For this apartment in London's Belgravia neighborhood, interiors firm
The Olive Design Studio created a masculine, minimal look with contemporary Italian furnishings and elegant textures. Asian-inspired details provide a nod to the client's primary residence in Singapore. 55
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Furniture from Minotti creates a masculine look in the living room that is softened by an antique chandelier from Talisman and zig-zag patterned cushions from Rubelli Donghia. The artwork that hangs above the sofa is a cityscape of Singapore by British artist Terence Gilbert and was specially commissioned for the home.
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The living room flows seamlessly into the dining room through grand double doors. The wooden flooring connecting the spaces is stained a jet black gloss for a strong look, which is softened by rainbow silk rugs from Minotti. In the dining room, a B&B Italia table is topped with Calacatta Oro marble, and the legs of the leather dining chairs by Minotti are stained black to match the floor. The bronze and onyx wall lights are from Pouenat and the drapery fabrics are from de le Cuona and Rubelli Donghia.
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A custom designed drinks cabinet by Knowles & Christou sits adjacent to a grand period fireplace with contrast marble insets, of which there are several in the home. The mirror, sourced from Louise Bradely, provides understated elegance.
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The kitchen table is a bespoke design from Schotten & Hansen and surrounded by Louis and Victoria ghost chairs by Phillippe Starke for a classic look with contemporary overtones. The striking artichoke artwork by Trowbridge Gallery pulls together all the colors in the room.
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The kitchen is clean and contemporary with high gloss lacquer cabinetry, light-colored glass tile and appliances from Miele and Gaggenau.
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A chaise lounge from B&B Italia provides a spot for lounging in the open and airy hallway. An Asian-inspired triptych hangs on the opposite wall.
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At the center of the master bedroom is an elegant four-poster bed from B&B Italia. The room features Asian-inspired details, including a beautiful Ikebana fabric hand-printed on silk by Knowles & Christou that is used for the window treatments and bed pillows. Complementing the look is the textured
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In the master bathroom, traditional statuary marble is juxtaposed with a black
corian for a clean, masculine look.
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One of the guest bedrooms features a petrol blue theme with wallpaper by Altfield,
artwork by Ben Lowe and fabrics by Evittoni. Completing the sumptuous look are
a bed and side tables from Minotti.
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Another guest bedroom continues the classical, contemporary Italian style of the home with a bed from Minotti. Fabrics by Knowles & Christou provide a subtle Asian-inspired look.
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Grasscloth wallpaper, a vintage sink with Portoro black marble tiles and a wall-mounted
Knowles & Christou mirrored cabinet are eclectic and sophisticated in the guest bathroom.
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Outside the guest bathroom is an elegant contemporary console table by Gotham and mirror by Knowles & Christou.
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A contemporary glass staircase leads to the home’s large outdoor space.
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The roof terrace showcases contemporary Italian outdoor furniture from Go