By admin • Jan 15, 2011
Rose is a contemporary collection of exceptional beauty, designed by Italian designer Gianluigi Landori for Vibieffe that includes a chair, an armchair, two tables with different shapes and dimensions, in metal laser cut.
With their great personality and originality in the panorama of furnishing items, they can characterize the inside and outside of any location.
Made of metal and laser cut with a pantograph, is available in varnished or gold leaf versions. Roses can combine the latest modern metal with the elegance of manufacture.
The Roses collection is suitable for both indoor or outdoor use.
Los Angeles-based design/builder Steve Lazar has designed and built in 2009 this contemporary home for his own family in Manhattan Beach.
According to Contemporist, the entire three-story structure is comprised of stained and polished Mangaris wood, and the immediate impression is that the visitor has just arrived at an island resort. Inspiration from the islands is apparent throughout his design, as this home would be just as comfortable in Maui as it is in Manhattan Beach. It is well poised to take advantage of coastal breezes from all direction.
Stepping up to the living room, a panoramic view of the shoreline is visible through sliding-glass pocket doors. Contemporary furniture, spaciously placed, adorns the living spaces, creating a fresh, breathing environment. Accents of blue and green appear throughout the home, evoking the seaside surroundings.
The spacious kitchen is comprised of stainless steel appliances with blue/green reflective mosaic tile. A dining room adjoins the kitchen area, and clean custom cabinetry with stainless steel finishes reveal more of Lazar’s attention to craftsmanship.
By admin • Jan 15, 2011
The house (6,400 sq ft) was built for a couple with three kids, all less than 10 years old. The client wished to have a space built so that the children could play both indoors and outdoors.
By admin • Jan 14, 2011
Trick is a pair of chairs, a table and a bookcase all together.
When both sides of the bookcase are moved from the original positions, they function as chairs, while the center part works as a table.
The console can be used for dining as well as for writing, reading and working on your computer.
Here is a nice space saving solution for a small apartment!
The Modernatique Chair is a chair set designed by Korean designer Cho Hyung Suk.
The collection was showcased for the first time at the Korea Design Festival 2010 in Seoul, Korea; it adapts perfectly the bold colors and clean lines of modern design to the curves and profiles characteristic of antique pieces.
The Modernatique chairs are available in two versions: black with walnut accents and white with ash accents.
The Villa Amanzi by Architect firm Original Vision Studio is a stunning modern vacation residence located in the exclusive Cape Sol on the West coast of Phuket, Thailand. Original Vision Studio specializes in leisure architecture throughout southeast Asia.
The residence (8,600 sq ft) offers six bedroom residence with a 15m infinity pool and breathtaking views over the Andaman Sea. It is designed as an exclusive private villa, ideal for families or groups of friends to escape together in stylish yet relaxed surroundings.
This luxury villa enjoys a spectacular headland location along Kamala’s exclusive Millionaires Mile and captures cool gentle breezes all year round with uninterrupted sea views from every vantage point, in one of the most breathtaking locations Phuket has to offer.
The mix of cutting edge technology, modern design and natural beauty results in a remarkable and unique property.
As a vacation residence, the Villa Amanzi can be booked for $2,000 to $4,500 per day, depending on the season.
Created by French young designer Mostapha El Ouhlani for Dar En Art, La Ruche (The Hive in English) is a quite brilliant and modular bookcase system inspired by both the natural shelter build by bees and traditional forms of architecture Arab Andalusia.
These storage units hexagonal overleap each other.
The base module made of lacquered wood consists of a perforated pattern that refers to latticework and the design of which evokes the disintegration of the cells can be observed on certain hives.
These hexagonal modular components can be easily move and combined into endless compositional possibilities.
The shade of this singular lamp is 3D printed as a single piece, including hinges that in one movement, transform the shade from a bud to a blossom.
The Bloom lamp comes in two heights and is part of a very limited edition of only 99 pieces.
Be sure to grab yours here before they go out of season!
The architect Safdie Rabines has designed the Hilltop House in Rancho Santa Fe, California.
This luxurious home was designed to maximize the 360 degree views from its hilltop location. Six bedroom suites, eight baths, an office tower, a library, a den and a media room with nearly 10,000 square feet of luxury living, plus patios, terraces, and a six car garage: wow this home has it all!
Add to this impressive list a dramatic entry, soaring wood beam ceilings, travertine and imported teak floors, 5 fireplaces, automated sun screens and clerestory windows, Lutron lighting system, video security system, state of the art kitchen and luxurious master suite and bath.
Put on top of that a spectacular pool and a spa and you won’t be surprised to read that the price tag of this beauty is somewhere between 5 and 7 million dollars!