The design team at Jamie Bush & Co.… have completed the Brentwood Residence, a colorful family home located in Los Angeles, California, USA. The residence displays a good amount of personality in its modern decorations, providing a living space filled with energy. Floor to ceiling windows open up the interiors towards the green courtyard and large swimming pool, inspiring a
Meet the contemporary style of some of Melbourne’s finest designers. The work of Robert Mills Architects… impresses with the sleekness and the almost sober-contemporary elegance. The perfect blend of black and white creates a strong contrast, emphasising the architecture studio’s choice for luxury chic. It is said that black and white are infallible, therefore the architects played with this combination
The Potato Family design is inspired by the chestnut and potato figures we all made during our childhood. The construction of these figures is one of the first moments in which a child experiences a material creative process. This playful way of creating something has inspired Floris Wubben… for this series of shelving units. One can see it expressed in
Your smartphone is only as good as the apps you have, right? Of course I know there are other components to a quality smartphone than just applications. Things like cameras, Internet connectivity,file storage, or whatever you want to use it for, but when you get ahold of the right applications you can do more then you think. In fact, with…
Producks Design Studio together with Mika Barr,… the creatives behind Ori, came up with this wonderful décor idea, that embellishes almost any type of space, creating a pleasant and delightful atmosphere. Ori stands for “folding” in Japanese and “light” in Hebrew. The whole idea of this lamp is that it can be folded and you can basically “define” its structure
When one thinks of construction materials, paper is probably the last idea that comes to mind. Artist Christina Lihan of Lihan Studio creates intricate buildings with fascinating details by using hand-cut paper. Her works (discovered on My Modern Met…) are amazing three-dimensional replicas of famous bridges, various landmarks and buildings across the world, such as the Eiffel Tower or
Following the streams of contemporary minimalism, the house in Herzlyia, Israel, has a slightly irregular shape, facilitating a good natural light distribution throughout the house. The project, designed by Sharon Neuman Architects… studio, spreads over 215 square meters, it has one upper floor and a glossy terrace, where one can just sit, enjoy good cups of tea and smart conversations.
The Z House in Bellevue Hill, Sydney, is an interesting home, with an awkwardly creative structure that “allows” social interaction while maintaining a resonable sense of privacy. The Bruce Stafford Architects…, the studio responsible with the execution, envisioned a space that combines harmonically, the need of cozy home elements with the abundance of sunlight and the benefits of nature.
Ekaterina Avrutskaya (designer) and Alexander Akinkin (architect). came up with surprising design solutions for a home remodel in Moscow. The 13 Fox Masques Apartment was initially built in the mid 90s and therefore displayed a common layout and out-of-date arrangements. Discovered on Afflante…, the recently transformed house is a fascinating mix of colors and textures, resulting in a fresh
We know some of you guys are fascinated by decors mainly implemented in white. Susanna Cots …completed the design of the “Pure White House”, a modern residence located in Almuñecar, Granada, with extensive sea views. A simple glance at the photos below will reveal neat and spacious interiors, naturally illuminated though generous windows. In most of the rooms, wood is
We came across a furniture collection displaying a captivating mosaic finish made from hand cut pieces of stainless steel. The Crazycut series by Phillips Collection seem especially developed for bold contemporary interiors, displaying an asymmetry that is both eye-catching and original. Initially found on Design Milk…, the collection consists of a two different coffee table designs, a small side
We ran across this interesting art installation by Cologne-based artist Heike Weber… for a cafe in Prague. Believe it or not, the floors of the venue were given their current bold look by using a permanent marker. The cafe is entitled ‘Bodenlos’, which literally means ‘loosing the ground under your feet’, hence the choice for the wavy patterns. We don’t
Clifton Leung Design Workshop… sent us photos and information regarding a practical apartment design the studio completed in Wampoa Garden, Hong Kong, China. The warm lighting and creamy surroundings highlight the overall atmosphere of this small house: simple and peaceful. No colors other than white and beige are chosen for the color scheme to replicate the subtle warm glow in
Italian designer Luca Nichetto has developed an interesting chair design for Finnish design brand One Nordic…. Hai Chair has concealed hinges and a folding backrest, making it cost-effective when it comes to shipping: “Hai is a combination of functional requirements and stylistic values. The brief was to create an object of great quality and strong personality, while meeting the
It was once believed that what graced the runways of Milan, New York and Paris would take about 6 years to influence home decor trends.
Styles, patterns and colors would leave the runway, appear on pages of the fashionable glossy magazines and then end up in our closets. People’s home fashions would never directly reflect the fashions that they wore.