Apr 13

One-Storey House Designed Within the Landscape Contex: Villa Sterk

Secluded house in the NetherlandsVilla Sterk, a  one-storey residence designed within the landscape context was completed last year by the Amsterdam-based architectural firm, Inbo, in Bontebok, the Netherlands. Hidden from the road by walls of trees, the house offers intimacy and tranquility. It’a a peaceful secluded haven, ideal to relax and enjoy the quiet of the countryside. Morning dew, a cup of steaming coffee, the vast…

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Box-Like Beach House Near Lima, Peru by Martin Dulanto Arquitecto

Casa P12P12 House is a box-like two-storey beach house near Lima, Peru designed by Martin Dulanto Arquitecto. Fully-connected to the outdoors, the construction features several “cubes”, rectangular-shaped blocks at different scales made of wood and exposed concrete. The main “cube” comprises the living room and it represents the core of the project. Overlooking the serene beaches and the park situated in…

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Apr 12

Elegant Wave-Shaped Handle for Minimalist Contemporary Kitchens

Wave-Shaped HandleThis elegant wave-shaped handle was especially designed to adapt to modern kitchens and add a fashionable touch no matter what the chosen design scheme. Noma by Viefe is a discrete item, mainly due to its insignificant thickness of only 1.2mm, making it almost unnoticeable in the middle of a set of drawers. At the same time it stands out due to its suggestive wave-inspired minimalist contours.

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Partly Hidden Beach House with Unobstructed Sea Views in Norway

Split HouseThe Oslo-based architectural studio JVAdesigned a beach house that folds into the landscape, in accordance with the direction of the horizon. Located near the sea, the residence is partly hidden under ground allowing unobstructed sea views for the neighbours on the back side. Capturing the best panoramic views, the house offers a unique living experience. The lower part of the structure is…

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Gorgeous Modern Kavel Villa Built on a Diamond Shaped Plot

Vila KavelNested on an island near Amsterdam, the Netherlands, this gorgeously modern Kavel Villawas intentionally built of a diamond shaped plot of land to take advantage of the surroundings. The island is relatively new and it will accommodate several other residential projects in the future. It’s an oasis of tranquility just minutes away from the city centre. Kavel occupies the most exceptional spot,…

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Apr 11

11 Hottest Fresh Outdoor Trends in 2014 You Must See


Transitional decking and a fire pit, all in for 2014 – Trex

The outdoors is to a house as shoes are to a person.  Do you want to know what a person is like, look at their shoes, it can tell you a great deal.  Conversely, do you want to know what  a person is like, look at their front or back yard and you’ll get a good feel for who they are and what they’re like.  This is a grand generalization,…

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Apr 10

Semi-Detached House in Singapore Interacting with the Surrounding Site

Far Sight HouseFar Sight House is a complex residential project nested in Bukit Timah, Singapore. The inspiring semi-detached property designed by Wallflower Architecture + Design  interacts with the surrounding site, yet brilliantly integrates into the urban street-scape of neighbourhood. Curves, cut outs and shapes of all kinds define the house, compiling its complex architectural character. “The house is…

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Luxury Opera Penthouse with Inspiring Armani Design Décor in Israel

Stunning luxury interiorOpera Penthouse is an exclusive home located at the 31st floor of a residential complex built on a cliff in Netanya, Israel. Gorgeously decorated with soothing Armani design features, the two-level mansion imagined by Domb Architects creates “a harmonious meeting point between the sky and the sea” and exceeds even the expectations of the most demanding clientele. The very expression of luxury,…

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Sustainability Meets Design Ingenuity: Furniture Collection by Notwaste

CONSOLA4NOTWASTE is a Mexican brand of furniture founded by designers Kristian Almonte from Mexico and Italian Attanasio Mazzone. The idea of not producing waste is applied by the studio in all the areas of the design process, from the planning stage to the retailing of the product. For today, we would like to present a part of their creative furniture collection, which we believe you will find as…

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