Amazing Church to Home Conversion in Notting Hill

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It’s no secret that converting old warehouses, industrial buildings and even churches tend to be a huge hit in the design community. The old 1853 Westbourne Grove Church has had its upper level converted into a lofty residence with gorgeous views, an open plan and plenty of natural light. DOS Architects transformed the interior into a…

Small Hill Cottage Home in Quebec

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Kariouk Associates planned this year round cottage in Quebec to be privately located, and an ultimate destination at any point in any season. The exterior, though red, is inconspicuous and beautifully crafted in the hillside landscape of Val-des-Monts. From the front, the space is a private and recluse retreat. From all other angles, this cottage built…

Canadian ‘Zigloo Domestique’ Shipping Container Home Prototype

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Zigloo Domestique is one of Canada’s very first shipping container homes, and with this prototype comes some beautiful details in the recycled material. Built from 8 varying 20-foot containers, this residence is sitting at 1,920 square feet. A mixture of salvaged, new and upcycled pieces all makes up the unique beauty of the space. Designer Keith…

Spanish Contemporary Miño River Residence

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This South facing home in Spain sits just above the Miño River with a gorgeous composition about it. Built mostly of glass and concrete, the space is an elongated one with views out either side for the appreciation of location and also divvy it up into three parts within the existing land. Architect Quico Jorreto planned…

10 Ways to Incorporate Bold Animal Print In Contemporary Interiors

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Though animal print might not have completely won you over with so many traditional homes overdoing it in the early 2000’s, there is still a way to incorporate these “neutral” patterns. With so many wide ranges of prints– think leopard, gator, zebra, hides, and more, it’s hard not to be attracted to the texture and pattern…

PMK+Designers Create Lai Home in Taiwan

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PMK+Designers created an interesting open floor plan for a couple in the Taiwan location of Kaohsiung City. With an ingenious design plan and a whole slew of urban materials, this home is suitable for a small family, but could even be a grand bachelor pad, or dressed up to be a feminine space. Named the Lai…

M11 House by A21 Architecture in Vietnam

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HoChiMinh City plays host to this gorgeous home designed by A21 Architecture. This Vietnamese architecture firm is known for their super sleek, clean contemporary lines and a host of raw materials– and this gorgeous contemporary house is no exception. At just under 1300 square feet, this residence features various courtyard gardens throughout in order for the…

White House by JVA Located On Oslo Fjord

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Constructed out of simple materials concrete and oak paneling, this home has been dubbed the “White House” by JVA Architects of Norway. While the 2100 square foot single family home is set on the Oslo Fjord, it’s located in Strand, Norway in a woodsy neighborhood. The contemporary space has all kinds of angles and twists and…

Gorgeous Natural Westcliff Pavilion In South Africa

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Juxtaposition of the contemporary and natural can tend to get lost within one of the two design elements and styles– but it’s a heavenly treat when there’s a home such as this Westcliff house that gets the combination just right. Silvio Rech Lesley Carstens Architecture and Interiors tackled the task of “sucking nature in” and they even…

Contemporary Aspen Home Is A Visual Art Feast by Stonefox Design

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Homes are a very personal reflection of oneself and it’s especially true wherever there’s an art collection involved. A personal taste and collection should be able to shine through no matter the style of home, though it’s important that it all works together and evokes the perfect mood for the family involved. Stonefox Design had the…