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Art And Views Were Carefully Considered In The Design Of This Canadian House

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Garret Cord Werner Architects & Interior Designers have designed the ‘Pacific Spirit Art Estate & Gardens’ in Vancouver, Canada. The contemporary home has large windows, post and beam construction, and a garden with a water feature. The client’s art collection was carefully considered when designing both the inside and the outside of the home, along […]
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A Wall Of Built-In Bunk Beds Creates Plenty Of Sleeping Space For Visitors

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When Linc Thelen Design renovated this house in Rolling Prairie, Indiana, they included a guest bedroom that’s been designed with multiple bunk beds. The three sets of built-in bunk beds, with wood ladders and safety rails, create a place for six people to sleep. Each bunk has a niche, outlets, and an individual switch for […]
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Kitchen Drawer Organizers Can Do More Than Just Separate Your Forks And Knives

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An often overlooked area in any kitchen is the kitchen drawers. Usually they’re filled with off-the-shelf cutlery trays or simply have no organization. Austrian company TEAM 7, took this into consideration when they created their latest drawer design that features differently designed sections for a variety of functions. The modular design combines removable trays, inserts, […]
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This Cozy House In The Forest Was Designed For Relaxing Weekends

3 days 20 hours ago
Searl Lamaster Howe Architects has recently completed a weekend retreat in Jones, Michigan, for a Chicago based couple who wanted serenity and a slower pace. Inside, steps from the glass front door lead down to the kitchen that has dark stained oak cabinets, while black slate floors feature throughout the home, and are easily visible […]
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A Colorful Sculpture Named ‘Spectral Grove’ Has Been Installed In Philadelphia

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Design studio SOFTlab, has recently unveiled ‘Spectral Grove’, a permanent outdoor public art installation, that’s located at the entrance of Pivot Park in West Philadelphia. Commissioned by developer Wexford Science + Technology, the University City Science Center, and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority, ‘Spectral Grove’ marks the parks entrance by inviting visitors to walk through a […]
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Shared Children’s Bedroom Has Two Little ‘Houses’ Built-In

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Design and build firm Hinz Studio, has recently completed a house in Danang, Vietnam, and as part of that project, they designed a colorful shared children’s bedroom. The bedroom has two mini ‘houses’ that define the separate sleeping areas for the children. The houses, each with their own window, create a little nook for each […]
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White Kitchen Warms Up With A Wood Island

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Feldman Architecture together with Lisa Lougee Interiors has designed a new kitchen for a house in San Francisco that was originally built in 1912. Drawing inspiration from Scandinavian design, the designers chose a light color palette for the kitchen, and opened it up to the living room. The long kitchen island has a wood base […]
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An Artistic Facade Gives This Small Japanese Hotel A Unique Personality

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Himematsu Architecture has designed a hotel in Tokyo, Japan, that shows off an artistic and eye-catching facade. The designers were inspired by the Hemp leaf, as it has a very strong growing force and rapid growth speed as seen in nature. By using the leaf pattern on the facade, the designers wish for the new […]
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Before And After – A Dark Home Office Is Now A Relaxing Boy’s Bedroom

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Francis Dominguez of EFE Creative Lab has recently completed the renovation of a home office and transformed it into a boy’s bedroom with a relaxing color palette. Here’s what the home office looked like BEFORE. The designers planned out the new look to give their client’s a glimpse of what the finished room would look […]
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This Stone Partition Provides A Home For A Fireplace And Television

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BNLA architects has recently completed the modern transformation of an outdated house in the outskirts of Amsterdam, Netherlands. As part of the renovation, they opened up the interior, combining the dining room, living room, and kitchen into one large space, divided by an eye-catching natural stone element. Apart from separating the dining area and living […]
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The Roving Bushtops Camp Sits Proudly In The Heart Of The Central Serengeti

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Andy and Claudia Stuart have created a place where visitors to Tanzania and Kenya can enjoy the Serengeti and everything a safari involves, while staying in a modern tent. The Roving Bushtop Camp has all the comforts of home and allows guests to have their own private sanctuary that’s surrounded by the sweeping plains. The […]
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Before & After – A Brighter And Larger Kitchen For A Renovated Seattle Home

1 week 2 days ago
When Best Practice Architecture and Leah Steen Interior Design were tasked with renovating a house in Seattle, Washington, they took what was once a kitchen with dark wood cabinets and transformed it into a bright and larger kitchen with an island. Light grey cabinets with vertical paneling makes the new kitchen feel even larger, and […]
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Create A Window Seat By Surrounding It With A Built-in Bookshelf

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When RUFproject was designing the renovation of an early 1900’s character house in Vancouver, Canada, they decided to create a window seat that looks out to the garden. Adjacent to the dining area, the wood framed built-in window seat is surrounded by open shelving, creating places to store books, decorative items, and toys. The wood […]
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Scenario Architecture Added A Roof Extension To This London Home

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Scenario Architecture has designed a roof extension for their client who purchased a unit in a 1990s live-work complex in London, England. A sculptural staircase leads from the two-bedroom ground level flat up to the two-story roof extension. The stairs open up to the main social areas of the house. A bookcase that follows the […]
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Sculptural Wood Elements Are A Feature Found Throughout This House In London

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FLOW Architecture together with MAGRITS (Maria Grazia Savito Architects) has extensively redeveloped a Victorian terraced house in Kensington, London. Originally built in 1851, the house was transformed into a large four-story home with an addition that included a basement and a double-height rear-extension. Stepping inside the front door, you’re greeted by a sitting room with […]
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The Walk-Through Closet In This Master Bedroom Leads To A Luxurious Bathroom

1 week 5 days ago
When Best Practice Architecture was renovating a house in Seattle, Washington, they decided to include a new and modern master suite with a balcony, walk-through closet, and en-suite bathroom. Working with interior designer Leah Steen, the architects designed the bedroom with a large sliding glass door that provides plenty of natural light and opens up […]
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This Pair Of Contemporary Cabins Sit On An Island In The Finnish Archipelago

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Aleksi Hautamäki and Milla Selkimäki of Bond Creative Agency has recently completed a summer cabin located in the Finnish Archipelago. They purchased the 5-acre island on the edge of the Archipelago National Park two years ago, and have since built the main cabin with a sauna and workshop, and named it Project Ö, where “Ö” […]
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A Mezzanine Was Built To Add A Second Bedroom To This Apartment

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Architres Studio has designed the interior of an apartment in Budapest, Hungary, that has high ceilings and wood floors throughout. The front door to the apartment opens up into the kitchen and dining area. Gloss and matte black tiles have been used to create an accent wall in the kitchen, that features minimalist white cabinets […]
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