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Exemplary H-Shaped Contemporary Family Home in Canada

Architect Randy Bens imagined a home comprising natural elements that make it not only visually appealing, but also cozy and seamlessly connected to the outdoors. Located in West Vancouver, Canada, this modern family house was designed to display two separate courtyards that give the structure its H-shaped floor-plan. Show More Summary

White Volumes and Water Features Defining The River House Near Oxford, England

Faced with a long thin plot which adjoins the River Thames at its far end, the architects at Selencky Parsons created a contemporary residence with plenty of water features. The River House showcases a simple geometry, a modern silhouette...Show More Summary

30 Modern Christmas Decor Ideas For Delightful Winter Holidays

An unforgettable Christmas is carefully built from love, compassion and giving. Since the Christmas countdown has already started, we here at Freshome comprised a collection of 30 modern Christmas decor ideas for delightful winter holidays to...Show More Summary

Outstanding Texas Home Merging Visual Warmth with Psychical Comfort

Walton Architecture has an impressive portfolio consisting of mesmerizing chalet-like dwellings located within rich natural landscapes. Today we would like to present Austin Cabin, a project situated in the Martis Camp development in California, USA. Show More Summary

Rustic-Modern Dining Venue in The High Apennines: Restaurant Colò

Italy-based Gariselli Associati sent us photos and information about their latest project entitled Restaurant Colò and located in the high Apennines of Modena. This region is known as a tourist destination frequented mainly by skiers and mountaineers. Show More Summary

How To Heat Your Home While Staying Green

No matter what part of the world you live in, heating costs can be astronomical during the winter or chilly months. Aside from breaking your budget, typical heating solutions are not necessarily good for the environment either. Traditional heating methods consist of using fossil fuels – coal, oil, and natural gas. Show More Summary

Black&White Volumes Defining Modern C House in Timisoara, Romania

Modern residential architecture is taking off in Timisoara, Romania, a city which often inspires us with many interesting projects here at Freshome. The C House by Parasite Studio is located in one of Timisoara’s marginal neighborhoods,...Show More Summary

Energy-Efficient Retreat Displaying a Modern Design Character in Spain

The team at Nan Arquitectos were given a challenge to design an energy-efficient retreat on a budget in Pazo de Rubianes, Pontevedra, Spain. The 49 square-meter House in Rubianes consists of a concrete block pierced by glass: “In the...Show More Summary

Ever Wondered What Makes Modern Art so Bad?

Design and art are deeply interconnected. What happens in the artistic field ripples into design and architecture and vice versa. But what happens when you start to raise questions around art? Let’s start with: What makes modern art so bad? Trying to answer this question is artist Robert Florczak for Prager University. Show More Summary

10 Things Interior Decorators Don’t Want You To Know

The inspiration strikes—you simply cannot live for one more second with that old, sagging sofa or those tattered, sun-faded drapes or the paint-chipped kitchen cabinets—it’s time to redecorate! The potential that comes with a home redecoration project can be exciting, but also difficult when it comes to logistics. Show More Summary

Autodesk Announces Free Design Software for Schools Worldwide

Design students everywhere, did you know your creative efforts have just been given a boost? Autodesk, Inc. announced making their suite of apps available to millions of users worldwide for free. From AutoCAD and 3D Max to Homestyler,...Show More Summary

Modern City Oasis in Montreal, Canada: Prince Philip Residence

Prince Philip Residence is an original renovation and expansion project for a mid-century residence in Montreal, Canada. Situated on a site with a steep incline and majestic views, the two-floor expansion was designed by Thellend Fortin Architectes to offer a generous window on the horizon. Show More Summary

Surprising Red Bull Offices in New York Designed in a Modern, “Low-Key” Tone

Taking an unconventional approach, the architects at INABA designed the Red Bull Offices in New Tork in a “low-key” tone. The 16,800 square-foot project is “simple and without the pretense of being on the cutting edge of cool tech office design”. Show More Summary

Irresistible Vintage Sideboard Adapted to Modern Storage Needs

WEWOOD – Portuguese Joinery recently launched Mister, a vintage sideboard envisioned by artist Daniel Duarte. The product was especially developed for people and environments in constant change. Its interior has several compartmentsShow More Summary

Height Differences Generating a Rich Living Experience: HSM House in Israel

HSM family house is a modern dwelling built on a budget in kibbutz Yehiam, Israel, where one of the owners of SO Architecture grew up as a child. Made of natural materials like concrete, wood and stone, the residence aims to take inShow More Summary

Ingenious Rotating 360 Shelf Makes All Your Favourite Things Stand Out [Video]

Slovenia-based freelance industrial designer Luka Pirnat introduced us to the 360 Shelf, a simple, rotating unit that allows you to create wall color patterns and makes all your favourite things stand out. Change the way you organize...Show More Summary

What Do Minimalists Do With All Their Stuff?

If you’ve ever started a spring cleaning project, you know that it can be an overwhelming task. There are times when life just gets overwhelming and when you step back and look at everything you own—you stare in amazement at the sheer volume of “stuff” you have amassed. Show More Summary

Natural Materials Adorning Sophisticated Moscow Apartment by Alexandra Fedorova

A young growing family commissioned Alexandra Fedorova to design a modern 165 square-meter apartment in a green Moscow neighborhood. You may remember Fodorova’s latest projects, this minimalist-contemporary home in the Sparrow HillsShow More Summary

Original Brick Extension for Mid-century Home in Stoke Newington, London

Lipton Plant Architects developed an original brick extension for a mid-century home in Stoke Newington, London. Clonbrock Road is a two-level semi-detached house initially built in 1957. The addition stands out due to its pale-brick finish and cantilevered volume. Show More Summary

Sophisticated and Tempting Vegetarian Restaurant in Central London: Ethos Foods

Ethos Foods is a sophisticated, self-service vegetarian restaurant, conveniently located near Oxford Circus in Central London and specializing in deliciously healthy cuisine. I-AM collaborated with entrepreneur Jessica Kruger to bring the Ethos concept to life, developing the branding and interiors. Show More Summary

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