Villa Mecklin by Huttunen Lipasti Pakkanen Architects

The place where Villa Mecklin lounges stands for serene atmosphere amidst the tree cluster and its welcoming stone terrace. Created by the Helsinki-based team Risto Huttunen,Santeri Lipasti and Pekka Pakkanen, this home design is perfectly suitable for a summer escape. Mainly self-built, this lodge is situated near the northern cape of Mustaluoto Island, where on its earstern side lays off a splendid boat marina. When coming from the harbour to the entry of the main building, you get surprised by the omnipresence of the trees. After sight-seeing the surroundings, you get to be dazzled by the breathtaking horizon witnessed from the wide terrace, accessed via a hatch in the decking. To have an ever more spectacular outline, a fireplace has been drilled in the centre of the terrace. When the hatch is not in place and the fire is not lit, the generous terrace can also be used as a [ Continue reading ]

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Lightbox House by Edwards Moore

The midget single-storey terrace house, dwarfed by the surroundings makes a splash in the encompassing borderlands. Aiming to exploit the modest space, the designer ofthe Lightbox successfully harnessed the scope. To sweeten the atmosphere, wide windows have been introduced in order to let the sunbeam accompany the ambience of the dwelling. The desire to enhance the quality of the living spaces within contributes to increasing the hospitality of the crib. The second floor should only be seen as a horizontal plane within the home, but as a vertical space, having considered the feeling of unity that its existence contributes to creating the impression of spaciousness. The see-through skin boasts the medium with natural light and the strategically installed openings provide an inner landscape. The fully-white painted walls empower the effect of wideness, inducing a flavor of tastefullness and roominess. The minimalistic features and wood inserts construct a breezy ambience and [ Continue reading ]

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Portable Home ÁPH80 by ÁBATON

Designed by Spanish architects from ÁBATON, this portable establishment is for those with wanderlust. Contrasting with its owner’s restlessness,this austere crib is a veritable chameleon. From the outside it seems to be frugal and rigid, but its interior bring to light a more than warm appearance. Generous woodensurfaces and large opening concur to make the chippy crib a gracious one,transforming it greatly. Feasible and transportable, manages to incorporate any environment. Being an upgraded version of a landyacht,ÁPH80 is part of a series that addresses those who seek for comfort anywhere. Easily commutative by road and ready to beplaced wherever, this mobile dwelling is ideal for a couple that enjoys travelling. Elementary and yet sturdy, this innovative composition gracefully provides confort and balance to its inhabitants.ÁPH80 personifies the ethics and essences of ÁBATON: wellbeing, environmental balance, and simplicity.’ Freshest ideas embodied in this splendid design would lure any wandering soul. Don’t know about [ Continue reading ]

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In Vogue Luxury at Temozon House in Yucatan, Mexico

    Conceived by Carrillo Arquitectos y Asociados, the Temozón House was assembled in 2013, in Yucatan, Mexico. Proclaiming a specific state-of-the-art design that underlines solid edges and angular shapes, the Temozón House thrills with a cosmopolitan allure yet welcoming aspect that is eclipsed in grandeur only by its own sumptious room distributions organized between its walls. In consideration of guaranteeing an obvious contact between the interior and the exterior, the establishment was designed utilizing an L-shaped scheme that partly surrounds one of the inside gardens. By enclosing the pool to the garden, the design attempts to deliver numerous recreation alternatives, offering its inhabitans the desired ambience for detaching from the everyday worries. As regards the indoor field, we can remark the warmth of the appearance that makes every visitor feel like home. Abundant comfort and delighting decor features complement the cozy ambience. The tender shades of the chambers blend in perfect [ Continue reading ]

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    Scandinavian Apartment with Greek Accents

    The Scandinavian home style has made its way to everyone’s heart lately thanks to its defined and yet wild manner. Two typical features of this style- white walls and simple forward-thinking furniture are to be found in this very design too. But that’s not all. A curve ball introduces subtle accents of Greek home designing. This thoughtful mixture establishes an alluring composition with a grain of freshness. Starting in the living, the stark Scandi walls induce a minimalistic backdrop for a full host of natural Greek materials, sprinkled all over the lounging zone. Dainty foot stads complimenting scatter cushions and floor cushions, together with a large rug unite to construct a gracious semblance. The kitchen design spreads on the blue and white palette. A lenghty backsplash has been formed from a checkerboard of tiles. The furniture itself has a traditional touch. White wooden, with shell cup handles establish a bold, [ Continue reading ]

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    Nirvana Bathtub Design

    This more-than-modern bathtub design was inspired by the intention of reproducing the nightsky into the small “universe” of your restroom. This very model is one of the winners of The Red Dot Award 2009. The following design was conceived by Bathroom Tomorrow, a Thai company from Bangkok. The “Nirvana” Bathtub succeeds in merging the state-of-the-art technology only to offer you a memorable bathing experience. Because of its bizzare shape, this bathtub only uses 40 % of the water that an average bathtub does, aspect that makes it sustainable too. LEDs all over the surface establish the wonderful effect from the pictures. An i-Touch system controlls the lights that the company promotes. What else could be said about this allurign bathtub ?! Care to comment?  

    Animal Print Carpet

      Are the carpets with animal prints in fashion again ? It seems so!More persons adopt this type of carpet without feeling bizarre about the way it looks . Personally , I find it gives a tragic image of a dead animal on our floor , it is something that scares me . But if fashion says so .. It may look good to some in a cabin , in front of the fireplace to finish with the idea of ​​a hunting lodge on time. Maybe even a hunting enthusiast would adopt this style. I would not do that. What are  you saying ?

    Modern Home Appearance With a Futuristic Feel

    This is a modern two story home that is located in Fitzroy Park in London, United Kingdom. It was designed by Stanton Williams. This home sits in a beautiful garden surrounded by trees, ferns and grass throughout the lawn. It has a sound barrier wall which stretches across the outskirts of the property. These walls provide privacy for the residents which block the view going to the home of the glass walls. This allows the residents of the home to keep their blinds open to let sunshine in throughout the day without sacrificing their privacy. The first thing you will notice when you walk into the home is the planet-styled lighting. There are several lights that hang from the ceiling which are encased inside cylindrical shells. This disperses the light and gives it a futuristic feel. Another interesting feature in this home is the hanging fireplace. The fireplace hangs from [ Continue reading ]

    Flamingo

    I love flamingos, and the color of them drives me nuts. Last night I was thinking about, how it would look a room painted with this color, and with some flamingo accessories. This room I found on the internet inspired me so much that now I want to paint my room like this. This whole idea is so interesting, and it is perfect for babies rooms(especially girls), it is something tropical.  

    LFZ Lamps Factory

    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?

    Colors For Spring

    Spring is coming and we need new inspiration, new ideas. But when it comes to decorate our room with new furniture or little decorations we have to know what colors are in trend for this year. It seems that a one color look for your room is now enough to make it look great! YELLOW Yellow is not the easiest color to decorate with, but if you get it right, yellow can be sunny and uplifting. All you have to do is to play with textures and patterns. ORANGE A more contemporary choice than strong reds, orange works best when used in moderation. GREEN Fresh, moss greens work best in a hall, garden room or conservatory – rooms that link to the outside. There are also some colors that you can use by itself: blue, pastel pink,violet.