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Villa Midgård is a beautiful contemporary house designed by Stockholm-based studio DAPstockholm. The house, which spans 300-sq-m, was made of concrete and Corten steel with charcoaled beech wood interspersed throughout. The maintenance-free exterior covers the house’s multiple voluments which form seven different façades. Completed in 2011, this three level contemporary home is located in Stockholm, Sweden. The clients wanted private spaces throughout the home, with a master bedroom that would capture morning sun and large windows to overlook the scenic […]

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Would you like to experience authentic Romanian food in a traditional restaurant? You don’t have to wait an hour to get in the city…now you can try traditional dishes in the airport, in a place that borrowed a lot of themes design from Romania’s most known cultural symbols. Designed by  architect Emilia TUGUI,   the motifs represented on the facade remind me of  traditional representations used in architecture, wood crafting, clothes decoration and ceramic objects. The ad litteram translation for […]

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So far you know that white is classic but too much white might cease to be neutral and become and element of stress. The good news is that white goes well with any colors. Look at this apartment! A spot of red or orange to stimulate your appetite in the dining room, some blue or green accents to calm you down in the living room and bathroom, orange and yellow for your kitchen and pastel colors in your bedroom; these […]

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Villas Tarabini are placed in  Playa del Carmen, Mexico  and the project was  designed by Sanzpont Arquitectura. The architects had to integrate the house to the site respecting the existing trees to maximize the natural shade they provide and be more environmentally conscious. The biggest challenge of this project  was to find the perfect site where to place the houses. The general form was developed dodging trees and integrating the design within an overall concept. Four villas have been integrated […]

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Do you remember about one of  Leandro Erlich’s  incredible art work? A fake swimming pool was made by the artist.The top surface is filled with 4 to 5 inches of water that looks like a realistic pool. The people underneath the swimming pool can actually look above with realistic water effect on top of it. For now, we have another interesting art work. Bâtiment (Building) is a mirrored installation which is currently on display at Le 104 in Paris as […]

Posted in  Deco

Do you wonder how to achieve paradise in 285m2? Well, some architects succeed in doing that especially by adding a ground level garden to a stylish penthouse. All the access areas to this property were conceived as outdoor spaces to increase the sensation of privacy and isolation. The terraces which mark out the different areas were decorated with non-invasive plants, leafy enough to give the impression of a ground level garden. A natural irrigation system was designed leading rain water from the […]

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With a nod to the architecture and imagery of the Greek and Roman empires, classical interior design is based on order, symmetry and balance. We present you a collection realized by Villanova , an Italian furniture brand that mixes influences from empire periods with contemporary accessories. Keeping the secrets of working with wood, and using the latest technology in design, Villanova has achieved excellent results on the Italian furniture market. Fabrics used in classical interior design style tend to be elegant but reserved – quiet strength in a very ordered […]

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Designed by Yasutaka Yoshimura Architects, Nowhere but Sajima is a modern house where guests can enjoy the dynamic view of the ocean. You can rent this house for  7 days minimum   and even if  the building isn’t above the water, your  feeling is that you are floating on the sea. Nowhere resort is a groups of sea-side vacation-rental houses rented by the week, different from hotels and condominiums. Here, they can watch the sea from every room and  your […]

Posted in  BedroomVacations

That is the most eco-friendly house on the market! Look at the roof for example… its shape like a pergola has a specific function: on the one hand, it takes the archetype of the context, inserting the project in its environment without disrupting the urban rhythm, on the other hand, it won’t accommodate a closed roof that would become a catch-all attic or a wasted space. Another element I found interesting to mention is the structure of the walls… they […]

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Would you love to sleep on a pillow like this? but a 500 euro or 100$ version? The graphics on this pillow is knitted, instead of printed, in five different colors. The pillow cover is custom made using a specialized knit machine. The pillow cover can be easily taken off for washing. Found via Etsy.    

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  We discovered a super cute  iPhone 4S/4 cover which is a must-have product for all people who love cats. This unique cover has been released is shaped as a kitten and it looks like holding an iPhone when you attach the cover on your iPhone. Actually , if you turn over the cover you will see that the cat tries to climb on your iPhone! This cat is very funny and  protects your iPhone 4S from shock and damage.  

Posted in  Gadgets & Technology

A house on Oregon Coast is what most of us would like for a holiday mansion! The region of the U.S. state of Oregon runs generally north-south along the Pacific Ocean, forming the western border of the state. The house is divided into three levels, each with its own common living space as well as adjacent bedrooms. We wanted to give each level a special feeling of its own. The main concern when designing this home was that the clients wanted to fill the home with […]

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Check bookshelf is a creation by Jongho Park.If you are a books lover,  these decorative and interesting bookshelves are perfect for your wall decor. This symbolic shelf primarily,  Check is both unusual looking and functional. The check sign is made of laminated wood and  the check box is made of steel. The Check bookshelf   catches the eye and it’s a way of expressing its owner’s likes.  

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A “sculptural playground” in Weisbaden, Germany conceived by architecture and landscape studio, Annabau was a 1st Prize winner in a 2009 landscape competition and recently completed last year. The retrofitting of the “Schulberg” in Wiesbaden, Germany creates a new extraordinary public space. The play- grounds outstanding architectural design, overlooking the city center of Wiesbaden, is attracting people of all ages and ethical backgrounds to meet and communicate through the action of play. The heart of the new public space is constituted […]

Posted in  Terrace & Garden

Villa BH is a modern and eco-friendly house by WHIM Architecture that is full of inspiration from mid-century modern homes as well as its natural surroundings. The architects created a modern and environmental friendly design that emphasizes the natural qualities of its context. The villa is positioned on a rectangular plot of 34.75 x 50m, that is enclosed at 3 sides with similar plots and free-standing houses. On the back (north east) of the plot there’s an old embankment with […]

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Poised on one of the island’s highest peaks, this striking and sensual 3 bedroom property affords the ultimate in privacy and luxury, combined with sweeping views of gorgeous St. Jean Bay. A lavish master suite features its own pool and a bathtub carved into a cliff; two guest suites are secluded in lush gardens with alfresco showers, all built with the finest materials imaginable, Italian travertine, African wenge and Balinese pool stone to name a few. Expansive outdoor living spaces […]

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