Written to inspire, this book contains detailed studies on a vast array of loft conversions, showing the breadth of design experimentation in this field• Contains the latest in stylish loft conversion projects, from a selection of interior designers• A quality guidebook not only for designers who outfit loft-style residences for clients, but also for creative types who are looking to redevelop their own homeThe trend for loft residences began among a few select groups, namely artists, artisans and designers. A discarded factory or warehouse is converted into a tall and spacious living area, often highly personalised in design. Over the years, loft residences have developed their own unique style. This book is divided into two parts: ‘Hard Loft’ – converted factories or warehouses – and ‘Soft Loft’ – new residence space designed in the loft style. In addition, several popular contemporary design styles are featured, such as industrial, Scandinavian, modern and minimalist. Combining different styles within a loft setting means that there are infinite possibilities to explore.