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  • BEFORE & AFTER – This Mid Century Modern House In Los Angeles Received A Complete Renovation
    by Erin on June 11, 2019 at 9:54 PM

      ras-a-studio has completed the whole house renovation and small addition to a mid century home in Los Angeles, California, that’s set against a hillside under the Shakespeare Bridge. The home had great bones, but at the same time was also very dated and not well maintained.   Large double-height, wood framed windows flood the […]

  • A London House Gained Extra Living Space Thanks To RISE Design Studio
    by Erin on June 11, 2019 at 9:38 PM

    Photography by Stale Eriksen   RISE Design Studio has designed the contemporary renovation and extension of a London flat, that’s home to a family of five.   Flexibility of spaces and storage solutions were key elements when designing the interior, and as such, design elements, like this small office nook with angled shelving, have been […]

  • Fun And Creative Furniture Was Designed For These Kids Bedrooms
    by Erin on June 10, 2019 at 9:35 PM

    Photography by Shannon McGrath   Architect Steffen Welsch has designed a collection of custom furniture for his own children, that he has named ‘Spider in the Book Tree’.   Photography by Shannon McGrath Designed to reflect their personalities and their hobbies, the wood furniture also provides the children with their own home within the family […]

  • Reclaimed Brick Was Used On The Expansion Of This Victorian House In London
    by Erin on June 10, 2019 at 9:12 PM

    Photography by Peter Landers   British architecture firm Russian For Fish, has designed the expansion and remodel of a traditional Victorian house in London, for a family who wanted to enhance its connection to the garden, and create a kitchen where they could come together to dine.   Over the course of six months, they […]

  • Ceramics of Italy Has Released Their Spring-Summer Tile Trends
    by Erin on June 7, 2019 at 9:59 PM

      After reviewing hundreds of new products from Italian tile producers at Coverings in Orlando and ICFF in New York, Ceramics of Italy has announced their top tile trends for the spring-summer season. Let’s take a look at the 6 distinct looks…   1. SKINNY FORMATS While some designers prefer large format tiles to minimize […]

  • British Designer Michael Young Has Created The MY Collection
    by Erin on June 7, 2019 at 8:54 PM

      British designer Michael Young has created his his latest work, the MY Collection, that was commissioned by Gallery ALL of Los Angeles and Beijing, and will be exhibited for the first time at Design Miami/Basel 2019 next week.   Each piece consists of a cluster of hollow metal stainless steel extrusions capped at each […]

  • A Victorian House In Australia Has Received A Modern Extension
    by Erin on June 6, 2019 at 9:31 PM

    Photography by Anson Smart   Smart Design Studio have completed the transformation of a traditional Victorian house in Sydney, Australia, as well as adding an extension to the rear of the home.   Photography by Anson Smart Stepping inside, there’s a formal living room with some original features, like the fireplace, that have been combined […]

  • This House In Las Vegas Is Like Living On An Island In The Desert
    by Erin on June 6, 2019 at 9:12 PM

      Architecture firm SWABACK, has designed a modern house in Las Vegas, Nevada, that has both lake and mountain views.   The home features a layered roof which provides large overhangs for protection from the harsh summer sun, and high clerestory windows which allow natural light to flood the interior. Setback from the road, the […]

  • The Eden Villa Is Nestled On The Slopes Of Table Mountain In Cape Town
    by Erin on June 5, 2019 at 5:49 PM

      Interior design and decor firm OKHA together with architect Antonio Zaninovic, have recently completed Eden Villa, a new home in Cape Town, South Africa, that was created to be a warm and inviting space for their clients, a couple with two teenagers.   Inside, floor-to-ceiling windows provide a natural backdrop for the living room […]

  • SAOTA Has Completed Uluwatu, Their First House In Indonesia
    by Erin on June 4, 2019 at 6:49 PM

    Photography by Adam Letch   SAOTA has recently completed Uluwatu, their first project in Bali, Indonesia.   Photography by Adam Letch The house has a resort-style layout with the social living areas separated from the sleeping areas with courtyards and gardens. Photography by Adam Letch The house is located on a limestone cliff edge, and […]

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