The exclusive outdoor lighting range, born of this partnership and designed by Philippe Starck, presents the PLAY collection in the best possible light. Philippe Starck is a high-profile French designer and architect who has been inventing continuously for the past few decades. Born in Paris in 1949, he founded his first design company after leaving the École Nissim de Camondo at 19. His commission to design the private rooms of François Mitterrand at the Elysée Palace cemented his international reputation in […]

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Would you like to meet top international professionals and take part to conferences that deal with contemporary issues on design and architecture? Well, your wish can become true! We invite you to attend ROCAD, (the Romanian Convention of Architecture and Design), an event that will take place at Parliament Palace, in Bucharest, Romania from May 16-18. Eduardo Souto de Moura, Gottfried Bohm, Peter Zumthor, Mario Botta, Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron are on the guest list. Design exhibition gathers […]

For years, dining tables have been an object of design. They come in all shapes, materials and styles but they all remain basically mono-functional serving as a dining table only. When it comes to family home entertainment, the Fusion Table has everything needed to create those unique memorable moments to share. Convertible in just seconds, the Fusion table transforms a design dining table in a high quality billiard or game table. So after dinner, open up the table and play […]

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Beautiful staircase in a private house designed by the famous vertical garden designer Patrick Veillet Studio.

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Designed by Younes Duret designer, this  sofa consists of modern sofa that looks floating above a mini bookshelf. Design of multifunction, and practical because the people who read books do not have to stand to get a favorite book. It could be placed in the family room, living room, or in the yard of the house.

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Are you looking for a quiet space outside of your home? Inspired by eco living, Pod Space offers garden studios  that can provide you with a tranquil outdoor retreat. The garden studios have low operating costs as they incorporate super insulated walls, energy glass and low energy heating and lighting – so you can be confident that these garden rooms are built to last. All of the components in the garden rooms are selected due to their superior quality and efficiency as well […]

Any gourmet would feel right at home in these 30 kitchens. Smart layouts and clever storage solutions prove that any kitchen can be usable and beautiful. What we’ve selected is mostly based on extreme accuracy, simplicity, geometric shapes and no details. You can use what colors combinations you like, but you have to pay attention to the psychological effects of the colors. Kitchen is not just where food is prepared daily, but intimate space where family meals and gets his close friends. So […]

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An old metal garden table is given new life with the addition of a grass top ! All you  need is a metal table with openings in the top for drainage and a strip of sod. Put sod on ground with soil side facing up and place table upside down on top of sod.   

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Being stuck in a office isn’t most peoples idea of fun, but having a few toys of office gadgets around can help alleviate the monotony. The office is most of the times a cold and impersonal place … but you can change that bringing some gadgets to make you feel more like home or to entertain you during your working breaks. Look at this gallery and choose what perfectly suits your office!  A happy worker is an efficient worker. Tell that […]

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This San Antonio guest house is designed by Poteet Architects — who were recently honored with the 2010 San Antonio AIA Design Award for the project. This is proof that any small space, no matter its origin, can be transformed into a very functional and chic home. The secret is in the planning and the details.  

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‘The Lord of the Rings movies are well known all over the world, and so is the village Hobbiton where the Hobbits in the trilogy were living.The beautiful little houses surrounded by amazing nature were located in Matamata in New Zealand during filming, and they still are. Now the Hobbit houses are used by a farm nearby. More precisely their sheep have moved into the village where they are using the hobbit houses. Nowadays you can get a tour around […]

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In this article we take a look at some high end bedroom sets by French furniture company Roche Bobois. Design bedrooms are bright, airy and pleasing to the eye.  Combined with a modern style for today, cool bedroom is impressed with the stunning scenery outside. Appearance with cool air atmosphere adjoining the outdoors will provide its own sensation when you wake up. The gloss furniture finish reflects more light, ideal for smaller spaces, and for when we own a less […]

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Amazingly designed pieces by Anthony Hartley. Edna 1 is an oak cabinet with a single multicoloured laminated ply drawer, hand sprayed and lacquered to a high gloss finish, with shiny metal legs. The bright shiny colours create a very tactile appeal as the unit begs to be touched. This colourful design make you feel happy and full of energy.  Anthony became a joiner, a unique and inspiring designer. His furniture is based on forms and colors which describe motion giving […]

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Not enough space? You can still have a garden! Any gardener knows that landscaping is an art. In case you are having a small backyard, you can create a wonderful landscape that is going to beautify your entire home. Look at the house we found on abaton.es! It successfully solved the problem with terraces upstairs. The building is situated on an oak forest that did not allow free land for the garden. This conditioned the position of the house and its connection to the outside. Large […]

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One of the key attributes of Muskoka are the numerous boathouses nestled in on the shorelines. I don’t believe there is anything else like this in the world. First discovered on Freshome , this rebuilt boathouse contains a new 600sq.ft. second storey guest suite – complete with kitchenette, living space, three piece washroom, bedroom and roof terrace. Situated at the end of a narrow bay, the design mediates between extended views out to the wide vista of the distant lake […]

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This newly built modern villa is located in the popular suburb of Käppala — only 20 minutes outside of Stockholm, Sweden’s capital. The plastered facade along with the numerous and large windows give a sober modern impression. Inside, the house is characterized by a great light output from the large glass sliding doors and a lovely touch with the surrounding nature and views of Halvkakssundet. The living area has an open and airy floor plan with exit to a large […]

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