Reading while waiting a bus is something normal that happens all over the world but not all the time people carry with them books or magazines. So what will you read in the bus station?  Mobile Library in Bus Stations is a very good idea! I found today an idea that seems to be from Colombia, Bogota which will introduce mobile libraries in the bus stations. Looks pretty nice and very useful ! Wonderful initiative, could be implemented anywhere in […]

Posted in  Spaces for living
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Sweden, and Scandinavia in general, is well known for its simplicity and functional design. I’ve always found great inspiration looking at some of the beautiful work created there, whether it be a product, an interior of some sort, or graphic design. The apartment we found on proves that beautiful and functional everyday objects should not only be affordable to the wealthy, but to all, a core theme in the development of modernism and functionalism. This apartment  is a bit minimalist, using lovely colors and a touch of […]

Escape to happiness this summer with Club Med! Club Med has launched a new package to the resort island of Maldives for customers departing on weekdays. The Club Med experience is one not to be missed. Whether you’re seeking a romantic and quiet getaway or an activity-packed rumble, there will be one Club Med resort ideal for your preferred itinerary. And once you’re there, all your needs are taken care of from start to finish.               […]

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We recently received photos and information about NINO , a dynamic and flexible office system developed during a 2 year research by Arianna De Luca for her final master project. The project is currently exhibited at New Designers 2012, Design Business Centre, London. Thank you Arianna De Luca for sharing with us this amazing project! From the designer: NINO proposes a new approach to the workstation which aims to enable chance encounters, communication and possibly collaborations. In depth practice-based research highlighted the need for tools and conditions capable of […]

Posted in  Public spaces
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The Market restaurant is precisely located in a difficult triangular site in the middle of the garage shop and cluster adobe housing in Lima’s tradition district of Miraflores.  It was realized by Jaime Ortiz de Zevallos and the concept aimed to create two separate spaces that respond to the program requirements, the context and the relation between public and private space. It occupies a former auto repair garage, wisely transformed by architect Jaime Ortiz de Zevallos into a comfortable and attractive locale of high open […]

Posted in  Storage items
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Old book spines glued to a box = hidden bookshelf storage.  Isn’t this a beautiful storage box darling? The face is decorated with spines from old books!  It is a clever way to hide all those odds and ends that never quite find a home. Ready to beautify the shelf, bookshelf, or tabletop of your choice.  When the box sits on a shelf, it looks like a bunch of your favorite books all lined up, but in fact, it’s secret […]

Posted in  KitchenLiving room
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The Prismatic Colours project, completed in 2011, was designed by architect Jean Verville. Here is a charming apatment with great views over Montreal, Canada. Measuring 15, 069 square foot, this place features large, open interiors and inspiring decors. Straight ahead from the entrance hall there is a large living room that serves as a dining area and as a gathering place between friends.  The living room  offers a wonderful place for taking a hot tea or a fresh coffee in […]

This contemporary Spanish house, realized by 05am Architects is centered around tree cubes that provide functional answers to the users needs, optimizing all the available space and improving the spatial perception of the floor plan. One cube incorporates the main elements of the kitchen, another one represents a bookcase built in the staircase, and the last one serves the fireplace in the house.  The bedrooms are on the upper floor, the service and storage areas define the living areas, all built around a […]

Posted in  Architecture
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The apartment from Alicante, Spain was rehabilitated by Barbarela Studio. The intention was to make spaces communicate to each other by using different, specific colors for every floor as if the hue would mark of the territory. The final result proves it heavily: there has always been a place for color inside the house! Even today, when we are used with open-plan homes, where kitchens, living rooms, and dining rooms are often one large space, color is used to help define interiors. The trick, of course, […]

Posted in  Terrace & Garden
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Nothing describes a pool better than its details … Old Lion Manor is a place that evokes imagination, dreams, and passionate living.  Sitting on the terrace overlooking the spectacular pool, enjoying the relaxing therapy of a spa, or taking a late night swim, all have the power to evoke a deep connection to the water within us. This link to the senses is what luxury is all about! Old Lion Manor is a three acre playground that includes a waterfall with a cave, […]