More than a Shed: This unusual house reminiscent of a modern shed, is modern and very sophisticated in style

More than a Shed: This unusual house reminiscent of a modern shed, is modern and very sophisticated in style

18 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From the outside this house looks almost like a very upmarket and modern shed, that has tremendous connections with the surrounding scenery. Looking very natural and rustic, this beautiful and welcoming wooden villa is located in Sweden and includes a home office, several bedrooms and an open plan living room with kitchen and dining room. The main living space has had large windows installed in various places, capturing unique views whilst allowing a tremendous amount of light to flood in. Read more

Cosy in Chicago: Single family home has been transformed in a modern paradise

Cosy in Chicago: Single family home has been transformed in a modern paradise

17 June, 2014  |  House Interior  |  No Comments

The interior of this single family home was designed by Kara Mann Design and is located in Bucktown, Chicago, USA. The interior has a gorgeous mix of different styles that create a striking and unique atmosphere within the house. The main living area has a very warm and inviting atmosphere that uses a beige and light brown colour palette to help bring it to life. The furnishings are very lavish and encompass all that is elegant and modern with artwork and quirky items helping to bring a quirky element to the room. Read more

Retro in Barcelona: Fantastic house located in Barcelona has a very eclectic and sophisticated style

Retro in Barcelona: Fantastic house located in Barcelona has a very eclectic and sophisticated style

16 June, 2014  |  Apartment Interior  |  No Comments

Located in one of the districts of Barcelona, ​​this eclectic apartment combines retro items with contemporary details and oozes style and sophistication. The Interior of the apartment was designed in 2011 by Anna & Eugeni Bach, who have both completed a amazing project with so much detail and care. Many pieces of the furniture and decor were old items that were going to be thrown away, but now have a new life and fit perfectly into this updated space. Read more

Hidden in the Rubble: This retreat is tucked away inside an old fortress and has some amazing design features

Hidden in the Rubble: This retreat is tucked away inside an old fortress and has some amazing design features

15 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From afar this structure looks nothing more than a derelict old castle that is falling down and decaying, but something amazing happens the closer you get. In amongst the red falling rubble and broken walls lies a retreat with rich historical resonance. After decades of being left to rot, this fortress was rebuilt by architects at Witherford Watson Mann Architects and is located in Astley, England. One of the most breath-taking views in this fortress is the large open room which has been restored with a large overhead window and several smaller ones on the walls. Read more

Swedish Sanctuary: Swedish house has precise design features and benefits from a gorgeous terrace

Swedish Sanctuary: Swedish house has precise design features and benefits from a gorgeous terrace

13 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This Swedish house has a fantastically precise design and execution, with different volumes that each has an abundance of natural light pouring through the windows.  The house includes six bedrooms, a basement, a laundry room, two family rooms, each of which is modern and simple, but at the same time charming and inspiring. The house also benefits from a beautiful courtyard that has a large beautiful garden and an attractive wooden deck, which is ideal for relaxing and socialising in the summer months. Read more

Spaciously Compact: Small house that has a deceitfully spacious interior

Spaciously Compact: Small house that has a deceitfully spacious interior

12 June, 2014  |  House Interior  |  No Comments

When we mention the word compact, most people will more than likely think of small spaces that lack openness and room. However, when we mention the word compact in relation to this house, it means a very different thing. This contained little house was designed by diller scofidio plus renfro and has some amazing features that enable it to feel spacious and open, when the statistics tell us it is small. Read more

Connecting to Modernism: House has modern style and design with interconnecting volumes and rooms

Connecting to Modernism: House has modern style and design with interconnecting volumes and rooms

11 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This very modern and stylish home has interconnecting volumes that overlap and intertwine to give it a very dynamic and geometric style. Located in Sutton, Quebec, Canada this house was designed in 2013 by Natalie Dionne Architecture and has a total are of about 310 square meters. The exterior has been made using a combination of materials such as wooden panels, metal facades and large installations of glass. Read more

Strangely Swiss: Unusual house located in the depths of the Swiss Mountains is brilliantly unique

Strangely Swiss: Unusual house located in the depths of the Swiss Mountains is brilliantly unique

10 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This usually shaped house is one of kind, with many unique features inside and out. The house was completed in 2011 by HHF Architekten and is located in the depths of the Swiss mountains. The house was oriented out towards the beautiful views of rolling hills lined with tall green trees, but every window in the house has its own unique view of its surroundings. Due to the sheer amount of land surrounding the house, the owner opted against having a garden and simply wanted a nice little terrace and swimming pool in the grounds of the house. Read more

Soft & Gentle: Large house located on the edge of the ocean has a soft and very gentle style

Soft & Gentle: Large house located on the edge of the ocean has a soft and very gentle style

9 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From a distance, you can see just how unique and inviting this house looks with its classically styled exterior and neutral colour palette. Company Aquidneck Properties in collaboration with Estes / Twombly developed this eclectic house with high ceilings and open-plan interior and used natural materials in order to give it a fresh appearance. The house looks out over stunning views of the ocean, and is surrounded by lush green lands and fields. Read more

Amazing in Australia: Geometric house in Australia has modern and industrial touches

Amazing in Australia: Geometric house in Australia has modern and industrial touches

8 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Standing very tall and smug on its own little hill, this house located in a small rural site in Australia has a very modern and industrial style, with Swedish overtones. The house is orientated to the Northeast and has a stunning view of the bay and the ocean, as well as the surrounding landscape. The exterior of the house is very angular and uses geometric lines in order to portray a masculine appearance. The large windows and sliding doors are also a great feature as they open out onto the patio and the amazing views. Read more