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Brighton Bunker: This Plywood Clad Poolside Hangout Does It All!

Love the outdoors? So do we and if you are stuck amid the constant rush of big city life, then finding some quality outdoor time can be hard indeed. But that can easily change with a fabulous and practical outdoor hangout like the Brighton Bunker designed by Dan Gayfer Design. Part of a modern Aussie home designed to meet the demands of a family with four kids; the new poolside hangout is draped in plywood, giving it a cozy, inviting appeal. Its open design allows the pool to become a part of the bunker with modular seating and comfy cushions creating the perfect relaxation and party zone. Read More

Is This A Chariot Or A Mini Cooper? No, Its The Ben Hur Armchair!

You certainly are familiar with his perfume and fashion creations, but let us introduce you his Ben Hur armchair. Jean Paul Gaultier is a designer renowned for shaking up the rule book, reformulating classics and playing with contradictions. A true icon of the fashion world, he’s flirting for more then two decades with furniture manufacturing. Read More

Efficient Kitchen Becomes The Heart Of This Revamped Aussie Home

The kitchen has always been the driving force that keeps the house running. But the last few years have seen a major revamp in kitchen design as it is no longer just a place to cook and serve meals. Modern kitchens are social settings that are being increasingly used as a bridge between the interior and the world outside. It is barely a surprise then that this Aussie family wanted a similar, functional kitchen that offered a gathering spot for everyone even while opening up towards the pool and deck outside. It is Dan Gayfer Design who transformed the Brighton East Interior by giving the house a new kitchen, ensuite, bathroom and cabinetry. Read More

This Adaptable And Versatile Office Finds Space Inside A Barcelona Warehouse!

Old industrial buildings and unused warehouse being turned into modern homes is increasingly becoming a common practice across the world. But it is not very often that one sees a fabulous modern office take shape inside an old warehouse. The transformation is even more remarkable in the case of Co-Working Office Designed by APPAREIL in 22@Barcelona – Innovation District, Barcelona as it brings multi-dimensional design and adaptable ease to the modern workspace. Crafted to meet the demand of local startups, studios, city data analyzers, architects among others, the spacious office can easily change with varying requirements at a moment’s notice! Read More

This Sparkling Penthouse In Melbourne Was Once The Trescowthick Tannery!

Transforming a heritage listed building in Clifton Hill, Melbourne that is over a century old into an exquisite contemporary penthouse, Ben and Nicole Roe managed to retain much of the original structure’s unique charm. Used as an old shoe factory, tannery and warehouse over several decades, the building was divided into six apartments with the penthouse definitely turning out to be the crown jewel! The new apartment combines the past industrial elements of the tannery with modern aesthetics, adaptable design and gorgeous lighting to offer the best of both worlds. Read More

Fun Kids Gardening Projects To Do This Spring

Spring is here without a doubt and it is time to get outdoors with your children to enjoy fresh air, calming sounds of nature as well as colorful landscapes. The garden is the best place to spend the warm days with your family especially kids, as they can learn, explore, play by spending fun time […]

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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

Imposing Old Redwoods Surround This Modern Vacation Home In California

The coastal forests of Northern California with their amazing redwood trees are a natural wonder that attract tourists from all across the globe. It is in this stunning natural landscape that one finds the inviting and contemporary Loewinger Residence designed by Shevi Loewinger with the help of architect Ravit Kaplan. This beautiful vacation rental home is both classic and modern in its demeanor as its wooden exterior gives way to a contemporary interior. The design is essentially a blend of the traditional holiday cabin and the modern urban home; bringing together the best of the two contrasting structures. Read More

Amazing Solarium Steals The Show At This Renovated Mid-Century Bungalow

It is one thing to turn a forgotten old home into a cheerful and comfortable setting suited to the needs of a modern family. But the task becomes much more challenging when you need to convert a mid-century bungalow into a trio of modest dwellings along with a cool solarium at the heart of it all. Nestled in Radisson Heights – Albert Park, Calgary, Homeaway was designed by Studio North to showcase how an old residence can easily accommodate three compact homes even while holding a relaxing and practical greenhouse! Read More

Historic Bay-Windows Become A Part Of This Polished Vancouver Loft

Built over a century ago and used initially as a luxury hotel, Terminus in Gastown, Vancouver is definitely one of the most popular buildings for those who love classic-modern loft homes. It is in this iconic structure that a new two-level loft sits elegantly, combing heritage bay-windows with modern aesthetics and urban lifestyle to offer the best of both worlds! The beautiful and space-savvy loft is definitely one of a kind and what it lacks in grandeur, it more than makes up for in efficiency, practicality and prime location. Spread across 1607 square feet, the two levels of the loft work in unison, creating visual spaciousness and sophistication. Read More

Colorful Minimalism Meets Captivating Views Inside This Kiev Apartment

Minimalism is often poorly represented with interiors that lack color and personality often being brandished as the poster boys for the ultra-sleek style. There is absolutely no need to completely stay away from color just because you want a home that is sophisticated and minimal. Refuse to believe it? Then this awesome apartment in Kiev, Ukraine with amazing views of the city skyline and Dnieper River is sure to change your misconception! Designed by Special Project Venediktov, the striking apartment uses blocks of bold color to delineate space even while ensuring that one area flows into the next in a seamless and organic fashion. Read More

Outdoor Decorating Ideas With Hearts For This Valentines Day

Valentine’s day is approaching soon, so it is time to start with preparation for the most romantic holiday. If you are fan of this holiday, then you for sure will keen to decorate your home or outdoor space to create romantic atmosphere. This post we will focus on your home’s outdoors, as they are also […]

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