This 12 months, the most-read lookbooks included wood-panelled dining rooms, properties with space-saving pocket doorways and rooms with stunning and sensible bookshelves.
Learn on to find 10 of our hottest lookbooks of 2023:
This lookbook for booklovers was our most-read lookbook this 12 months. It showcased properties the place designers have created trendy bookshelves – each wall-mounted and built-in.
Among the many initiatives on present is an apartment in Madrid, Spain, which was designed by Spanish studio Zooco Estudio and options white shelving models that span two flooring and supply loads of house to retailer studying supplies.
There’s loads of kitchen inspiration to be discovered on this lookbook, which explored kitchens with tiled worktops.
Among the many examples is a New York condo that encompasses a kitchen island coated in oxblood-coloured tiles (above), in addition to a pastel-hued Belgian kitchen and a vibrant Spanish kitchen in a former bike workshop.
The bedrooms on this lookbook vary from a Mexican bed room with a concrete mattress to a comfortable house in a former ladies’ college in Puglia, all in a color palette that primarily options beige, grey, and heat brown hues.
To create soothing, calming bed room areas, partitions had been left naked and the quantity of artworks and private objects had been stored to a minimal in these initiatives.
Biophilic design, which goals to create areas wherein people are extra related to nature, has been a development this 12 months and appears set to proceed its ascent in 2024.
Properties with indoor trees, aquaponic programs with stay fish, inexperienced roofs and verdant courtyards full of vegetation are among the many biophilic inside design examples on this lookbook.
Slim inside layouts might be onerous to brighten, however this roundup gave loads of examples of how one can work with tight dwelling areas, kitchens wedged into corridors and interiors in skinny Japanese houses.
Suggestions embody including split-level flooring, utilizing built-in furnishings so as to add visible depth and utilizing glass doorways to permit extra gentle to penetrate the home.
This lookbook offered eight well-organised kitchens, the place good storage options assist to cover muddle and create a extra nice cooking expertise. The initiatives, which vary from compact flats to home extensions, use hooks, nooks, racks, cabinets, cubby holes and show models to make one of the best use of house.
Featured kitchens embody the above instance from London, which makes use of multifunctional plywood partitions with arched openings and alcoves for storing belongings.
Dreamy bedrooms from Mexico to Thailand had been showcased on this lookbook, which gathers interiors that use earthy color palettes and pure supplies to evoke a way of calm and tranquility.
Earthy browns, impartial beige and tan colors are complemented by terracotta and inexperienced hues to create bedrooms with a peaceable environment, whereas supplies embody stone, timber, linen, clay accents and limewash finishes.
Whether or not it is a renovated Twenties Stockholm condo clad in Swedish Ekeberg marble, or a toilet in an art-deco constructing coated in inexperienced Verde Aver marble (above), this lookbook showcases how the sturdy materials can be utilized to create elegant interiors.
Pocket doorways – sliding doors which can be designed to fit right into a wall cavity to allow them to keep hidden from view – had been the topic of this lookbook, which was one of the crucial well-liked of final 12 months.
The answer is very helpful for rooms the place there is not sufficient house for a door to open outwards and for places the place it is sensible for the door to combine into surrounding joinery.
The cosiness of a wood-panelled eating room was the main focus of this lookbook, which collected eight examples of properties the place wooden took centre stage.
This text is a part of Dezeen’s roundup of the most important and greatest information and initiatives in structure, design, inside design and know-how from 2023.