For all of you living in the Northern Hemisphere: I hope you are enjoying summer (despite Covid19)! My favorite posts in this season are the ones showing Mediterranean summer homes. I love the simple decor, white walls combined with wooden en rattan furniture. Often color is added by using colorful accessories. I personally love the combination of pink, yellow and
When the owners bought this 1950’s home on the island of Ibiza it was in need of an extensive renovation. They worked together with architecture studio Blakstad and interior designer Raúl Martins to create their dream home. Local materials, such as dry stone, juniper beams for the roof, sand and clay, were used as much as possible. The color palette
Casa Palma in Canggu, Bali, is a Mediterranean oasis in tropical paradise. With a swimming pool, outdoor dining areas and beautiful interior design, this luxurious three bedroom villa is the ideal holiday home. Visit Casa Palma’s website for more information. In case you want to decorate your home in a similar style, I have included a ‘shop the look’ section
It is hard to believe that this tranquil 19th century home is situated in the heart of Barcelona. The family home belonging to decorator Marta Tobella even has a small pool and truly is an oasis in the middle of a big city. The decor is a mix of minimalistic and traditional styles, combining natural materials and serene color tones.
I love the colors and simple yet styling decor of this summer house. It’s a dream! Perched on the cliff edge in Plaka, the main town on the Greek island of Milos, the 19th century house (it was built in 1813!) has been carefully restored by K Studio to provide a London-based family with an authentically traditional yet practical summer
This lovely little summer cabin is located in a small fishing village near Gilleleje, just North of Copenhagen in Denmark. It belongs to Simone Polk Dahl. In the summer months she and her family escape city life to spend time in this perfect little haven. You can read more about Simone and her lovely cottage here on My Scandinavian Home.
This beautiful secluded home in Sydney is a holiday oasis within the city. The white base combined with materials such as rustic wood and terracotta tiles gives this home a Mediterranean vibe. This is no coincidence as Megan Burns from CM Studio, the multidisciplinary design studio that is responsible for the redesign of the house, looked at Mediterranean hotels and
For her home on Ibiza (Spain) Dutch interior interior designer Carmen Straatsma has combined glamour and elegance with natural materials such as wood and stone. The touches of soft pink give the interior a feminine look. Shop this style:
This is Jade Jagger’s beautiful bohemian home on Spanish island Formentera. After several years of living on Ibiza, Jade moved to smaller and quieter Formentera. Formentera may be only a short boat ride (11 km) from Ibiza, but has maintained the authenticity that has been partially lost on the neighboring island. Here she and her family bought a traditional Finca