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Casa Mari: A Fresh Approach to Apartment Living in Italy

Minimalist living room with exposed wooden beams, built-in storage, and large windows.

Drawing inspiration from the Molisean landscape and the Adriatic Sea, Casa Mari is a groundbreaking apartment design in Guglionesi, Italy, by Lorenzo Pio Paladino. This 2023 project transforms a traditional home into an expansive three-bedroom apartment, emphasizing open living spaces, flexible design, and bespoke features. Distinctive for its lack of doors and its fluid layout, Casa Mari cleverly integrates storage and furniture to define spaces, creating a serene and harmonious environment that marries function with aesthetic appeal.

108_110: Transforming Space with Industrial Chic Elegance

Modern open-plan living space with sleek furniture and large windows.

Nestled in the historic city of Palma de Mallorca, Spain, the 108_110 house beautifully combines minimalist design with an industrial soul. Designed by Chiara Ferrari in 2024, this unique real estate project transforms a former leather factory into a versatile space serving as both a home and a creative hub. The design pays homage to modernist principles, showcasing restored original features alongside sleek, functional furnishings by Fantin.