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A Modern Two-Storey Dwelling Inspiring Calmness in New Zealand

  • Terrace and courtyard
  • Entrance
  • Bedroom view
  • Openness and room with view

Nestled in Auckland, New Zealand, Rothesay Bay House is a modern two-storey dwelling with a refined wooden exterior and a  fancy modern interior. Designed by Creative Arch, it was built on the existing groundwork structure, to save resources, focusing on recycling and harming as less as possible the environment. The house opens to the natural […]

Inspiring Walnut Residence Embodying Unique Perforations

  • Breezy and cozy living environment
  • Pool and fountain
  • Bathroom motif
  • Bedroom kids

The uncanny design of Walnut Residence, embodying unique perforations caught our attention. The project, located in Venice, California, was completed by Modal Design. It unveils a unique exterior, edgy and eclectic, transforming a simple dwelling into a unique work of art. The building’s “skin”, a cor-ten steel which evokes a gritty aesthetic, define its character. […]

Hybrid Between a Meeting Table and a Writing Desk: The XTRA LARGE Project

  • design table Offecct Xtra Large by Claesson Koivisto
  • ideas Offecct Xtra Large by Claesson Koivisto)
  • Offecct Xtra Large by Claesson Koivisto Rune 1200 (3)
  • Offecct Xtra Large by Claesson Koivisto Rune 1200 (4)

Office spaces and the way we work in them are radically changing and so are the demands on furniture and interior for meeting places. That’s why Offecct, together with Claesson Koivisto Rune, have developed the XTRA LARGE Project.  The table offers a big, clean surface and can be extended by adding more units. Below each […]

Exciting Residential Project Underlining Serenity: Casa Do Lago in Portugal

  • Side view Casa Do Lago
  • Stone cladding Casa Do Lago
  • Nature meets structure Casa Do Lago
  • Details exterior Casa Do Lago

A place filled with harmony, coziness and warmth makes us instantly think of home. That particular spot where things fall into place, where you feel safe, tranquil and relaxed, where “welcome” translates into “I’m happy and sheltered” - that is, dear readers, home. There are many types of houses, from imposing and sophisticated to clean-lined and […]

Cozy Haven Nested in the Laurentians, Canada: Via Sauvagia House

  • Bathroom  Via Sauvagia
  • Bathroom sandy colours  Via Sauvagia
  • Bathroom details  Via Sauvagia
  • Snow and outdoors  Via Sauvagia

There’s something about the organic feel generated by the lovely cabins built up along the slopes of the mountains. Most people choose detached houses to disconnect from the exhausting cities, in order to find peace, get in touch with nature and last, but not least, explore a different side of life. Naturally, harmony is one […]

Eden Wooden Lamp, an Intriguing Design Statement

Studio Sebastiaan Dillmann created Eden wooden lamp, a reaction to large-scale waste. Eden is fully manufactured by hand and is built from nature waste found in the Dutch woods. Unprocessed branches have been cut into slices and hollowed to form the base material of the lamp. Each slice forms a unique puzzle piece that is […]

Evoking the Classical Hungarian Citizen Style: Városliget Café&Bar in Budapest

Városliget Café&Bar is situated is one of the most popular parks in Budapest, where culture and hospitality have had a significant role for 150 years uninterruptedly. Városliget today is an amazing site where both inhabitants and tourists can choose form an array of different gastronomic, cultural and leisure activities. The restaurant is steps away from […]

Minimalist Japanese Residence Making the Most of a Narrow Site: House F

Architect Kenji Ido of Ido, Kenji Architectural Studio completed House Fin, a minimalist Japanese residence located in Osaka. The house was especially envisioned for a couple in an urban narrow site, neighbored by a mixed-use area where small houses, small factories, and small office buildings coexist. The clients requested a garden in the south side […]

Project Inspiring Serenity: Olaya House Near Medellin, Colombia

Olaya House is a residential project completed by David Ramirez in 2011 near Medellin (the second largest city in Colombia). The dwelling inspires serenity, embarking the inhabitants on a trip away from the urban landscape. Olaya House invites you to enjoy the outdoors. Catching the attention of those who prefer organic homes, which capture the […]

Cheery London Apartment Encouraging a Modern Lifestyle

An apartment in London was transformed by Andy Martin Architects (AMA) into a cozy urban retreat for a family of four: Warren and Claire Johnson – two respected UK-based PR people – and their two young sons. Overlooking London’s most beautiful garden squares, this apartment on the ground floor of a grade I listed mansion […]

Stylish Property With a Retro-Modern Design and a Spiral Staircase

Retro-Modern Design, Limantos Residence, is an impressive venue by architect Fernanda Marques in the exciting city of São Paulo, Brazil. Boasting a retro-modern appearance, the house offers an incredible feeling of freedom. With a double-height ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows, this splendid three-level residence, harmoniously built, brings the residents in the middle of nature. The fully retractable sliding doors allow the […]

Scandinavian-Inspired Apartment Perfect for Starting a Family

Always trying to exceed customer expectations, Gothenburg-based interior design studio Mood House Ltd. works on the projects they accept with passion and attention to details. Take as example this apartment in Gustavsberg, a cozy interior sprinkled with colors, perfect for a family with children. Photographed by Johan Spinel, this chic 3 bedroom apartment is located […]

Colorful Smartphone Store Design in Valencia, Spain

Masquespacio completed a colorful smartphone store design for Doctor Manzana, a brand specialized in technical service for smartphones and tablets. The new store is located in Valencia, Spain and its concept is based on a phone’s touchscreen reflection, which creates an angle of 54 degrees. Ana Milena Hernández Palacios, creative director of Masquespacio stated: “Talking […]

Charming Home Makeover in Los Angeles by Hunter Kenihan

Hunter Kenihan of Indian Summer Investments LLC sent us an inspiring home makeover project. When the current owner bought this 1920′s bungalow with craftsman elements, it had the classic outdated Los Angeles floor plan, two small bedrooms and a small bathroom between them.  It was also on a significant hill with great views of northeast […]

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