Cote d’Azur Interior Design

    The Blend of Classic Elegance and Contemporary Elements

    The Côte d’Azur, also known as the French Riviera, is renowned for its stunning beaches and glamorous lifestyle but also for its exquisite luxury interior design. This beautiful region along the southeastern coast of France attracts those who appreciate the finer things in life, including the art of creating luxurious and elegant living spaces.

    Luxury Cote d’Azur interior design seamlessly blends sophistication, opulence, and the charm of the Mediterranean. The design aesthetic is characterized by a harmonious fusion of classic elegance and contemporary elements, creating a timeless appeal that exudes luxury in every detail. Our team of luxury interior designers in the Cote d’Azur provides our clients with the advantage of over 25 years of experience in luxury interior design and the savoir-faire of luxury renovations on the Cote d’Azur.

    The Mediterranean Essence of Cote d’Azur Interior Design

    The Côte d’Azur defines itself in luxury interior design through high-quality materials. From marble floors to crystal chandeliers, every element is carefully curated to convey a sense of grandeur and luxury. The region’s natural surroundings also play a significant role in the design, with large windows and open spaces that offer panoramic views of the sea or lush landscapes.

    Cote d'Azur interior design

    Cote d’Azur moodboard by Callender Howorth for a luxury villa in Terreblanche 5* Golf & Spa Resort.

    Typically the color palette used on the Côte d’Azur is often inspired by the Mediterranean surroundings. Soft hues of blue, turquoise, and white are commonly used to create a sense of tranquility and serenity. These colors are complemented by rich accents of gold, silver, and other metallic tones, adding a touch of glamour and sophistication to the space. The Cote d’Azur is all about indoor and outdoor entertaining!

    The selection of luxury interior and exterior furniture and furnishings on the Côte d’Azur are carefully chosen by our interior design team to create a sense of comfort and elegance. Plush sofas, ornate chairs, and luxurious fabrics such as silk and velvet are commonly used to create a lavish and inviting atmosphere. Attention to detail is paramount, with custom-made furniture pieces, intricate carvings, and exquisite craftsmanship that showcase the finest quality. Outdoor pieces are meticulously sourced for their durability under the sun and salt from the sea air.

    Artistic Heritage and Maximized Natural Light

    Art has always played a significant role in luxury interior design on the Côte d’Azur. Many famous artists such as Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso indulged in the beautiful natural light creating their masterpieces. The region is renowned for its rich artistic heritage,  reflected in the choice of artwork displayed in these luxurious spaces. From original paintings to sculptures and installations, art adds a unique and personal touch to the design, creating a sense of individuality and sophistication.  There is no shortage of beautiful art galleries from Monaco to Saint-Tropez.

    The natural light and mild weather of the Cote d’Azur has drawn so many people to its Mediterranean coastline. The use of natural light in the Cote d’Azur is maximized through large windows and glass doors, allowing the beautiful Mediterranean sunshine to flood the space. In the evenings, carefully placed lighting fixtures, including elegant chandeliers and designer lamps, create a warm and inviting ambiance. At Callender Howorth, we use the best lighting design team for indoor and outdoor integrated lighting design intended to showcase the design of the home as well as frame the views.

    The Côte d’Azur is all about outdoor living spaces.  Expansive terraces, private gardens, and rooftop patios are transformed into stylish and comfortable extensions of the interior. Outdoor furniture, plush loungers, and dining areas are meticulously arranged to create the perfect setting for relaxation, entertaining, and enjoying the breathtaking views.

    The Côte d’Azur is a testament to the region’s commitment to elegance, style, and craftsmanship. From the choice of high-quality materials to the attention to detail in every aspect of the design, luxury villas offer a sanctuary of opulence and sophistication. Whether it’s a lavish home overlooking the sea or an elegant apartment in a historic building, the Cote d’Azur is a celebration of the art of living in ultimate style and comfort and we are delighted to accompany our clients on their journey in designing their dream home.

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    Why work with us

    Over 20 years’ experience designing award winning homes

    Unique and personal approach to interior design ensuring that our clients homes reflect their personalities

    In-house Stylists that source the latest and most exciting products globally

    Leaders in smart home technology and the latest “must have” audio visual elements for the home

    Dedicated Project Managers that ensure all projects are to budget and on time

    A fun team that loves what we do!

    From clients

    Just want to say a big thank you to everyone at Callender Howorth. We love our new home and you made the whole renovation go so smoothly and finished dot on time for the birth of my daughter! Especially thanks for the quirky design ideas that really have made our new home so special.

    Our villa in the hills of Nice is perfect!!! Thank you all at Callender Howorth. We loved working with you so much and will miss the “rose fuelled” design meetings! Merci Beaucoup