This Week's Table of Contents: Greek Isles by

Issue 20 · Greek Isles · May 19, 2014

This Week's Table of Contents: Greek Isles

Issue 20 · Greek Isles · May 19, 2014

Whitewashed walls, cloud-free skies, olive branches, and a view of the Aegean—this week we’re looking to the Greek Isles for design inspiration. Put on your sunglasses.

Greek Isles Issue Image | Remodelista

Above: How soon till summer? Join us as we follow the sun this week.


Terracotta pendant lights | Remodelista

Above: A modern take on taverna lighting, the terracotta pendant is having a renaissance. In our Favorites column, Izabella rounds up 10 standout examples. For all our favorite Ceramics, peruse our image gallery.


Designner Michaela Scherrer's ancient Greek-inspired spa bath | Remodelista

Above: In Tuesday's House Call, we present the world's tiniest spa bath—with a partially subterranean tub inspired by a design from ancient Crete. 


Julie Carlson olive branch kitchen tableau | Remodelista

Above: Are you open to faux foliage? We didn't think we were—until Julie came clean and showed us the eternal olive branches on her kitchen shelf. In this week's Design Sleuth she reveals her source for convincingly real fakes, Greek greenery edition.


DIY braided drawer pulls from Reading My Tea Leaves | Remodelista

Above: Have some drawers in need of a quick upgrade? On Thursday, check out Erin's easy DIY Project: braided leather pulls. (And, in the meantime, have a look at some other Leather DIYs and Leather Cabinet Hardware.)


Serifos house in the Cyclades by George Zafiriou and Manolis Panetlidakis | Remodelista

Above: This week's Architect Visit takes us to the island of Serifos, in the Cyclades, for a tour of a cliffside villa with built-in furniture. For more beach house ideas, have a look at our Summer Bedroom and Summer House issues.

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