Gardens and patios are very much an extension of our homes. For me, it’s important to add personality to my little slice of nature, even if it is very small. It’s like when you go to the house inside and you feel like something is missing; You can tell the same thing when you go to a garden and something is missing,..it could be the furniture, could be the pots, a statue or a fountain or some other feature.   […]

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For a luxurious lifestyle, many of us would do pretty much anything. Especially if the lifestyle is led in an amazing apartment, situated on top of a striking city like  Melbourne. Available to purchase,  this stunning elevated North, East and West facing 15th floor balconied apartment of approximately 600m2 featuring 270 degree views of city skyline, Port Phillip bay, the Dandenongs and Fawkner Park featuring separate self contained family accommodation. Comprising of huge entrance foyer, formal lounge, separate dining, marbled […]

This amazing  residence is located in Ao Po, Phuket, Thailand, offering breathtaking views of the Phang Nga Bay and the Phuket’s National Park it’s  an ideal house for someone who loves and can afford to live the good life in a luxe home. With four bedrooms, six bathrooms and stunning 270-degree views over the Phang Nga Bay, this villa is a superb luxury dream house. Built in a contemporary style, it offers 6,000 square feet of living spaces, plus approximately 4,200 square feet […]

This stunning freestanding, as new luxury residence offers bright sun filled living areas opening to northern terraces and balconies, minutes walk from the renowned Botanic Gardens with easy city access. Built to the highest specification, the home is set over four expansive levels and configured to take full advantage of its private South Yarra position and sunbathed Northerly aspect. Featuring bold floor-to-ceiling windows and towering 3.7 metre ceilings, the ground floor comprises a vast open plan living and dining area […]

Does your roof have the potential to be a terrace? If so, look at the house we found on www.svenskfast.se and steal some pieces of advice! First of all, keep in mind that a terrace is potentially viable if you have an existing outside space that can be reinforced to be load-bearing, and a window that can be changed for a door. It’s the most common way to create new access to the terrace. As you can see from the picture below, […]

Hungarian designer Kata Monus has incorporated the textile designer philosophy in designing furniture. The designer has made the textile an integral part of the object. The object has acquired the characteristics that places it among the artistically hand-made, limited edition furniture pieces. What we received  from the designer, Kata Monu: “For my graduation project I have decided to design an experimental piece of furniture, a storage object which is going to be produced with a textile designer’s philosophy. In this […]

Wood is the most common material used for cabins and chalets. The one we present you today (found on contemporist.com) mixes wood with concrete and steel in a spectacular project. Chicken Point Cabin is located in a rural area of Northern Idaho, USA and it was designed by Olson Kundig Architects, a firm that began its creative existence with architect Jim Olson. His work in the late 1960s explored the relationship between dwellings and the landscape they inhabit in the Northwest. Olson started the […]

Located in the heart of Courchevel 1850, Les Suites de la Potinière Hotel and Spa have recently been fully renovated. Two hours from Lyon and Geneva by car, from Lyon Saint Exupéry, Geneva, Chambéry, Annecy, Saint Geoirs airports. Courchevel 1850 heliport located 40 minutes from Lyon and Geneva. The 15 spacious suites are inspired by a contemporary décor. The fully equipped 450 m² duplex apartment boasts four en-suite bedrooms, a kitchen, large living room with fireplace and stunning views of the […]

  No matter what you call them, tiki hut, chickee hut, palapas, bamboo hut, cabana, or palm hut, you can create your own island oasis! A single pole Palapas provides great shade around a pool or a great table seating at your restaurant or business. The “tiki hut” is the single pole umbrella with a circular table.   This can be built on a pole installed in the ground or on a base constructed of wood, which makes a unit […]

Who wouldn’t like a pool house? Designed with Mediterranean style architecture, this beautiful house spotted on El Mueble was built almost thirty years ago can be found on the west coast of Ibiza, renovated and decorated by Malales Martinez Canut and his team Malmaca Line Store. The designer combined different elements and transformed the house into a sophisticated, yet cozy and functional villa. Located in Ibiza, a place that has become world-famous for its associations with  nightlife, the house looks perfect for outdoor parties, near […]