DECORATING & IDEAS

Il Trullo – Traditional & Luxurious Home Style

Il Trullo – Traditional & Luxurious Home Style

Puglia, southern Italy, the heel of the boot. The region is becoming increasingly popular as travellers discover the area’s varied charms: baroque towns, white-washed trullo houses, olive groves and orchards, blue sea and beaches, plenty of sunshine and excellent cuisine.

A trullo (plural, trulli) is a traditional pugliese stone dwelling with a conical roof. It is specific to Itria Valley, in the Murge area of the Italian region of Puglia. They may be found in the towns of Alberobello, Locorotondo, Fasano, Cisternino, Martina Franca and Ceglie Messapica. Traditionally trullo was built without any cement or mortar, thus avoiding taxation.

Neutral Colors In Home Design

Neutral Colors In Home Design

A quiet, comfortable and harmonious – is this description of the ideal home that we all envision and desire? These are first associations when you think about the interior of neutral colors. Therefore, it is always useful to use this color scheme in home decoration.

Neutral colors are beige, ivory, taupe, black, gray, and white. All shades of gray and brown are suitable for unpretentious decorated sitting corner, but the impression can be completely changed with some glamorous details, such as tufted carpets, modern and impressive glass table or decorative mirror. Similar atmosphere can be achieved in the bedroom, where matt surfaces and soft light enhances the impression of peace and harmony, while fans of a minimalistic luxury will choose blankets and cushions of neutral colors.