Hello! It is that beautiful time of the year again, which is simply too fabulous for crafts and ideas: Autumn! The beautiful Autumn colours, the leaves, the chestnuts and the acorns. Nature is everyday magic. Take the acorn: Within this common seed resides the genetic material for a 90-foot oak tree that will live 100 years or more. A mature tree can drop millions of acorns in its lifetime, plenty for creatures to eat as well as for humans to […]

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The bathroom is one of the only rooms in a house where we’re expected and encouraged to lock ourselves inside. Having the right lights to suit every room in the house is essential, and it’s just as important in the bathroom as it is anywhere else. The four types of light needed for the best bathroom atmosphere are task, accent, decorative and sparkle. We spoke with two lighting experts about how to light your bathroom right and how best to transform a […]

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These luxury ski chalets in the French Alps are located in the popular ski resorts of Courchevel 1850, Meribel and Val d’Isere, offer opportunities for beginners and advanced skiers. Relaxation and meditation are the strongest points here, aside from the luxury and all the amenities. Most of them combine rustic farmhouse chic with complete luxury and offer guests superb facilities including a covered outdoor heated plunge pool, sauna and outdoor hot tub. Each chalet is a truly stunning chalet combining pure […]

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Beach or seaside houses are often raised houses suitable for the shoreline sites. They are adaptable for use as a vacation house near water or even in mountain areas. Our beach or seaside houses collection displays an array of styles and options to take full advantage of the cool sea breeze that wafts through the open windows. From ultra-modern in Santa Monica to Cape Cod charm in Malibu, these dreamy places have an irresistible allure. Beach house plans are designed to […]

Over the years, architecture of the Alpine region has evolved from simple timber structures to innovative, sophisticated, and eco-friendly buildings which capitalize on the large amounts of sunlight and wind, as well as stunning snowbound landscapes. For today we gather a great collection of 10 Amazing Alpine Cabins, Huts and Hideouts. Enjoy! Alpine Cabin by Scott & Scott Architects Vancouver architects Susan and David Scott launch their practice with the completion of a remote snowboard cabin located in an alpine powder […]

A lovely gelato bar like Madness Creamery below can change your mood instantly. Located in Arequipa, the second most populous city in Peru, the place looks like a cave with stalactites.The material used to shape the triangular prisms is MDF (medium density fibreboard) painted in company’s logo colours. Among them, lighting items were inserted. The bar, which incorporates triangular patterns with high and low relief, is made entirely of white quartz, in order to be perceived as a single block of ice carving. The explosion […]

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Imagine how your house would look and feel like without windows—the air would smell stale and rooms would look gloomy. Your windows provide natural light and optional ventilation effortlessly. Additionally, windows serve as your home’s portal to the great outdoors. Window seats can become your favorite spot in the home, provided that the ledge is wide enough to accommodate a seat or you can choose to add miniature sofas to create the dreamy seat you have been thinking about. Give the dreamy […]

Gisele Taranto Architecture has partnered with LZ Studio to create a laboratory of ideas – LAB LZ by GT. This partnership has resulted in a space that has been designed specifically for Casa Cor Rio. It is a really bold alternative to concrete or wooden flooring. According to the architects: “This year, LAB LZ by GT, have designed a space with a suspended glass floor, featuring mirror shards located in the empty space between the existing subfloor and finished floor”, an official […]

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Welcome the arrival of fall and Thanksgiving guests with gorgeous decorations both indoors and out. You don’t have to wait until the holidays to begin decking the halls in your home – especially with so many fresh and fun autumn décor ideas about. Autumn or fall is the best time of the year to incorporate earth tone colors into your home decorations. Decorate your home inside and outside with gourds, leaves, pumpkins, nuts and other seasonal materials for beautiful fall DIY displays. […]

During any season we want to stay outdoors, even in winter to enjoy a snow fall. That’s why it’s very important how you decorate your garden, porch and patio. In this collection, we have featured a lot of various outdoor ideas from which you can get inspiration and use it to make some changes to your backyard.  You can create any style and any atmosphere you want. If you want maximal coziness, choose rustic style. The first thing you need […]

It has been proven time and time again that swinging is what children enjoy the most. An indoor swing is surprisingly versatile and can look sleek and industrial, or can go full-on bohemian romance. You may think it sounds a little childish or a little dangerous to have a swing inside, but it can actually be a stylish and even romantic way to add some extra seating or just some extra character to your place. Building an indoor play area, can be in […]

A modern day convenience is the artificial tree, or what some call fake trees. No more messy needles, sap, or spilled water. Christmas trees are a nearly universal element in holiday decorating. Some people don’t like the fuss and mess of a live tree, while others have allergies that preclude them from having a real evergreen. We have a wide choice of Artificial Christmas Trees in a variety of sizes and price brackets to suit every pocket, but how do […]

Small homes afford few ways to configure space, and it’s up to you to carve out designated areas that function differently, based on your needs.  So, if you need to create a space within a space, just fold and unfold this lightweight room divider to create some privacy, whether it be for a temporary guest room, a home office or maybe even a semi-walk-in closet area. The goal is to find solutions that are flexible, and don’t take up too much […]

A sunroom is perfect place to relax while enjoying a view, read a book, meet with friends, or even to sleep during the day. In winter the cedar-framed sunroom, or conservatory, is a wonderful place for enjoying the view of the snow-filled pool and lawn.  A sunroom (also solarium, garden room, and other variations) is a structure, either attached or integrated into a building such as a home, restaurant, or office, which allows enjoyment of the surrounding landscape while being sheltered […]

One of the best things any home can offer is ample natural lighting and the MIL Metal House provides sun in spades. MIL House is located in the Andean Mountain, minutes from the center of Santiago, Chile well connected to the wildlife with an architecture that takes advantage of generating views of the native forests in a natural mountain stream. The use of steel, hard wood and concrete also helps maintain a cool, comfortable temperature that perfectly contrasts with the natural […]

Renovation Apartment in Les Corts is a residential project completed by Sergi Pons. It is located in Les Corts, Barcelona, Spain. Originally, the apartment was full with partition walls, and rooms and hallways seemingly placed at random. The owner, Yuna -from Japanese origin and settled in Spain- has two cats: Tau and Misha. The first decision taken consisted in exposing an open space, leaving both the original wooden beams and stone wall, in sight. According to the architects: “We decided to place […]

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