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Interior Designer Rotem Guy recently redesigned the interiors of a house built in the early 50’s.It is located in Porat, a moshav in the Sharon plain in central Israel. The original house was built in 1951 for a Jewish immigrant family from Libya. At first it was a tiny unit, typical of the houses built by the Jewish Agency in those years. Through the years, as the family grew, the house was enlarged. According to the architects: “In the renovation process […]

Located in Austin, Texas, USA, Hog Pen Creek Residence is a private contemporary house designed by Lake Flato Architects. The owners liked the idea of accessing much of the house from outdoor covered porches and walkways. The desire to have the main living area closely connected with the water, while respecting the flood plain and oaks, suggested the design’s stair-stepping boardwalk spine. The main living area, a two-story single width volume with a master bedroom loft and porches on either end, takes […]

“Flores de Manjerico,” Basil Flowers, has as its conceptual principle the hanging gardens and traditional sale kiosk at the time of the S. João traditional fest. Thus, FAHR 021.3 proposes a piece that maintains a blanket of basil that rises in the public space and engages the viewer in an emotional and sensory way. Two raised corners absorb, involving us circa green lines and spots generated by manjericos, assuming something attractive and provocative in the context of the street.

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Youth to Youth is a private home designed by batlab. Completed in 2014, it is located in Budapest, Hungary. The idea of the two-staired bedroom-loft, which is acting as the accented main element of the flat, was envisioned by a young couple. Sheet metal stairs enveloped in the ribbon form a male side, while the descending ribbon itself counters the former with female delicacy on the other side. The placement of the bed right above the door (as ordered by the clients) created […]

Designed by Lake Flato Architects, the Lake Tahoe Residence is located in Lake Tahoe, NV. Lake Tahoe is a large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada of the United States. Lake Tahoe is a major tourist attraction in both Nevada and California. It is home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area’s economy and reputation. Mountain and lake scenery are attractions throughout the year. The Nevada side also includes […]

Completed by CDM Arquitectos in 2012, Casa SJA I is a luxurious home is located in Michoacán, Mexico. The architectural program is developed from a Palapa located in the heart of the site, aligned with the major axis as a ”plaza”. West of the palapa and towards the sea is the pool that is bound by the 20 meter drop to the sea. The main premises of the project were to maintain the visual and spatial relationship between the hill and the […]

A wood house gathers fragments of nature inside. Harmonious colours, fresh looks and resistant substances that make the area a welcoming place. This is exactly the case with the dwelling below, a L-shape architectural masterpiece realised by 81.WAW.PL studio. The functionality of the wood house was defined in a clear way. A long corridor allows a smooth communication between spaces, while the windows arranged at both ends invite the garden inside. ‘We divided the building in two blocks. One of them is called ‘the dirty […]

Designed by Kris Yao | Artech Architects, the Lanyang Museum is adjacent to the Wushih Port, a once prosperous harbor that is now a wetland. Located in Yilan County, Taiwan, the museum is designed to reflect the unique history, the culture, and the landscape in Lanyang. In addition to reconstructing the harbor’s history, the museum also introduces Yilan’s rich wetland ecology as a part of an outdoor exhibition. The volume’s dominant geometry is inspired by the natural Cuesta rock formation, commonly found on the […]

Koh Samui is Thailand’s second-largest island after Phuket, with an area of 228.7 km2, a population of over 63,000 and an annual tourist population of 1.5 million. Abundant tourist resources, white sandy beaches, coral reefs, and coconut trees are present on the island. Located in Koh Samui, Thailand, Villa 6 has all five bedrooms feature terraces, day beds and sea views. The bathrooms offer large bathtubs and walk in showers with black slate tiling. Each bathroom also has an outdoor […]

Surrounded by a gorgeous natural canopy, Villa Estebania is a private residence designed by Arch-D. Completed in 2013, the home is located in Tallinn, Estonia. Situated in a forest, the home has scenic views and is well secluded. It was designed to be an open home, with a lot of focus on it’s exterior. Large glass walls and sliding doors ensure that the living space is extended into the natural deck outside, while the double-height living room paints an airy and cheerful picture. The interior […]

Israeli architectural firm Sharon Neuman Architects have created the Kibuts House. Completed in 2011, this 2,045 square foot, cube-shaped contemporary home is located in Lehavot Haviva, Israel. This brick house was planned for a family of 2 – father & son. The client asked for a very simple plan that will fit his needs. It is built by concrete covered with bricks, and teak wood was used for shading. The entrance is exposed concrete. The bricks also cover one of the inner […]

Founded by Liliana Stoica, Deco Box is a place where you can find wood wall mosaic, unique wood sculptures, wooden clocks, wooden candle holders. Vibrant bold colors, abstract compositions, portaits and zoomorphic shapes. Mosaic art, combines the traditional with modern vision, becoming one of the most revolutionary form of art of our time, allowing mixing materials, colors and exuberating with imagination, a gate for materializing our dreams. Abstract represents the free expression of our feelings and its interpretation has no real. The art collected […]

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I never thought that a house with red and orange in excess could appeal that much. This futuristic pod home was designed by Judd Lysenko Architects in Melbourne, Australia. With simple lines and an amazing way of using steel, laminated glass and plywood cocoon, the house manages to blend really well with the striking natural scenery by adding to its beauty.  Designed by Judd Lysenko Architects, draws its inspiration from American-German architect Mies van der Rohe – considered a pioneer of modern […]

The Olive House is a residential project completed by LOG-URBIS. Located in Pag, Croatia, this house is almost invisible from the sea. An appropriate setting within the local context, from the basic concept all the way to the details, is what makes this family house unique. The house was designed for everyday living of a married couple, with frequent visits from their adult children and friends. The concept of the project highlights the features of the location, such as the southern orientation of […]

When wall space is at a premium, windows make great backdrops for bench seating. For today we gather a great collection of 25 Incredibly cozy and inspiring window seat ideas will help inspire your search for the perfect ideas on designing your own window seat. In addition to abundant seating, the bench features lower drawers that provide storage for table linens and other dining room accessories. All these images can help show you a variety of different ways to make window seats look […]

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A bookstore is more than a space where books are sold. When it looks like ‘Carousel of Light‘, the act of reading becomes a wonderful, unique experience. As the owner explains, the new  Carturesti Bookstore in Bucharest, a 6-level construction represents an experiment of ‘cultural habitation’ in the ancient center of Bucharest, capital of Romania. This new bookstore in Bucharest offers space for reading, socialising and artistic explorations of the city. Moreover, the place offers a lot of other activities: a bistro, a […]

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