An intricate display of colors, materials and textures, the NEW hotel was designed by Fernando and Humberto Campana… in a city that needs no presentation: Athens, Greece. The vibrant accommodation unit is located 200 meters from Syntagma (Constitution) Square and awaits guests in an unconventional design setting. By reinventing the former Olympic Palace hotel (originally built in 1958 by architect
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A living room without a coffee table is a lot like a supermodel without lipstick, undone. Just as lipstick is one detail that can complete a look, so too can the perfect coffee table. Coffee tables serve several purposes; from completing a look, to storage and display they are much needed in a space. The question is which style will…
Check out these innovative surface designs by Giles Miller Studio…, guaranteed to make an impression on anyone thinking of redecorating. By placing various-shaped tiles at different angles on a wall, the resulting effect is original and impressive. As you can see in the photos belows, the patterns come in an array of colors, textures and materials, making them easy
Since it is never too early to make Christmas plans, we have a pretty story to share with you guys today. One Two Tree… is a project initiated by a couple in Australia, who combined their efforts in creating a sustainable Christmas tree idea. We loved the presentation movie (which we also uploaded below the photos for you guys to
The first thing that crossed my mind when seeing the Peak 8 Penthouse was that Christmas was one step away! The spectacular views, offered by the window-walls made this place gaining the reputation of a “penthouse”. Spreading on 6,000 square feet, Peak 8 Penthouse has three levels, accommodating several rooms with breathtaking views over the mountainous surroundings, a wine cave,…
The principle of origami or Japanese paper folding is now also being used in engineering constructions and home furniture. One fine example is the exotic and elegant Origami Coffee Table. It is an original design by Martin Pitonak…, a design professional based in Toronto who has over ten years of solid experience in custom furniture and custom mill-work.
Hailed by some observers as “an industrial revolution for the digital age”, rapid manufacturing has been changing the face of the manufacturing industry for some time now. Many believe that 3D printing technology is democratising design and manufacturing, making it more accessible and less dependant on economies of scale. Traditional manufacturing methods often come with prohibitive tooling costs meaning that…
We appreciate the elegance exhibited by this 285 square meter split level penthouse designed by ÁBATON Arquitects… and located in Madrid, Spain. The project is situated in an unusual circular building, where each of the ten suits it accommodates offers abundant natural lighting and easy reach towards miniature landscaped gardens: “All the access areas to this property were conceived as
Studio SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects in collaboration with design studio Antoni Associates… completed the design for the Silverhurst Residence, located in Cape Town, South Africa. According to the architects, “the facade is Georgian inspired but the modern aspect of the look is driven by a dynamic of recessed and projecting panels and cubes that create courtyards and
A beautiful retreat defined by the Italian design studio Marco Pava… awaits to be admired. With a fantastic look over one of Italy’s most famous lakes, Como, this cozy and inspiring villa is nothing but the ideal spot for days of leisure and relaxation. With a book and plenty of ideas in your mind and pockets, this place could simply
We have spotted “More” on Design Rulz… and we fell in love with the concept! Extremely modern and versatile, More is a modular furniture that changes forever the way we perceive space. It offers an infinite variety of solutions and it can be used in different contexts. Designed for both internal and external spaces, More is an interesting way to
Situated on a private golf course in New Mexico, the Country Club Residence is a house wrapped in marble, with distinctive details and with an incredible attention towards nature. The gorgeous project has been defined in 2011 by the architectural firm, Migdal Arquitectos…. A truly particular home, imposing and edgy, the L-shaped residence has a south orientation. The floor
Garages, they’re not just for cars anymore! People in need of more living space are getting very creative these days. Many are nervous now, not wanting to invest in the real estate market at this time for a myriad of reasons. But what does one do when one has simply outgrown their living space? Perhaps there are now children where…
We got used to the uniqueness of each new residential architecture project in Amsterdam and this timber frame family home is no exception. Designed by the creative team at Egeon Architecten…, the family villa is located on the Rieteiland-Oost island in the IJburg residential development and offers a serene living and working space. The three levels of the residence
We ran across XTable, e design envisioned by studio KiBiSi for furniture brand Holmris…, which contributes to the working and standing trend. Based on the idea that a modern day of the office could be less unhealthy if the employees get up once in a while, this type of table could just be the next wave. We appreciate its