Whereas the considered uncovered brick may think of a gap-in-the-wall Italian bistro, there are plenty of ways in which this basic look might be included into a contemporary area. The 5 houses on this submit vary from the darkish and glossy to sunny and welcoming however every makes use of the distinctive texture and really feel of uncovered brick to create an area that’s really particular.
The primary residence we’re that includes is a residence native in Prague, from designer Angelina Alekseeva. In contrast to some areas that depart only one wall in uncovered brick for impact, this one retains the tough purple bricks out within the open on a number of partitions. The look contrasts with the graceful, completed wood flooring and extremely trendy furnishings for a classy ‘unfinished’ really feel.
The softness of the impartial furnishings and the arduous partitions and flooring makes it that a lot simpler to settle in on the couch or the comfortable inbuilt seating subsequent to the indoor hearth pit.
The second house is from designer Howard Chu and makes use of a number of totally different techniques to include naked brick, together with one accent wall with the drywall damaged away for exactly that Italian bistro look we spoke of earlier.
The brick carries over very efficiently into the house workplace space that options chevron striped hardwood flooring. There isn’t any higher pairing, it appears, then hardwood flooring and uncovered pink bricks.
The remainder of the house is noticeably clean, from hardware-much less cabinetry to glossy monitor lighting and glistening granite counter tops.
Our third instance comes from designer Elena Arsenteva. It’s not too troublesome to attract some parallels between this area and the primary one we noticed. Each function delicate grey furnishings and clean, mild wooden floors together with uncovered brick accents. This condo, nevertheless, has a way more industrial loft really feel, with not one of the luxurious trappings of the primary choice, only a easy kitchen and comfy front room.
For a bit extra vibrancy, we will flip to this fourth dwelling from designer and architect Vladimir Bolotkin. The purple accents actually deliver the nice and cozy industrial vibe on this condominium to life. The identical could be stated for the creatively textured space rug and pops of yellow within the furnishings.
The floating bookshelves, which seem like little greater than precariously stacked books towards the wall, can’t go unnoticed right here.
The uncovered brick within the trendy toilet is delicate however extraordinarily efficient in giving the world a bit push in the direction of previous world appeal and retaining it from feeling too minimalist.
The fifth and last condominium makes rather more polished use of uncovered brick. The accent wall in the lounge is sure, unfinished, however the brick is completely even and clean, making it modern but textured.