Blue Hills House by La Shed Architecture

Wednesday 23 April 2014

La SHED architecture designed the Blue Hills House, located in Morin-Heights, Quebec, Canada. Perched on a steeply inclined surface over swamps, the single story residence slides gracefully between the trees and is only hardly visible from the street. As per … Continue reading

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Objects of desire: dream bathtubs

Wednesday 16 April 2014

A late Victorian cast iron bath ‘Shanks & Co. Patentees Ltd.’ The concealed taps and waste mounted on cast shelf with floral soap dishes. Restored with vitreous enamel and brassware in nickel. Bianco Italian Marble Roll Top Baths The gloss … Continue reading

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Wood Tailoring by FÄRG & BLANCHE

Wednesday 9 April 2014

Fredrik Färg and Emma Marga Blanche have designed Wood Tailoring, a collection of furniture pieces that were presented at the Stockholm Furniture Fair. Wood Tailoring employs sewing machine to stitch directly on to the wood in order to join different … Continue reading

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Techno-poetry by Studio Roosegaarde

Wednesday 2 April 2014

Artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde (1979) is internationally known for creating social designs that explore the relation between people, technology and space. His Studio Roosegaarde is the social design lab with his team of designers and engineers based in the … Continue reading

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Ian Strange: Suburban project

Wednesday 26 March 2014

Suburban is a multifaceted photography, film, installation exhibition and film project created by New York-based Australian artist Ian Strange. Between 2011 and 2013 Strange worked with a film crew and volunteers in Ohio, Detroit, Alabama, New Jersey, New York and … Continue reading

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Icelandic ION Hotel by Minarc

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Santa Monica based design studio Minarc have renovated an abandoned building and turned it into the ION Hotel located in Nesjavellir, Iceland. The ION Hotel is situated on Mount Hengill, southwest of Iceland, only a 15 minute drive from Þingvellir. … Continue reading

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How to choose the right floor material

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Thinking about replacing your floor covering? If so, you probably know there are many good choices on the market today. To help make the decision a tad easier, here is a roundup of some of the more popular floor-covering options. … Continue reading

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