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Perforated Accents Add An Artistic Flair To This Workplace Interior

23 hours 14 minutes ago
Sanjay Puri Architects were tasked with designing an office in Mumbai, India, and as a way to add interest to the interior, they included perforated accents in three different areas. The first area is an open and expansive reception space that’s used for seminars and entertaining. The large wall, which would otherwise be empty, has […]
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Shelving Idea – Wrap Shelves Around A Doorway

23 hours 22 minutes ago
In a home designed by Atelier Design N Domain, the designers chose to include custom-designed light wood shelving that wraps around a doorway, connecting the reading room with the media room. On the other side of the doorway, there’s even more shelving, matching the wood design of the opposite side. The shelving also includes low […]
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A Sunken Lounge Around A Fire Is A Great Way To Create A Relaxed Outdoor Vibe

2 days 23 hours ago
Choeff Levy Fischman has designed a modern house in Miami, Florida, and as part of the design, they included an outdoor entertaining area with a sunken lounge. The sunken lounge, which sits between the infinity-edge pool and covered kitchen/dining area, has a couple of steps on either side of an outdoor fire pit that lead […]
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Bathroom Design Ideas – A Blue Starburst Tile Demands Attention

3 days 21 hours ago
When Egue y Seta was asked to design the interiors of a modern apartment in Barcelona, Spain, they made sure that one of the en-suite bathrooms had an eye-catching design. Located through an open doorway in the bedroom, the bold choice of a bright blue tile in the bathroom created a statement that couldn’t be […]
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This Bridge House Spans Over A Small Stream In Los Angeles

6 days 23 hours ago
Dan Brunn Architecture has recently completed a house in Hancock Park, Los Angeles, that has an exterior of muted cedar with black steel accents and plenty of custom windows. Welcoming visitors to the home are a pair of pivoting glass front doors that lead straight into the living room. The living room features a double-height […]
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Cross-Stitch Murals Adorn The Walls Of This Shop In Mumbai

1 week ago
When MuseLAB was tasked with designing an interior for a shop in busy Bhendi Bazaar, they decided to add colorful embroidered walls. The structure of the building is old and the walls were fragile, so the designers reinforced the ceiling beams and wrapped the lower level walls with perforated sheets and added the cross-stitched patterns […]
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Four Shipping Containers Have Been Used To Create A Marketing Suite

1 week 1 day ago
Branding and design firm Substance, has created a marketing suite for Goodman Westlink, that’s been made using four shipping containers. Combined, the shipping containers create six different areas to allow for flexibility as the site changes. Large windows and plenty of wood soften the steel framing and make for a welcoming environment. Industrial touches like […]
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A Contemporary Remodel For A Lakeside Home In Washington State

1 week 1 day ago
Architecture firm Olson Kundig, has designed the remodel of a dated “log cabin” inspired ranch house and created an open, flexible and view-oriented home for an active young family. The building’s former rustic “lodge style” exterior was updated to a refined language of taut wood planes with a crisp metal roof and windows. The front […]
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A Sunken Living Room Creates A Distinct Sense Of Place In This Colorado Home

1 week 2 days ago
Architecture and interior design firm Rowland + Broughton, has designed the renovation of a family house in Aspen, Colorado. The home’s original architect, Ellie Brickham, built this home in 1968. The renovation aimed to thoughtfully blend the old and new, the indoor and outdoor, and the public and private spaces. The large front door creates […]
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A Double-Height Extension Was Added To This Victorian Terrace House

1 week 3 days ago
Chan Architecture has designed a double-height extension for a Victorian terrace house in Melbourne, Australia. The idea was to retain the character of the period home at the front of the house, while adding a spacious, light-filled modern extension to the rear. The rear external form features an upper facade of vertical timber battens which […]
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A’Design Award Announce Their World Design Rankings

1 week 3 days ago
This article has been brought to you by A’Design Awards. A’Design Award and Competition have released their World Design Rankings (WDR) in Arts, Architecture and Design, with the China taking first place among the 106 represented countries in 2019 with 67 Platinum Design Awards won globally. The World Design Rankings ranks all the countries based on the number […]
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Frosted Glass Partitions Were Used To Create A Hallway In This Apartment

1 week 6 days ago
Grupo Garoa Arquitetos Associados has designed an apartment renovation in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and as part of the interior they included frosted glass partitions. The hanging cabinet and mid-opacity frosted glass partitions define the apartment’s circulation and blur out the activities from the adjacent space. The partitions also create a hallway without blocking too much […]
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Design Detail – Blackened Steel Fireplace Surrounds Add An Industrial Touch

2 weeks ago
When Searl Lamaster Howe Architects designed a weekend retreat in Jones, Michigan, they decided to include two eye-catching steel fireplace surrounds. The first fireplace has a backdrop of a charred cedar accent that helps to highlight the hand-worked blackened steel surround, that has simple straight ledge and a couple of hooks for fireplace tools. In […]
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Italian Stone Covers The Exterior Of This Beverly Hills House

2 weeks ago
Photography by Simon Berlyn Photography Designer Lindsay Chambers and architect Paul McClean have collaborated to design this new modern house in Beverly Hills, California, that features a facade of Italian stone. Stepping inside the front door, and there’s an unexpected open courtyard with a glass bridge that leads to the main social areas of the […]
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Before & After – This Small Bathroom Was Redesigned For Today’s Standards

2 weeks 3 days ago
As part of a renovation project, Seattle-based SHED Architecture & Design transformed a dated bathroom and brought it up to today’s standards. The original bathroom featured blue and peach tiles, a cream-colored vanity with a matching sink and tile countertop, and a bulkhead that made the room feel smaller. The new bathroom has the bulkhead […]
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Extensive Use Of Hidden Lighting Gives This Restaurant A Warm Glow

2 weeks 6 days ago
Bates Masi + Architects has designed ‘Asset’, a new restaurant in Manhattan, that’s located within an old building that had architectural details hidden behind years of renovations. “In the renovation of 329 Columbus Avenue to create Asset restaurant, we sought to excavate the existing space in search of unique textures and hints of the past […]
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Circular Niches Are A Fun Design Detail In This French Apartment

3 weeks 6 days ago
Architect Pierre-Louis Gerlier has given a fresh and colorful update to an apartment that’s located in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France. Many years ago the apartment was actually a garage, and after originally transforming it into an apartment and living in it for several years, the client approached Pierre-Louis Gerlier to make the space modern and bright. Due […]
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