Playful House Renovation Resembling An Entire Village

A playful renovation in Melbourne creates a series of gabled structures that really resemble an entire village! Sections of steel-framed double glazing separate and accentuate each “house” while letting in glimpses of sky. The décor is modern, lively and very cozy; the owners furnished the living room with a mixture of new and old pieces,... 
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Closse Residence: Stylish 1960s Home Renovation

Within a suburban Montreal neighborhood, this bright Closse Residence was built by the owner’s father in the 1960s and its heirloom features were respectfully dressed in modern skin by NatureHumaine architects. The exterior of the house was restored and repainted and the windows were replaced. A contemporary dormer was added to the roof of the... 
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Minimalist Riverside Home With An Outdoor Spa Zone

This fascinating riverside home was designed by Christopher Simmonds Architect Inc. The special feature of the house is a backyard spa as an above grade element, requiring minimal disturbance to the surrounding land. The interior is stylishly minimalist with cool natural touches and furniture; the color scheme continues the style – grey, white and natural... 
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Circular Pit House With A Sunken Footprint

Japanese architecture often impresses, and this time also. UID Architects built Pit House in the Okayama prefecture for a single family of three. The primary structure consists of concentric concrete inhabitable cylinders in a sunken circular footprint; inside there are many separate levels containing small gardens and several elements. The amazing feature of the house... 
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Modern Cape Town Holiday House

This West Coast fantastic holiday home is created by Pedro and Renée De Sambento and located in Cape Town. The house excites with simple casual comfort, the furniture and accessories are a harmonious mix of locally sourced and imported pieces. The colors chosen are neutral and this helps the wooden and wicker furniture pieces to... 
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