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Monday June 30th, 2014

sneak peeks by 22

Bright and Airy in Madrid

Four years ago, when Margarita and Antonio found this apartment in Madrid, Spain, they knew it would be perfect for their growing family – after a few renovations, that is. But because the apartment had been built in 1932 and designed by renowned Spanish architect, Antonio Palacios, it was an historically protected building, and so…

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Monday April 21st, 2014

Friday August 23rd, 2013

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A Mediterranean-inspired Spanish beachhouse

For most of the week, Federico Gimenez lives  in Almería, a Spanish city with a population of 150.000 that boasts a moorish fortress, a cathedral and a port. But whenever he can pull free from his graphic design job and city life, he drives 40 minutes away to his Mediterranean beach house,  in the heart…

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Monday February 14th, 2011

Monday December 20th, 2010

anne ditmeyer, interior design, sneak peeks by 25

sneak peek: casa radas / MisMAS

sneak peek: casa radas / MisMAS

Five years ago, Cecile Carré founded MisMAS, an interior design studio, and adopted the concept of interior design for everybody. Based in Barcelona, the company provides a tapas-style “menu” with a lot of “plates” to choose from, depending on your budget. As with Cecile’s own home, “Casa Radas,” MisMAS mixes contemporary design with old things,…

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Monday December 6th, 2010

Monday April 5th, 2010

interior design, sneak peeks by 21

sneak peek: rocío fueyo

sneak peek: rocío fueyo

rocío fueyo, an advertising art director in madrid, spain, has always had a love for interior design.  longing to decorate a blank space from top to bottom, rocio’s all-white apartment became the perfect opportunity. the neighborhood where rocío lives, malasaña, was originally created as low income housing, but has become the “it” place for creative…

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Friday May 8th, 2009

interior design, sneak peeks by 14

sneak peek: blanca gomez

sneak peek: blanca gomez

today we’re traveling to madrid to the home of the talented illustrator blanca gomez of cosas minimas (which translates to “tiny things”). her work is often described as colorful, playful and whimsical, so it’s so fun seeing those bits of fun work their way into her home (which doubles as her studio). we’re so glad…

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Monday March 16th, 2009