A Beach House At The Junction Between Antique And ModernFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan, on March 10, 2011

A Beach House At The Junction Between Antique And Modern

When designing this beach house on Whidbey Island in Island Country, Washington, Soli Terry Architects had to respond to one major request regarding the design. The team had to combine modern elements with antiquities. The challenge was not as difficult as you might think. As it turns out, these two styles are quite compatible. The...

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Sophisticated Maddock House in Calgary, CanadaFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 10, 2011

Sophisticated Maddock House in Calgary, Canada

After posting the Frame Hosue yesterday I’ve noticed another interesting house design.The exquisite Maddock House in Calgary, Canada designed by Marc Boutin. Overlooking the mesmerising Rocky mountain range and city centre , this makes for an ideal location. To emphasize these views there are huge screens and open terraces on all sides. With fireplaces ,...

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The ultimate unconventional home: church converted into a family mansionFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 10, 2011

The ultimate unconventional home: church converted into a family mansion

In their search for the perfect family home, people often make some odd choices. We have seen people converting ships, trucks, even barns into lovely homes. But not a lot of people have the imagination and courage to convert a church into a personal home. This is the case of Mr. Akhavan. This gothic structure,...

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Rose Chair by Masanori UmedaFull story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Loredana Sava, on March 10, 2011

Rose Chair by Masanori Umeda

I like roses and I think all women do for their elegance and softness, for the colour and especially for the velvet touch. That inspired many people working in all fields to create new and interesting products. I found this amazing chair that looks exactly like a rose and feels great, offering all the comfort...

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Normally the furniture in people’s houses is made to be used, to sit on. Most chairs are like that but sometimes furniture designers are so inspired and creative that they are able to combine an amazing look with a comfortable seating and functionality. For example the Russian designer Milla Rezanova brought a breath of fresh...

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Design ideas for Wall NichesFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan, on March 9, 2011

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Niches are the smallest parts of your house and need that extra attention for beautifying the interiors. There are several ways to get a niche designed. This hugely depends on your personal taste, occasion and rest of your house interiors. With a little effort, you can earn accolades for using your niches in a classic...

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