More than any other home accent, throw pillows can completely change the look of a space — updating a room for the season, or tying together a disparate color scheme — with little investment of time or money. With thousands of colors, prints, fills and fabrics to choose from, how do you narrow down the […]
This unconventional building was designed by Bas Termeer in collaboration with Diederendirrix Architects. The project is part of a larger initiative that aims to improve the image of Woensel-West, a neighborhood in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Housing association Trudo proposed a large-scale plan to build iconic buildings in 16 locations in the area, each placed on top of similar plinths. “The site was […]
This modern wood and glass home, designed by InForm, is located on the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne, Australia. Dubbed Blairgowrie 2, the house has four bedrooms, an open-plan kitchen, a lounge, dining space and a two-car garage. The design of the project follows the lines of “coastal modernity”; according to the architects, the intention was to build a large […]
This updated kitchen is in a luxury building on Manhattan’s Upper East side, just steps from Central Park. Before its transformation, the apartment had a classic narrow galley kitchen; the cramped space was beige with dark stone counters and bulky cabinets and appliances, with no room for a table. Designer Cecilia Dupire of Cezign did a massive “reconsideration” […]
Margarida Matias of Arkstudio completed the redesign of an apartment in Lisbon, Portugal. The updated home has a better layout and shows off a charming mix of rustic and contemporary details. “Many old houses in Lisbon have inside rooms with no natural light or air circulation,” the architects said. “This project aimed to improve the quality of the space. We […]
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Nestled in the wilderness oasis of The Netherlands’ 5,900-acre Noorderpark sits a modern take on Henry David Thoreau’s famous cabin at Walden Pond. Designed by Dutch architects cc-studio, this warm, dry escape for the Utrecht park’s volunteers was inspired by one of history’s most revered nature lovers. The green, aluminum-clad structure is camouflaged within the […]
Discovered by devils-den on real estate broker Alvhem‘s website, this 721-square-foot apartment in Gothenburg, Sweden, features two rooms, an exquisite chef’s kitchen and access to the garden. As you step inside, you are greeted by a small hallway with Moroccan-inspired tiles on the floor. This area is linked to both rooms, a half-bath and a storage unit. […]