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For Sale (& Stunning): Stockholm Apartment

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
For Sale (& Stunning): Stockholm Apartment

Just listen to the description of this apartment: “Very attractive apartment with corner location in period house dating from the early 30s. Carefully restored 2.5 with beautiful floors and thoroughly whitewashed walls. Living room and bedroom share large bay window providing plenty of natural light. Lovely kitchen and stylish bathroom. — Continue reading

New FUBI Home Office Series from IN

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
New FUBI Home Office Series from IN

FUBI — which stands for “Furniture Used By Individual —  is a brand from the company IN. “The main goal was to consolidate like-minded people to work together. These conditions are great for designers/architects and for potential clients. In 2009 our production facility was opened. Using our accumulated experience and — Continue reading

Won Dharma Center by Hanrahan Meyers Architects

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Won Dharma Center by Hanrahan Meyers Architects

Gorgeous. Spotted on the fox is black.

Stunningly Simple Wood Details in Titus Bernhard’s House 11×11

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Stunningly Simple Wood Details in Titus Bernhard’s House 11×11

Titus Bernhard‘s House 11×11 is quite simply, stunning. It absolutely sings with gorgeous yet simple details. Like the wood framework around the windows and doors. In the dining area, the large picture window’s sill is extended to create a bench for the dining table. In an upstairs bedroom, a wonderful — Continue reading

Casa da Ladeira by Oficina de Arquitectura

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Casa da Ladeira by Oficina de Arquitectura

More stunning architecture standing in contrast and complement to a startling landscape, this time seen in Casa da Ladeira by Oficina de Arquitectura, located in Serra da Freita, Portugal. Set among rocky, well, rocks, the gray of the concrete certainly makes the sleek architecture fit more naturally with the organic shapes of — Continue reading

Clean lines and good materials: Casa oZs0

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Clean lines and good materials: Casa oZs0

Such a sucker for stunningly simple architectural forms set against controlled yet natural surroundings. Love how Casa oZs0, designed by Martin Dulanto and located in Lima, Peru, seems to have a different personality at every angle you view it at. You could walk around the whole structure and think you were — Continue reading

Blair House by Bruce Bolander Architect

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Blair House by Bruce Bolander Architect

The Blair House by Bruce Bolander Architect, built in Malibu, California in 2009, might be an oldie, but boy is it sure still a goodie. Maybe we can just feel the weekend coming, but all we want to do is look at gorgeous modern architecture with breathtaking views. This sure — Continue reading

Purple Hill House by Iroje KHM Architects

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Purple Hill House by Iroje KHM Architects

“Angles is not something this house is lacking in.” “Sheesh, leave some angles for the rest of us!” “If a transformer and the mom from Beetlejuice built a home together, it’d look like this.” These are all possible first sentences we wanted to start this post about the Purple Hill — Continue reading

4 DIY details: 2 for you and 2 for your home

Categories: DIY + How To
4 DIY details: 2 for you and 2 for your home

Don’t have a lot of time but want to add unique, hip touches of DIY to your home? We scour the internet for you to find the coolest of DIY projects that don’t take a lot of time or money to do. Here are four recent ones we found that — Continue reading

Skirt + Rock House brings the outside in

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Skirt + Rock House brings the outside in

There’s this cliche phrase in house design that architects and interior design professionals throw around a lot and it sometimes makes us cringe: “Bring the outside in.” Cringe not because we want such a harsh and distinct division between the outdoors and in, but because oftentimes it’s misused due in — Continue reading

DIY: Modern, leaning, anything’s possible shelf

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Modern, leaning, anything’s possible shelf

LOVE how clean and simple this leaning shelf project looks. So perfect if you don’t have a ton of books that you need to display but you still want a little attractive storage. Found on everyone’s favorite DIY site, Curbly, you’ll need some tools and some woodworking know-how, but not — Continue reading

Francisca Pageo’s precious, poignant collages

Categories: Art + Graphics
Francisca Pageo’s precious, poignant collages

Simple, clean, bright — Francisca Pageo’s mixed media collages are precious, poignant, pretty and peculiar. Featuring a mix of recognizable organic creatures and materials and a mix of abstract shapes, she creates incredibly stark compositions, but quite lovely ones. They really seem to have a lot of movement to them, and this Murcia, — Continue reading

Tiny metal modern box: Summer Cabin 4:12

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Tiny metal modern box: Summer Cabin 4:12

The folks behind Imanna Arkitekter Architecture, who designed the Summer Cabin 4:12 project in Ingarö, Sweden, must really understand that while we love walking around and enjoying nature, we’re both terrified of bears and prefer a soft place to lay our heads down at night. What appears to be a — Continue reading

Modern/eclectic: Urbanspace Interiors’ Westlake Residence

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Modern/eclectic: Urbanspace Interiors’ Westlake Residence

Urbanspace Interiors over in Austin, Texas ( an awesome retail store/interior design firm) hit another one out of the ball park with their Westlake Residence. A mix of modern lines, we enjoy all the heavy, natural wood elements that really anchor the living room space of this home. Pattern is played — Continue reading

How to create the ultimate home office

Categories: DIY + How To
How to create the ultimate home office

Kind of digging this “Creating the Ultimate Home Office” infographic (who doesn’t love infographics) about how to create a home office—and who should even have one. Gives you the top 5 office chairs, the most and least productive colors and a nice little example layout that you can implement to — Continue reading

Quirky modern furniture by Curtis Micklish

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Quirky modern furniture by Curtis Micklish

The delight that washed over us when we come across a designer that, even among all the amazing designs out there, is able to create modern furniture that we’ve never seen before is extraordinary, and it’s happening today while looking through the portfolio of designer Curtis Micklish of Micklish. Whether — Continue reading

Weekend House by David Jay Weiner

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Weekend House by David Jay Weiner

Hooray for tiny modern homes! Well, okay, if the title of this home is any indication, then this is someone’s weekend home and that means they probably have a bigger, even more gorgeous home somewhere else. But, what this architectural design by David Jay Weiner, Architects proves is that you don’t — Continue reading

House in Kohoku by Torafu Architects

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
House in Kohoku by Torafu Architects

This is gonna sound weird, but if gnomes were real and they had gnomes that really dug modern design we feel like this is the kind of home they’d live in. Maybe it’s that gorgeous green grass, but probably it’s the neat shape, and definitely it’s the cute and quirky — Continue reading

Delightfull’s MCM-inspired lights that kind of look like musical instruments for your ceiling

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Delightfull’s MCM-inspired lights that kind of look like musical instruments for your ceiling

Is that a trombone with light bulbs?! Nope! It’s one of Delightfull’s newest light fixtures, the Clark suspension light, and wouldn’t it look pretty killer in a Mid-Century Modern tricked out dining room over a sweet, sleek dining table? We also kind of dig the Ike suspension light, which still — Continue reading

Duffy London’s Shadow Chairs, by Chris Duffy

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Duffy London’s Shadow Chairs, by Chris Duffy

Optical illusions for the home are good, we think. Or at the very least kind of fun! Digging these shadow chairs and shadow rugs by Duffy London, helmed by witty idea-maker Chris Duffy. Available in some bright colors, Chris works at having some environmentally-friendly factors, which is nice. Based in — Continue reading