Category Archives: Interviews

Modern Home Design: Setting A Definitive Mood for Every Room

Modern home design is all about personalization, evoking emotions, and creating specific atmospheres. There are two different approaches to this. You can choose to have a single concept or motif carry out through the entire home and develop a very … Continue reading

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L.A. Chef Sal Marino gives his view on what makes a great home kitchen

Since 1997, Sal Marino, the professional chef and owner of Il Grano has brought contemporary, authentic Italian cuisine to West Los Angeles. His menu changes monthly to take advantage of organic, seasonal produce and available wild, line caught fish. A … Continue reading

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A Chicago loft kitchen creates beautiful continuum with its surroundings

We interviewed interior designer Thomas Riker of jamesthomas about the kitchen he and his partner, James Dolenc designed for a stunning Chicago loft space. What was the concept for the entire house? THOMAS: The home is for two busy professionals … Continue reading

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Architect Giorgio Borruso on designing concept stores

In the time that’s passed since he designed the innovative Miss Sixty store in South Coast Plaza in the early 2000s, Italian architect Giorgio Borruso’s career has skyrocketed. He has designed concept stores for brands all over the world, from … Continue reading

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