be shared by everyone around the table, the restaurant has been consistently lauded by patron and critic alike for its food (“I was in its thrall starting with the olive-oil martini made by infusing vodka with koroneiki Kalamata extra virgin olive oil from Greece,” wrote Providence Cicero in the Seattle Times) and its atmosphere.

Our Fez Cement Tiles Get The Vote At Seattle Restaurant Omega Ouzeri

The Cement Tile

Based around the long-standing tradition of mezedes – small portions, of exceptional food, to be shared by everyone around the table, the restaurant has been consistently lauded by patron and critic alike for its food (“I was in its thrall starting with the olive-oil martini made by infusing vodka with koroneiki Kalamata extra virgin olive oil from Greece,” wrote Providence Cicero in the Seattle Times) and its atmosphere.

Distinctive Traditional Design Unveiled by Lovely Boutique Hotel in Santorini

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Design firm Patsios recently updated Cave Suite, a spectacular boutique hotel on Santorini Island in Greece, overlooking the Aegean Sea. Its reconstruction is part of a larger project initiated by Captain’s Houses chain: “The interior design aims to create a sense of comfort and relaxation as well as a subtle feeling of luxury giving out hints of the recognizable elegant style of the rest hotel’s suite.

40 Stunning Luxury Bathrooms with Incredible Views

Trendir Magazine

And the ocean home in Greece has incredible vistas to boot. There are rooms with a view, and then there are bathrooms with a view. What better way to bathe or shower? We've collected 40 of the most stunning, most luxurious bathrooms with incredible vistas if we do say so ourselves. We've got ocean, mountain, treetops, river and desert views. And all of the bathrooms are pretty spectacular themselves.

The 20 Most Visually Enticing Stone Facades Ever Presented on Freshome

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Rocky Architecture Meets Ultimate Holiday Thrills in Mykonos, Greece Set in the natural rocky landscape of Mykonos and offering open views of the Aegean Sea, Rocky Retreat Two is a perfect holiday escape for those in search of special accommodations. Charming and mysterious at the same time, stone facades continue to be a widespread exterior design choice at a time when new construction materials are being developed at a fast pace.

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10 Bathrooms With a View You Must See

Trendir Magazine

Greece From the moment you saw this photo the very first thing you may have noticed is that the bathtub is partically in the ground. What really caught our attention from this home in Greece is the sunken marble bathtub. But, even though the bathtub and design of this bathroom are impressive nothing beats the view of Greece from above. Enjoying a glorious view while taking a bath is a dream for many individuals that live in the city.

The 31 Best Residential Design Blogs Featuring Awesome Cement Tile (A Definitive List For Encaustic Tile Enthusiasts)

The Cement Tile

Meet Melina Divani, creator and blogger of Decoholic Interior Design , who blogs from her home in Thessaloniki, Greece. If you’re a connoisseur of stunning interiors looking for a list of interior design blogs featuring beautiful cement tile images, practical advice on installing and incorporating cement tiles into residential and commercial projects and insightful tips on how to make the most of this popular material, you’ve come to the right place.

Sleep Like a King: Dreamy Baldachin Ideas

Trendir Magazine

King Platform Canopy Bed Frame via Remontbp San Giorgio Mykonos Hotel in Greece via Hannah Shelby Cool bedroom with a canopy bed via Mama365 Bedroom design by Blackband Design Bright and white bedroom by Patty Malone White bedroom via Imachination Simpler fabrics like cotton and linen are great at creating the rustic or country vibe. When you don’t have a lot of space in your bedroom, there is one trick that can completely erase the fact and make your bedroom look suburb.

Here We Indigo-go-go

Design With an Attitude

Picture it: Greece, stark white buildings with shocks of indigo in the doorways, on the patios and in the details. Last week we talked about keeping your space fresh with whites. This week we’re sharing our love for indigo: it’s not navy and it’s not just a trend. Indigo has been used for centuries in décor. It’s more broody than deep blue and more dramatic than purple. In accent pieces, it can anchor a room. As a wall color, it will dramatically change the mood of a room.

Exotic Thai Cultured Theme Suites at Plaza Athénée Bangkok

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Astarte Suites is a spectacular 9-room complex designed by Aygoustis Krousis and located on a cliff on the beautiful Santorini Island in Greece. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. Freshome. Freshome. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. ★ Sign in. Exotic Thai Cultured Theme Suites at Plaza Athénée Bangkok. Facebook Twitter. Next Post.

Refreshingly Raw Design: The Line Hotel in Koreatown, Los Angeles

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Artistic and Unconventional Design Showcased by the NEW Hotel in Athens, Greece. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. Freshome. Freshome. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. ★ Sign in. Refreshingly Raw Design: The Line Hotel in Koreatown, Los Angeles. Facebook Twitter. Next Post. -->.

The Finalists – 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition

Life of an Architect

Space Time-Capsule Designer : Natalia Bazaiou and Athina Siga – Athens, Greece and Serres, Greece Bio : We areAthinaSiga and NataliaBazaiou both architects, friends and former fellow students. The Finalists – 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition … there are a lot of people from around the planet who are anxiously awaiting these results.