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March 13, 2020
Chilean Vacation Home Featuring Modern Architecture

Designed by DX Architectos, this complex and visually stunning residence features modern and retro features. A sitting area is warmed by the sun, with a view of coast seen off in the distance. While wet sand and the churning sea is not far from this Chilean property, the interior is cool and organic. The retro chic […]

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March 13, 2020
Converted Boiler Room Reveals Interior Design Innovation

It is obvious that Stack + Co didn’t have a lot to work with when they first entered the old boiler room they were hired to renovate into a modern living and work space. Rather than gutting the whole space and working from scratch, this interior design firm elected to preserve and highlight most of the existing […]

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March 13, 2020
Industrial Styled Apartment Dwellings

While the steampunk trend has been popping up in various industrial styled apartments across the globe, some still feel that classic styles still have merit. TC Interiors was tapped to work on a project in Barcelona, Spain. They were able to capture and combine industrial and modern elements. A large steel pipe appears in nearly every room, […]

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March 13, 2020
Superb Penthouse Interior Design

The average penthouse is anything but ordinary. This is what prompted Bridman Agmon Architects to hire Studio Aiko to take on this challenging interior design project. Inspiration for the interior design of this Jerusalem penthouse was drawn directly from the architecture. A series of square columns are first seen in the penthouse, where they finally end in […]

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March 13, 2020
Inviting New York City Apartments

The streets of NYC may be cold, but this apartment designed by Jendretzki illuminates nothing by warmth. Deep shades of brown and energizing hues of yellow are utilized to connect this apartment’s décor with the flooring. A wall made of brown wood is both a partition and a unique style element. When closed, the dining area is […]

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March 13, 2020
Renovating, Deconstructing and Revealing the Unusual House

This newly renovated seaside home comes courtesy of Altius Architecture. Although no before pictures are available, it’s safe to say that many positive changes concerning aesthetics, functionality and style have been realized. The home site’s shape is reminiscent of an amphitheater, with windows facing outward, mainly on one side. In some rooms, a subtly rounded wall […]

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March 13, 2020
An Expertly Designed Brazilian Hillside Mansion

Eduarda Correa painstakingly planned out each element of this Brazilian hillside manner. His approach was nothing short of ingenious, and obviously, the owners were quite pleased. This home was created to help its inhabitants entertain guests while remaining in an ethereal world. Tiny recessed lights are found in the floors, walls and ceilings, even by trees […]

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March 13, 2020
Contemporary Manhattan Loft Apartment

In Manhattan, loft apartments are highly sought after, and not just for their spacious floor plans. There are never ending design opportunities available, when it comes to personalizing roomy NYC lofts. Stark white walls and hints of black accents act as the backdrop. The furniture, too, is a background player. Wall paintings are alive, seeming to […]

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March 13, 2020
Classic and Modern Nantucket Home Hybrids

Although the outside of a house often matches the interior, this Nantucket Island home has styles that defies common assumptions. Red brick chimneys and bay windows help this modernly designed home to blend in with its neighbors, but only from the outside. Cool steel countertops and light fixtures give the kitchen a somewhat futurist feel, […]

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March 13, 2020
Modern Cabin on the Mountainside

Along the side of a mountain, Gogl Architekten designed an ode to the great outdoors, complete with a wrap around open deck. With three levels, a terrace and a contemporary wood burning fireplace, this rustic cabin is not so far from the woods as well as a tranquil lake. Round, black columns and hardwood floors are found […]

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