The architecture team at Rolf Ockert Design… completed the development of a modern extension to a heritage dwelling in Sydney. The project, entitled 46 North Avenue, aimed at providing additional living space for a young family with children: “Being only about 100m2 in size, the existing free-standing house was far too small for its intended use. The only way to
Welcome to a vibrant apartment in Barcelona where every square inch was optimized. This 90 sqm crib was especially designed by its owners, Dunia Garriga and Mario Calavera to serve as a welcoming living space for them and their two children. Notice how a joyful personality was imprinted to every room of this home, by using a range of powerful…
Port Coogee Residence is a custom-designed home we discovered on Residential Attitudes…, located in Perth, Australia. The exterior of the building showcases a highly modern residential architecture, with a color palette complementing that of the neighboring dwellings. A large degree of indoor-outdoor connectivity is achieved through extensive use of glass. Moreover, the first level of the residence features sliding
Spotted on Design Rulz, the Chatsworth house impressed us with its vibrant red nuances that come to complete a nicely neutral décor, breaking the monotony and order. It is a custom built luxury home, designed and constructed with the client and his lifestyle in mind. Cambuild …has an uplifting vision, that of helping its clients to build their dreams.
Do you remember the Love Mattress we posted a while back on Freshome? Envisioned by Mehdi Mojtabavi, which we also interviewed…, this design had an incredibly positive response from readers worldwide, and we can’t say this came as a surprise. The unique mattress stands up for couple coddling in a highly practical manner. The product is made up
Located on a cliff top, in enchanting region of Provence and bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, ALON is an inspiring home, built from white concrete and adorned with glass and wood. The house is structured on two levels: the ground floor seems a little bit more intimate, keeping the walling intact while the first floor provides light and warmth. The…
Building a home can be exciting! Meeting with the architect and contractor to choose how your home will look and function for you and your family is a milestone in anyone’s life. Although, before you get excited about what is on the interior and exterior of your home – how about where it will be located? The property lot you…
Once a traditional Malaysian bungalow, the Voila House is now an uplifting contemporary home, with walls that can be easily disassembled, to get the utmost of the outdoor environment. The project was designed by Fabian Tan Architect… in Kuala Lumpur and completed this year. The clients wanted a modern and inspiring home, relaxing and deeply connected to the exterior. Inspired
Warhaus is an ambitious residential project designed by Residential Attitudes… in Perth, Australia, to emphasise the need of man to rediscover the outdoors. The house boasts a central courtyard, a mezzanine walkway and an open plan living room. An exterior suspended metallic staircase defines the house’s industrial look. Bright and uncluttered, the Warehaus mixes timber, stone, concrete and metal. Definitely
At a first glance, this transparent and inviting residence envisioned by Cornerstone Architects… in Austin, Texas, seems literally out of place. A generous swimming pool with fountains, spectacular views from its many terraces and an overall impressive level of transparency are just some of the highlights displayed by the Spanish Oaks Residence. As the name of the project suggests, the
DOMO Arquitetos… completed this year, the Linhares Dias House, in populous city of Brasilia. Overlooking the Paranoa Lake, this neat contemporary home is a wonderful relaxing shelter, that offers some of the most amazing views, as the sun gets swallowed by the lake’s crystal clear waters. The rooms are compartmented, yet the environment feels uncluttered. Exuding transparence, the rectangular-shaped home
Capturing the essence of the city centre’s coffee shops, the [e-spres-oh] office in Timisoara, designed by Ezzo Design… is one of the most interesting Romanian design projects I’ve seen lately. Envisioned as a shelter of creativity and relaxation, this place, that looks nothing like a typical, dull IT office, was designed with the employees in mind. To get a better
Romanian designer Irina Neacsu… launched a fresh collection of chairs with character at the Cote Deco section of the famous Parisian event Maison&Objet, that marks a new direction in the evolution of her brand, thecraftlab. Mr Him and Ms Her went to Paris, together with the characters from the Seasons series, the traditional couple Draga and Dragu, and the urban
Every room in your home is enhanced with beautiful light and illumination from natural means like sunlight to artificial means such as lamps and lighting fixtures. When choosing the perfect lamps for your interiors do you ever consider what type of lampshade will look best with the setting? From pendant lampshade fixtures that hang above your dining room table to…
…Located in Cancún, México, the Cereza House is an uplifting urban house, that looks magnificent on the inside (due to the contemporary-elegant style adopted) but might seem a little bit dull and gloomy on the outside to those who are fond of dynamic living environments. Cereza House is the home of an adult Mexican couple, in love with contemporary design.