This condominium is within the commune of Campione d’Italia, a small Italian city surrounded by Swiss territory. It is located on the hillside with a panoramic view of the mountains and Lake Lugano, in addition to of town of Lugano, on the alternative shore of the lake.
If anybody goes to understand these cinematic views, it is Sergey Sozanovsky, proprietor of one of many largest movie studios in Ukraine and his spouse Iryna Kostyuk, who’s a TV and movie producer, who use the condominium for holidays with family and friends.
The lake views alone make this one of many world’s greatest houses, however while you issue within the condominium’s inside design by the couple’s pal, inside designer Yana Molodykh, you realise it’s extremely particular certainly. She exhibits us spherical, sharing her hints on how one can create a haven of tranquility as she goes.
Designer Yana Molodykh got here on board comparatively late on within the course of, in 2020, when the primary works have been virtually completed.
‘It was agreed from the very starting that I might be in command of the ornament course of, as I do know my associates’ tastes and preferences,’ says Molodykh.
The designer’s lounge concepts have been about working with the prevailing footprint, and that view after all, however creating the sense of calm. ‘I needed to melt the ambiance and introduce some coziness, so I selected objects with rounded shapes and added some tactility to all rooms by textiles – cotton with silk, wool, carpets and cushions,’ says Molodykh.
In satisfaction of place on the bookcase is a golden eagle vase by Natura Ceramica (opens in new tab), a Ukranian studio, now primarily based in Amsterdam.
‘I used to be impressed by the surroundings outdoors the window: the water, the sky and the mountains – which have totally different colours relying on the seasons – the roofs; and the bell tower within the valley; in addition to my shoppers,’ provides Molodykh, who believes that reflecting the pure world and views within the interiors provides to sense of being at one with the world and aids rest.
Her furnishing selections are stuffed with pure references, as she explains: ‘The Ochre chandelier (seen within the opening picture) evokes the fish leaping out of the lake; the CC Tapis rug appears like circles on the water from a raindrop; and the fluffy Edra Cyprus couch displays the clouds floating outdoors the window, and which regularly “cling” to the mountain.’
Yana Molodykh’s inspiration for the interiors on this Italian lakeside residence got here, as with lots of her tasks, from the pure panorama outdoors. She can be impressed by nice artwork and structure, and by her travels world wide. Sourcing artistic endeavors and commissioning Ukranian artisans for this condominium was an actual pleasure, she says.
This space of the lounge is used for watching TV, but additionally for admiring the sundown over the lake. The Edra On the Rocks couch is ideal for each actions, with its choices for sitting in reverse instructions. A Bolia espresso desk, Gan Rugs carpet, Gubi flooring lamp, and Rossana Orlandi mirror full the scene.
The sensible kitchen-diner is on the decrease flooring of the condominium. Right here too, pure, natural supplies create a way of wellbeing.
‘My shoppers needed to convey a bit of our tradition to their Italian condominium so we adorned every room with objects made by Ukrainian craftspeople and artists,’ explains Molodykh.
Kitchen concepts embody a customized eating desk made by Vasko Sotirov. The tabletop is manufactured from 200-year-old oak, which grew on the territory of an property close to Verona. Different key furnishings embody a classic Turkish carpet, vases by Ukrainian ceramic workshop Gorn ceramics, and an Atelier Areti lamp.
The straightforward, pared again bed room concepts for the primary bed room on the higher flooring are designed to let the lake and mountain view do the speaking. The mattress is by De la Espada.
It is not exhausting to identify the pure theme within the couple’s daughter’s room. Calming blues and neutrals once more reference the lake to create essentially the most enjoyable setting for night time’s sleep.
The bedside desk is by Kartell, the lamp from &custom.
For a house the place the views are all vital, a balcony area to take pleasure in them was simply as vital. Wrapping spherical two sides of the condominium, the balcony consists of comfy seating areas, in addition to this bar stool perch.
Just like the condominium’s homeowners, designer Yana Molodykh is delighted with the way in which the house has advanced organically, embracing the panorama and creating a relaxed sanctuary and retreat for all who’re fortunate sufficient to remain right here. ‘I form of constructed a nest,’ she says. ‘as a result of the image of this household is a hen, a wagtail, in truth.’
It appears like being a nest they’ll return to over and over, every time a contact of calm is required.
Inside design: Yana Molodykh Interiors (opens in new tab)
Pictures: Vigo Jansons (opens in new tab)