Japanese House from Konishi Gaffney architectsFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 23, 2010

Japanese House from Konishi Gaffney architects

Sometimes the lack of space can make you work wonders as in this case where Konishi Gaffney architects came up with a Japanese house in Edinburgh, Scotland. The space was originally a garage where the architects came up with a Japanese house that adores sunshine and privacy. The privacy factor has been incorporated by turning...

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It is ‘Comfort’ that defines a home from a SurroundingFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

It is ‘Comfort’ that defines a home from a Surrounding

You may have the best of surroundings but comfort is the defining perimeter which makes a place called home. These images reveal an ideal comfortable home made to relieve you of the daily work stress. What makes it so special are the contrasting ceiling heights for instance the low ceiling in the living room and...

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Single family residence in Setagaya-ku, TokyoFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

Single family residence in Setagaya-ku, Tokyo

We’ve seen plenty of unusual buildings in areas such as Tokyo and this is definitely one of them. This house is located in Setagaya-ku and it was a project by Keita Fukushima. The most interesting thing about this building is, at first sight, the array of windows and they way in which they have been...

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Interesting Glass Suspension Lighting by deMajoFull story

Posted in Lighting | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

Interesting Glass Suspension Lighting by deMajo

When it comes to contemporary lighting fixtures, deMajo is an important name. They always find a way to impress us with their designs, whether it’s something very simple or something sculptural and inspired by exotic elements. Today we’re going to focus on three stunning creations. The first one is the Sahara Series. It’s a very...

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Luxury Silver and gold Tiles by AcquarioFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

Luxury Silver and gold Tiles by Acquario

The finishes are very important for the overall interior design. In fact, they’re just as important as the facade of a house because they give it character and personality. But personal tastes and preferences differ and, while some people prefer extreme simplicity and transparency, other enjoy a more luxurious look that makes them feel like...

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Most Expensive Home TheatersFull story

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan, on March 20, 2010

Most Expensive Home Theaters

A home theater is a great way to relax and having fun. If there’s an area in your basement that doesn’t get much natural light, you should think on it. Even if you want to design a home theater for a room with windows, you can simply use heavy drapes or black out shades.Anyway,if you...

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Built to Resist from Quinze & Milan and EastpakFull story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan, on March 20, 2010

Built to Resist from Quinze & Milan and Eastpak

From a collaboration between Quinze & Milan and the manufacturer Eastpak, results an interesting furniture series called “Built to Resist” which combines quinze & milan shapes with authentic eastpak product characteristics, including bags, zippers, handles, colorful strong fabrics and popular prints. Produced in limited numbered series, the collection will be presented during the Milan Design...

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