This House In South Africa Has Views Of A World Heritage Site

August 17, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Johann Lourens   COA (Craft of Architecture) have recently completed a modern two story house in Cape Town, South Africa, that overlooks the World Heritage site of Kirstenbosh Botanical Gardens   Photography by Johann Lourens The house has been designed so that the main floor opens up to the swimming pool and deck. Photography by Johann Lourens […]

This Hotel Room Was Designed To Have The Bed Sunken Into The Floor

August 17, 2017 Erin 0

  Architecture firm LYCS have recently completed the interior renovation of the Mylines Hotel in Hangzhou, China, and as part of the project, they designed a futuristic room that has the bed sunken down into the floor. The only part of the bed that rises up from the floor is the small top part of […]

Take A Look Inside The Newly Opened W Bellevue Hotel

August 16, 2017 Erin 0

  Architectural design firm HKS Inc. have recently completed the new hotel W Bellevue, that’s located just outside of Seattle, Washington, and was designed to be a modern lodge oasis, inspired by the region’s iconic setting beside Lake Washington.   A large Living Room (or lobby) has been designed as an open space with exposed A-frame […]

This Contemporary House In Mexico Is Surrounded By Nature

August 11, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Lorena Darquea   Andrés Escobar of AE Arquitectos has recently completed Casa OM1, a contemporary house in Guadalajara, Mexico, that’s been designed so that it can interact with nature.   Photography by Lorena Darquea At the rear of the home, the sloped backyard has stone retaining wall filled with plants, while the grass leads up […]

The Tiburon Bay View House by Walker Warner Architects

August 10, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Laure Joliet   Walker Warner Architects have designed a new house on the Tiburon Peninsula in California, that has expansive views of San Francisco Bay.   Photography by Laure Joliet A bold red pivoting front door welcomes you to the home, and once inside, there’s an entryway that provides access to two separate sets of […]

This Bar In Stuttgart Has Walls Of Glass That Show Off The Wood And Copper Interior

August 10, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Martin Baitinger / DITTEL ARCHITEKTEN GMBH   Dittel Architekten have recently completed the interior design for Eduard’s, a new bar in Stuttgart, Germany, that has glass walls allowing pedestrians to see the bright and welcoming interior.   Photography by Martin Baitinger / DITTEL ARCHITEKTEN GMBH Large doors welcome you inside where you are greeted by a couple […]

An Updated Design For This 1970s Home Includes Recycled Brick And High Ceilings

August 9, 2017 Erin 0

  Luigi Rosselli Architects have designed the update and addition to a 1970’s home in Sydney, Australia. Named Twin Peaks, the home originally had a single roof peak, however when they added to the home, a second peak was created.   White masonry gables and recycled brick are combined with aluminum battens that screen the windows facing the […]

Greg Wright Architects Have Designed A House For Entertaining

August 9, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Adam Letch   Greg Wright Architects have recently completed a new home in Cape Town, South Africa, that’s located at the foot of the mountain, sits on a slope, and has been designed for entertaining.   Photography by Adam Letch Stepping inside, double-height ceilings and windows that wrap around from the wall to the […]

This Mid-Century Modern House In North Carolina Received A Fresh Update

August 8, 2017 Erin 0

Photography © Keith Issacs   Architecture firm in situ studio have updated a well-loved, 1960’s, low-sloped ranch house in Raleigh, North Carolina, and turned it into a bright and welcoming family home.   The original mid-century house had fallen into disarray, with various parts of the house having been reconfigured in a random way, and a very […]

BEFORE And AFTER – The Beach Lab By Surfside Projects

August 7, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Darren Bradley   Surfside Projects has recently completed the modern renovation of a 1957 coastal rancher home in Leucadia, California, and transformed it into a fun, bright and friendly house.   Here’s a look at what the home used to look like before the renovation and what it looks like now. The garage […]

This Modern Lodge Sits Lakeside In Missouri

August 4, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Bob Greenspan   Architecture and design firm KEM STUDIO, have designed a ‘modern lodge’ for their urban clients who wanted to have a house that they could truly relax in when they went home at night.   Photography by Bob Greenspan The house sits on a waterfront lot on Weatherby Lake, Missouri, and has plenty […]

Robert Hutchison Architecture Design A Courtyard House On A River

August 3, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Mark Woods   Robert Hutchison Architecture have designed a modern house that’s surrounded by a forest and clad in blackened Western red cedar.   The house is located on the banks of the White River in Greenwater, Washington, five miles from Mount Rainier. Photography by Mark Woods At the front of the house, there’s a small […]

The Magnolia House by Rerucha Studio

August 1, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Lara Swimmer   Architecture and interior design firm Rerucha Studio, have recently completed the Magnolia House in Seattle, Washington, that’s been designed with lots of light and a classic yet modern feel.   Photography by Lara Swimmer Stepping inside the home, the large grid windows flood the interior with natural light and provide views out onto […]

Zen Architects Transformed A 1960’s Warehouse Into A Family Home

July 31, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Emma Cross   Zen Architects have transformed a 1960’s warehouse in Melbourne, Australia, into a comfortable and energy efficient family home that re-uses the existing building as much as possible.   Throughout the home, original elements like the light fittings, sprinkler pipes, doors, cladding and roof sheeting have all been kept and help to create […]

The Interior Of This Seattle House Opens Up To A Small Courtyard

July 31, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Andrew Pogue   mw|works architecture + design have recently completed a new home in Seattle’s Madison Park neighborhood that’s designed for two people and their dogs who requested easy indoor/outdoor living.   Photography by Andrew Pogue A small path between the green wall and landscaped fence leads from the sidewalk to the front door […]

Delicate Patterns Adorn The Walls Of This Bright Nail Salon Interior

July 28, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Jin Weiqi   Architecture firm ARCHSTUDIO, have recently completed Lily Nails, a nail salon in Beijing, China, that features a dark hot-rolled steel plate exterior with glimpses of a bright white interior that has delicate patterns.   Photography by Jin Weiqi Stepping inside the salon and away from the noisy mall that it’s […]

Susanna Cots Has Designed The Interiors Of A Large Apartment In Barcelona

July 27, 2017 Erin 0

Photography courtesy of Susanna Cots Interior Design   Susanna Cots Interior Design have completed the interiors of a penthouse for a family in Barcelona, Spain, that features plenty of black-framed glass throughout.   Outside, there’s entertaining space and a water feature. Potted plants provide privacy from the neighbors next door. Photography courtesy of Susanna Cots Interior […]

Colorful “Branches” Cover This New Kindergarten Building In Japan

July 27, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Daisuke Shima   emmanuelle moureaux architecture + design have recently completed Creche Ropponmatsu, a new kindergarten located in a residential area in Fukuoka city, Japan.   Photography by Daisuke Shima On the facade of the kindergarten there are 63 white trees that are 13 ft (4m) high that are covered in colorful branches that wrap the building. […]

Atelier du Pont Design A New Holiday House In Cap Ferret, France

July 26, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Takuji Shimmura   Atelier du Pont have designed a new holiday house with a swimming pool in Cap Ferret, France, that sits among a small forest of strawberry trees, yucca and pines.   Top and bottom left photo by Takuji Shimmura. Bottom right photo by Philippe Garcia The inspiration for the design was taken from other forest […]