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Harmonious Blend of Traditional and Modern Design: Kent Rd House in Australia

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Kent Rd House by architect Terry McQuillan of bureau^proberts is an intriguing renovation of a  60’s traditional cottage in Brisbane, Australia.: “Originally constructed in 1906 and extended in the 1960’s, the renovation included re-cladding and finishing the existing cottage, demolition of the ageing extension, and construction of a new two storey wing at the rear.” […]

10 Signs That You Are Married To An Interior Designer

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Interior designers are mind readers— after one conversation with a new client they have an innate skill of  knowing  what their client wants.  We thought it would be neat to hop inside the creative, yet complicated, mind of an interior designer and see what it’s like in there. Better yet, let’s see what it is […]

Original Wedge Shaped Block Overlooking the Pacific: Queenscliff House in Sydney

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The Queenscliff House in Sydney, Australia draws attention due to its vantage location on the edge of a cliff 100 meters above the ocean. Utz Sanby Architects envisioned a modern residence like a wedge shaped block between two close neighboring buildings. The thermally-efficient project features structural walls, high-level glazing and a special roof form which […]

Sustainable Northern Rivers Beach House in Australia Displaying a Surprising Form

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Refresh * Architecture completed Northern Rivers Beach House, a modern residence located in South Golden Beach, Australia. According to the architects, this project is part of a dual-occupancy development. Built in a flood-prone area, the house reconceptualizes these restrictions into a contemporary design that features subtropical living for a temperate climate. The building showcases a […]

Why Creative People Have Messy Homes

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At long last we finally have an excuse for all those paper piles, cobwebs and clutter—behind all that chaos is a creative mind at work. There is an entire industry built on helping people get organized—even television shows that feature the extreme clutter of hoarders. But is it possible that these messy people are just […]

Cantilevered LP House in Brazil Displaying a Minimalist Design Throughout

It has been a while since we’ve presented a modern cantilevered residence on Freshome. The minimalist LP House was envisioned and implemented by Metro Arquitetos Associados and is located in São Paulo, Brazil. Made up of two main volumes, the concrete and steel villa exhibits a functional layout: “The ground floor embraces the architectonical program […]

Blown-Glass Clear Band Pendant Collection of Organic Origins

Contributing to the elegance of a room, lighting fixtures with a certain degree of transparency can create not only light, but also the desired atmosphere. This practical lighting size and placement guide infographic will guide you to choosing the right lighting fixture for the right space. Imagine your dining space adorned with these organic hand-blown Clear Band […]

Peaceful Refuge Optimally Connected to the Outdoors: Hog Pen Creek Residence in Texas

With an envied location on the tree-covered confluence of Hog Pen Creek and Lake Austin, USA, the Hog Pen Creek Residence by Lake|Flato Arhitects is a Texas dream home. The owners of this site wanted a peaceful refuge with a great connection to the outdoors, that would accommodate them during their off-season training for ironman […]

Contemporary 8A House in Mexico Unveiling Private Gardens and Patios

8A House was recently completed by Dionne Arquitectos in Puebla, a vibrant city in Mexico. The south facade of the project may lead one to think this is a modern home design based on a symmetric approach. But as you move forward, you will discover a complex geometry, one that facilitates an optimum connection to […]

Hillside “Scape House” Disclosing a Surprising Geometry in Shiga, Japan

FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects completed the development of the Scape House, a modern family residence in Shiga, Japan. The hillside location of the project and lake views from certain vantage points dictated a design opened towards the landscape. However, the owners’ brief requested a high level of privacy. The “compromise” was to build a home with […]

Visionary Courtyard House Piercing the Deserts of Arizona

For those of you who ever doubted the power of modern architecture, it can re-frame your desires and teach you about the importance of simplicity. This astonishing courtyard house in Scottsdale, Arizona, proves that a clean, functional design can support an inspiring effect on the interior and exterior atmosphere. Designed by Wendell Burnette Architects, the captivating desert courtyard house constructed […]

Inspiring Eichler Great Room Remodel in California [Before & After Photos]

Klopf Architecture redesigned a well preserved Eichler House in Mountain View, California. The brief for the Eichler Great Room Remodel project requested a brighter and more open space that would respond to the socializing needs of a family with small children: “What was once a disjointed set of rooms were all combined into one large […]

Whimsical Blend of Modern and Traditional Design: Equestrian Club Residence

Completed by Krista Watterworth Design Studio, this stylish family residence in Wellington, Florida, United States inspires harmony throughout. The Equestrian Club project borrows its name from the local passion for horseback riding: “The homeowner, whose daughter is quite the skilled competitor, decided to purchase a home in Wellington to immerse her daughter in its equestrian culture. […]

Luxurious Ski Retreat Offering Mesmerizing Views: Chalet Mont Blanc

Located in Megève, France, the imposing Chalet Mont Blanc is a luxurious ski retreat meant to soften the senses and energize them at the same time. With a vantage position high up on a cliff, overlooking the small town below, the villa comprises two neighboring buildings and comes with a hypnotizing infinity pool. Boasting 7 […]

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