Ö Self-Sustaining Cabin In The Finnish Archipelago

Ö Self-Sustaining Cabin In The Finnish Archipelago
Two years ago, spatial designer Aleksi Hautamäki and graphic designer Milla Selkimäki purchased their own 5-acre island on the edge of Finland’s Archipelago National Park with the idea of building a self-sustaining summer cabin complete with a sauna and workshop. The result is Project Ö, ‘Ö’ being Swedish for ‘an island,’ a two-cabin compound that... 
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Original Bella Swan’s House From Twilight

Original Bella Swan’s House From Twilight
Are you a fan of Twilight movies? If you are, you gonna scream with excitement – this is Bella Swan’s house from Twilight! The house is located in St. Helens, Oregon and was built in 1935; it’s in a quiet neighborhood in downtown Saint Helens, within walking distance to the historic riverfront, short drive to... 
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Mid-Century Modern Balcones Residence Renovation

Mid-Century Modern Balcones Residence Renovation
The Balcones Residence was originally designed by Roland Roessner, a University of Texas professor and prominent architect of modern-style homes. When the clients purchased the two-bedroom house from the original owners, they delved into all things mid-century modern and hired local firm Clayton & Little to oversee a sensitive renovation of the 1,773-square-foot (165-square-metre) building.... 
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Contemporary Black Holiday Houses On The Beach

Contemporary Black Holiday Houses On The Beach
These two gabled cabins that form a holiday home seem to be an introvert dream. They are built on the remains of a Soviet-era fishing village by architect Hanna Karits. The cabins feature pitch-black exteriors and sit on axis with one another, split in the middle by an area of decking that frames a view... 
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Colorful Contemporary Home With An Extension

Colorful Contemporary Home With An Extension
Iguana Architects worked with a growing, musical family on a recent project that involved a renovation, a loft, and a new addition on a 1930s semi-detached home in London. The finished design is a larger home that maximizes daylight, uses natural materials, and is topped off with a green roof. The original property was a... 
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A Tractor Shed Turned Into A Contemporary Home

A Tractor Shed Turned Into A Contemporary Home
Called the Tractor Shed, the house was built by HeathWalker, and yeah, it used to be a real tractor shed. The architecture studio turned it into a house clad in timber cut from trees on the client’s own land and scorched using a blowtorch. The house is built for an artist who grew up in... 
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Historical And Cozy Cedar Winds Farmhouse

Historical And Cozy Cedar Winds Farmhouse
Cedar Winds Farmhouse is an American Foursquare-style home built in 1898 in Columbia, Tennessee. It was constructed by hand by the Cooper family on land once owned by President James K. Polk’s grandfather. The trees that were cleared for the home were used to build the farmhouse, which includes handmade tongue and groove bead-board and... 
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Contemporary Alpine House That Blends With The Landscape

Contemporary Alpine House That Blends With The Landscape
This home is Alpine but don’t expect to see it in the Alps – it’s in the Southern Alps! The Southern Alps stretch along New Zealand’s South Island and create some pretty amazing views which add to the local vernacular and make projects like this one unique and extraordinary. This is a house designed and... 
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Cedar-Clad Modern Home Extension In Birmingham

Cedar-Clad Modern Home Extension In Birmingham
This home is a cedar clad extension for a semi-detached house in Birmingham, it was built and furnished by Intervention Architecture for an illustrator and got its name – Illustrator’s Botanical House. The team opened up the living spaces as much as possible. Light enters from the north-east facing garden and the additional room has... 
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Circular Sun House By Frank Lloyd Wright

Circular Sun House By Frank Lloyd Wright
Frank Lloyd Wright, a famous American architect, designed some very beautiful homes in his own unique style and vision. If you are a sucker for his architecture and design, you’ll like this Circular Sun House. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the 3,095-square-foot house is an exceptional example of the architect’s late work, weaving in and around... 
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