Industrial-Modern Studio in Slovakia

Industrial-Modern Studio in Slovakia

Architect Lukas Kordik’s vision for his apartment in Bratislava, Slovakia, based on three things: working together with the present structure, eliminating walls and obstacles, and creating an easy, open space. But describing his vision to his building team was another […]

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Minimalist 'Nest' House in Japan

Minimalist 'Nest' House in Japan

This contemporary home in Nagoya, Japan, was nicknamed “The Nest House” by architect Takuya Tsuchida, who wanted to “provide the sensation of living in a nest” without feeling tied to a nest’s natural shape. “I abstracted the nest idea and […]

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ICFF 2012 Report: Graypants' Ecofriendly Lighting

ICFF 2012 Report: Graypants' Ecofriendly Lighting

No, it is not copper. Nope, not metal . No, it is definitely not timber. Give up? Combine the Majority of the visitors to Graypants’ booth in the 2012 International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) in New York. All these Seattle […]

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American Architecture: Federal Style's Elements

American Architecture: Federal Style's Elements

Federal home design style comes with another perplexing name. In style, the word “federal” simply indicates the time period (1780–1820) whenever the style, known among design aficionados as the American stage of the Adam style, prevailed from the fledgling United […]

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Organizing Starts in the Door

Organizing Starts in the Door

Usually, the dimensions of your entryway dictates what’s stored inside, but there are a couple things my bite-size one can’t operate without. Pick and choose what works for you and your home. The purpose of having a hyperorganized entryway is […]

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Style 101: Now's Rustic Look's Birthplace

Style 101: Now's Rustic Look's Birthplace

Creating rustic nuance can feel like a nitpicky procedure, however, the payoff is enormous. The right balance of materials and features evokes memories, some you can’t quite put your finger. Whether the house is a very simple log cabin, a […]

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Professional Panel: Kitchen Colour

Professional Panel: Kitchen Colour

When you walk into your own kitchen in the morning, would you need to be greeted by a big, bold splash of colour? Or maybe you’d like to start your day in a muted black and white world and then […]

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8 Methods to Design an Alluring Backyard

8 Methods to Design an Alluring Backyard

“I know it when I see it.” Are you familiar with that expression? In regards to art, furniture, film or wine, we don’t always find the right words to describe what moves us. Nevertheless we do get an indescribable feeling […]

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Design Ideas From a Teen Crash Pad in Venice Beach

Design Ideas From a Teen Crash Pad in Venice Beach

The exact same talented team of designers behind the incredible rooms at the Good Shepard Charity Project open-house tour have donated their services to make a cheerful crash pad for homeless teens in Venice Beach, California. With Vanessa De Vargas […]

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10 Artful Powder Rooms

10 Artful Powder Rooms

Decorating your powder room may not be high in your to-do list, since it probably isn’t a room you devote a great deal of time in. However because guests visit it, you should not ignore it either. Instead of adding […]

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