19 Romantic Rooms in Italian Homes is by Colleen Egan and appears in Architectural Digest.
“Whether it be a chic metropolitan apartment or a quaint villa in the countryside, Italian living spaces of all kinds exude elegance. The decor often draws from the country’s rich culture, boasting traditional art (like frescoes and sculptures) and warm color palettes reflective of the landscape. But don’t think Italy isn’t at the forefront of contemporary design—they often just pair it with classic regional influences to create a stylish blend of modern and historic. We’ve dipped into the AD archives to find 19 of our favorite interiors from the country’s most impressively decorated Italian homes. From a monochrome penthouse apartment in Naples to a colorful medieval castle in Umbria, these rooms are bound to inspire you to live la dolce vita...”
(Rooms #’s 1, 7 & 19 all feature the library as part of their romantic setting)
Please click here to read the descriptions of all 19 rooms and to view the accompanying photos.