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Triangular Cabin Opens Up to Lake Views in Canada

Triangular Cabin Opens Up to Lake Views in Canada

This captivating A-frame cabin located in the woodlands of St Adolfe d?Howard, in Canada, was rehabilitated by Jean Verville Architecte to meet the living needs of their clients, a family with a passion for the outdoors. “The cottage was built...
general decoration - 2018-01-23 19:15:26
Here Are 4 Totally Affordable 2018 Interior Design Resolutions Worth Trying This Year

Here Are 4 Totally Affordable 2018 Interior Design Resolutions Worth Trying This Year

“New year, new you” doesn’t only have to pertain to gym memberships and budgeting resolutions. It can also extend to your interiors. Why not use the turn of the calendar year as an opportunity to look at the rooms of your home in...
general decoration - 2018-01-22 19:15:00
Everything You Need to Know About Saturated Colors, the New Year?s Trend

Everything You Need to Know About Saturated Colors, the New Year?s Trend

If you’ve been following our reporting on 2018 interior design trends, you know that stark, minimalist spaces are a thing of the past. We’ve been seeing more and more saturated colors recently ? and, boy, do they look good! One...
general decoration - 2018-01-19 19:16:24


Narrow Apartment in Tel Aviv Designed in White

Narrow Apartment in Tel Aviv Designed in White

This narrow, 42 square-meter (462 square-foot) apartment in Tel Aviv, Israel, was envisioned and designed for a family who enjoys entertaining. Recently renovated by interior designer Yael Perry, it features a practical layout and plenty of natural...
general decoration - 2018-01-18 19:16:15
Upgraded 1950s Ranch Takes in Sweeping Creek Vistas

Upgraded 1950s Ranch Takes in Sweeping Creek Vistas

New York based BFDO Architects completed Deep Point Road House, a renovation and extension of a 1950s ranch located in Montross, Virginia, USA. According to the architects, the updated house needed to take advantage of its beautiful surroundings,...
general decoration - 2018-01-17 19:15:14
Complex Music Studio in Canada Triggers Artistic Inspiration

Complex Music Studio in Canada Triggers Artistic Inspiration

Newsam Construction and MXMA Architecture & Design recently announced the rebirth of “La Hacienda Creative,” a music studio in Montreal, Canada. The designers succeeded in paying homage to the center’s historic past while...
general decoration - 2018-01-16 19:15:38
Bohemian Retreat Surrounded by Green Valleys in India

Bohemian Retreat Surrounded by Green Valleys in India

The creative team at Spasm Design completed The House with the Gabion, a serene getaway surrounded by green valleys in Lonavala, India. The project makes the most of the scenic Pawna Lake while addressing the living needs of the owners. “This...
general decoration - 2018-01-15 19:14:48
Brick Bungalow in Canada Becomes Modern ?Flipped House?

Brick Bungalow in Canada Becomes Modern ?Flipped House?

Flipped House is a two-story residence with a modern, turnkey design located in a neighborhood dominated by more traditional architecture. The team at Atelier RZLBD renovated an existing brick bungalow in Ontario, Canada, and added a second level to...
general decoration - 2018-01-12 19:16:24


Minimalist Villa in Beijing Envisioned as a Spatial Narrative

Minimalist Villa in Beijing Envisioned as a Spatial Narrative

Wonder Architects Studio redesigned a traditional villa in Xicheng District, Beijing. The project features an unconventional layout, minimalist arrangements and a creative indoor-outdoor interplay. “Beijing is a city that lacks architectural...
general decoration - 2018-01-11 19:15:17
?Two Halves? Residence in Australia Ensures Both Privacy and Connection

?Two Halves? Residence in Australia Ensures Both Privacy and Connection

Moloney Architects completed the design of a contemporary residence in Australia. Named for its split monolithic architectural form, Two Halves House is distinguished by two pavilions that appear to stand alone, but in fact live hand-in-hand. The...
general decoration - 2018-01-10 19:14:46
?The Rock? House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees

?The Rock? House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees

ATELIER GÉNÉRAL architecture completed the design of The Rock House, a minimalist residence located in Shefford, Canada. Built on the slope of Quebec’s Mount Shefford, the retreat bridges an aerial view on one side and an ascending, rugged...
general decoration - 2018-01-09 19:17:31
Wood and Glass Boxes Define Contemporary Retreat in Norway

Wood and Glass Boxes Define Contemporary Retreat in Norway

Architecture Studio Snorre Stinessen completed the design of Malangen Retreat, a cluster of accommodation units located in Tromsø, Norway. The cabins are located on a ridge rising from the fjord below and neighbor a lush forest. The clients wanted...
general decoration - 2018-01-08 19:15:58
Smart Roof Extension Boasts Panoramic City Views in Beirut

Smart Roof Extension Boasts Panoramic City Views in Beirut

Brussels practice Notan Office completed a roof extension and water tank project in a crowded urban area of Beirut, Lebanon. The unconventional extension has a total surface of 250 square meters (2,691 square feet). “In Beirut roofs are...
general decoration - 2018-01-05 19:15:34


Indonesian Forest Retreat Unveils Leaf-Shaped Roofs, Grotto Pool

Indonesian Forest Retreat Unveils Leaf-Shaped Roofs, Grotto Pool

Ananda House is an unconventional holiday retreat designed by IBUKU Architecture in the shape of two multi-level structures. Hidden in the tropical forests of Abiansemal, Indonesia, these two architecture gems blend natural materials with innovative...
general decoration - 2018-01-04 19:15:19
Terrace House in Melbourne Embraces Sustainable Architecture

Terrace House in Melbourne Embraces Sustainable Architecture

Ben Callery Architects completed the rehabilitation of a terrace house in Melbourne, Australia. The old heritage building on the site was dark, narrow and overshadowed by neighboring walls. In response, the contemporary Beyond House has an open...
general decoration - 2018-01-03 19:14:52
Stylish Amsterdam Home Dotted with Eccentric Decorations

Stylish Amsterdam Home Dotted with Eccentric Decorations

Amsterdam-based studio Cocoon Living transformed a large three-story house into a contemporary home for a travel-loving family. The renovation is part of a larger project that aims to upgrade many of the old buildings surrounding the canals of...
general decoration - 2018-01-02 19:16:21
Historic Chapel in Belgium Converted into Architecture Office

Historic Chapel in Belgium Converted into Architecture Office

This historic chapel in Belgium was recently converted by Studio klaarchitectuur into an unconventional office space. Dubbed Waterdog, the project aims to transform architecture work into an almost spiritual experience. “Due to the chapel?s...
general decoration - 2017-12-28 19:15:06
Incredibly Well-Planned One-Room Apartment in Stockholm

Incredibly Well-Planned One-Room Apartment in Stockholm

This small, one-room apartment in Stockholm, Sweden, is incredibly well planned. With the home at just about 344 square feet (32 square meters), it features a fully equipped kitchen and spacious living room that doubles as a sleeping area. A small...
general decoration - 2017-12-27 19:16:00
Garden House in Mexico Welcomes Nature and Contemplation

Garden House in Mexico Welcomes Nature and Contemplation

ASP Arquitectura completed a spectacular rehabilitation of an apartment on the lower level of a building in Mexico City. The design aimed to create a seamless connection with the surrounding landscape. According to the architects, three...
general decoration - 2017-12-26 19:14:00
Downtown Loft in Toronto Hides Playful ?Bed Box?

Downtown Loft in Toronto Hides Playful ?Bed Box?

Welcome to a creative loft in Toronto, Canada, that houses an unexpected layout. Designed by Studio AC, this 550 square foot (51 square meter) apartment merges industrial elements in a fun, contemporary manner. The designers were asked to develop an...
general decoration - 2017-12-25 19:15:21
Bohemian Setting in Spain Welcomes Functional Prefab House

Bohemian Setting in Spain Welcomes Functional Prefab House

Casa Montaña by Studio [baragaño] is an example of a modern prefab home embedded in a charming natural setting. This minimalist home was built in less than four months in a factory in Madrid. When nearly finished, it was transferred to Valdés, a...
general decoration - 2017-12-22 19:15:36
Forest Retreat in Seattle Built Around Gravel Courtyard

Forest Retreat in Seattle Built Around Gravel Courtyard

Robert Hutchison Architecture completed the Courtyard House on the River design, a contemporary forest retreat located just outside Seattle, WA in the shadow of Mt. Rainier. The 1,900 square-foot (176 square-meter) home is clad in Western red cedar...
general decoration - 2017-12-21 19:17:42
Best Ways to Incorporate Millennial Pink in Your Home

Best Ways to Incorporate Millennial Pink in Your Home

Millennial pink was introduced to the world slowly, and then all at once. This dusty, muted version of a classic hue has taken the world by storm ? that is, the fashion and interior decorating world. No longer just reserved for a little girl’s...
general decoration - 2017-12-19 19:11:45
Say Hello to Japandi (The Minimalist Design Trend You?ve Been Waiting For)

Say Hello to Japandi (The Minimalist Design Trend You?ve Been Waiting For)

Sometimes two styles are better than one. Japandi, one of 2017’s coolest design trends, is absolute proof of that. This hybrid aesthetic combines the modern-rustic vibe of Scandinavian ? or Nordic ? designs with the traditional elegance...
general decoration - 2017-12-18 19:23:24
Energetic House for Book Lovers and Cats in Brooklyn, NY

Energetic House for Book Lovers and Cats in Brooklyn, NY

This colorful and highly original home in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, New York, was specially developed for a couple of professionals with a passion for art and good books. The design brief called for special accommodations for their two shy but...
general decoration - 2017-12-15 19:11:16
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