Many don’t know that I actually love interior design almost as much as I love fashion! It took me ten years to renovate our home until I was happy with the result, so I have had many experiences (good and bad) and a lot of fun making our house a home.
We want to share with you that local knowledge and contacts book so you can carve an easier path to finding a great interior designer and home stores that offer you a whole world of designs and styles right here on your doorstep.
It is great to have a peek inside the houses of others – to be inspired by their take on Mediterranean living. That is exactly what we do when we visit the home (featured on the cover) of my dear friends Fabrizio and Carla Plessi. Having attended some great parties at their home, I know that they have truly managed to create a comfortable family enclave, while balancing it with an artistic flair which only those blessed with an abundance of creativity can muster.
We showcase the home of local architect García-Ruiz – another creative masterpiece – on page 78, and of American artist Natasha Zupan, who lives in a quaint cottage in Valldemossa, on page126.
We meet five young dynamic architects on page 85 who are making their mark on the local construction scene with their modern take on design.
World-famous Danish fashion designer Malene Birger has had a home on Mallorca for many years and we find out how her life has taken a new direction, on page 60.
Make your life easy when moving here by checking out our comprehensive guide to living on Mallorca on page 44 and if you have not already decided where you want to put down roots, then read Best Places to Live on page 94 to gain an insight into different areas of the island.