An Alternative To Single Houses In The Form Of Fantasy Earth Homes

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 7, 2009

An Alternative To Single Houses In The Form Of Fantasy Earth Homes

The Earth House Estate is located in Dietikon, in Switzerland and it’s a dream-like setting like no other. It was designed by Vetsch Architektur and it offers an alternative to the traditional single house concept and allows the inhabitants to become closer with nature and to better integrate into the whole landscape.

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Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 7, 2009

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates

High of 5.2 m, 1.7 m wide and consisting of 40 sections of 254 mm wooden swivel on an axis with 80 ball bearings, this beautiful door opens smoothly and harmoniously just like a fan. The Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates was celebrated like the best piece of design created by a young architect from across...

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Alila Villas Soori by SCDA Architects

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 3, 2009

Alila Villas Soori by SCDA Architects

Architects from SCDA have worked on the completion of the Alila Villas Soori, which is the newly arrived residential community in the south west part of Bali, Indonesia. This is scheduled to be opened in December 2009. The famous Alila Hotels and Resorts own this place which has around 48 villas which are ranging from 1680...

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Gas Station Design by Kanner Architects

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 1, 2009

Gas Station Design by Kanner Architects

Located in La Brea and Slauson avenues in Los Angeles’s Mid-City neighborhood, the United Oil Gas Station is a combination of the city’s historic love affair with the automobile and today’s modern one-stop shopping spirit of immediate gratification and convenience. Designed by Kanner  Architects the gas station became a center of attraction for the near-by citizens....

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aChair by Ivo Otasevic

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 30, 2009

aChair by Ivo Otasevic

Another Serbian youngster with his studio based in Belgrade and Moscow surprised us with a brilliant chair design named simply A Chair. The young architect leads the Otako office, with headquarters in Belgrade and Moscow that besides developing projects of different scales, materializes furniture concepts that reveal a boundless creativity. This new creation is called simply...

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The World’s First Undersea Restaurant

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 27, 2009

The World’s First Undersea Restaurant

Ithaa is the first Undersea Restaurant, on the Indian Ocean, surrounded by a vibrant coral reef and encased in clear acrylic, offering diners 270 degrees of panoramic underwater views. The undersea restaurant was created by MJ Murphy Ltd., a design consultancy with the headquarter in New Zealand The restaurant is featuring transparent acrylic walls and...

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Caribbean House Design by A-cero

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 25, 2009

Caribbean House Design by A-cero

Here is a Caribbean House Design created by architect Joaquin Torres from Spanish architecture firm A-cero and is situated in the Dominican Republic on 7,000 m2.The outdoor living area offers a splendid view of the beach, where the sea breeze can be enjoyed under the shelter of the rolling rooflines. Beach-house style has a time-period bounded...

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Beautiful House between Land and Water

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 23, 2009

Beautiful House between Land and Water

This extraordinary and mind blowing house on Lake Washington finds its place between half land and half water. The family living there has renovated their cottage to give it a more richer look and to adopt a richer lifestyle. But, while renovating they left off some good stuffs like the casual beach cabin look and...

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The Modern Floating Bed from Alf Group of Italy

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 19, 2009

The Modern Floating Bed from Alf Group of Italy

If you are soon going to be looking for bedroom furniture , you should look for a suspend platform bed. The Alf Group of Italy made official a collection which also features a wall mounted storage drawer set to increase the idea of a suspended bedroom. How cool would it be to have a floating...

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Logan Leather Bed with Adjustable Headboard

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 15, 2009

Logan Leather Bed with Adjustable Headboard

Platform beds are a great alternative to the traditional bed frames that many people have problems with. As far as comfortable beds go, these are quite an improvement over the traditional rails and box spring mattresses that are used in so many households. Many of the beds have an Asian flair that the bedroom furniture...

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Stylish Dining Rooms Infused With Japanese Character

Posted in Furniture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 15, 2009

Stylish Dining Rooms Infused With Japanese Character

The simplicity of Japanese interior design has been an inspiration for a lot of designers and for anyone who loves the style. Japanese-inspired dining rooms offer a rather different point of view on things, treating the space in a more casual and simplistic manner than the one we’re used to. So if you’re planning a...

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Bird lamps by Zhili Liu

Posted in Lighting | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 15, 2009

Bird lamps by Zhili Liu

Poetic, air, minimalist … how to describe the aesthetics of these rare prototypes designed by lighting designer Chinese Zhili Liu? Gently put on a semblance of class or suspended in the air, the blisters come all to imitate the elegant lightness of birds in our home. The sockets are made of bone china, which is translucent,...

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Kids’ Bedroom Décor Ideas Inspired by SpongeBob SquarePants

Posted in Bedroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 15, 2009

Kids’ Bedroom Décor Ideas Inspired by SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob SquarePants is one of those animated series that you like as a kid and is still funny when you see it as a grown-up. Still, it would be a little weird for an adult to decorate their home using this theme. With a child’s bedroom however it’s a whole different story. So let your...

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Spacious Mansion Embraces Nature In A Minimalist Way

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 13, 2009

Spacious Mansion Embraces Nature In A Minimalist Way

Located in Bosch, the Netherlands, this mansion seems like the perfect retreat. Away from the city, surrounded only by nature, peace and freshness, it embraces its beautiful surroundings and makes the most of the views. The house was designed by MAAS Architects. It has huge windows and glass walls which open it to the stunning...

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Lobster And Shelly Lounge Chairs By Oluf Lund and Eva Paarmann

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 12, 2009

Lobster And Shelly Lounge Chairs By Oluf Lund and Eva Paarmann

The ocean has offered furniture designers many inspiring ideas. For example, maybe you remember the octopus chair, a very artistic and impressive piece of furniture. Based on a similar concept but with a much simpler designer, Oluf Lund and Eva Paarmann have created the Lobster and Shelly lounge chairs As their names clearly suggest, these...

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Summer House Vestfold 2 by Jarmund / Vigsnæs AS Architects MNAL

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 11, 2009

Summer House Vestfold 2 by Jarmund / Vigsnæs AS Architects MNAL

Everyone dreams about the perfect beach house, where everything is perfect. This one is located on the coast of Vestfold in the southern part of Norway and it is designed by  Jarmund / Vigsnæs AS Architects MNAL. The house has a glass fence that also protects against wind, but allows for maximum view. The summer house...

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Purity by Scott Wilson

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 11, 2009

Purity by Scott Wilson

Designed by Scott Wilson the Purity chair perfectly mixes a metal structure with a rounded back and seat in polyurethane mesh provides flexibility, convenience and transparency. This futuristic chair is going to be released and I guess it’s going to be just awesome. I really like the colors and the way they interact. Also I...

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Lacon Elegant Sofa by Desiree Divano

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 10, 2009

Lacon Elegant Sofa by Desiree Divano

It has been a while since I have written anything about a sofa or something like this, but I have not found anything interesting so far. Well, take a look at this new furniture set Lacon by Desiree Divano .It includes an elegant and comfortable armchair and a sofa with rounded shapes that can easily...

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The Wall House by Adams Mohler Ghillino

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 9, 2009

The Wall House by Adams Mohler Ghillino

Don’t you just love when nature and society peacefully live together? It’s a great feeling. And it’s partially the concept at the base of this beautiful modern house. The House has been beautifully designed to meet the growing family requirements by Adams Mohler Ghillino. The use of solar energy for electricity and water heating are more...

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L Shaped House Design by Christopherchris Architect

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 8, 2009

L Shaped House Design by Christopherchris Architect

This residence has something that catches your attention. Designed by Christopherchris Architect, the Red Hill Residence is a contemporary house created for young family and is located on the Mornington Peninsula.I really love the contrast element and intersection section of material, textures and colors, threaded together by the linear rammed earth wall. L-shaped houses are actually...

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Room Designs for Kids by Sergi

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on November 6, 2009

Room Designs for Kids by Sergi

Being a kid is probably the easiest thing to do. All you do all day is play without having to worry about anything. Being a parent, on the other hand, is not that simple. You have to make all the decisions related to your child. You have to choose the cloths, the shoes, the furniture...

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George Nelson Lamps

Posted in Lighting | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 30, 2009

George Nelson Lamps

Room and Board has finally decided to introduce George Nelson’s iconic Bubble lamps in color. This large criss cross Saucer comes in soft teal or gray shades. And the criss cross Cigar is available in wheat and both these colors were developed exclusively for Room and Board. These lamps look great in any room mainly...

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Kitchen Grill Oven by Ruegg

Posted in Kitchen | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 29, 2009

Kitchen Grill Oven by Ruegg

All of us want to have a very modernized kitchen with all the latest appliances. Let me now introduce you to the modern kitchen grill oven. This is designed by Ruegg. A heating system known as Cook Cook is a very essential item for the modern kitchens. The Cook Cook incorporates a kitchen fireplace and a...

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Modular Kitchens From Schiffini Bring Italian Elegance Into Your Home

Posted in Kitchen | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 29, 2009

Modular Kitchens From Schiffini Bring Italian Elegance Into Your Home

Schiffini is an Italian company that specializes in modular kitchen furniture. It collaborates with famous architects and designers to come up with exquisite creations that would make any kitchen look stunning. The Schiffini kitchens are classy, elegant and simple, combining style and functionality in the most exquisite way. The designs are particularly linked to any...

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Touch Sensor Kitchen Faucet by Newform

Posted in Kitchen | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 29, 2009

Touch Sensor Kitchen Faucet by Newform

If you want to have a modern kitchen than take a look at the new Y-con touch sensor kitchen faucet by Italian company Newform. The touch sensor kitchen features a slim silhouette and contemporary chrome finish punctuated by its innovative electronic touch controls. Also it features a pull-out nozzle with a customizable spray for all of...

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How To Pick A Bedroom Vanity Set

Posted in Bedroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 27, 2009

How To Pick A Bedroom Vanity Set

Choosing furniture for your home is never easy. Depending on the piece you’re looking to find, the criteria to base your search on differ and change. For example, shopping for a bedroom vanity set is different from shopping for kitchen cabinetry. The following tips should be useful. Set a budget First of all, you need...

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Glamorous apartment in an old New York building features a modern interior

Posted in Apartments | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 27, 2009

Glamorous apartment in an old New York building features a modern interior

They say not to judge a book by its cover and it’s a very wise thought. Sometimes appearances can lead you to false impressions. For example, a building may look old on the outside but, on the inside it can hide stunning modern apartments like this one we found on Wooster Street in New York...

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Elliptical Chair

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 26, 2009

Elliptical Chair

Here is the Elliptical Chair which was designed by Notus design useful for everyone who seek to change a tough reality through a playful attachment, searching a unique and surprising style. It’s definitely a bold and colorful piece of furniture that not everybody would dare to have in their home. But for those of you who...

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Ecological Furniture for Kids Bedroom by Hiromatsu

Posted in Bedroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 25, 2009

Ecological Furniture for Kids Bedroom by Hiromatsu

As you can read in title the products look very natural and easily could help to create fashionable Zen ambience in your house. The furniture pieces are made by Hiromantsu which is a Japanese company. Useful and very funny, there are different storage systems available. I really like the chair which looks like a rabbit. It’s...

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Architectural masterpiece in North central Phoenix – simple yet extravagant

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 23, 2009

Architectural masterpiece in North central Phoenix – simple yet extravagant

Located in Paradise Valley in North Central Phoenix, this house is a masterpiece of modern architecture. It was designed by George Christensen of Circle West Architects, famous for his spectacular creations. The location allows the residence to stand out even before you get to see it. The panoramic views of the desert are definitely an...

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Contemporary L.A. house with a breezy design and subtle hues of color

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 22, 2009

Contemporary L.A. house with a breezy design and subtle hues of color

Spotting a building which has a contemporary design is easy. The simple lines, the clean angles and the huge windows are all characteristics of such designs. But there’s more to it than that. Each house is unique and represents the style in a different way. This house we found in Crestwood Hills, Los Angeles has...

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Black Dining Table – Andrea by Casamilano

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 20, 2009

Black Dining Table – Andrea by Casamilano

If you’re currently looking for an elegant and solid black table then you must see the Andrea by Casamilano. This modern dining room table is made of solid wood which could become an amazing part of any contemporary dining room. Also thanks for the color which is black it would make a beautiful addition to a...

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The stylish Carefree house is a modern oasis in the Arizona desert

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 20, 2009

The stylish Carefree house is a modern oasis in the Arizona desert

Living in the desert doesn’t really seem like an attractive option because of the conditions but there are a lot of other elements we don’t take into consideration before jumping to such conclusions. The perfect example to illustrate what we’re trying to assert is the Carefree house, a gorgeous desert home in Arizona. I has...

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Murakami chair by Rochus Jacob

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 19, 2009

Murakami chair by Rochus Jacob

I really want to start this day with Murakami chair by Rochus Jacob.Why? Because it is a unique chair design featuring an advanced nano-dynamo technology built in to the skids of the chair and the newly developed OLED generation with a reading lamp above.The Murakami chair contributes to saving the planet Earth. It is an...

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Minimalist office interior makes simple colors comforting yet still professional

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 15, 2009

Minimalist office interior makes simple colors comforting yet still professional

Balance is very important when designing and decorating an office. It has to look professional yet it also has to feel inviting and comfortable for those using it. Sometimes the relationship between these styles becomes very close and it’s difficult to put a label on the décor. In the case of this Advertising Agency office...

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Catacaos chair by Otero

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 15, 2009

Catacaos chair by Otero

Normally when you hear the word “chair” you pretty much know what to expect. Well, not with this chair, as you can’t possibly be creative enough to imagine what the Catacaos chair looks like. It has an original part made of flexible plastic material but also by its design, the chair Catacaos designed by Peruvian...

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Three-story house in Malaysia with stunning views from the roof terrace

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 15, 2009

Three-story house in Malaysia with stunning views from the roof terrace

Located in the exotic Kaala Lampus, the capital city of Malaysia, this stunning house beautifully uses color and contrasts in order to stand out and to complement the landscape. The house was designed by Arkitek Axis. It has three stories in total and it offers gorgeous views from the roof terrace. The project was completed...

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Colorado vacation home built of concrete and wood to better blend in

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 13, 2009

Colorado vacation home built of concrete and wood to better blend in

The Weigel Residence is located in Copper Mountain, Colorado and it’s a wonderful vacation home covering an area of 4,000 square feet. The house was a project by Substance Architecture and it was designed to offer two different types of experiences. There’s a series of private space which feel intimate and sheltered by the warm...

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The Feast Sideboard by Sabina Hill

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 13, 2009

The Feast Sideboard by Sabina Hill

Who says that a woman can`t make a good design ? Well, a Canadian designer Sabina Hill, in collaboration with First Nations artists, creates original custom furniture.The project made by Sabina evokes the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest and celebrates the convergence of two distinct design cultures: the traditional one and the modern one....

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Shelving Units from Lagolinea

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 12, 2009

Shelving Units from Lagolinea

When you are looking for a Wall Shelving Unit for your home, office, or anywhere you need it, you will find that there are many types. There are shelving units that are very fancy and have a decoration to them, and you can find interesting and colorful furniture.The Shelving Units from Lagolinea belong to the...

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Bubble Lamps from Foscarini

Posted in Lighting | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 7, 2009

Bubble Lamps from Foscarini

I saw many lamp design all the time, but the Bubble Lamp from Foscarini is awesome.The Bubble design is perfect for large spaces for example in a Mall or something like this. It is a lot bigger than the ordinary lamps that you keep inside the house and it is designed to be placed on...

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Natural Modern Interiors by Christiane Laciau & Rafael Borelli

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 7, 2009

Natural Modern Interiors by Christiane Laciau & Rafael Borelli

Every household is dreaming of a beautiful, elegant and fashionable living room,bedroom etc.There are different types of modern furniture you can use on your home. Different people do have different likes and taste in home decoration. And as you go on searching modern furniture, you may have hard times in looking one for your home...

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Luxury house with stone walls and almost entirely made of glass

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 6, 2009

Luxury house with stone walls and almost entirely made of glass

As you may have noticed, it’s very common for modern and contemporary buildings to feature these huge glass walls and enclosures. It’s out way of reconnecting with nature. Still, it’s not every day you see a house 70% made of glass. Obviously, this is the reason why this residence was named the “Glass House”.

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Beautiful and Versatile 2foldlow glass table

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 6, 2009

Beautiful and Versatile 2foldlow glass table

2foldlow is an interesting piece because of the fact that it is made from a single rectangular sheet of steel. The table is extremely stable and because of the triangular structure it has a lot of strength. The table can be used for multiple purposes depending on the needs of the user. 2foldlow is white...

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Minimalist house stands out with its fresh and sculptural design

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 5, 2009

Minimalist house stands out with its fresh and sculptural design

Minimalism goes hand in hand with simplicity and lack of ornamentation but can a house be too simple? I guess it could but we haven’t found it yet. Minimalist houses we’ve looked at so far are beautifully balanced just like this one. Designed by Takao Akiyama, the house can be found in Meiwamach and has...

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Modern DIY Sofa – Eric Dalpiaz

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 5, 2009

Modern DIY Sofa – Eric Dalpiaz

Here is the best DIY sofa design ever seen, made by Eric Dalpiaz. Foam on all sides of various thickness, different for seat, back, and arms.I really like this modern sofa and I will try to make one but smaller for my home. This sofa is made of hardwood and MDF frame, has elastic straps...

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Tour Table by Gae Aulenti

Posted in Home Gadgets, Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 4, 2009

Tour Table by Gae Aulenti

Here is a transparent table made from used bicycle wheels to support a 4-foot-square sheet of glass called Tour Table. It was designed by an Italian architect and designer Gae Aulenti for FontanaArte.The table is pretty expensive – 6.000$ but it`s cool and very high-end. Gae Aulenti is short for Gaetana Aulenti and she is...

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Very Flat Folding Table by Lodovico Bernardi

Posted in Design And Concept, Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 4, 2009

Very Flat Folding Table by Lodovico Bernardi

Here is another kind of furniture for small places, it`s a convertible table by Lodovico Bernardi. It is called Flat Folding Table and it’s an asset to any home, particularly in a home where you might be short of space. A convertible table is an item with a variety of uses but which is still...

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Bike Furniture from recycled bike parts

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 2, 2009

Bike Furniture from recycled bike parts

Every day I stumble on new chairs design, but this time this one is awesome. Modern and eco the Bike Furniture Design is made primarily from recycled steel and aluminum bicycle rims, handlebars, and frames.Andy Gregg has created a visual connection between stools, chairs, tables and more – the designs naturally have to use other...

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Nomiya Space Restaurant at Palais de Tokyo in Paris

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 2, 2009

Nomiya Space Restaurant at Palais de Tokyo in Paris

Paris is the city of love and the city where everything is possible, so it’s a great opportunity for all kinds of businesses, especially if you are into the cuisine art. So the location must be perfect and what other better location than the roof of a museum of modern art, where you can have...

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How to accessorize your garden – landscape inspiration from Rob Steiner

Posted in Outdoor | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 1, 2009

How to accessorize your garden – landscape inspiration from Rob Steiner

Although it may seem like a lot of work to make a garden look beautiful, the process is actually more complicated than that. A modern garden is is very different from the image most of us have a mind. And, like Rob Steiner shows us, once you get the right accessories, you can turn it...

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The sumptuous and elegant Wind canopy bed from Mazzali

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on October 1, 2009

The sumptuous and elegant Wind canopy bed from Mazzali

Canopy beds are very imposing and have a royal allure as opposed to regular beds with small frames. Canopy beds are also very romantic. The curtains give them a mysterious appeal. Even without them, a canopy bed would be very imposing. The frame impresses with its dimensions. There are numerous types and variations of canopy...

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Wooden Bathroom Cabinets and Oval Sanitary Ceramics by Pozzi-Ginori

Posted in Bathroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 30, 2009

Wooden Bathroom Cabinets and Oval Sanitary Ceramics by Pozzi-Ginori

Pozzi-Ginori is an important manufacturer in the field of bathroom ceramics and bathroom furniture in general with many beautiful creations. Today we’re going to take a look at a new collection called “Egg”. The name is very suggestive. The collection features oval shapes thus the name. it includes a beautiful combination of natural wood cabinets...

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Staircases design by Edilco

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 30, 2009

Staircases design by Edilco

The staircase is a beautiful architectural element in any house, regardless of its design. There are numerous types of staircases and they each have their charm. The spiral staircase is one of the most popular ones because of its beautiful shape and the visual effect it has on the entire décor. Of course, the design...

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The Multifunctional Furniture Collection Offers Only The Best For You And Your Baby

Posted in Kids | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 25, 2009

The Multifunctional Furniture Collection Offers Only The Best For You And Your Baby

Decorating your baby’s nursery room for the first time is definitely an exciting step but also one which poses numerous challenges. German company Paidi offers a large range of furniture for the nursery and this allows us to use this collection as a perfect example to illustrate the main requirements to take into consideration when...

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The Trojan House stands out with its extreme cantilevered design

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 25, 2009

The Trojan House stands out with its extreme cantilevered design

Out of all the cantilevered buildings architects designed all over the world, the Trojan House is one of the most impressive and eye-catching. You can find this house is Melbourne, Australia. It was designed by the architects from Jackson Clemens Burrows and it’s definitely an imposing building. One of the most interesting parts of the design...

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Luxury Villa in Switzerland

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 24, 2009

Luxury Villa in Switzerland

Switzerland is very beautiful with some of the most amazing and dreamy views. Of course, living there would be a privilege. Even better, having a vacation home there sounds like a marvelous idea. It could look something like this. Located in Luganese. Switzerland, this villa has a wonderful design and features marvelous views of the...

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Simple And Fun Ways To Decorate Your Fridge

Posted in Appliances | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 24, 2009

Simple And Fun Ways To Decorate Your Fridge

The fridge is pretty much the largest appliance in the house unless special circumstances apply. That being said, the fridge doesn’t always fit in and, even if it does, the cases when a fridge stands out being beautiful and quirky are rare. But there are lots of ways in which you can decorate your fridge...

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Grey Kitchen Inspiration by Ernestomeda

Posted in Kitchen | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 23, 2009

Grey Kitchen Inspiration by Ernestomeda

Grey is a nice color like black .If you like this color anyway and want to have a grey kitchen then below you could find an excellent example of such one. Interior decorating ideas, and projects that require construction, cabinet reconfiguring, or soft removal should began first. Contemporary grey matte laminate kitchen cabinets look elegant and...

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Play Beds for Playful Kids Room Design by Paidi

Posted in Design And Concept, Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 21, 2009

Play Beds for Playful Kids Room Design by Paidi

A playroom can be one of the most fun rooms in the house to decorate. Where else can whimsy rule besides in the one room that is set aside for nothing but fun? Bright colors and varied textures will help make the room pop, and make it interesting to even the youngest child. Because this...

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Clever teenagers’ rooms satisfy even the most demanding types

Posted in Kids | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 20, 2009

Clever teenagers’ rooms satisfy even the most demanding types

Working with teenagers is not easy, no matter who you are and what you do. Getting it right with them is almost impossible, especially when it comes to choosing a style and all the little details that make up their room’s décor. It’s no wonder finding the right combination is difficult. Of course, it’s not...

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Unique Wash Basin

Posted in Bathroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 20, 2009

Unique Wash Basin

Made by a European company Unique Wood Design, this unique wash basin features a deep bowl that highlights the wood’s native grain and tone, and boasts a smaller second bowl projecting off the side. Also this stylish sink works well with other wood varieties, with modern tile, or with other natural materials like marble and stone....

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Modern bachelor pad for a simple and flexible lifestyle

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 18, 2009

Modern bachelor pad for a simple and flexible lifestyle

You can always tell when a space was designed for a bachelor. It has that simple and straight-forward look that makes it so transparent. But this doesn’t mean by any means that all bachelor pads are the same. In fact, let us show you one you’ll definitely remember.

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Decorative Lighting – How And When To Use It

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 17, 2009

Decorative Lighting – How And When To Use It

Decorative or accent lighting is often used when a certain architectural feature or a design element needs to be highlighted. It’s different from task lighting, its role being mainly aesthetic. It can be used as mood lighting and can take many different forms, depending the style, the space, its function and lots of other details....

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Mary Lou Retton’s luxury Houston home

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 14, 2009

Mary Lou Retton’s luxury Houston home

Every once in a while we enjoy taking a look at celebrity homes. It gives us a nice perspective and it lets us understand that every home is unique and that a luxury home can also be simple, depending on personal preferences. Today we’re going to look inside the residence of Mary Lou Retton. She...

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Modern Wine rack by Umbra

Posted in Furniture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 8, 2009

Modern Wine rack by Umbra

Wine is something everyone enjoys every once in a while and this makes wine racks a must have in every home. There are numerous types of designs, shapes and styles for this particular piece. You can consider it a home accessory as it can also be an accent piece. Some have unusual designs which allow...

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How To Decorate With Bamboo And Rattan

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 8, 2009

How To Decorate With Bamboo And Rattan

Both bamboo and rattan are two green options you can choose when decorating your home. They can be used in a variety of ways and not just for furniture. They also come with another advantage: they’re inexpensive. To understand just how versatile and stylish these two materials can be, check out the following examples. Bamboo.

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Jacuzzi Aquasoul in Lounge and Extra

Posted in Bathroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 7, 2009

Jacuzzi Aquasoul in Lounge and Extra

For many homeowners, the bathroom is becoming more than just a water closet. It’s becoming a place to relax and unwind after a stressful day. Creative redesigners are taking their cues from upscale spas and hotels, making their bathrooms into a luxurious oasis in the home. Designed by Carlo Urbinati, the Aquasoul tubs are offered...

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The Expose Coffee Table by Alex MacMaster

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 5, 2009

The Expose Coffee Table by Alex MacMaster

The design of a standard coffee table incorporates a low, long profile that is capable of stably and securely holding the beverages of the people seated in a nearby sofa or chair. They come in a wide range of styles and designs, and can be made from a huge array of materials that include steel, wood,...

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How To Design A Scandinavian Kitchen

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 2, 2009

How To Design A Scandinavian Kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s where you drink your morning coffee to get your daily dose of energy, where you socialize with your guests and where you prepare all those delicious meals. It has to be welcoming but it also needs to be practical. Scandinavian designs perfectly combine these functions. Light...

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Oriental interior design ideas and inspiration

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 2, 2009

Oriental interior design ideas and inspiration

Oriental homes have always been fascinating for the rest of the world. Chinese interior design in particular has been studied and recreated in many situations. But what exactly does this style offer and what makes it special? One of the first things anyone can notice is that Chinese or Oriental-inspired decors in general are very...

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Unique Vessel Sinks by Amin Design

Posted in Bathroom Vanities | by Stefan Gheorghe, on September 1, 2009

Unique Vessel Sinks by Amin Design

Looking for gorgeous sinks for your bathroom, then you can take a look at the Unique Vessel Sinks by Amin Design. These unique vessel sink designs feature unpredictable curves and a sculptural, asymmetrical form, complemented by high-polished chrome faucets and details that bring a touch of high-tech to this minimalist design. This stylish sink is...

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How To Decorate With Oversized Sofas

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 31, 2009

How To Decorate With Oversized Sofas

There are plenty of reasons why you would want to buy an oversized sofa for your home. But simply having a good reason doesn’t eliminate all the other aspects that are linked to this idea. So you need to carefully consider all the details before buying a huge sofa so you avoid unwanted mistakes. One...

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Gorgeous waterfront property in Vancouver is the perfect family retreat

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 27, 2009

Gorgeous waterfront property in Vancouver is the perfect family retreat

What could be more beautiful than spending the summer by the ocean, admiring the views and enjoying life? Well, having a stunning waterfront property would definitely help. Just take a look at this one and you’ll understand why it’s so special. Located in West Vancouver, this gorgeous house is spectacular. It offers beautiful views and...

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AromaSteam Capsule – Portable Sauna

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 26, 2009

AromaSteam Capsule – Portable Sauna

A sauna is a beautiful and luxurious addition to any home. Many feel that installing a sauna can be an expensive project.But the new AromaSteam capsule is completely portable — plugs into any standard outlet! Sets up and disassembles in minutes without tools. Assembles in about 10 minutes.AromaSteam Capsule is made of nonporous materials that...

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Contemporary Leather Round Beds by Prealpi

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 25, 2009

Contemporary Leather Round Beds by Prealpi

Locking for fashionable furniture for your house or for something to feel better, well the Contemporary Leather Round Beds by Prealpi are perfectly for any bedroom. Todays tehre are many designs wich can attracts an attention and make such beds perfect and very original element of any bedroom.Contemporary Leather Round Beds by Prealpi are available...

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Hippie Office Furniture

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 24, 2009

Hippie Office Furniture

Old furniture, especially antique pieces, is very valuable and highly appreciated. Each piece of furniture is also a piece of history. It’s why preserving them intact is very important in most cases. However, some prefer to include that history into a new design. It’s how pieces such as the ones in this collection are created....

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A home décor Star Wars fans would be proud of

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 24, 2009

A home décor Star Wars fans would be proud of

You don’t have to be a Star Wars fan to admit that this is a great source of inspiration for themed interior decors. There are lots of possibilities and lots of ways in which you can adapt the décor and transform it to make it look futuristic and as close to the movies as possible....

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Printed tile collections transform a common feature into a focal point for luxury spaces

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 20, 2009

Printed tile collections transform a common feature into a focal point for luxury spaces

Tiles, commonly used in kitchen for back splashes or flooring as well as in bathrooms have not been the center of attention for quite some time. They’re considered a very common feature and, although there are ways to make them stand out, most tile collections are plain and forgettable. Levitiles released three new collections meant...

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Bocci Pendant Lighting

Posted in Lighting | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 17, 2009

Bocci Pendant Lighting

Bocci Pendant Lighting was designed by Omer Arbel for Bocci, a contemporary design and manufacturing house based in Vancouver, Canada.Used in your room or dining area, the feel is undeniably romantic, evoking a feeling of relaxation and intimacy.The light interacts with the imperfections, rifts, bruises and bubbles of the cast glass to make a visually...

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Ideas for Teen Rooms with Small Space

Posted in Interiors | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 10, 2009

Ideas for Teen Rooms with Small Space

Decorating small spaces and succeeding in doing it means to be really creative and to have great practical  ideas. Ideas as we all know, rule the word. In addition, necessity is the mother of all creation. Your ingenuity is a veritable and inevitable catalyst, on which your success with designing that small space of yours...

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Thailand Wood Prefab Houses

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 7, 2009

Thailand Wood Prefab Houses

This project is made by a non-profit group of student architects – designed these unusual wood prefab houses, Soe Ker Tie Hias, which translates to “Butterfly Houses,” in Noh Bo, Tak, Thailand. The Butterfly Houses is eco-friendly made, with a natural ventilation. Made from bamboo, the homes are prefabricated and assembled on site, adding to their...

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100% wood and stone house

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 6, 2009

100% wood and stone house

Litmus completely renovated this former home of an esteemed horticulturalist, preserving its original landscaping and relocating its main entrance. A farmhouse kitchen, dining room and living room are one communal space with an outdoor living room. The home is grounded by quartzite from the owner’s Montana property. The house looks very traditional for a mountain...

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Ribbon Staircase by HSH architects

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 6, 2009

Ribbon Staircase by HSH architects

Ribbon Staircase is a beautiful staircase created by the studio of Czech architecture HSH architects. It is fully designed from a 10mm sheet of steel folded and lacquered. Simple and minimalist, it will undoubtedly agree with your house. As all of us have figured it out by now, the name of the design project comes...

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Black & white OLED digital clock

Posted in Home Gadgets | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 5, 2009

Black & white OLED digital clock

It’s black, it’s white, it`s an ingenious light-sensitive OLED clock that automatically shifts colors so that it is readable by day or night.Designed by Vadim Kibardin,the Black & White clock is a perfect gadget, forget the boring digital wall clocks. Depending on whether it is light or dark out, the clock will shift colors so...

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Vitra Noa Bathtub

Posted in Bathroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 4, 2009

Vitra Noa Bathtub

Check out the wooden-layered bathtub that comes with a wooden roll-matt which uncovers/covers the bathtub to serve as a massage seat. The bathroom fixtures are designed to realize the new bathroom architectural lines, like, for example, the new series of Vitra4Life offers four different individual bathtubs from Vitra in collaboration with the German design buro,...

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Seven bedroom London home equipped with luxury features

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 4, 2009

Seven bedroom London home equipped with luxury features

With over 11,000 square feet of living space, this residence is more than many of us would ever dream of. It has a total of 7 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms. To those you can also add 3 reception rooms, a home cinema, an indoor pool, a gym, staff quarters and underground parking for two cars.

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Modern bathroom sinks by Philip Watts Design

Posted in Bathroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 3, 2009

Modern bathroom sinks by Philip Watts Design

The bathroom is a space that must be, first of all, functional. However, this doesn’t mean that style must be neglected. Modern and contemporary bathrooms manage to combine the two concepts and to offer us decors that excel in efficiency but that also please the eye with their aesthetics. For example, this modern bathroom sink...

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Modern and Unique Sofa Designs

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on August 3, 2009

Modern and Unique Sofa Designs

The sofa is a piece of furniture found at the base of any living room design. Also, the sofa is widely used in other types of spaces as well, which increases its versatility. So, given its importance, it’s natural for anyone to try to find the best option possible. For those that prefer an interior...

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Maia Seychelles – a wonderful destination all year round

Posted in Hotels & Resorts | by Stefan Gheorghe, on July 12, 2009

Maia Seychelles – a wonderful destination all year round

Some vacation destinations are best enjoyed during winter or during summers. Others, like this beautiful place in Seychelles is equally stunning no matter what the season is. Maia is a luxury resort with a gorgeous design and a marvelous location.

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New York Contemporary Single Family House

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 22, 2009

New York Contemporary Single Family House

This must be one of the most spacious houses you would come across. Its entrance itself would lure you over it! A nice green view all round the house with a small pool like miniature created at the entrance looks beautiful. Nature lovers would go crazy with the way the house is surrounded by greenery....

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Mediterranean cliffside villa takes full advantage of its location

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 17, 2009

Mediterranean cliffside villa takes full advantage of its location

Given the location and the design, I’d say this is one of the most unusual buildings we had to describe so far. This luxury Mediterranean villa is perched high on a cliff and sits on an angle. Such a site would be considered impossible to build on by some but, in this case, the architects...

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Kamalaya Koh Samui – a little piece of paraside in Thailand

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 16, 2009

Kamalaya Koh Samui – a little piece of paraside in Thailand

For those of you who wish to visit Thailand, there are plenty of options when it comes to choosing a hotel or a resort. Selecting one can prove to be difficult so let us make a suggestion. The Kamalaya Koh Samui resort won the awards for “Best Welcome Retreat” and “Best Destination Spa” but don’t...

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Bouquet Chair by Tokujin Yoshioka

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on June 10, 2009

Bouquet Chair by Tokujin Yoshioka

There are lots of unusual chairs that designers have created so far. A few examples we could mention right now would be the Egg chair or the Octopus chair which have reinvented the whole concept behind this so basic piece of furniture. Lots of designers choose to find their inspiration in nature. In the case...

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Black – a perfect color for the bedroom furniture no matter what style you choose

Posted in Bedroom | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 20, 2009

Black – a perfect color for the bedroom furniture no matter what style you choose

Although black is not usually anyone’s first choice when it comes to selecting the palette for the interior décor, it’s not the same story when it comes to furniture. Black furniture is particularly attractive and beautiful and it can look especially great in the bedroom. Take this bed for example. It looks amazing in combination...

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Luxury LA Property With Stunning Views

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 13, 2009

Luxury LA Property With Stunning Views

If living in luxury and maintaining class is your way of living life then you will love the amazing Luxury-la-property-with-stunning-views. The house is equally amazing from outside as it is from inside. The mind blowing ambiance and the use of large windows is something that will arrest your attention at the very first sight. With...

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Saving Space Without Compromises Through Modular Furniture

Posted in Furniture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 10, 2009

Saving Space Without Compromises Through Modular Furniture

Modular furniture is extremely appreciated for its ability to be multifunctional without occupying a lot of space and without requiring compromises. Each design is space-saving and flexible in its own way. Some offer looks and comfort in a harmonious composition, others are more focused on functionality, etc. Take this fold-out furniture set for example. It...

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A striking design for the Singapore Civic & Culture cenre, shaped like a ship

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan Gheorghe, on May 5, 2009

A striking design for the Singapore Civic & Culture cenre, shaped like a ship

Here’s a building that you can definitely not miss. Its unusual design and striking shape are guaranteed to catch your eye from a distance. This is the Singapore Civic & culture centre and it was designed by Aedas. The building is more or less shaped like a ship and has a majestic allure. But wait...

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2 Creatively Designed Modern Couches

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Stefan Gheorghe, on April 2, 2009

2 Creatively Designed Modern Couches

Modern designs, whether they’re for sofas, armchairs or anything else, can often be distinguished from the traditional ones by their simplicity but, more importantly, by their unconventional forms and unusual shapes. The secret to these designs is to transform the common form into something different, to reinvent the simplest details and to guide them towards...

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