Collection by Allie Weiss

Modern Homes in Italy that Blend Old and New


From renovations of centuries-old structures to new constructions that respond to local vernacular, these houses in Italy combine history with modern sensibility.

The top floor holds the Chiavellis’ bedroom suite, with a dressing room and built-in spa.
SCAPE's transformation of the two top floors of a freestanding house in Rome's Colle Oppio neighborhood is a project...
Labics took their design cues from the original structure’s history and function: The form of the industrial-looking...
For the floors in the kitchen and throughout, Navone placed hexagonal Carocim tiles of her own design.
The indoor-outdoor Grand Plié sofa and Piaffé table, which the couple designed for Driade, perfectly suit the...
In the Dolomite mountains, an angular copper-clad apartment building echoes the topography of its site.