Tag Archives: Living

Cave-Like Villa In Greece Hides Sculptured Living Spaces

Welcome to the remote Greek island of Santorini, where blue domes and white dwellings embedded in stone celebrate Cycladic architecture. This summer house designed by Kapsimalis Architects is located in Oia, a place known for its “cute” architecture and magical sunsets. Read More

Pool House With A Curved Living Roof Makes A Bold Green Statement

One architectural feature that we believe should definitely catch on quickly with homeowners across the globe is the gorgeous green roof! Living roofs might not be practical in every region of the globe, but wherever possible and whenever used, they make a big difference to the structure that they adorn. And we are not talking about ecological impact alone; green roofs also add to the aesthetics of a structure and this dashing modern pool house in Westlake Hills, Texas is another perfect case in the point. Designed by Murray Legge Architecture, this lovely pool house sits next to an expansive outdoor hangout, swimming pool, spa and green landscape. Read More

Redefine Your Living Room With The Rulle Sofa

The Rulle sofa from Stabord is a piece of furniture that was created with the design tools of the modernism form, to reach the new social seating function. The metropolitan allure of the sofa is evidentiated by the circular shapes of the seat and backrest which stay on slim metallic feet with possible personalisation. Rulle is soft and welcoming, specially designed for social and public areas. This is a unique piece of furniture that fits perfectly in a hotel lobby or other public lounge. But with a price tag of around \$20.000 , don’t expect to see it soon in your city hall or at your dentist’s cabinet. Read More

20 Monochromatic Living Rooms In White Full Of Personality!

In the design world, having ‘more of the same’ generally does not work all too well as a decorating approach. This is truer in case of color. Filling up a room with the same color is considered both ungainly and bland. It is often the contrast between three or more colors that gives a room its uniqueness and personality. Yet, for those who are really set on using largely one color to shape their living room, there are still plenty of exciting options around! Monochromatic living rooms are once again trendy and as is the case in most other rooms, it is neutrals that hold sway here. Read More

Living Carattere: Sophisticated And Minimal Spaces Designed For Urban Lifestyle

An open plan living inside the urban apartment is quickly becoming the norm and today’s kitchens and dining space are no longer hidden away and detached from the living space aesthetic. This obviously means furniture and design solutions now need to be more fluid and dynamic – linking multiple spaces visually even while bringing diverse functionality. It is precisely this idea that is the driving force behind Living Carattere designed by Vuesse. Complementing the refined Carattere series of kitchens from Scavolini, these ultra-minimal living spaces blend aesthetics, ergonomics and space-saving flair with plenty of finesse! Read More

Living Moss In Interior Design: 25 Ideas And Care Tips

One of the hottest trends of interior design for today is eco style. Virtually every decorator is committed to adding something related to this theme into a new project. Considering its numerous benefits, living moss has become one of the leading elements of eco-style. It’s beautiful, aesthetical, undemanding, practical, durable and eco-friendly. It actually has no disadvantages. There is just one condition: you have to keep it away from kids and pets in order to avoid their food poisoning, since moss is inedible. And how and where it can be applied in home décor, we’ll tell you in our today’s post. Read More

Exploring New Angles: Small Residence In Taipei With A Novel Living Room

We are often boxed in by traditional approach to design and this often means the same template for a contemporary home is repeated all over the globe without considering the specific needs of each site. This contemporary residence in Linkou District, Taipei City moves away from this mundane approach to living room design thanks to the creative folk Alfonso Ideas. The open, minimal and inviting living area of this small residence has been divided into two different parts using an internal wall and yet one space effortlessly flows into the next. Read More

Vertical Goodness: 10 DIY Living Walls Kits For Green Living

Going green is definitely a hot trend in the decorating world and homeowners are increasingly embracing both design and décor that is sustainable and eco-friendly. Of course, in the urban jungle creating an oasis of green is a much more challenging task and often there is little room for a full-fledged garden or even a small, green retreat. This is precisely where living walls come in handy. Creating delightful pockets of green both on the inside and outdoors, the living wall allows you to bring natural goodness to the lifeless urban environment. Read More

Living The American Dream With A White Picket Fence!

When you picture your dream home, does it have a white picket fence? It has become somewhat of an American dream – a little suburban house with a white fence that gives the outdoors a charming look and clearly says home. Such a fence is perfect for traditionally built houses and newer, more modern houses as well. Check out this roundup of homes with a white picket fence for inspiration! Read More