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A Family Apartment in Italy, Modern Classics Included

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A Family Apartment in Italy, Modern Classics Included

January 16, 2013

We have a style crush on Italian firm b-arch, headed by Prato-based Sabrina Bignami and Alessandro Capellaro; the duo creates projects featuring a mix of vintage (rustic marble sinks, leather trunks) and modern elements (Vola faucets, midcentury lights), as in this family house in Prato.

To see more of the firm’s work, go to b-arch.

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Above: An all white kitchen with white Vola faucet.

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Above: Throughout the house, b-arch used midcentury classics; in the dining area, a Saarinen Tulip Table is surrounded by Tulip Dining Chairs.

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Above: Vintage pieces contrast with the sleek Saarinen dining set.

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Above: Old meets new: a vintage piano and stool mixed with a Wassily Chair by Marcel Breuer chair and a Tolomeo Mega Lamp with parchment shade.

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Above: A bottle lamp by Martin Margiela (see our DIY: Maison Martin Margiela Bottle Lamps post).

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Above: A rope stair rail (see more at 10 Favorite: Simple Rope Stair Rails).

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Above: The stairway is cleverly illuminated by niche lighting.

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Above: A half-painted wall creates a headboard effect in a guest bedroom/study.

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Above: A pink Panton chair in a girl’s study area.

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Above: A recessed bed in in girl’s bedroom.

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Above: A trio of ceramic lights in the master bedroom.

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Above: The architects hewed to an all-white palette throughout the house.

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Above: A vintage grain sack and a metal filing cabinet add an unexpected note in the master bath.

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Above: A reclaimed vintage marble sink adds a note of rusticity.

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Above: A vintage leather trunk serves as a table in the bathroom.

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Above: A laundry room with curtained sink.

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