The Villa Tavernaccia featured in the April Elle Decor is a stunning Italian estate enclosed by a natural fence of green foliage perfectly perched on the Tuscan countryside with a clear view of the city of Florence. The enchanting treasure has been passed from generation to generation since the 1960’s and is now the home of Carlos Pallavicino a successful Italian sports executive and the grandson of the initial owner.
The enchanting picturesque setting landscaped by Enzo Margheriti and the equally exquisite interiors the artistic magic of Ilaria Miani who is Carlos’s sister and a distinguished designer based in Rome. Ilaria gave the country home a brand-new modern aura painting the walls with unique playful stripes to enhance the time-honored structure with a fresh youthful glow. She selected muted versions of vibrant hues that give each room its own individuality and work well with the chic historic ambiance throughout the home. The residence is filled with elegant furnishings that respect the past traditions, taste, and traits inherited by the family that represent a sophisticated state-of-the-art agronomy inspired style of life always admired by Carlos and now his responsiblily to pass on to the next generation.