…After several incomplete renovations, the Hawthorn project became a serious matter. ”The task was two fold, firstly to consolidate and reinstate the existing heritage parts and secondly to create a new architectural language that would transform the rear and become the soul of the new indoor and outdoor living areas.” To get a better understanding of this project and how
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Geometry was the starting point for this modern project in Valencia, Spain, designed by Ramon Esteve Studio…; “The concept was born from the trapezoidal shape of the plot, located in a residential area. The vegetation is a dense element of edge. That is the reason why the house is proposed like a volume where focusing views becomes especially important”.
The new DIODER LED battery-operated lamp… from IKEA answers a basic need when it comes to modern living: illuminating storage spaces, particularly drawers and cabinets. Unobtrusive and elegantly designed, the strip of light comes on automatically when you open the drawer and goes off when you close it. Moreover, the LED light source is said to consume up to 85%
The project of the rue Godefroy Cavaignac in Paris consisted in the rehabilitation of a building which did not meet hygiene and security standards into new social housing by h2o architectes… (lead architect) in collaboration with Ingénierie Louis Choulet (Mechanical and Sustainability Engineer). The agency’s aim was to renew the image of the building in the street while responding to
Studio Jendretzki completed a full renovation of a mid-century residence initially envisioned by architect Hal Levitt. Located in Beverly Hills, LA, the house (discovered by Freshome on Design Milk…) has a very modern appearance throughout and a great level of openness. Most of the partitions of the initial project were replaced in order to create an optimum indoor-outdoor connection
The Locomotive Ranch Trailer is a modern and ingenious home designed by Andrew Hinman Architecture… in Uvalde, Texas. Reminding us of the authentic traveling trailers, the streamlined aluminum house comes as an addition to the main house and it represents one of the client’s most precious possessions. The client wanted to move it permanently to his ranch in South Texas,
Situated on 1.4 acres of a private, wooded land in the sought after Sycamore School District, Ohio, USA this custom built contemporary home, dubbed The Zinc House…, is set in its own private sanctuary, basking in the crisp wooded views from every turn. The home is ideal for every day family living, yet is an entertainer’s mecca. The Zen
…Located in the Wright State University’s campus, this modern catholic chapel was built on a green plot of land, to bring peace and tranquility and help students disconnect from their stressful learning routine. A simple concept, a minimalistic design and the spirit of nature flooding the space – this is what the architects, responsible with the project, had in mind.
It’s summer time and the best part of the season is bringing in the colors that make us reminisce over all of the wonderful elements that summer reminds us of. Whether you love the ripe fruits and vegetables that light up your meals, or you remember a great beach vacation years ago – these colors can be brought into your…
One Workplace is an ambitious project, shaped and defined by the multi-disciplinary design lab, Design Blitz… in Santa Clara, California. The design studio worked so far with various technology companies located in Silicon Valley, delivering some of the most ingenious and creative workspaces you’ve ever seen. Being the largest furniture dealer in Northern California and and the single source for
Meet the Dubrovka apartment, a compact, yet coquette home, designed by za bor architects… in Russia. The apartment is perceived as a unitary living space, connecting the kitchen, the bedroom and the living room. The space can be divided in rooms when needed, thanks to some sliding partitions, specially designed to offer some privacy. Some of the furniture was custom-made,
This 36 square meters apartment is a fine example that even small apartments can offer you pretty much comfort, as long as they are smartly designed. Simply called AP 1211, this loft spreads over two levels, boasting bright and joyful decorations and a swirl-like staircase that connects the two floors. The AP 1211 project was completed by Alan Chu…,
ANTONI ASSOCIATES…’, the Interior Design and Décor division of the iconic architectural firm SAOTA, latest project combines elegance and sophistication in a beachfront property located along one of the pristine white beaches of Cape Town, South Africa. The Client’s brief was to renovate a ground floor double level apartment in a newly constructed luxury complex. The apartment is entered
Masquespacio …completed the interior design for 2Day Languages, a Spanish school in Valencia, Spain. The space is developed on an area of 183 square meters and contains three classrooms, a staff room and a lounge. Each of the classrooms and common rooms are a defragmentation from the brand identity of 2Day Languages and also incorporate parts of the Spanish language
… There is much that is dependent on the sale of a home. The economy and the time of year are important factors. Luck can often have a major role when you ask yourself why your neighbor’s home, almost identical to your own, sold in just a few days while your’s has been sitting idle for a matter of months. There