Liza Beirut is Liza Asseily’s newest Lebanon outpost (her Paris restaurant is a staple in the French capital). The restaurant, designed by self-taught interior designer Maria Ousseimi, occupies the second floor of a 19th-century palace in the sophisticated Achrafieh neighborhood.Liza Beirut: ”WE DID NOT GET OBSESSIVE ABOUT THE DESIGN… EVERYTHING IS A BIT TONGUE IN CHEEK; DELIGHTFUL AND SOMEWHAT IMPISH.” —MARIA OUSSEIMI
Liza Beirut This Mediterranean-front eatery captures the historic elegance of the 19th-century, Middle Eastern palace it calls home. We can't take our eyes off of the complementary sync of the palm leaf wallpaper and the architectural details of the space.
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The LIZA restaurant resembles a lavishly decorated private apartment. Luxurious without being ostentatious, its cosmopolitan atmosphere brings the walls of the former Abdallah Bustros Palace that it inhabits, alive once again...
RESTORATION OF A TRADITIONAL BUILDING TURNING INTO MELANOPETRA BOUTIQUE HOTEL EMPORIOS, NISYROS Melanopetra is uniquely situated in the core of the preserved traditional village Emporios in Nisyros, at an altitude of about 400 meters above the...
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The airy living area of Joanne and Rico Zorkendorfer’s Jackson hole, Wyoming, getaway shows their affinity for natural, wide-open spaces—both inside and out. “I have a love affair with New Zealand’s wide-open beach houses, and Rico has an affinity for chalets, so we wanted to create something that was a marriage of those two things,” Joanne explains. Take the full home tour through the #linkinbio Photo by @trevortondro; text by @dominic_bradbury; design by @mcleanquinlan
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