Houzz Tour: A Bright and Colourful Parisian Flat With a Roof Terrace
A Parisian apartment was transformed from a dark and closed space into an open, airy and colourful home
Houzz at a Glance
Who lives here A Parisian manager
Location The 20th district of Paris
Living area 753 sq ft
Together, they decided that the apartment would be redesigned to enable the light from the terrace to reach every corner of the apartment. This was when the idea of a modular loft with large windows became obvious.
‘The layout of the apartment was poor,’ admits the architect, who chose to bring down the inside walls and create a large living/dining room and a spacious bedroom. ‘The separation between the living room and the terrace then disappeared,’ he explains.
They decided to run with the idea of white walls and integrated black furniture. ‘This sobriety allows the presence of colour without overburdening the space,’ he says. It also enabled the homeowner to buy this purple sofa, which she had been dreaming of for a while.
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