The bleached lodges with tile roofs at the coast of the cobalt-blue sea which are laid out by stones rocky narrow small streets, bright red flowers of an oleander at a wooden, shabby door – here one of pictures which emerges before eyes at the word Kerala Home Design Traditional.
But the region of the Mediterranean Sea is much richer and more various, it includes more than 15 countries from three continents of Europe, Africa and Asia: Spain, Italy, France, Greece and Balkans; Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt and Libya; Turkey, Cyprus and Lebanon, all of them introduced the unique color not only in culture, but also in architecture of this region.
The cities of the Mediterranean Sea have much more of general with with each other, than with the continental cities of own states. Style and a way of life of residents of the Italian and French Riviera, island Greece and the South of Spain have something in common among themselves.
architecture and interiors blown by a sea breeze and maintaining the
scorching sun, formed a basis for popular Mediterranean style.
The Moroccan and Turkish styles, despite the belonging to group of the Mediterranean countries, are so original that deserve the separate review though their influence is noticeable also in «classical» Mediterranean interiors.
The main task of houses of the Kerala Home Design Traditional
— to keep a cool inside, and, at the same time, to pass enough light and air. Therefore many houses are covered with white plaster outside and often inside to reflect, but not to absorb a sunlight. Roofs often spread a tile, and over terraces and a patio do floorings of sisal, palm leaves or a bamboo.
The pleasant weakened atmosphere and ease, practicality and lack of pretentiousness which are reached by means of use of natural materials and a natural color palette in registration is characteristic of interiors in the Mediterranean style. If to you to liking this style, it is possible to recreate it in own house or the apartment, having even a minimum of means.
Traditionally allocate two main directions in registration of interiors in the Mediterranean style: Greek and Italian.
If contrast combinations white and blue, with accents citreous, crimson or gentle-pink are inherent in the Greek option, then the Italian style warmer and impressive, in it terracotta, olive and ochers colors are used.
Interiors of the Spanish houses on the Mediterranean Sea gravitate more likely to the Greek option, is frequent with Mauritian motives while the Tuscan warmth and a coziness is closer to French.
Modern interiors in the Mediterranean style often mix stylistic features of the different countries, but maintain everything in modern color scale of the muffled gray and beige tones.
Various opaque plasters will become a sure bet for finishing of walls in the Mediterranean style. The main task to give to walls the invoice here and to create effect of the artificialize easy for negligence.