Designing the house in Mediterranean rustic style produces in mind bright summer days, arched cusped doorways, rustic vintage wooden furniture, rough patinas and imperfect neutral colors. Old wrought iron is utilized throughout the home. A beautiful old teak balcony railing accents the unfinished wooden ceiling beams. A boldly beautiful statement that’s repeated within the fireplace mantel which can be made from reclaimed old antique doors and arches, studded with iron medallions.
Built-in niches and alcoves are resplendent using the heavy white textured wall finish. A carved whitewashed rustic arched mirror earns depth for the room. A cozy oxcart daybed with scattered pillows peeks from beyond the formal room, and so on top of the fireplace sits an eclectic portray in earthy colors.
Arches and columns are found through the entire house, cusped doorways, beautiful dark wood carved accent doors and windows, mantles that display treasures from a travels. The antique triple arched architectural veranda accents the view for the courtyard where sits an attractive three tiered fountain. An antique door in dark teak and gorgeous carved detail is viewed with climbing ivy and moss giving the soft warmth of aged wood and old bygone days. Sun soaked doors and also the resplendent rustic architecture brings within the classic ambiance of Tuscany. Unpretentious colors and natural fabrics like handloom cotton bed throws and silk curtains accent the taste. Bold designs and patterns complement the style, whether modern contemporary or traditional style.
Earthy red tile contrasts together with the deep ochre patina of rustic old door cabinets that store your china. The doors are hand carved with old traditional designs and still have seen several shades of color as the years use, the nice thing about worn patina and sun bleached doors is indescribable. Warm earthy tones and natural fabrics, cotton patchwork toss pillow and sheer curtains add towards the romance of dark woods and burnished hardware. Mosaic tile credenza with wrought iron facade in distressed blue emboldens the spirit of Mediterranean decor.
In the warm desert climate limestone washed rustic white doors and furniture was implemented to keep the interiors cool and relaxed. And then the colour of the oceans and seas, aqua blue, teals and turquoise work as contrast for the white and split the uniformity. Distressed blue consoles and cabinets, old handmade turquoise armoires have a pivotal role in Mediterranean interiors. Old antique patterns and handcrafted within the old business cards and fliers the sideboard together with the iron straps works to be a media console.