Modern Chic Home With Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Modern Chic Home With Mid-Century Modern Furniture
I love absolutely everything about this home in Noe Valley designed by Regan Baker. The bold, large photography art, the subtle moldings in the dining and living rooms, the mid-century furnishings, the brightness, bits of drama with color, wallpaper or black walls. Let’s take a closer look at every space. The dining room is done... 
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Modern Silver House For Peaceful Life In Wales

Modern Silver House For Peaceful Life In Wales
Swansea-based architecture office Hyde + Hyde created Silver House for a family who relocated to Wales from London in search of a peaceful life and a closer connection with nature. The building’s design seeks to optimize exposure to the views while referencing the region’s vernacular architecture. The layered elevations have a horizontal emphasis, with bands... 
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Urban Farmhouse With Welcoming Interiors

Urban Farmhouse With Welcoming Interiors
Designed by SkB Architects for a growing Seattle family, the ToDD Residence was built on a corner lot with limited space available and a tight budget. The design references an urban farmhouse with a two-story, pitched roof structure attached to a single-story volume with a flat roof. The exterior is fairly scaled back with a... 
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Modern Bilbao Apartment With Industrial Touches

Modern Bilbao Apartment With Industrial Touches
PAUZARQ Arquitectos refurbished an old apartment located in the famous Plaza del Museo, in Bilbao, Spain. The result is an unconventional home with industrial design influences that meets the contemporary living needs of the owners. This space possessed two singular features that conditioned the planned approach right from the beginning. On one hand, a powerful... 
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Modern Roman Apartment And Design Studio In One

Modern Roman Apartment And Design Studio In One
This unique hybrid space in the center of Rome serves a dual purpose: a co-working space and a 130-square meter apartment. The BrainFactory may have been conceived as a workshop of ideas and creativity, but the designers have made it so much more. High quality craftsmanship, impeccably designed furnishings from major brands, and an open,... 
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House Of Mirrors: A Modern Living Space In An Old Building

House Of Mirrors: A Modern Living Space In An Old Building
This apartment renovated by Nook Architects is located in the center of Barcelona. The space uses contemporary and warm finishes to highlight the original envelope, which is only altered to bring back a spirit more honest to the building’s tectonics and to allow it to evolve to today’s standard of comfort and living style. To... 
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20th Century Edwardian Home With A Concrete Extension

20th Century Edwardian Home With A Concrete Extension
Keeping up street-side appearances, an Australian artist’s home branches out with a modern extension. Her husband and she purchased a tumbledown turn-of-the-20th-century Edwardian, and asked Nest Architects to plan a remediation that would retain as much of the home’s original appeal as possible. The architects overhauled the rear of the residence with an open addition... 
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Refurbished Victorian Home In San Francisco

Refurbished Victorian Home In San Francisco
Jensen Architects refurbished a beautiful Victorian home in Alamo Square in San Francisco, USA. From the street, the original 1889 facade was faithfully restored; the rear facade displays a modern composition of sliding aluminum screens and glass. The current owners love Alamo Square’s historic architecture but they desired the openness and flexibility of contemporary homes.... 
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Modern Y House Protected From Urban Fuss Around

Modern Y House Protected From Urban Fuss Around
The ‘Y house’ located in Nonthaburi, Thailand, opens a dialogue with its existing context through the rhythm of building skin layering. It brings about the perception of the flow of spaces from the context to the living spaces of the house. The relationship creates enclosed spaces and environments that provide privacy, while connecting the house... 
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A Calm Retreat With A Restraint Color Palette

A Calm Retreat With A Restraint Color Palette
If you are tired of colorful designs and want something peaceful and quiet, look no further. The home of artist Caroline Walls and her partner is a study in restraint. The palette is astonishingly muted yet the house doesn’t lack personality: minimalist surroundings perfectly reflect the busy and intensely creative couple who live here. Artwork... 
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