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Description by +Tongtong Multidisciplinary design studio +tongtong recently completed a renovation and addition to a traditional Victorian house in Toronto. The house was transformed into an open and bright modern home through a series of strategic moves and incisions. The specifications were to build a modern family home that expands the area of livable space while remaining true to the vernacular of the neighborhood. This challenge was met with an emphasis on natural materials and light. Inspired by rural living and the original build date of the home, industrial materials accentuate re-imagined architectural qualities in an unmistakable contemporary space. Grey and black zinc used throughout both the exterior and interior of the home is a material that blends traditional aspects with the new contemporary scheme. Inside, a vertical shaft brings light from large skylights down 3 floors illuminating the ground floor while animating a zinc wall and ceiling above the [ Continue reading ]
There are no many words to say in this post, I just wanted to share with you some of my favorite home designs, some of the most beautiful houses I’ve ever seen and a lot of inspirational photos that I collected over the months. If you have some specific question about a photo, design or architecture,please leave a comment down below and I will try as soon as possible to write a post about it. Thank you for reading my articles and being here! See you next time!
I said this a billion times, and I will continue saying that the lighting in a house is one of the most important things. As creative as they are, as beautiful the home looks. No matter where you put a big lamp,or a small lamp as long as it fits with the design. ‘LZF is designing and manufacturing hand-made wood-veneer lamps since 1994 and can be considered as one of the world’s most respected boutique lighting companies.’ These are by far, the most beautiful,creative,luxurious lamps I’ve ever seen! Do you like it?
“Trick” is a pair of chairs, a table and a bookcase all together. Designed by Sakura Adachi for Italian manufacturer Campeggi, “Trick” is a bookcase which transforms into a console table with two chairs. When both sides of the bookcase are moved from the original positions, they function as chairs. What remains in the centre works as a table. The console can be used for dining as well as for writing, reading and working on your computer. It is multi-purpose furniture which offers a space saving solution and fulfills your everyday activities in small environment . Here is a nice space saving solution for a small apartment!