Definitely an imposing residential project, with a sense of boldness, the two-storey 1232 Sunset Plaza, located in the Sunset Strip, near West Hollywood, is an exquisite dream home, a luxury resort-like sanctuary, that will conquer your heart, as soon as you see it. The house designed by Belzberg Architects… is just seconds away from the glamorous world-class restaurants and shopping
…Framed with vegetation, the imposing Valacco Cordova House represents a lovely summer escape, a getaway home, filled with light, brightness and warmth. Quite inspirational and smartly designed, this exciting residence located in Costa Cachagua in Zapallar, Valparaíso Region, Chile, is a fine example of “how to fight” against the sun’s strong radiations using nothing but the unbeatable force of greenery.
It takes but a few simple steps to spruce up and breathe new life into your home. Read on to see how you can add a new flavor to your home without spending any money! You’d be amazed at the resources you already have sitting around collecting dust. Now it’s time to put them to use.
1. Rearrange your furniture.
The Locus Seat and Standing Desk… is designer Martin Keen’s first venture into furniture design. Keen, the founder of the $350 million global brand Keen Footwear, found working while seated in an office chair was uncomfortable and interfering with his work. Standing to work helped, but it wasn’t ideal. The solution, he discovered, was to split the difference between
With a funny name and an interesting L-shaped structure, Containerlove is an exciting and less typical residential project. Located in Kall, Eifel, Germany, the house is placed in a rural landscape, pointing out the advantage of being compact, easy to mount and eco-friendly. Designed by LHVH Architekten…, Containerlove is a permanent home and not a temporary housing solution. “After
Sunny Side House residence was especially developed by Wallflower Architecture… for a family of five. This project in Singapore came with its many challenges, as the long and narrow site needed to be adjusted to the socializing needs of the inhabitants. By accepting and keeping the small scale of the bedrooms, a welcoming cozy atmosphere was achieved. Moreover, the interiors
Jordi López Aguiló of Kutarq Studio… sent us photos of Moitie, an iconic table lamp using reflection as a key part of the design. The project has a dynamic aspect: depending on the angle of view, the vision of the lamp varies and there is a feeling of depth. The mirror reflects the half silhouette and creates the full shape.
Fleming + Hernandez Architects… completed the redesign of G House, a semi-detached residence in Gladesville, Sydney, serving the living needs of a young couple. One of the most important additions to the existing property was a courtyard, a green oasis linking the old and new wings of the house. The exterior architecture of the building reveals a dramatic blend of
Selling your home can be one of the most exciting times in your life. An opportunity to move to a new location and hopefully make a profit from the sale of your home is important. Before you get too excited about seeing the “Sold” sign out on your lawn there are several common mistakes that many home sellers make. From…
Situated in one of the most sought after streets in Kew, Melbourne, Australia, this home has undergone a renovation in the 1980’s which required updating. The front was rather well preserved and had retained existing period features from its ‘Art & Crafts era’ movement, such as the timber wall and ceiling panels and flooring. Canny Design… was appointed to design
Owning a house nearby the seashore can be a wonderful experience. Hearing the sea’s whisperings, capturing thousands of unique sunsets and waking up in an environment that simply exudes peacefulness, must be something truly amazing, that not many end up experiencing it during their lives. The Avalon House, the project designed by McCoubrey / Overholser… in New Jersey feels like
The 308 Mulberry residence is a late nineteenth-century historic house, located in the small town of Lewes, Delaware. The picturesque view of it was shadowed by the normal deteriorations that occur over time. The house required an upgrade and the exterior needed to be restored to its original condition. Robert M. Gurney…, the architect responsible with the project, talks
Welcome to an eclectic apartment where light and color reveal ultimate glamorous arrangements. Decorated with wallpapers, furniture and fabrics from the United States, the place could be easily mistaken for a Manhattan loft, even though its location is in the heart of Moscow. Designer Kirill Istomin… wanted to create a perfect living retreat for a family with two children, where
Nestled between the magnificent Pitons of St Lucia, within a stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site you will find a unique living experience at Sugar Beach Residences. The collection of three to six bedroom homes all boast infinity pools, landscaped gardens and unbroken vistas across the rainforest, Pitons and warm waters of the Caribbean. Architect Lane Pettigrew… has led the
By incorporating two volumes set at different levels, House 780 sets apart from the other neighboring residential buildings in Manchester, England. Taking full advantage of the topography of the site, the project features a highly original layout and offers stunning views across the surrounding Cheshire landscape. The 5,005 square foot house by British architectural firm Stephenson ISA Studio… is accessed