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She may not be very fond of people, finding them annoying most of the time, but she still enjoys helping them from the shadows. Her attention to detail drives others crazy yet remains her most appreciated characteristic.
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Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 23, 2017

Three Volumes Meet Beneath A Butterflied Roof By Lake Michigan

Not so long ago New York-based architecture firm Desai Chia completed one of their most beautiful projects to date: a residence situated in the close vicinity of Lake Michigan. It’s a house that doesn’t stand out much but which impresses on a different level. What we love most about it is the butterflied roof and...

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Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on August 22, 2017

Small Apartment Got A Complete Remodel And A New Attic Room

Sometimes an apartment can seem smaller than it actually is and that’s usually because of bad planning of the floor space or an impractical layout. This 48.5 square meter apartment in New Taipei City, Taiwan is a pretty good example. Its original interior design was fragmented, with lots of walls separating the spaces, creating a...

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Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on August 21, 2017

Wall Mounted Bike Racks That Look Great While Being Practical

Bikes are excellent for getting around in the city. They’re practical and fun and they take up relatively little space compared to other vehicles. They do, however, need to be properly stored, usually inside the house. A wall-mounted bike rack solves that problem without taking up valuable floor space. There are lots of indoor bike...

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Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 21, 2017

ARRCC Empties An Old House Transforming It Into A Perfect Family Home

Recently ARRCC, a studio with a passion for unique interior design, has completed a remodel in South Africa. Like all their projects, this one was a close collaboration between the architects and their clients and the result is a new family home that leaves a long-lasting impression on everyone who comes in contact with it....

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Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on August 18, 2017

15 Delightfully Small Console Table Designs Honor History In Style

We’ve gotten used to things losing their functionality over time to become decorative elements in our homes but sometimes things are quite the opposite. Console tables, for example, started out as decorative furniture but they evolved to also be practical. The history of the console table is an unusual one in many ways. Today we’ve...

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Posted in Outdoor | by Simona Ganea, on August 17, 2017

How To Use Tiki Torches To Light Up The Outdoors

Even though they’re very simple, primitive even, tiki torches are also wonderful and alluring. We perceive fire as comforting and for this reason tiki torches are often used to set a pleasant ambiance in yards, gardens and outdoor settings in general. Tiki torches can be bought or crafted and today we’ll show you how you...

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Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 17, 2017

A Modern-Day Fortress House With A Timeless Design

This contemporary residence is located in Bellinzona, Switzerland and it’s a modern-day fortress. With 260 square meters of living space, it’s big enough to be perfect as a family home. The construction and interior design were completed in 2017. It was a project conducted by Davide Macullo Architects. The house was built for a client...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on August 17, 2017

Cool Ways To Build And Customize A DIY Headboard

It’s important for a bedroom to a be a comfortable and relaxing space, not only in terms of layout and practicality but also from an aesthetic point of view. There’s no need for a lot of furniture and accessories. In fact, the fewer the better. You can still personalize the room with elements such as...

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