With two levels of excessive luxury and seven en-suite bedrooms, Le Petit Chateau… will certainly appeal to those of you in love with skiing. The chalet is located in Courchevel, a popular ski resort in the French Alps and can be found right on the edge of Bellecote Piste. The villa also features a spacious living area, indoor pool, massage
On Freshome we do our best in researching for the ultimate Christmas design ideas out there. From tree decorations to holiday table arrangements, we believe the decors presented here are both aesthetically pleasing and practical. Today, we decided to add Christmas decals to our list of ideas. As if anticipating out intention, the creative team at Pixers… provided some
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London based designer Tony O’Neill …envisioned the Walnut Shell Seat, an elegant chair showcasing an interesting wooden pattern. The project is composed of panels CNC routed in solid timber and joined together to the seat pan by finger-like lap segments. According to the designer, “although the construction is carefully considered, the furniture piece emphasizes the effect on the grain pattern
The Boaçava House in Sao Paolo, Brazil is a residential project with a strong and rigid structure, supported by asymmetrical concrete volumes and with the lower side “painted” in “red”, as a result of the iron oxide pigmentation. The project has been completed by Una Arquitetos…, in 2011, surprising us with its volumes and colorful walls. The industrial-like approach
Some of the finest homes are those inspired by the priceless surroundings. When the setting is staggering, the house is, most of the times, an inspirational place. Undoubtedly, the Mandeville Canyon Residence is one of those homes, that look like a calm retreat or a relaxation sanctuary, aiming to link people with the natural environment and create harmony. This residential
Combining function and sculptural design, the creative minds at Platform 5 Architects… developed an interesting project in London, England. Shoffice is a garden pavilion located to the rear of a 1950′s terraced house in St John’s Wood and displays a fascinating exterior. The brief of the owners required a “sculptural object that flowed into the garden space“, so the architects
We were recently sent photos of a small, but fresh apartment design in Bucharest, Romania. The creative minds behind the project are Monica Corduneanu and Paula-Maria Duta of Archinteriors…. Here are some words from the designers describing their work: “This project is for a one room apartment with a living room, kitchen and bathroom. As soon as we saw
This project was a full renovation and addition to a lovely older five bedroom home located in Rosedale, one of Toronto’s most prestigious neighborhoods (in Canada). The addition was needed to extend and open up the kitchen and family room at the back of the house and also to allow for a more gracious master suite above. McGill Design Group…
We stumbled across an original architecture project in Caulfield South, Melbourne, Australia, defined by elegance and filled with vintage design wonders. This colorful and creative family home (currently on sale…) boasts five bedrooms and two bathrooms, a garage large enough to shelter two cars and a generously-sized outdoor swimming pool. A traditional white picket fence adds a romantic background
Lighting designers Malgorzata Ratajczak and Sebastian Szlabs from studio Emandes… envisioned and implemented a series of interesting looking “Atomic Lighting Tubes”. The original systems (made up of painted or chrome PVC fittings) allow users to create an unlimited number of layouts composed of colorful tubes. Elegant and minimalist, the idea can be successfully embedded in various contemporary interiors, especially if
The challenge: to reconnect the inhabitant with the nature, in the heart of a typical neighborhood in San Francisco. Fougeron Architecture…, the design studio in charge of completing the residential project called The Flip House, took advantage of the benefits of modern architectural aesthetics and came up with an interesting idea: a prism-like house with vertical circulation, capable of
Presenting an unusual round shape, the Loukas Residence envisioned by Vardastudio Architects & Designers… in Paphos, Cyprus caught our attention. The architects explain that the client’s wish for a “round house” came as a surprise. But overcoming all challenges, they managed to develop a round shaped concrete building, with a semi detached rectangle entrance. In the middle, there is
Located in the Italian alpine resort of Cortina d’Ampezzo, this welcoming apartment design defined by wood inspires winter throughout. Envisioned by Gianpaolo Zandegiacomo…, Casa Cojana provides an original rustic living environment, perfect for a holiday retreat. Each of its interiors is unique due to various decorating details and a perfect mountain landscape can be spotted through the small windows.