Retro-Modern Design, Limantos Residence, is an impressive venue by architect Fernanda Marques… in the exciting city of São Paulo, Brazil. Boasting a retro-modern appearance, the house offers an incredible feeling of freedom. With a double-height ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows, this splendid three-level residence, harmoniously built, brings the residents in the middle of nature. The fully retractable sliding doors allow the
This house located in London was recently renovated by Platform 5 Architects…, being a true bookworms’ paradise. The client, a book lover with an extensive collection of books, was absolutely impressed with the results. Highlighting his passion for lecture, the architects designed a book tower at the heart of the house, a double-height library wrapped around a stair. Looks
We received some photos of an interesting spiral-shaped staircase, a bespoke project conceived in London. The design is captivating no matter what the standpoint and the photographer captured some incredible details. We believe one of the strongest features of the project is its grandeur, able to complement that of the interior it is placed in. The mosaic glass windows are
Pushing the limitation of geometry and materials in home design, Arup (in close collaboration with Design Architect STUDIO MISHIN Architectural Bureau’s Sergey Mishin and Katya Larina and Technical Architects Daniel Llofriu Pou, Alberto Arguimbau) has created a three dimensional and perforated copper staircase, especially designed as a focal point for the Villa Mallorca… project. Illumination accentuates the geometry of the
With a gorgeous black-dotted staircase, overlooking the living room and adorning it with style, the Iron Lace mansion has one of the most stunning and surprising interiors we’ve ever seen. This sophisticated interior, mixing textures is the work of Gestion René Desjardins…, in Montreal, Canada. Spacious, luminous and sprinkled with sophisticated elements of décor, the three-story mansion is the
We recently received photos and information about the tailor-made Fontanot staircase connecting the two floors of the new Scavolini flagship store in the Soho district of New York at West Broadway 429, one of the most prestigious addresses in Manhattan. Here is an excerpt from the press release we were sent: Inside the brand-new store, the Fontanot… staircase, designed by
A collaboration between .PSLAB and architect Bernard Khoury… led to the implementation of this highly original staircase in a residence in Beirut, Lebanon. The spiraling steps are further continued towards the ceiling with a light installation that illuminates the interior and adds personality: “An imposing insertion was made in the shape of a ceiling mounted fixture composed of hanging channels
The first striking feature about this Chelsea apartment is its stair railing made of Lego bricks, adding to the creative Lego works we’ve seen so far, like the Abondatus Gigantus or the Lego Conference Room Table. Named the Marks/Caride Residence, this contemporary Manhattan living space uses the creative spirit of both the team at I-Beam Architecture And Design… and
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The transformation of this tiny two storey apartment in Stoke Newington, North London, is by far and away one of the best examples of how a small space can be cleverly reconfigured to enhance both the aesthetics and the practicality of a home. Designed for a musician, his actress wife and their two-year-old son, the Woven Nest…, as the
Some residences display a wonderful collection of spaces, especially designed to capture modern lines, patterns and colors. Others fascinate with the choice of materials, but most homes have interesting details that come together to create a cleverly designed living space. Today we showcase a wonderful floating staircase idea that turns a simple corner of the house into an interesting focal
Found on Dezeen…, PAC House is a modern and minimalist three storey home located in Portugal. It consists of kitchen, dining living room and bathroom on the first floor and bedrooms on the last level connected with the rest of the home through the staircase below. The ground floor hosts the parking and the entrance. In this post we
This is one of the coolest things I’ve seen, and I have to admit that I would like to have something like this in my own home. Even is you don’t have kids to enjoy this amazing spiral staircase slide you have to admit that this staircase is still fun to look at. What do you think about this amazing…
NL Architects… is an architecture company in The Netherlands. The team recently “showcased” their newest project, the SoZaWe in Groningen. This is actually an ingenious office building constructed in stairs for the city’s Welfare Department and Work Agency. Terraces and and plenty of green spaces make it more friendly and also a very pleasant sight for the people of Groningen.
Many of us regard a staircase as a mundane aspect of home decor. After all, they serve a mere practical function of ascending or descending between floors. These gorgeous wood and glass staircases by Siller… is stylishly simple, barely there floating staircase. The minimalist design enhances every modern space with the clean, clear look of glass, which allows light and