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Convert Vase Collection in Stainless Steel Inspired by Architectural Geometry

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Another Studio shared photos and information regarding The Convert Vase collection, a trio of architecturally inspired geometric vessels, each constructed from a single sheet of stainless steel. The sheet is folded and shaped by hand in order to create a cylindrical structure. The steel has a semi-matte finish with patterns embossed into the surface to […]

Complex Bachelor’s Apartment in Taiwan with an Industrial Personality

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Kaohsiung city, Taiwan is the home of this 92 square meter bachelor’s apartment inspired by traveling and exuding a charming industrial feel. The idea  for this unusual combination belongs to House Design studio, who adapted the crib to the living needs of a single 30-year-old engineer: “After the client doing a lot of research, he […]

Arresting Miniature Architectural Details Carved in Stone and Marble

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Defining an admirable way of enjoying architecture on a personal level, Italy-based art historian and architectural stone carver Matthew Simmonds created a collection of stunning miniatures depicting architectural details. Working with stone or marble in some cases, the artist imagined a world of tranquility and stillness encapsulated in stone. His experience in restoration projects, his talent and ongoing […]

Surprising Art Evoking Powerful Childhood Feelings by Ekaterina Panikanova

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Ekaterina Panikanova uses old books, school magazines and posters from different eras found in flea markets to create original works of art. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, the artist currently lives in Rome, Italy, where she displays her work. The book paintings below were included in Panikanova’s second ever solo exhibition Un, due, tre, fuoco […]

Post-War House Converted Into Modern Residence in Canada

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Altius Architecture converted a post-war house into a modern family dwelling in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. According to the project developers, the main challenge was “to take an awkward existing street-facing facade, and without major renovation work, strengthen the relationship aesthetically to the addition. Preservation of the existing building structure was key. Although the revised external […]

10 Amazing Modern Kitchen Cabinet Styles

The kitchen is truly the heart of the home — we know, it’s a cliche, but only because it’s true. Think of the last big party you threw—you had the entire home spotless; you arranged comfy seating in every nook of the living room; you had tables set for buffet and hor d’oeuvres — but […]

Family Home in Texas Unveiling a Comfortable Lifestyle

Vance Lane Residence in West Austin, Texas is the result of a collaboration between Chioco Design and Miars Construction, According to the architects, its design consists of interlocking linear, rectangular forms using local gray Leuders limestone, white integral color stucco, Douglas Fir siding, steel and glass. The composition, relative to the gently sloping site, creates […]

Luxury Penthouse Design in London Infused with Impressive Dark Hues

Dark chocolate is the thing that comes in mind when seeing this home’s interiors for the first time. A deep sense of relaxation behind closed curtains make this styled residence in London get immediate attention. Located in London’s sought-after Knightsbridge District and completed by KHN Design, this classy space cluster shaping a 440 square meter penthouse takes you […]

10 Ways to Achieve a Victorian Gothic-Inspired Home

When most people hear the words, Victorian Gothic, their minds immediately envision black walls and decrepit, creepy, haunted-looking homes. In fact, Victorian Gothic is an architectural movement that dates all the way back to the 1740s. This era boasts gorgeous, ornate architectural designs that current homeowner’s want to replicate, for good reason. The Gothic-revival movement […]

Fabulous “Living  Room in the Forest” Home Desired For Over 50 Years

There is a home on Orcas Island in the Washington State that was a dream for its owner for over 50 years. Built by Gary Gladwish Architecture, the Eagle Ridge residence surprising a modern lifestyle within a natural landscape was dreamed of, imagined and portrayed a million ways before it ended up shaping the owner’s daily life. […]

Café-like Atmosphere Exuded by Original Apartment in Taiwan

Ganna Design Studio completed Overlap, an original apartment especially envisioned for a young couple in Taoyuan, Taiwan. Both of the owners are massive collectors: while the man of the house likes to gather miniatures and toys, the lady collects objects from her traveling adventures. Instead of living in a home with a powerful modern design […]

Minimalist Penthouse Design in Budapest Treasuring Functionality

Located in the 11th district of Budapest, Hungary, in Madárhegy near Budaörs, this minimalist penthouse envisioned by Adamdesign Belsőépítész Studio meets the modern living needs of its owners. The location offers proximity and easy access to the center of Budapest, as well as breathtaking views of the Buda mountains. Part of a brand new building […]

Trend Alert: Stairs with Light Insertions by Luxo

We’ve seen many staircase designs on Freshome, some more daring and futuristic than others. For today we would like to present the new Luxo line of CORIAN and marble staircases which stand out due to the integration of ambiance lighting: “Unusual and precious materials, the architectural mastery and the wish to surprise with backlighted insertions […]

Flexible Holiday Apartment in Brazil Emphasizing Modern Textures

Interior design company injy ID sent us details about a flexible holiday apartment recently completed in Brazil. This modern crib is used only on weekends and vacations (the owners live on another State). It has the peculiarity to belong to two different families with children that will use it alternatively or simultaneously. The home-theater room […]

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