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A beach house has the power to change the inhabitants’ spirit immediately. Enjoying the view of the sea all day long, the building borrows the beauty of the landscape and transforms it into an explosion of energy. That is exactly the case with the Modern Beach House realised by JN Architects for Cape Associates, a full-service custom homebuilder that offers design, permitting and cost-estimating services. The house is located in Truro, a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, and it takes advantages of the stunning […]

Casa Sierra Leona is a private home located in Mexico City, Mexico. This concrete house was designed by José Juan Rivera Río in 2014. Built in 2014, the home takes its inspiration from the modernism of the 1960’s but puts its own beautiful modern twist on the style. Impeccable to the outside, the house sits on a plane to 2.50 meters (8 feet) above street level at its lowest part, developed at the centre of the ground giving rise to a courtyard […]

Designed by Zecc Architecten in collaboration with Roel van Norel, in the rural area north of Utrecht a compact recreation house has been realized. The house is constructed in wood and opens its façade with window shutters towards the green garden. Zecc designed the basic concept of the house and then Roel van Norel has developed the plan all the way into the smallest detail and has built the house together with the contractor. The house is completely closed on one […]

The New York Times reports the island, now named Blackadore Caye, was purchased by the star in 2005 for $1.75 million with partner Jeff Gram, who owns Cayo Espanto Island Resort, a luxury vacation spot nearby. Actor and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio has made plans to transform his uninhabited private island off the coast of Belize into an eco-resort and conservation area, with hopes of “healing” the property and pampering its guests. The Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort is a gorgeous little […]

Designed by Botanika Studio, Easter nest wreath is a prefect spring home decor door wreaths made with natural wood decorations eggs.The wreath is made of organic material such as straw base, raffia, painted wooden “Welcome sign” and artificial eggs. The wreath measures approx 30 cm, external diameter. Bird nest is a lovely springtime table centerpiece, perfect for your Easter table. Each nest is made of willow wreath, feathers, twigs, speckled artificial eggs and green moss. also view: 3 Ideas for Eggs Painted in […]

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Easter is officially here! What’s Easter without a bit of crafting with eggs isn’t it?The season that brings lovely colors,smells and sounds after a long drab winter. I love the tradition of decorating eggs on Easter. Eggs are a unique medium to paint on and a wonderful change from the usual medium of paper. For this year’s Easter DIY, we decided to bring the universe upon an egg. Confused? Read on to see how you can create your own DIY galaxy […]

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Since 2004, Veronika Richterová‘s work is set mostly in the field of PET-ART(plastic bottle art). Simultaneously she produces creative up-cycling programs for children and adults as well. According to the artist: “When I found out by chance, that plastic bottles ( PET Bottles)  could be deformed by heat I decided to create a sculpture from this material. Immediately, I had the idea that it could be called PET-art however, I took it only as one of my visual experimentation. I didn’t anticipate […]

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The Floating Flower Garden is the latest installation by TeamLab, a Japanese art collective of “ultra-technologists” lead by Toshiyuki Inoko. Currently on display in Tokyo is “Floating Flower Garden,” an interactive installation of blossoming vegetation. Located in Tokyo, it’s currently on view, along with the rest of the show, through May 1, 2015. Visitors enter a room filled with floating flowers. But as you approach them the flowers rise into the air, creating an air bubble within the dense forest. […]

Merav Salush Eitan and Gaston Zahr, two designers from OGE Creative Group, have created a brilliant bed filled with enormous egg-shaped pillows that looks like a human-sized bird’s nest. The nest is intended to be a space for socializing, relaxing, and informal meetings. Giant Birdsnest is a cozy wooden nest filled with soft egg-shaped pillows. It’s a multifunctional piece of furniture that can be used for resting, browsing the web, reading, talking and doing almost anything. Now you can fulfill your dream […]

Elspeth McLean is an Australian award winning artist whose innate love of colour and detail evolved into a unique style of painting she describes as “Dotillism”. She creates her intensely colourful and intricate artworks entirely out of dots created with acrylic paint and a paintbrush. Her simple yet refined technique has grown and expanded into the vibrant, precise and soul engaging artworks she creates today. For Elspeth, painting dots is a meditative and grounding experience which is so enjoyable she […]

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This single family bungalow situated in St Kilda, Australia was designed in 2014 by Make Architecture. A large part of the inspiration for the extension of this St Kilda Californian Bungalow comes from thinking about how this family live and connect with their community. Concrete has been used to form a heavy base to the project and large board marked concrete elements lift up and emerge out of this base. The concrete has been formed up insitu using recycled fence palings to […]

Why decorate your Easter eggs with the usual boring pastel color scheme when you can make them look like NASA should observe them? Tired of seeing the same old boring, pastel-colored Easter eggs every year? Allison Murray of Dream a Little Bigger decided to make Easter a bit more galactic, with stunning results. And with her step-by-step tutorial, you can recreate these little aliens at home!    

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Designed by FORM, this apartment is located in Kiev, Ukraine. Customers’ requests were to leave maximum area and to fit into the layout the store rooms, walk-in closets and two lavatories in the way that is “invisible to the eye”.  According to the architects: ” Our first major step was to remove big and useless hallway at the entrance and to open thereby the view of the living room space. But we decided to install three-meter “gate” which, if desired, would close […]

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Every few years, the health and wellness community wages war on a single food type. Right now, we are living through the war on gluten. Just walk into any grocery store or coffee shop and you’ll now find gluten-free muffins, gluten-free chips, and gluten-free bread. Once, those shelves were filled with fat-free options, prominently displayed during the war on fat. The “Gluten Free Museum” imagines what famous art would look like without carbs. As the New Yorker’s resident debunker Michael Specter […]

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We all love the Canevas collection from Gan, designed by Charlotte Lancelot. A mixture of aesthetics, function, the surroundings, the emotions and social aspects that actually constitute her design objectives. A collection with great design and a lot of research, especially in the durable development sector. Canevas is the name of the fabric she worked with. Charlotte is aware “that objects are a matter of desire and that we only acquire them because they speak to us and about us.” All […]

A 100-kilometre array of floating barriers designed by a 20-year-old inventor aims to clear the oceans of waste plastic. Dutch engineering student Boyan Slat created The Ocean Cleanup concept with the aim of clearing the oceans of their plastic gyres – floating islands made of millions of pieces of waste that accumulate where currents converge. Previous proposals for removing this waste have involved using nets and basic trawling operations, but have been considered too expensive and possibly damaging to wildlife. There are currently […]