Alta House is a project completed by AS/D Asociacion de Diseno… in México, the ideal weekend retreat. Perfectly set in a green lush scenery of trees, the venue, envisioned as a weekend retreat, overlooks the valley and the distant mountains. This is the place where time stands still and the air is so fresh that it instantly recharges you with
This charming contemporary small house was especially designed by Kvartal Studio Group for a young family in Odessa, Ukraine. Displaying warmth throughout, the relatively compact (200 sq.meters/2150 sq.feet) residence combines different styles, color tones, materials and textures. Every sector has it’s own atmosphere and tone, integrating various modern architecture trends in its composition.
… An interesting looking wooden staircase, partially camouflaged,
A true dream Mexican home, is set in Pachuca, México, Navona House falls into the category of luxury residences designed by JI Studio…. A sequence of straight lines defines the structure, adding a sense of geometrical coherence. Massive yet unitary, the house is composed of several interconnected volumes. The social area, with the kitchen, living and dinning room are
Envisioned by Concrete Architectural Associates, this new citizenM hotel… in Rotterdam, The Netherlands boasts no less than 151 guest rooms and an overall impressive design. Upon entering the unit, guests are greeted by a red glazed vestibule and an elegant wooden staircase hinting the way towards the check-in desk with four self-check-in terminals on the first level. Original cabinets
The successful collaboration between designer Anna Kobylka from studios Kolorama… and Olga Sietnicka of Bloogarden led to the development of the colorful Cafein Bistro in Poland. Inspiring a joyful and laid-back atmosphere, this new and unconventional bistro displays an easily-recognizable design, one that seems perfectly tailored to bohemian personalities. While the walls and floors were painted in pastel tones of
Discovered on Southeby’s Realty…, this property, considered Victoria’s crown jewel, the waterfront estates reanimates Victorian design, placing it in a contemporary context. Set in a remote, drawn cove, with an excess of 700 feet of beachfront, 3 islets and a dock extended into the ocean, it provides endless possibilities of enjoyment. Lush gardens with a vast array of colours
Tavonatti Residence was designed by Par Arquitectos… as a retreat in the region of Cachagua, Zapallar, Chile. Completed in 2011, the residence consists of two blocks, one on top of the other. Exterior staircases connect the perpendicularly arranged units, unveiling a series of open-plan spaces. The terrace, located at the upper floor offers striking views of the beautiful surroundings. You
House LS is a project completed by dmvA… in Wemmel, Belgium, clean-lined residence. The project consists of a neat structure with a triangular-shaped roof, a spacious living room opening to the courtyard, a swimming pool and impressive green areas surrounding the dwelling. The outskirts of Brussels (including Wemmel) are well known for their green landscape. The upper class has comfortably
A beautifully crafted addition to the city of steel, the Emerald Floating Glass House is one of those houses that cannot simply pass un-noticed. “Located on Pittsburgh’s South Side slopes, it floats above the owner’s glass manufacturing facility like a foreman’s shack”. Imposing and uncanny, the house built on top of the Emerald Art Glass factory by FISHER ARCHitecture… was
…A cozy three-level compact loft in the centre of Paris is always a good idea! Undoubtably, the libertine arty souls will appreciate even more the comfort and the warmth of this compact dwelling, for it was previously “a temple” dedicated to creativity. In other words, an artist’s workshop has been transformed into a very coquette small apartment without discharging the
If you’re looking for a sophisticated place to stay while visiting the city of Bogota (in Colombia), Click Clack Hotel might be just the friendliest and coolest hotel you may “stumble upon”. With a fresh interior and a stylish and imposing façade, Click Clack adds a touch of class to your trip. The striking design is the work of plan:B …
Located in Crouch End, North London, this private residence boasts a magnificent ground floor double volume space. The LLI Design…‘s mission was to bring a sense of warmth to this house and to make it as welcoming as possible. The interior is characterised by breeziness and a certain sophistication accentuated by the wonderful choice of decorations, the lacquered furniture,
This Magnificent Waterfront estate is a true masterpiece located at 188 Long Neck Point Road, Darien, Connecticut, built in 1897 and including 17 rooms. The beautifully landscaped property, designed to take advantage of its amazing location, has 3.7 acres of gardens and lawns that lead to Long Island Sound, with appealing views to Manhattan skyline and Noroton Bay.
Best displayed under soaring ceilings, mezzanines are versatile, functional spaces that help better lit up and ventilate a home and extend visual reach, creating inviting social spaces. This intermediate floor can help add a certain vibe to the space, illuminating it or defining a new purpose for a different portion of the same space.
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Wren House is a sustainable house, a residential project designed and completed by Chris Pardo Design: Elemental Architecture… in Missoula, Montana. It was built with sustainability in mind, for the homeowner and his family have a deep respect for the environment. Boasting several unique sustainable features, the freshly built dwelling requires very little energy and heating. “The home is