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18 of the most stunning marble bathrooms

You may not sleep or eat here, but there’s something to be said for creating a spa-like bathroom in your home. We’re talking the...

Berlin new museum building made of marble and natural stone aggregates

David Chipperfield Architects’ new central entrance to the city’s Museum Island has been officially handed over to the State Museums of Berlin prior to...

The Timeless Quality of Natural Stone

by Toni Sabatino* Working in the interior design field has its joys and its challenges. Staying informed about product includes both. I have had the opportunity...

Tom Dixon launches green marble tableware based on visits to India

Tom Dixon has created a collection of candle holders and serving platters made from green forest marble sourced from India, called Rock. The tableware items...

Snug candle holders by Sanna Völker are carved from 500 million year old stones

‘Snug’ candle holders by Sanna Völker are handmade by stonemasons who have mastered their craft for four generations, dating back to 1880. All pieces are...

Objects of desire: How Connemara marble became the ultimate symbol of good taste

Architects and interior designers use materials the way painters use colour. You might pick a material for its appearance, or for qualities such as how...

7 ways to put marble in the home decor without spending a fortune

You stare at those marvellous houses  in Instagram and Pinterest but you do not dare to think if you could possibly adopt the ideas...

Stone tables with design inspired by water forms

During Marmomac, Verona, 2018 six designers completed the challenge of capturing the forms of water modelled by streams, the sea and the rain in...

The Magic of Recreating Ancient Greek Masterpieces

A workshop in Athens produces the only officially-certified replicas of ancient Greek masterpieces which are sold at the country’s archaeological sites, monuments and museums. The...

“Time is stone” is the new theme of 2020 Marmomac trade fair

It will be the concept of “time” that will fill The Italian Stone Theater this year during Marmomac 2020. Reflecting on its symbolic value,...