Streetlight Planters in Netherlands

When two unlike things are combined effectively to create another object that is a lot more than the amount of its parts, gives a most satisfying moment. That’s accurately what occurs on a little pedestrian lane of Eindhoven, in the Netherlands, which was lined up with many lampposts and small pot that were helping more as mess than as useful objects.

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Design firm BYTR analyzed the issue and unite the messy objects into unique, floating streetlights with luxuriant, alive lampshades. The design, which is know as  GREENSPOTLIGHT, was an instantaneous hit. Almost everyone would appreciate this design.

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Each GREENSPOTLIGHT contain a netted shelter and a ring of incorporated planters. The lights are fixed on cables between the street walls which didn’t make any obstacle to pedestrian. Although a small alteration, the simple adding up of these lamps becomereally helpful to glow up the street  all the day in a way that sum up a touch of green to this very urban area.

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The GREENSPOTLIGHTs are division of a bigger project called ‘Greenspots Eindhoven’ where the Eindhoven municipal council has appointed BYTR to look for openings to develop urban green projects around the city center. Eindhoven is recognized as one of the greenest cities of Netherlands. At present, this ecofriendly city is crowded by the chiefly massive concrete constructions that have anything to do with green but to yell green.

Apartment in Torino, Italy

Here is an apartment in the center of Torino, Italy characterized by the vibrations of gray, blue and oil on the walls. The Torino apartment featuring some original elements like: windows, doors and door handles are highlighted by pure white, while the color light accomplice, defines the character of the rooms, in a gradation of shades of blue on the scale.

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The general design of the apartment is relatively simple and elegant. But there’s the little details that make it look messy and disorganized. It looks like there’s too much going on. And I don’t know what that picture above the desk wants to transmit, but it’s not the most appealing view you can get above your desk. I wouldn’t want to see that every time I look up.

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When you analyze each feature and furniture piece, they all look good and beautiful as individuals. But when you see them put together it’s not the same pretty image. It looks to me like there hasn’t been too much attention given to the details. It’s easy to just pick the items you like from the store, but when decorating a home it’s important to keep in mind the whole picture and the fact that it all has to look uniform.{found on atcasa}

The Utopian Sea Cities of Our Future?

There is always the imagination for different buildings on different environments. Of all that, there is being around for a long time, it is a building built under the deep ocean. Even though we all believe it can be done with modern technology, but those who thought of such imagination is reaching a century old.

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It is a building that would require to self sustain, for its energy powers, capable of responding to all emerging issues from the environments of that from the ocean, and it has to be best suit to be in the sea. It was one the ideas of imaginations of many of the students in architecture. It is like their wild imagination, the achievement of the impossible.

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How to buy quality bedding

We have the tendency to have prioritized the price over the quality. That also include of what we spent most of our life with, the bedding. It is indeed not a good idea for doing so. When choosing a bedding, quality should not be compromised, it is what could affect the quality of your current life. Why compromise? Does it worth not having a good night sleep? So how can the quality be determined in the bedding? First of for most it is the materials used, which could greatly affect the comfort of your sleep.

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The best materials that could use for the bedding are the Pima and Egyptian cotton, which are the best of them all. Another thing to look at is the number of threats of the bedding. Normally count by square inch, which is also the weave density.

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AURA Bed Collection by Martin Ballendat

Modern beds come in wonderful designs and styles which are meant to provide you with the maximum of comfort. The AURA collection of beds is featuring a great style and the comfort would be driven by the mattress. With clean lines and no waste of material on useless elements and frills, the Martin Ballendat made a good job. If you enjoy reading a book or eating, there is a flat base which can serve as a space for reading material or for breakfast.

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I like the simple and asymmetrical shape of this bed. It offers you the features you need without exaggerating with the details and the visual features that are purely aesthetic. Nevertheless, this very simple and thin bed is also comfortable, despite its appearance. And because of the size which is considerably smaller than the usually heavy designs, this bed can be placed wherever you want, even in small places. It’s also lighter and easier to move around the house in case you decide you want to change its location.

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I wouldn’t recommend you to use it for hide and seek games because even if there’s plenty of space underneath the bed, there’s not a very good place to hide from anyone.

Southampton Beach House by Alexander Gorlin Architects

When it comes to talking about the homes and their designs, there are many things to take into consideration. Building a summer home is no exception. Not only should your beach house designs take into account the dimensions of your property, but also you have to comsider the specific details of its location.

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For example, the Southampton Beach House ranked as one of 10 new homes in the Hamptons, by Curbed. The beach house was family friendly designed and created having the entertainment concept in mind. The 12,000 square foot summer house in the East End of the Hamptons takes full advantage of its location between the bay and the ocean to offer views of both.

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Designed by Alexander Gorlin Architects , the beach house also includes guest suites, staff quarters, an outdoor pool and a rooftop terrace. It’s literary everything you need from a beach house and more. It’s a relatively large house, but in order to be able to include all those features and locations, you need a lot of space.

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It’s a great place to spend your holydays and it also provides you with indoors fun if the weather is cold. So independently of the season or the temperature outside, you can still have some fun inside the house while enjoying the beautiful outdoor views. But the summer season is the best, considering that however this is a beach house.

Carbon Fiber Coffee Table

This is most expensive coffee table ever seen before, which was made by Rhys Mellor a boat builder, originally from New Zealand. The Coffee Table worth $16,000 and is made up of carbon uni-bands on the edges and middle for stiffness. Carbon fiber being susceptible to compression, a 5mm core has been created in between, giving the table its solid look.

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I admit that it’s a beautiful piece of furniture, simple, stylish and modern in the same time. And the material used is also to be appreciated. But honestly, the price is over the top. After all it’s just a table. I can see how a boat is expensive because that one is actually floating above water and it’s big and keeps you dry when sailing over the seas and having fun with your friends. But this is just a simple coffee table, small and insignificant.

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All you do is use to have coffee in the morning and then that’s it. Maybe if I has ton of money and I had soothing to do with them I would consider buying a coffee table that’s so expensive. But even then I wouldn’t want to buy this one. It has a relatively interesting design, but it’s not that creative and honestly it’s a little boring. So this is one coffee table that I really don’t like.

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