Holidays are a perfect call to add new elements in apartment interior. As Halloween is getting near, we’ve chosen a few ideas for stylish holiday decor: check out these pumpkin designs, candles and boho chic Halloween-themed corners.
For those seeking home-goods in Lviv, there is a couple of options worth considering: a unique boutique of a renown Ukrainian designer, coziest showroom with plenty furniture options, and a well-known internationally home goods shop (hint: not Ikea!). Hop in for the ride!
Old Store is a concept design store in Kyiv. It embodies the idea of individual and personal approach to the design of things. This is the very first in Ukraine space that houses various design genres such as fashion, interior decor, contemporary art items as well as the whole retrospective of various design objects.
Two young Ukrainian brands came together to create an eco-friendly capsule collection of poufs made of recycled materials. The homey comfort of WOOL BERRY felts teams up with crochet home decor brand TEPLO to bring you the 80% recycled materials comfy crochet pouf called the #Refresh edition.
The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards, now in its ninth year, is a globally recognized competition dedicated to the design of food and beverage spaces. This year four Ukrainian restaurants got into shortlist of this prestigious design award.
Photo: Alterhaus Alterhaus service in Ukraine works the same way as many German construction companies: it is possible to choose one of the suggested repair options directly on the website, immediately calculate the cost and enter the ready-made apartment in 50 days.
The trend for folk-inspired fashion has now hit the interiors’ world and Ukrainian interior design market is not an exception. Folk motifs in interior design lend a cheerful, bohemian element to your home and give a chance to create a special kind of authenticity with bright colors and bold, appealing patterns. Many Ukrainian brands and indie makers are eagerly joining the folk-inspired fashion trends and offer interesting interior design items for homes and offices.
«Destinations» rounds up a list of up-and-coming Ukrainian furniture brands that offer hip, modern and quite affordable items that could be a welcome addition to the interior design of your home or office space.
Spring is the season of apartment repairs in Ukraine. Locals usually plan some minor repair works around the house or apartment early in spring so they will finish them by Easter. Many families are painting their walls fresh or re-decorating while other start the major building projects with the arrival of warm weather. «Destinations» rounds up some ideas and tips on repairing your home.
Villa Tugendhat Museum (Brno), Brno City Council, Lviv City Council, Lviv Architectural Union and Czech Republic Embassy in Lviv are happy to announce the opening of Villa Tugendhat Architectural Exhibition at Lviv Art Palace (17, Kopernika street, Lviv).
Every year Pantone Color Institute experts choose ‘the color of the year’. They have just announced their latest selection for 2017 — greenery. According to Pantone, the bright yellow-green shade of 'Greenery' symbolizes the «reconnection of humans with nature».
P & F Architectural Studio was established many years ago by Lidiya Pfayfer and Olga Fradina. Since then the designers created a lot of successful architectural objects in different European countries. We’ve met with Olga Fradina and talked about her new immersion into ceramics.
Photo Anna Vishtak About 4 years ago Svyatoslav Zbroy and Dmitry Bulgakov established ODESD2 industrial design bureau. Since that time they’ve produced and sold out about 160 types of furniture objects over the world, organized the school for designers and have been promoting “made in Ukraine” design as a competitive, top-grade and unique one.
Photo Viktoria Yakusha Her name is famous not only in Ukraine but also abroad. Her work was included in the “Best Home design” Swiss edition (40 best houses in the world) as well as into “Contemporary villas” collection. Her projects were published in Russian, Israeli, Georgian, Mexican magazines.
Photo by FILD Ukrainian object design is a young industry under development. The local Media started to talk about Ukrainian products about two years ago. Recently we can talk about noticeable development of Ukrainian object design.
HIS (Home Ideas Supply) is the Ukrainian interior design brand, as well as a platform uniting modern Ukrainian design companies. Its mission is the creation of an authentic design that provides an atmosphere for new achievements every day.
Before the interview with Ivan Marchuk I was excited. You can read in Wikipedia that this modern Ukrainian painter, People's Artist of Ukraine, laureate of Taras Shevchenko National Prize of Ukraine, inventor of his unique pliontanism style, in 2007 was included in the list of top-100 outstanding geniuses of our time according to The Daily Telegraph. All prepared questions seemed to me awkward and primitive when I was thinking of the interview with the genius.
Originally from New Jersey, Helen came to Ukraine in June 1998 to work for a US government funded technical assistance program for one year. She enjoyed the country so much that she found a permanent job as Program Hub Director for the US school exchange program FLEX. However, after the birth of a son, Helen’s career took a back seat and she decided to become a full time mother and an active member of the International Women's Club of Kyiv. Nowadays Helen has a dacha in Pyriatyn rayon, Poltava oblast, where she is actively engaged in an exciting hobby — ecological gardening.