Jul 24

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Jul 23

Realistic Rendering Of Parisian Apartment

Parisian Apartment visualised by Talcik Demonicova

Imagine how much stress and bad design designs would be avoided if we all had the talent to depict our dream home to a tee like Talcik Demonicova has in this ultra realistic rendering of a exclusive apartment in Paris. Designed by Jessica Vedel, the chic home features a modern marble kitchen island, contemporary furniture, intricate ceiling details and a stunning free standing bath tub perched on a marble “stage”. Vedel’s nordic background has complimented parisian chick in such a beautiful way here.

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Jul 22

Modern German Loft For Future Generations

Modern Loft in Germany

I love the idea of passing down through generations be it jewellery, a business, or in this case a stunning Art Nouveau building! Built by the owners great-grandfather, this light and spacious loft is located in the centre of Freiburg, a city in the south-west of Germany. After an impressive restoration, the interior has been given a new lease of life with minimalist modern fittings, while continuing to pay homage to its construction materials - its history - with open worn beans and black iron pillars.

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Jul 21

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DFL Insider Issue 3

Colour can be your most powerful design weapon if you learn to use it effectively. Don’t miss out on the third issue of the DFL Insider (sent directly to you this afternoon) where we will cover five major colour schemes, and how to incorporate them into your home using examples to give you a better understanding.

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DFL Insider Issue 3

Colour can be your most powerful design weapon if you learn to use it effectively. Don’t miss out on the third issue of the DFL Insider (sent directly to you this afternoon) where we will cover five major colour schemes, and how to incorporate them into your home using examples to give you a better understanding.

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Energy-Efficient Industrial Loft With French Flair

Chic Industrial Loft in Portland

Combing two styles can be a hit and miss but in this “New York loft living style” home in Portland, Oregon, the blend of raw industrial and the elegance of French chic have blended seamlessly to create a home jam pack full of character and class. On top of looking great it is a net zero-energy loft meaning it generates the energy it consumes — making the world better one beautiful home at a time.

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Jul 20

Eerie Cherry Blossom Art

Okurie by Yosuke Tan

The concept behind this chilling creation by Yosuke Tan sees past students from Iwaki Sogo High School (Japan), using 27 litters of paint, leave their handprints on the windows and walls of the building to create a striking mural of cherry blossom trees.

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Jul 18

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Jul 17

Modern Tropical Bungalow in Singapore

Tropical Bungalow Inspired By Fallingwater | Guz Architects

Designed by Guz Architects, this two-storey home in Singapore is nothing short of a dream location for a tropical getaway, in style of course. Inspired by her visit to Fallingwater (by Frank Lloyd Wright) the owner requested a home that seamlessly integrates nature. While its bright open spaces encourage natural ventilation, its floor to ceiling windows allow unobstructed views of the sea and city.

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Jul 16

Get The Look: Marble Sophistication

Ohhh marble, not much else is quite as impressive or speaks of sophistication and luxury as eloquently as marble.

Calacatta marble is a unique stone available from only one quarry in the world, in the town of Carrara, Italy. Check out these beautiful ways calcutta and calcutta finish has been applied to the home to create elegance.

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Jul 15

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Townhouse Back Garden in NYC



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Jul 14



Designed For Life’s Colour Palette Of The Week


Achieve a romantic or masculine look with this dark and murky colour scheme. Execute in wall paint, furnishing, accessories, or simply a cushion.


image courtesy of Flickr




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Designed For Life’s Colour Palette Of The Week

Achieve a romantic or masculine look with this dark and murky colour scheme. Execute in wall paint, furnishing, accessories, or simply a cushion.

image courtesy of Flickr

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Jul 13

Malibu Home Of Creative Couple

What happens when a creative couple combine there styles in a home? It has to be good right? Take the Californian home of LA stylist Becks Welch and film and music cinematographer Darek Wolski (best known for films like Alice in Wonderland and Pirates of the Caribbean), it’s just the right fusion of industrial and cosy, contemporary and traditional.

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