Italy-based Gariselli Associati sent us photos and information about their latest project entitled Restaurant Colò and located in the high Apennines of Modena. This region is known as a tourist destination frequented mainly by skiers and mountaineers. The dining venue is meant to recreate the perfect image of a cozy mountain retreat, away from the […]
Loaded with witty design ideas for your home and for…yourself, this particular category is our most diverse. From inspirational art installations and eye-catching urban furniture to generally unthinkable decorating elements,unusually-shaped furniture objects, revolutionary building materials, green indoor walls, multi-functional appliances, elegant lighting systems and the latest technology gadgets, a simple stroll through the ideas below is likely to expand your array of design-related interests.RSS Feed for "Ideas"
Design and art are deeply interconnected. What happens in the artistic field ripples into design and architecture and vice versa. But what happens when you start to raise questions around art? Let’s start with: What makes modern art so bad? Trying to answer this question is artist Robert Florczak for Prager University. And in this 5 minute mini course, […]
Design students everywhere, did you know your creative efforts have just been given a boost? Autodesk, Inc. announced making their suite of apps available to millions of users worldwide for free. From AutoCAD and 3D Max to Homestyler, the company puts more than 80 software products at the disposal of students and teachers willing to […]
Slovenia-based freelance industrial designer Luka Pirnat introduced us to the 360 Shelf, a simple, rotating unit that allows you to create wall color patterns and makes all your favourite things stand out. Change the way you organize your space, books, things and tech and reach out for a beautifully simple and practical solution, easily adjustable […]
Ethos Foods is a sophisticated, self-service vegetarian restaurant, conveniently located near Oxford Circus in Central London and specializing in deliciously healthy cuisine. I-AM collaborated with entrepreneur Jessica Kruger to bring the Ethos concept to life, developing the branding and interiors. Built and designed with the customer at heart, the interiors and layout of the restaurant […]
3D printing holds the key to design-driven customization in a world where uniqueness is greatly appreciated. MakerBot seized the opportunity to work with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to create a collection of table accessories you can print at home. The MakerBot Digital Store holds access to these exclusive print-on-demand plans and a set of colored plastic PLA filaments […]
Lounging on the sofa, indulging in relaxing moments at home is complete when art is present to dilute our thoughts and entice our creativity. Brussels-based sculptor Xavier Puente Vilardell gives us some pretty interesting artistic pieces to admire. He specializes in sculpting and carving modern design lines in pine wood to offer an ever-present feeling […]
After lots and lots of people asked us about our Instagram account we’ve finally joined the highly addictive world of Instagram! Are you on there? If yes you can follow us at @freshome. And if you don’t have the app, you can still see our photos here.
La Belle Equipe is in an original Thaï boxing hall located in a charming Art Nouveau building in Paris. The unconventional sporting venue was envisioned by two friends (former Thai boxing champions) who wanted to keep their passion alive. Remy & Julien commisioned Spray Architecture to develop a place different from the traditional gyms, where boxing enthusiasm […]
i29 interior architects where asked to design the a second retail store for Frame Magazine in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. i29 proposed a radical concept; two shops in one, two contradictory experiences in one space. One white and rectangular installation versus one black and diagonal. A white museological experience apposing a black shop experience full of products. Frame store works in the intersection between […]
Young Ukrainian team Artzavod envisioned an elegant minimalist USB lamp handmade from natural materials. T2 features a simple look that pays tribute to modern design and technology. An unconventional assistant meant to inspire its user again and again, the lamp emits a warm light, adapted to a proper working environment in a home office. However, […]
An epic club design in Timisoara will have you coming back to this bustling Romanian city for its vision, culture and entertaining possibilities. Nestled in a completely renovated and refurbished 300 square meter space, the Epic Society club was imagined by talented Romanian interior designer Alexandra Avram. Approaching the project with an enthusiastic originality, the designer imagined […]
Located near the Szczęśliwicki Park in Warsaw, Poland, this 130 square-meter Scandinavian-inspired apartment designed by Soma Architekci exhibits a friendly, welcoming feel. The crib consists of a cozy daytime area covering a living room and a comfy kitchenette (that was absolutely essential for a housewife who enjoys cooking for her family). A sunny hallway with […]
Modern homes equipped with the right lighting systems give off a cozy vibe, deepening the feeling of home. Bavarian designer Stefan Gant designs and creates modern concrete pendant lights adorned with shiny gild that adds character and strength. Rough concrete was combined with gold/silver/copper leaf to create a luxurious yet retained design. For example, the triangulate pendant […]