…This striking Chicago loft is located in a famous building that once housed the National Biscuit Company in the West Loop neighborhood, now known as “Nabisco” . The impressive multi-unit crib is located on the upper floor and is packed full with charming industrial elements. A large array of materials and textures reduce the scale of the place and give
It is encouraging to see more and more creative small home designs, full proof that future home owners can dream despite financial borders. Andrew and Gabriella Morrison recently completed the hOMe project…, an impressive house on wheels. The unconventional crib has a total surface of 221 square feet (that is about 20,5 square meters), yet includes everything the inhabitants
Located in one of the most beautiful places on Earth, the French Riviera, CView Villa… is an impressive multi-level modern residence symbolically dubbed the glass box in the sky. Welcoming and inviting, the high sophisticated property will make you feel like you are hovering above the sea. The view of the shimmering blue waters floods in through walls of glass.
There are hundreds if not thousands of parameters shaping our design, parameters that from the first glance can describe the personality of the owner inhabiting the design line. Our existence gravitates around an unique inner factor. Our relationships and our unique qualities, perspective, interpretation and dreams are influence by thousands, millions of parameters and yet all are subdued to that
Battleship is a sturdy coat hook with a distinctive industrial appearance. Developed by English designer David Cathro of aCathroDESIGN…, this modern and sleek functional piece is made from laser cut steel with a high quality semi-gloss powder coated finish. According to the designer, the aim of the project is to impart a modern industrial feel to the room, while
Everyone has an idea of how their perfect house would one day look like. Daniel Martin Ferrero, principal of Martin Ferrero Architecture… took his vision to another level and planned Xalima Island House, as “as a poem to the horizon framed by the sea”. The video below transports you to a faraway land, bathed in sun rays and mist, where
Designer Jordi Lopez from Aguilo Kutarq studio… shared the Gradient Bookshelf with us, an original shelving unit fit for minimalist contemporary spaces with a bohemian twist. It is interesting how this simple furniture piece communicates with its environment, adding an intriguing ethereal feel. The displayed ombre effects reminds us a bit of a project we featured on Freshome a while
By using mixed media on canvas, corrugated plastic and wood, artist Aakash Nihalani created Vantage…, an intriguing array of artworks. The “series” consists of site-specific installations within a display gallery, and various permanent and temporary urban installations around Rome, Italy. The 3D illusions are said to evoke the constant crash-encounters between the physical and cerebral dimensions of our existence.
French-based designer Philippe Starck… imagined this beautiful Axor Starck V collection comprising sleek transparent washbasin mixers, allowing the viewer to experience the vitality of water and the beauty of it. Made of transparent organic durable crystal glass, the mixers emphasise the natural swirl of a vortex and the elegant motion of the water making its way through the body of
…We’ve presented plenty of peculiar design ideas on Freshome but this one is absolutely mind-blowing! You all love the summer, right? The park alleys, the fresh smell of morning dew, the flowers. For those of you who can’t get enough of it and keep looking for the summer all year long, we have excellent news: you can now experience that
Khosla Associates… were commissioned to build a dream Library House for a family in Bangalore, India. The aim was to design a special retreat that would meet the various living needs of its three inhabitants. Within this modern sanctuary, the Library room was given special attention: “The 750 sqf area has a 25 ft high gabled roof with wooden trusses
Plaza Athénée Bangkok…, A Royal Méridien Hotel features four individually-themed, two-bedroom Royal Suites echoing the classic aesthetics and contemporary home comfort, much to the delight of culture-savvy international travelers in search of something more. This is a place where aristocratic Thai taste fuses with cutting-edge conveniences and a luxurious modern style.
Like royal apartments centuries ago, each exquisite suite
Designed by Artifox…, Desk 01 is a clever solution for your office, a modern hardwood desk that substantially eases your workflow throughout the day. Sleek yet practical, Desk 01 is a piece of furniture fully crafted by hand. It features everything one needs to increase office productivity in the 21st century. In my opinion, one of the major problems
Pump House is a self sustainable weekend retreat located within the rural area of Victoria, Australia. The dwelling designed by Branch Studio Architects… was originally intended to serve as a storage space for the clients’ water pump and other essential equipment needed to maintain their farmland property. Since they began to spend a significant amount of time here, the original
Designed and defined by Nico van der Meulen Architects…, the exquisite House Duk is a wonderful property that invites you to enjoy the benefits of the outdoor living. Nested within a nature reserve near Johannesburg, South Africa, it provides a large array of recreational possibilities and naturally, it encourages residents to embrace and explore the beauty of nature. The