Tag Archives: Space

Beyond Chairs: 15 Ways To Transform The Dining Space With A Cool Bench!

There are many different ways in which you can revamp and redecorate your dining room. Many of us instantly think about wall color, accent features and the style of the room. If that feels like too much work then we turn our attention to hutches and credenzas and how we can decorate them differently to give the dining room a fresh look. Finally, it is the dining table and chairs which might be swapped for something new. But have you ever thought about replacing those dining table chairs with something completely different? Yup, we are talking about bringing a cool bench into your dining space. Read More

Oriental Inspiration Finds Space Inside This Lavish Vancouver Residence!

Design influences from the Far East have always found space in the western world with the likes of George Nelson and Isamu Noguchi wowing the world with their masterpieces. As the quest of the urban denizen to find tranquility and relaxation grows with each day, decorating elements from the East are increasingly becoming more prominent. Embracing Thai and Balinese influences gleefully, this contemporary home in Vancouver combines luxury with serenity in an effortless fashion. The confluence of elements is truly spellbinding as contrasting finishes complement each other ever so beautifully throughout the residence. Read More

Serve It Bright: 15 Ways To Add Color To Your Contemporary Dining Space

The idea of a contemporary dining room often conjures up images of a neutral setting where color is scarce and clean, straight lines create a sophisticated space. With the dining room increasingly becoming just an extension of the living area, most homeowners want a refined, modern dining area that can visually blend in with the open plan living. But this does not mean you have to sacrifice on color completely. Your dining space can still remain as classy, contemporary and curated as ever and a change of style is definitely not a must. Read More

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Phineas Residence By SPACE International

SPACE International and design team Ground Up LA have built this dream home. For me this home is a perfect balance between a mid century, like a Neautra and contemporary architecture. It has that open plan that blurs the inside outside. The home is actually fairly warm feeling as well. The house is so clean lined and geometric. The house is rather large at five bedrooms and five bathrooms. If I lived in this house I may not ever want to leave. I commend the current owner for their taste. The interiors are just right, a good mix of old and new. I like the pool house room, great composition. Did I mention it was on the market? Read More

Maximize Space And Style: 25 Smart And Trendy Living Room Décor Ideas

There are few things that are more important than maximizing available space and making use of every inch on offer, when it comes to planning for a contemporary urban home. Yet, for most of us, smart management of space is a constant issue – a problem stems from poor design and décor choices. But you can change all that this year by removing clutter, creating a spacious living environment and bringing home furniture that offers ample storage even while being space-savvy. It is undoubtedly the living room that sets the trend in this regard and today we flip through 25 inspirations that should get you started in the right direction. Read More

Space And Style Upgrade: Gleeful Revamp Of 1880’s Victorian Home

Part of a beautiful neighborhood that is filled with elegant Victorian Houses, the Neumann Haus seems like just any other classic home in Hawthorn East, Victoria. But step inside and then things change dramatically as this 1880’s residence opens up into a gorgeous and cheerful contemporary space with bedrooms at the front and a dashing living space, kitchen and dining area in the rear. Transformed with modern suave and an open, inviting vibe by ITN Architects, a series of glass doors connect the new gallery space and living area with the patio and garden outside – a perfect blend of the interior and the outdoors. Read More

Light, Space And A Cheerful Family Zone: Modern Extension Of London Home

A rear extension is one of the best options for those looking to add living area to the existing home without option for major renovations. This approach saves both time and resources and allows the homeowners to enjoy greater connectivity with their garden our backyard. This classic home near London Fields takes precisely this route as its homeowners wanted a new social and family zone that was connected to the rear garden at all times. Hackney Jeweller’s Extension and Interior was revamped and extended by Edwards Rensen Architects to meet the growing demands of the family without splurging on a major renovation. Read More