Bold and Bright: Chic and exuberant interior inspiration from Brazil

Bold and Bright: Chic and exuberant interior inspiration from Brazil

by Maira Serra Teixeira

Hardcover

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Overview

As yet relatively undiscovered, Brazilian interiors have a verve, sophistication, and confidence that lifts the spirits and appeals to the eye. The carefully curated homes featured in this book display all the vibrant personality of the region and their use of exuberant color, design, and pattern is truly life enhancing.

As yet relatively undiscovered, Brazilian interiors have a verve, sophistication, and confidence that lifts the spirits and appeals to the eye. The carefully curated homes featured in this book display all the vibrant personality of the region and their use of exuberant color, design, and pattern is truly life enhancing.

During the 1950s and ‘60s, with its gleaming new space-age capital Brasilia, Brazil was in the vanguard of architecture and design and its interiors still possess a generous dash of glossy modernity and mid-century chic. This sleek contemporary glamour is combined with the rustic, natural materials that are in such generous supply on the South American continent – rough-hewn stone, exotic dark woods and an abundance of jungly greenery.

From city perches in the urban jungle to country homes amid soaring mountains and beach houses sitting serenely above long, unspoilt beaches, Bold and Bright provides a fascinating glimpse into a selection of real-life Brazilian homes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849757560
Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small
Publication date: 11/15/2016
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,272,545
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Maira Serra Teixeira is the Sales and Marketing director at São Paulo's Livraria Freebook, a specialist bookshop devoted entirely to art and design and frequented by the city's interior designers, bloggers, and stylists.

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