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Re-Sizing Lifestyles: Modern Small Home for “Empty Nesters”

With a catchy name like the Empty Nester Residence hinting to a serene atmosphere, this modern small home makes its presence known in the neighborhood with a sleek wooden architecture imagined by Studio Twenty Seven Architecture. Spreading...Show More Summary

Affordable Handmade Cupboards for Distinctive Kitchens by British Standard

British Standard by Plain English is the brand behind affordable, off-the-shelf cupboards for kitchens, larders and utility rooms, made by hand in a Suffolk workshop. Nuanced by traditional brass fittings and distinctively grained worktops,...Show More Summary

The Importance of Texture in Interior Design

You know how sometimes you can just look at a room and know that something is missing? All the components of a complete design are there – color scheme, furniture, décor items – but the entire room just feels a little flat. If this scenario...Show More Summary

Yarn Factory Converted into Luxurious Home: Loft „Alte Wollgarnfabrik“ in Berlin

Loft „Alte Wollgarnfabrik“ depicted in the photos below was designed and implemented by Berlin-based BERLINRODEO interior concepts. The project is a transformation of a yarn factory into a luxurious and elegant contemporary home. One...Show More Summary

Modern Loft in Portland Embedding Multiple Lifestyles

One of Steve Dangermond and Christopher Keane‘s residential projects is a spectacular loft in Portland, Oregon. Displaying a refined take on space planning, this bright and welcoming loft in Portland surprises the viewer with a modern solution for space partitioning. Show More Summary

Concrete and Steel “House H” in Lima Built Around a Sunken Garden

Located near Lima, Peru, on a 1000 square-meter lot next to a busy road, House H by OZ Arq offers a high level of privacy, while opening up to some fantastic views: “The project developed as an architecture that analyses and recognizes...Show More Summary

Today is Freshome’s Eighth Birthday! Thank You for Dreaming Big With Us!

We have a little announcement to make: today is Freshome’s eighth birthday! It may not seem like a big number; it is only when split it in months and then further into daily published projects that you get an accurate scale of this passion-driven magazine. Show More Summary

Arresting Rectangular House in Barcelona Exemplifies Simplicity

Artigas Arquitectes imagined a rectangular house exemplary filling a suburban lot in Barcelona, Spain. Spreading over 540 square meters, this rectangular house in Barcelona “arises from the idea of creating an ideal habitable space in...Show More Summary

Multifunctional Furniture Piece Hidden in a Notebook Cover: Bookniture [Video]

Multifunctional and highly portable, Bookniture is a clever furniture piece hidden in a notebook cover. Envisioned by Hong Long-based designer Mike Mak, the project is extremely practical: it can be a foot rest, a nightstand and a standing work desk. Show More Summary

Modern Farmhouse-Inspired Residence With a Glamorous Design: Winelands Home

Antoni Associates sent us photos and information depicting the recently finished Winelands Home. The estate is nestled among orchards and vineyards on the Eastern fringe of the Stellenbosch mountains and is one of South Africa’s premier golfing residential developments. Show More Summary

Oceanfront Residence Evoking Fortress-Like Grandeur: Bella Vita Villa

The Bella Vita Villa by Prototype Design Lab is located in the picturesque Turks & Caicos Islands, which are part of the Antiles island grouping. Its original appearance is said to honor the natural oceanfront site. Celebrating lightness...Show More Summary

Could This Be the Future of Indoor Furniture for Small Spaces? [Video]

What do you think of the idea of Pop-Up Furniture? For some, it may seem a natural step in the direction of minimalist design, backing-up the trend of “less is more”. The reason why we chose to present this cardboard pop-up furniture project envisioned by Liddy Scheffknecht and Armin B. Show More Summary

A Day in the Life of Interior Designer to the Stars, James Blakeley

Interior Designer, James Blakeley III, ASID, may live a prominent and lavish lifestyle with roots that reach into Hollywood’s high society, but he is certainly not a stranger to a day’s hard work. Blakeley was first introduced into the design world by a friend of the family, the late American design icon Tony Duquette. Show More Summary

Harmony and Elegance Defining Contemporary Scandinavian Apartment in Stockholm

Welcome to a spacious Scandinavian apartment located in the scenic Östermalm, a large district in central Stockholm, Sweden. The 925 square-foot home discovered by Freshome on Alexander White Real Estate is a refined mix of traditional turn of the century details (tall ceilings, classic window frames) and contemporary additions. Show More Summary

Instantly Adjust the Mood in Your Home: The 16 Million Color Light Bulb [Video]

How can you easily create the atmosphere of your choice in various moments of the day? High-tech enthusiasts will certainly enjoy the new 16 Million Color Light Bulb, a new gizmo from Smfx.  This smart bulb is turned into a magic lighting...Show More Summary

Deconstructive Architecture Rising in Israeli Avocado Grove 

Located in HaSharon, this peculiar residential structure built under the Israeli sun is part of Neuman Hayner Architects‘ portfolio. The owners – musicians who wanted “a deconstructive building, in the midst of an avocado grove” – never imagined how their new home would inspire hundreds to trust architects they work with. Show More Summary

Why Essential Oils Are Essential For Your Home

Can you smell it? The fresh air floats with hints of sharp citrus blended with cinnamon & clove undertones, invigorating your senses —and possibly making you and your home healthier? It’s time to come to our senses, our sense of smell, that is. Show More Summary

South California Home Providing Gracious and Open Living Spaces: McElroy Residence

Especially designed for a couple and their two sons, McElroy Residence is a modern retreat nestled in a private community in Laguna Beach, California, USA. The house opens up to take advantage of the ocean views and the Southern California atmosphere. Show More Summary

Small Flexible O-table Inspired by Antique Brass Candlesticks

The O-table by Ola Giertz Designstudio is a small flexible unit inspired by antique brass candlesticks. We usually move this type of candlesticks by inserting our finger into the special eye that allows us to smoothly carry the candle. Show More Summary

Garden Home Sparkling Under a Curved Roof and Natural Light

A garden home, private and beautifully withdrawn from public eyes rises in Seattle, Washington. Designed by Balance Associates Architects, this modern structure reinterprets the way a garden home organizes the owner’s lifestyle. Boasting...Show More Summary

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