July 3rd, 2014

Transforming Malaysian Bungalow: The Voila House

With an open plan living room, the Voila House designed by Fabian Tan Architect, surprises you with an interesting circular area, surrounded by revolving doors. When closed, that particular rounded part of the living room offers an additional sense of privacy. When opened, the room looks completely transformed, becoming an unobstructed outdoor space. The boundaries between the indoor and the outdoor disappear, revealing an exciting, breezy and healthy living environment. The interior is quite minimalist, with industrial influences and strong splashes of colour.

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July 2nd, 2014

Unusual and creative bed designed by OGE looks like a giant bird’s nest.

A comfortable informal and sensual soft space. The wooden nest is filled with highly comfortable egg-shaped sitting poofs which allow ergonomic sitting positions and various configurations for informal meetings and social exchange.

July 2nd, 2014

$22 million New York City Penthouse

This one-of-a-kind duplex penthouse is located in the Dietz Lantern Building in Tribeca, New York City. The luxury five bedroom five and a half bathroom apartment occupies the building’s entire top two floors. Spectacular views and light flood the apartment from fifty (!) windows facing east, west, north, and south. Penthouses like this one often come with a hefty price tag and this one is no exception: $22 Million and its yours!

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July 1st, 2014

Environmentally Friendly Family Home

This comfortable and inviting residence by SAW, features 4,500 square feet of living space and incorporates a series of eco-friendly technologies that ensure a certain degree of self-sufficiency.

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July 1st, 2014

Crisp Study

Loving the crisp, fresh approach to the workspace of Justine Hugh-Jones; a interior designer from Sydney, Australia who enjoys mixing textiles, antiques and classic furniture together with modern art.

July 1st, 2014

Singaporean Home with Spiritual Courtyard

Featuring a central courtyard with a 100 year old frangipani tree Centennial Tree House and stunning chandelier, is an exciting contemporary home designed by architecture firm Wallflower Architecture + Design.

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June 30th, 2014

Carphenie Residence By Layout Collective Architects

This luxurious residence situated in Malaysia was developed in 2010 by Design and style Collective Architects in collaboration with Crucial Layout Integrated.

June 30th, 2014

It depends on her personality and the atmosphere she wants to create. There are a couple of different ways she can go; bright, fresh and fun, warm and cosy or neutral.

- She can step out of her comfort zone (assuming she isn’t “colour conscious”) and go for a really fun interior with bold patterns, greens, blues and even pink accessories and furnishing.  This scheme would do best in a well natural lit home.

- All warm colours have a natural affinity for each other so a colour palette of yellow, orange, reds and browns makes a cozy combination. Personally this is what I would sway towards as it is easy to change around, and won’t date so quickly.

- Choose a monochromatic scheme (using the same colour - yellow in different shades and tones) to create a harmonious spaces. For example she could purchase a beige couch for the living room and have cushions with yellow accents.


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June 29th, 2014
Celebration Of Colour

8 million vibrantly-colored flower petals erupt through a small village in Costa Rica, creating a surreal and beautiful sight as a part of SONY’S advertisement campaign for their new 4K Ultra HD line of TV sets. The reason the video uses 8 million flower petals is because that’s the number of pixels on the 4K TV’s screen.

This surreal and beautiful sight did not come easy for the creative team behind it, who foraged for more than 2 weeks collected the 8 million petals used, which ended up weighing about 3.5 tongs.

The highly ambitious idea was brought to life thanks to global advertising agency McCann, photographer Nick Meek and a British special effects team.

June 28th, 2014

Family Backyard Oasis by Cos Design

Mindfulness and relaxation are both part of a balanced life, especially when your backyard design composes a modern background for everyday life. A lot of creative and hands-on work went into building this stunningly contemporary backyard located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia by Cos Design. The raised pool by Serenity Pools, and spa provide not only functionality but add a gorgeous visual feature throughout the landscape.

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June 27th, 2014

Open Family Home in Australia

A small 1970’s house in Australia is converted into a family home with bright, spacious areas for entertaining. Utilising materials like concrete, hardwood cladding and hoop pine for the joinery, the interiors designed by Kim McFayden, have been kept neutral to coordinate with the natural materials used in the space.

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June 26th, 2014

Double-Height Family Dwelling in Johannesburg

I’m always really interested to see the homes of designers and aritects, so this home by Xavier Huyberechts of GLH & Associates Architects didn’t disappoint.

Located in Johannesburg, South Africa, this residence possesses a sense of relaxed refinement with its open-plan, double-height ceilings (you all by now must know how much I adore them!) and living room that blurs the boundaries between indoors and outdoors. There is a soothing ambience created by the white colour scheme that is anchored by warm woods and brightened by the art-filled walls.

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June 25th, 2014

Modern Lake Washington Residence by NB Design Group

A lovely blend of modern, traditional, and antique now fills this eclectic home that is located at the West shore of Lake Washington. The clients love for Tudor have been incorporated through antiques collected over time by the owners as well as actual pieces from the Tudor.

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June 24th, 2014

Celebration Of Colour
Rainbow Map by Mademoiselle Maurice


French artist Mademoiselle Maurice has created this striking installation of a world map created in the negative space of water that had been poured from above. Below the work, test tubes are neatly lined up in a row, showing you which color the artist used for each individual section. It’s a beautifully creative piece that we’d love to see in person.

June 24th, 2014

Modern Spanish Villa With Light Effects

If classy and technology is what are you looking for, this Awesome Chameleon Villa, Palma de Mallorca is the perfect place for you to visit on a vacation! The reason why the villa is called Chameleon Villa! Is all because of the exceptional light effect used to play off the crystal glass surfaces of the home and create an adaptable atmosphere.

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