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Imposing Sunset Strip Residence in LA With Extensive City Views

Sunset Strip Residence by Los Angeles based Mcclean Design Architects is an imposing residential project consisting of three units: luxury villa, glass garage and cozy guest house. According to the developing team, the house is approached by means of a gated driveway and guard house. Show More Summary

Modern Creativity on Display: Apartamento Cobogo in São Paulo, Brazil

Envisioned and implemented by Filipe Ramos Arquitetura Design, Apartamento Cobogo in São Paulo, Brazil is the result of a complete renovation. According to the project description we were e-mailed, all walls found on the site were removed, and the existing concrete beams exposed. Show More Summary

Massive Weekend Retreat Balancing Modernity and Coziness: Casa ALD

This weekend retreat designed and implemented by Juan Carlos Baumgartner of SPACE Architects is projected on a land of little over 1,000 square meters in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. Casa ALD consists of two main volumes: a prism into which another rectangular wooden prism is embedded. Show More Summary

30 Classic Home Library Design Ideas Imposing Style

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.” ? George R.R. Martin Owning a home library conjures up feelings of excitement as well as promises of comfort, privacy and growth. Imagine walking...Show More Summary

Ingenious Drawing Unit for Kids Shaped Like a Giant Paper Block

Designer Luc Lacroix of o-carre e-mailed us photos and information depicting his latest project, an ingenious drawing unit shaped like a giant paper block. According to the designer, BLOC is a chic version of a small office for kids....Show More Summary

How Your Interior Design Is Influencing Your Subconscious

Usually when we discuss interior design, we talk about the aesthetic aspects – how to achieve a specific look, which decorating style you should emulate, new design trends that you should check out. That’s only one piece of the puzzle. Show More Summary

Cork Sofa Revived From Bottle Cork Leftovers: Curvaceous Corques Sofa

Czech designer Lucie Koldova used a sustainable material to create a highly modern sofa design for Belgian design brand Per/Use. The contemporary sofa is made out of cork - an impermeable, elastic and fire resistant material with varied applications. Show More Summary

Exquisite Design for Utility Company Headquarters: Nuon Offices in Amsterdam

How would you personally imagine the working premises of a large utility company? HEYLIGERS Design+Projects have completed the interior design for Nuon, a power company based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The new six-level headquarters is functionally divided into “neighborhoods”, completely focused on diverse and flexible working. Show More Summary

Contemporary Bangkok Residence Defined by Interconnected Glass Volumes

This two-level residence envisioned and implemented by Architects DBLAP takes advantage of a charming, lush-green site in Bangkok, Thailand. Consisting of a series of interconnected volumes, the project is centered around an inner courtyard, accessed easily from all rooms of the house. Show More Summary

Why Our Brains Love Colorful Interiors

What’s the first thing you notice when you walk into a new room? The colors. Whether your reaction is positive enough to make you think, “I have to remember to ask her what palette she used” or negative enough to have you leave you saying,...Show More Summary

2-Bedroom House in Washington Centered Around a 16-Car Garage [Video]

Despite its impressive exterior dimensions, this West Bellevue House in Washington, USA features only two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. The owners probably thought too much living space would in time lead to boring maintenance problems, so they decided to center their home around a giant garage. Show More Summary

Cool Dog House Upgrade: Instantly-Endearing Pet Trailer Design

It is difficult not to notice the increased appeal in pet furniture and pet-related projects worldwide. In today’s post we would like to show you this instantly-endearing dog trailer design, envisioned by Judson Beaumont of Straight Line Designs Inc. Show More Summary

Sustainable House Design Paying Tribute to Modern Technology in Hong Kong

An existing 40-year old house in Sha Tin district, Hong Kong was recently given a complete make-over by the architects at Millimeter Interior Design Limited. Overall costs were lowered by building the exterior walls over the existing structure. Show More Summary

Private Contemporary Home in Mexico Balancing Seclusion and Openness 

Imagine coming home at dusk to this marvelous contemporary home! With an illuminated facade composed of sleek design lines, this 7,168 square feet villa in Hermosillo, Mexico, is a private home holding great inspiration. Designed by Imativa...Show More Summary

Interesting Home Extension in London Featuring Brick Walls and Sliding Glass Doors

Commissioned to provide a new kitchen and living room for a couple whose children had recently moved out, London studio Tigg Coll Architects implemented an original home extension. This addition connects the main building with the garden...Show More Summary

Modern Home With Large Entertainment Areas and Ocean Views: Pearl Bay Residence

Gavin Maddock Design Studio completed the development of Pearl Bay Residence, an impressive retreat located 90kms north of Cape Town, South Africa and bordered by a nature reserve adjoining the ocean. A modern signature within the budget and Mediterranean style influences were the two main requirements mentioned in the clients’ brief. Show More Summary

Colorful Scandinavian Apartment Infused With Rich and Inspiring Details

Looking for ways to add dynamics to your home? Have a look at this colorful Scandinavian apartment filled up with rich and tasteful decorating elements! Found by Freshome on Alvhem, this four room apartment in Linnéstaden, Gothenburg boasts 114 square meters divided in three bedrooms, a generously-sized living, kitchen and bathroom. Show More Summary

Borrowing From The Rich Personality of Its Surroundings: Pobble House in England

Pobble House is an original looking timber frame residence paying tribute to the qualities and architectural history of its special location in Ashford, Kent, England: “Owing to the site’s significance, local planning policy dictates...Show More Summary

Brilliant Outdoor Room Substituting the Entry Hall in Modern Mountain Home 

Nestled between the Teton Range to the west and the Gros Ventre Range to the east in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA, this modern mountain home is a dream home to Clay Heighten and his wife, Debra Caudy, a dream they didn’t know they had....Show More Summary

Spectacular Looking Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet Conference Table by MotoArt

We published an intricate table design on Freshome a while back, developed using a Boeing 777 wheel. This time we would like to focus on this Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet Conference Table, a spectacular furniture piece by the talented team at MotoArt. Show More Summary

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