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A Miesian moment in lakeside Japan

The experienced team of Shinichi Ogawa & Associates has recently completed this elegant lakeside house in front of a mountainous backdrop. Situated in Yamanashi, Japan, the house was designed as a family retreat for the weekend. Its structure is based on an expansive rectangular shape with large windows from the Floor to ceiling. With obvious roots in the Farnsworth...

Factory Fresh – London

Following a former life as a garment factory and subsequent rebirth as a residence and office 10 years ago, this home has once again been transformed to give the owners a fresh perspective on the space and better suited living conditions. Overseen by East London firm Paper House Project and located in London’s Bethnal Green, the program...

Craftsmanship in the West Village

A fantastic design project can have its origins in all sorts of things, from a dazzling work of architecture to an exotic destination. But the spark for the interiors that London and New York based designer Rafael de Cárdenas fashioned for a stylish young client's Manhattan penthouse was, surprisingly, a pair of beige armchairs. Surprising as Cárdenas is...

Muscle in Miami

Deborah Wecselman Design or DWD Inc as it is known is breaking some interior rules in Miami, Florida. South beach is known for its Deco crisp white lines and sorbet highlights. This penthouse in the prestigious Bella Mare is more muscle beach than Mimo with some seriously punchy details. Lighting from Lindsey Adelman and Gio Ponti esq sconces adorn the...

The Breezy Life

With a brief to create a family home that would accommodate a young, busy family and allow them to live, entertain and relax in style, Melbourne-based interior designer Sally Caroline set about creating a home that springboards from a calm foundation into fun pops of colour and spacious rooms. Located on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, the program involved...

Raucous Rowhouse

This 1850’s Italianate townhouse by legendary architect James Renwick Jr. and whose previous occupants include Hollywood turned fashion royalty - Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy is the stunning home of Laure Heriard Dubreuil, her husband Aaron Young and their young son. Dubreuil, who herself is in the fashion game and from a notable French cognac family enlisted the help of

global living

Krishnan House designed by Khosla Associates hits all the sweet spots that we are currently loving from India. The central feature of the living space is a burnt orange spiral staircase sculpted steel and timber treads. The Large expanses of grey Kota are contrasted with a bright color palette of turquoise, violet, red and mustard. The bold Ikat patterned carpet provides a vibrant base on...

Deepwater house Bondi

On a spectacular site, Deepwater celebrates its iconic location at Bondi Beach, Australia. Commissioned by a well-travelled couple in their 60’s, the house is a platform, a relaxing place to accommodate family and friends and a container for their most treasured possessions. Designed by Tobias Partners the house is perched on the high tide line at Bondi Beach, harsh...

Warrandyte House

The Warrandyte home creates a cascade of contemporary family living spaces within a bushfire area. Environmental and bushfire restrictions proved to be little deterrent to a Melbourne couple determined to build a contemporary rural retreat in a prime location on a stunning bushland perch above the Yarra River. Designed by Alexander Buchanan, this family home utilizes the challenges of...

Illawarra Beach House

The brief was to design a family home that simultaneously connected with the surrounding coastal and Illawarra escarpment in NSW Australia. The dwelling includes world leading sustainability initiatives such as; an electronic home user guide (hug) to assist the family with operating their home; recycled and low environmental impact materials; high performance thermal envelope including high transparency glass to appreciate the amazing surrounding views; a...