Tag Archives: Wall

This 30 Square Meter Micro-Apartment Has A Moving, Multi-Functional Wall

Space, space and space; there plenty of empty space in the universe and yet there seems very little space in our own homes! Part of the reason is the way we tend to fill up most of the free space, often ignoring both aesthetics and the actual necessity of décor piece brought in. Then there are cases when you have to make-do with a truly small interior. This micro-apartment in Milan falls into the latter category with 29.5-sqaure meters of space that is amazingly maximized using a variety of space-savvy additions and unique innovations. Read More

Trendy And Space-Savvy: 7 Wall Shelves With Whimsical Charm

Space, style and practicality – these three entities combine to create the perfect home. For most homeowners, it is a delicate balance between the trio and an endless quest to achieve the perfect blend. The recipe varies for each home, but at the core of it all are decorating principles that remain constant. Any interior that is clutter-free and organized seems far more appealing than one where there is little free space. Wall-mounted shelves add to this sense of spaciousness while freeing up major floor space! With endless varieties of wall shelves on offer, it is the choice that becomes important. And today, we present 7 shelves that promise a move away from the mundane. Read More

The Innovative Baux Acoustic Tiles And Wall Panels

Baux Acoustic tiles and wall panels are new and innovative products made form an environment-friendly, recyclable material obtained from a combination of wood wool, cement and water. The natural components together provide many functional characteristics. The range of sound absorbing tiles and panels offer a host of architectural functions. Baux Acoustic tiles come in six shapes and a wide range of normal colors, plus the option of custom printing colors if wanted. Each piece of the collection is made to mix and match to create any pattern.
The patterns of the wall panels include check, horizontal, vertical, diagonal and quilt, available in a selection of 22 colors and chosen to echo Scandinavian landscapes. Wood wool used in the manufacturing process of these acoustic tiles and panels is created with zero waste in Sweden’s local forests, where local spruce trees supply the timber. Read More

The Multipurpose Pill Wall Desk From Emko Design

The Pill Wall Desk is designed by Lithuanian based company Emko as a treatment against clutter and messy environments. Multifunctional and stylish, the desk aims to make small spaces more useful for your laptop, files, books, and everyday work necessities and to provide a remedy against cluttered living spaces. In shape of a round cabinet that works fixed to a wall, the Pill wall desk can instantly transform into a fully-functional working place, a dressing table, or even a bar depending on the user’s necessities.
The round cabinet can be installed on a wall at any height with an interior that features display and storage spaces. With adjustable shelving system, the piece can adapt to all needs and comes even equipped with sockets and the option of integrating LED lights. Read More

Chic Japanese House Integrates Old Retaining Wall With Woodsy Slanted Roof

Working with existing buildings and imposed building norms often forces architects to come up with unique homes that seem far more exciting than the mundane. Part of a beautiful neighborhood in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, the Administrative House is one such residence where the past and the present are carefully intertwined without overstepping local construction limitations. The stylish modern house was designed by DOG for a couple who are as enthusiastic about their bikes as they are about a relaxing and minimal interior. Apart from building regulations and the need for an open ambiance, another defining feature of the home is its old retaining wall. Read More

Historical Studio Apartment With Folk Motifs & Brick Wall

The initial plan of Eugene and Irene, the hosts of this studio apartment, was to find a flat in the heart of St. Petersburg with a quiet backyard for themselves, but over time they started to rent it out. The apartment is located in a historical three-storey building, right opposite the Saint Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design – a building with gorgeous architecture and history. Read More

Wood, Brick And Refined Panache: Modern Industrial Wall Street Loft

Contemporary lofts with an industrial flavor definitely draw their inspiration from the various neighborhoods of New York City and its revitalized industrial buildings. The Wall Street Loft renovated by Lauren Rubin Architecture epitomizes this modern industrial revival with delightful use of contrasting textures and styles. The smart loft captivates with a blend of exposed brick wall sections, warm wooden surfaces, contemporary finishes that offer polished refinement and beautiful lighting that relies on natural ventilation. All these individual elements are seamlessly combined giving the interior modernity, elegance and an identity of its own. Read More