Traditional is one way to describe this home, simple is another. Surrounded by pine trees and nestled beside a lake, the east-facing back porch offers unrivaled views of the sunrise. When entering the home, guests walk directly into the dining room, which opens onto the expansive living room. To help define the two spaces, the designer nestled the dining area beneath an open-air bridge that connects the two upstairs wings. The stunning views of the marshland drove the living room design,” says Ken, the designer. […]

La Jolla House  is an impressive residential project from San Diego, USA. This hillside home in San Diego, USA with captivating views of the La Jolla Country Club  and ocean is the dream home of a couple who wanted a space to grow old in together and to enjoy fully with their pre-teen child and the family’s beloved rescue Labradors. The couple was attracted to the essential character of their house, which was built in 1957. They wanted to retain its essence […]

Divergence House is located into a lush garden in one of the expatriate areas of Bangkok, Thailand and it was designed by the FOS architectural practice in 2014, preserving most of the trees of the site and creating a layout which integrates the internal spaces with the natural surroundings. All the programmes are strategically diverged from one another and positioned precisely between the trees. Their locations depend on the level of privacy and internal connectivity. For instance, a foyer and a […]

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Masquespacio  has created the space and identity of 2Day Languages, a new Spanish school in Valencia.  “We wanted to limit our intervention to a minimum,” said the studio’s creative director Ana Milena Hernández Palacios, “without forgetting the importance of equalising the mix between modern decoration and the beauty of the neoclassical architecture of the building.” The space is designed on an area of 183 square meters, with three classrooms, a staff room, and a lounge. Each of the classrooms and rooms are a […]

Architect Marc Gerritsen has designed a home for himself in Koh Samui, Thailand. According to the architects:”The main thing about this location is the expanse of the surroundings and the quietness. Life in Taipei is very hectic, and I needed a place to escape. I really wanted a quiet area and a fantastic view. Having an open plan living room, with doors that can totally slide away, which looks out at the pool and the ocean – that’s something I’d been thinking […]

WeNew Innovation have designed the PlayRoom, a functional space where children play while receiving wellness therapies. The interactive experiences of the space are: Piano Suvinil Colors Interactive floor with the new color palette of Suvinil (leading paint company in Brazil). Each key of the piano, when stepped, sounds a note of piano that corresponds to a color, according to the color therapy study. Interactive Wall Paint With a simple simulating movement with the hand facing the wall, the child can paint […]

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Starbucks  recently open the first Starbucks Reserve Store, a place where you can find a rare and exquisite small-batch coffees from around the world. It is located in Downtown Disney, Orlando, Florida. The nearly 4,000 square foot store is a new page in the collaboration between two iconic brands. In March of this year, Starbucks and Disney teamed up to open the first company-operated Starbucks location at Downtown Disney in Anaheim, California. While the space includes stunning artwork of metallic Venetian plaster that […]

Designed by AR43 Architects,  the 21 Jervois Hill zen-inspired residence is located in the exotic country of Singapore.This house was designed as a retreat for the body, mind and soul. The luxuriant vegetation encompassing the house had a strong influence in its current architectural structure. The client asked for a relaxing living space, a haven that embraces nature and makes it part of it. The house consists of a main volume, a large pavilion that houses the main spaces while a supporting […]

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Set amongst some of the most spectacular scenery in the American Southwest, Sorrel River Ranch Hotel & Spa Resort elevates the expectation of luxury lodging in Moab, Utah. In addition to all the amenities of a small luxury hotel, the resort offers 160 acres of sprawling green pastures alongside the Colorado River and surrounded by southern Utah’s famous arches, towering red rock cliffs, mountain buttes and dramatic mesas, all set beneath a vast, flawless desert sky. Sorrel River Ranch Hotel […]

Welcome to Streamsong, a new kind of resort that takes the everyday ordinary to the absolutely extraordinary. Surrounded by nothing but nature as far as the eye can see, Streamsong offers a golf experience like no other resort in Florida.  A resort where golf is both a quest for perfection and an art form. A retreat that is the ultimate escape for relaxation, enrichment and rejuvenation. A place where the surrounding ecosystems are as deeply valued as the time you’ll […]