Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
Instagram
Pinterest
Skip to main content
RECDI8 Studio: Exploring The Charming Limits Of Interior Design

Discover the RECDI8 Studio, the best Spanish interior design has to offer in one charming, professional team.



When you think of Spanish interior design,
The Best Tips To Style Your Mid-Century Dining Chair

Choosing the single best mid-century dining chair can be quite the hassle. Our mission is to make your life a little easier.



When it comes to the perfect
IMM Cologne: 7 Facts You Will Want to Know Today!

The pathway to IMM has begun, and here are some facts you should know.



IMM Cologne is getting closer by the day, so it is time we start prepping for what is cut out
home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas 1 6 740x410

When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!

SEE ALSO: THE TOP 10 BEST SUMMER COLORS FOR YOUR HOUSE

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas banner we blog

 

With its spectacular 19th-century painted ceiling and herringbone parquet flooring, this Paris apartment embodies the ideals of the city’s Haussmannian architecture. Isabelle Stanislas sought to create a dialogue between “old and new” when designing the space for an art collector client.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas 1 6

A pair of Pierre Paulin’s Groovy chairs, an antique French settee and a Karl Springer coffee table occupy the living room of a home in Purchase, New York designed by Sasha Bikoff. The ceiling fixture is by Barovier & Toso.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas csjk

In a Gramercy Park apartment, Alexandra Loew used sculptural, chromatic pieces as counterpoints to the space’s classical architectural details.The contemporary photos are by Donald Sultan and Matthew Pillsbury, the Ribbon Chairs are by Jan Eckselius and the 1970s cocktail table is by Lella and Massimo Vegnelli.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas Old vs New Historic homes with modern appeal 2 1024x742

When interior designer Catherine Kwong created the living room of the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase, she sourced an antique gilt mirror with carvings that echo the ceiling’s fine gold detailing. The custom-painted floor design was inspired by a Cy Twombly painting.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas Old vs New Historic homes with modern appeal 3

For the wall surface of a Greenwich Village duplex’s double-height living room, architect Michael Haverland reinterpreted the pattern of the original coffered ceiling using computer-generated shapes. The blue wool-upholstered armchairs are by Marco Zanuso, and the ottoman is by Edward Wormley.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas Old vs New Historic homes with modern appeal 5

The Ett Hem hotel in Stockholm, Sweden was designed by Ilse Crawford and her firm, Studioilse. Crawford updated the property — a 1910 Arts and Craft building — with a mixture of vintage and modern furnishings.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas stoc

Douglas Mackie reinterpreted this mid-19th-century London townhouse for the modern age by installing a subdued silk wallpaper, and using sophisticated, simple pieces that include a linen-clad Christian Liagre sofa and a Callum Innes painting.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas 22

The gray silk-sheathed drawing room of a London residence by Peter Mikic features a gilt 19th-century mirror, a marble fireplace surround from Chesney’s and photography by Miles Aldridge.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas 12

In a Paris residential project known as Apartment 002, Bismut & Bismut placed objects, including Eileen Gray Transat armchairs and a bronze César sculpture, on white platforms that seem to hover around a PETAL coffee table by the designers.

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas sa

In a 19th-century Connecticut barn John Barman created a scheme that combines citrus hues with a laid-back, mid-century vibe (note the Hans J. Wegner Papa Bear chairs).

These historic homes have distinctive architectural details, but they subtly mix contemporary, vintage and antique furnishings. The result? Spaces artfully eclectic, both stylishly edgy and comfortably classic. Step with us inside “the best of both worlds” and see home design ideas!  home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas Image00001 3

Apple's new store in London has reopened following a major renovation by Foster + Partners that incorporates the tech giant's new approach to retail. The Regent Street store – Apple's first outpost in Europe when it opened in 2004 – was closed for a lengthy period while it was revamped according to the company's new interior design format. Apple's new store Apple's new store in Regent Street by Foster + Partners banner weblog 2 home design ideas When History meets Modernity: 10 home design ideas banner weblog 2

SOURCE: 1stdibs

_
WE REALLY HOPE YOU LIKED OUR ARTICLE. FEEL FREE TO PIN ALL THE IMAGES TO YOUR FAVORITE PINTEREST BOARD OR TO PRINT IT AND USE IN YOUR MOOD BOARD. YOU CAN ALWAYS CHOOSE TO FOLLOW US AND SEE THE COVERAGE OF THIS EVENT STEP BY STEP. FOLLOW US ON PINTEREST , TWITTER OR SUBSCRIBE HERE AND DON’T MISS A SINGLE BREATH.