Tiny Nautical-Styled Floating House In Vancouver

Tiny Nautical-Styled Floating House In Vancouver
Big style can be effortless in a small living space, like in this floating home just outside Vancouver’s central business district. Its picture-perfect nautical boat look includes port hole windows and bright red and blue accents. The walls inside are white, while the floors and ceilings are covered with warm woods. Inside, several thematic pieces of... 
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Sustainable Oceanfront Cabin On Volcanic Mountainside

Sustainable Oceanfront Cabin On Volcanic Mountainside
Seascape Retreat is located within a small cove on the northern shore of two Miocene Shield volcanoes in New Zealand. Designed by Pattersons Associates, the small oceanfront cabin is built using locally quarried stone, cast in place concrete floors and ceilings and has a thick roof covered in the surrounding vegetation which makes it all... 
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Seaside Taiwanese Home With Local Organic Elements

Seaside Taiwanese Home With Local Organic Elements
Located on the eastern coastline of Taiwan and overlooking the Pacific Ocean, A’tolan House by Create + Think Design Studio seamlessly integrates organic elements with contemporary design in this innovative seaside home. The three levels of the property follow the shape of the coastline and gradually descend towards the sea. A living roof featuring various... 
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Azuris Ocean House For Indoor And Outdoor Living

Azuris Ocean House For Indoor And Outdoor Living
Renato D’Ettorre Architects have designed Azuris, a home located on Hamilton Island in Australia. The home’s position on a steep site above the water’s edge, provides amazing views of the Whitsunday Islands and the surrounding Great Barrier Reef. The home has plenty of outdoor spaces, such as this one, located underneath the swimming pool. The... 
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Sculptural And Abstract Lakefront Weekend Home

Sculptural And Abstract Lakefront Weekend Home
Today I have one more lakefront eye-candy for you, and this is a lakefront weekend home in Massachusetts by Taylor and Miller Architecture and Design. The house is an abstract composition of volumes and forms. A single stacked timber wall serves as both the retaining wall for the landscape and as the primary enclosure for... 
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Floating Watervilla Weesperzijde In Amstel River

Floating Watervilla Weesperzijde In Amstel River
Half of this floating house by +31 Architects is submerged below the waterline of Amsterdam’s river Amstel, while the other opens out to a buoyant terrace. Watervilla Weesperzijde is connected to the quay by a wooden bridge, which flexes as the residence rises and falls with the tide. Sliding glass doors added to the lounge... 
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Stunning Seaside Home With Turquoise Accents

Stunning Seaside Home With Turquoise Accents
I’m a sucker for seaside and beach-inspired homes, and I just couldn’t pass this stunning California home with a classical façade. Located very close to the ocean, this home by Black Band Design is a residence of a large family. The design is focused on the traditions but the classics was diluted with cute rustic... 
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Floating Cedar House On The Side Of Lake Huron

Floating Cedar House On The Side Of Lake Huron
Named Floating House by MOS Architects, the two-storey building provides a summer residence on the Canadian side of Lake Huron. Thanks to its pontoon base, the house adapts to the changing water levels of the lake, which rise and fall throughout the year. Externally the building is clad in a rainscreen of cedar planks. Living... 
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Cantilevered Lake Cottage With Airy White Oak Interiors

Cantilevered Lake Cottage With Airy White Oak Interiors
This cantilevered lake cottage by Christopher Simmonds Architect is nothing less than beauty in harmony. The home was designed to maximize airflow and take advantage of the natural cooling qualities of the lake. The softness and shadows of the filtered forest light creates an intimate relationship between the exterior and the interior. White oak boards... 
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Modern Villa Le Trident With Adorable Sea Views

Modern Villa Le Trident With Adorable Sea Views
Villa Le Trident on the Côte d’Azur was originally built in 1926, and then renovated by 4a Architekten. Since the redesign, the prevailing impression is one of spaciousness, the suffusion of light and simple elegance. White, suspended furniture, white curtains on the external walls, solid oak floorboards and glass elements lend a bright and tranquil... 
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