Elegant Modern Extension For A Historical Home

Elegant Modern Extension For A Historical Home
Portland architecture firm Beebe Skidmore has inserted a cubic volume with large windows into the middle of a 20th-century home in the city to add more space and bring natural light inside. The original residence is a sprawling Craftsman-style house that dates back to 1907 and features decorative woodwork, trim, cross-gabled bays, shingle siding, a brick... 
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Relaxed And Welcoming Coastal Island Cottage Extension

Relaxed And Welcoming Coastal Island Cottage Extension
Built in 1830, Island Cottage is located in the seaside village of Sidlesham Quay. Paul Cashin Architects has refurbished and extended it, cladding the old and new buildings in larch. The renovation by Hampshire-based Paul Cashin Architects is aimed at combining building’s traditional vernacular with some contemporary design elements. The new timber structure is directly... 
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Small Amsterdam Loft With Built-In Furniture

Small Amsterdam Loft With Built-In Furniture
A tiny home can be cool if it’s well organized and every inch of space is used to its best, without compromising on the style. Here’s one of such homes that features both maximal functionality and cool design and decor. This apartment was remodeled by architecture studio Heren 5 and furniture designer Paul Timmer. It... 
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Tiny Open Layout Flat Clad With Aged Metal

Tiny Open Layout Flat Clad With Aged Metal
How to squeeze maximum of a tiny space? Designers and architects from all over the world keep surprising us with more and more new solutions and ides to do that, and the flat we are sharing today is one of these surprises. With just 35-square-meters (approx. 377-square-feet) to work with, MÁS maximized every inch of... 
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White Home Mixing Mid-Century Modernism And Minimalism

White Home Mixing Mid-Century Modernism And Minimalism
Modern homes don’t usually feature neutrals or pure white but this home is none of that kind – it’s done in modern style, with all-white walls and rather eclectic decor on the whole. Ready to see that all? The house features pure white walls that create a great blank canvas for displaying designs, furniture and... 
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Modern Apartment In All Shades Of Grey

Modern Apartment In All Shades Of Grey
The concept of simplicity takes a variety of different forms and there’s an infinite number of ways in which architects and interior designers get to express this idea. In the case of this apartment from Moscow, Russia, the strategy chosen by Alexey Rozenberg is based around raw materials and gray color tones. Despite a general... 
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Contemporary GG Apartment With A Metal Chute

Contemporary GG Apartment With A Metal Chute
Ki design studio has renovated the GG apartment situated in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev. Located at the top of a building dating back to 1917, the apartment was redeveloped and the designers incorporated a metal chute that the clients, or their guests, can slide down from the second floor. This unusual design solution was... 
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Prefab Minimod Curucaca Cabin In Brazilian Forest

Prefab Minimod Curucaca Cabin In Brazilian Forest
Little prefab cabins are getting more and more popularity nowadays as everybody wants to escape to nature, unite with it and forget all the worries. Today we are sharing one more cabin that may inspire you to get one, too, as it’s really brings the comfort while connecting you to outside. Architecture studio MAPA and... 
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Calistoga Residence As A Modern Take On Farmhouses

Calistoga Residence As A Modern Take On Farmhouses
American firms Wade Design Architects and Geremia Design took cues from “modern farmhouse architecture” to create a wood-clad home in northern California’s wine country for a retiring couple. The dwelling is called Calistoga Residence consists of a main dwelling, a guesthouse, a pool house and a garage building with a pilates studio. Providing generous views... 
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Traditional Cotswold English Cottage In Australia

Traditional Cotswold English Cottage In Australia
At first glance you may think that this is an old English cottage but no! This home is called Fig Tree Cottage and was built in 1988 in Queensland, Australia. The architect spent much time in the U.K. learning how to construct a traditional Cotswold-style cottage so he could recreate the look of one. And... 
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