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Block House in Mexico Sports an Uncomplicated, Yet Amazing Design

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No man can miss a heaven-like mansion on the road and cars will be piling up on roads near the Block house due to the unparallel beauty of the building. Designed by A-001 Taller de Arquitectura and located in gated street, Mexico City; this home has one of the most impressive designs I have ever come across.  The manner in which you design the interiors…

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Dream Houses / January 25, 2012

Villa Escudero with waterfall restaurant is the most beautiful dining experience one can have

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The destination of a life time can be an adjective that can be attributed to Villa Escudero. The AERA Memorial Museum, being the most important place to visit there was founded by Arsenio and Rosario Escudero. Housed in a replica of a long-gone church in Intramuros with painted trompe-l’oeil ceilings, the building opened for public in 1987. The core of the collection is its trove…

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Design Ideas / January 25, 2012

Hand Crafted Design Meets High Performance

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Nick Willson Architects have completed a house in south-east London with sections of the facade clad in flint, timber and lead. The joinery, flint wall and lead cladding were all hand-crafted on site. The house is arranged into four parts linked via a central library and circulation route. A large garden has been retained behind the house to allow for a vegetable patch and chickens….

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Dream Houses / January 25, 2012

Metropolis Design Manages to Build Heaven on Earth

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Designed by Metropolis Design, Spa House is an unbelievably beautiful residence in Cape Town, South Africa. Metropolis Design has a contemporary perspective in implementing their designs and makes projects both in architecture and interior design. Built on a mountain, this paradise home looks more like a luxury spa with water as an element with continuous presence in this space. The living areas were designed to…

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Dream Houses / January 24, 2012

Junk life is Much More Fun in the Junk Castle

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In Washington, there is a castle constructed from many different items, including sheet metal, tin, washing machine parts, dryer doors, miscellaneous housings, bedsteads, and even a door from a 1952 Oldsmobile. Called the Junk Castle, it still stands there symbolizing the reusability of junk as well as showing off the designer’s creativity. The Junk Castle was built by former art teacher Victor Moore and his…

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Design Ideas / January 24, 2012

Endemico Resguardo Silvestre is a Fascinating Project

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The Endemico Resguardo Silvestre project was completed by San-Diego based firm Gracia Studio in 2011. The project is a set of 20 EcoLofts nestled on a rocky cliff above Valle de Guadalupe, a village, which is known as ‘Mexico’s Wine Country’, in Baja California, Mexico. The twenty independent rooms sized twenty square metres each are managed by Grupo Habita, and are set up within a…

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Design Ideas / January 24, 2012

Paradise with 70% of exterior walls in glass: Dulieu Residence

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Dulieu Residence was designed by architectural studio MWA. Built in a wooded landscape in Upper Hutt, New Zealand, the fascinating modern residence completed in 2008 is surrounded by a 2,500 square meter property and benefits from 381 square meters of interior living space and an additional 250 square meter covered outdoor area. The single story house on the edge of the 100 year flood zone…

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Dream Houses / January 24, 2012

Family home in Silicon Valley: OZ House by Swatt and Miers Architects

OZ House

Located in Silicon Valley, California, on a 2.8 acre property, the OZ House benefits from a slightly sloped terrain surrounded by mature trees. Designed to suit the inhabitant’s needs and wishes – a strong connection between the indoors and outdoors and modern amenities – the contemporary residence was designed as a double winged L-shaped plan construction. Designed by Swatt and Miers Architects, the residential structure…

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Dream Houses / January 24, 2012

Four tips to increase the value of your home

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The property market has become extremely difficult to predict in recent years. There have been surges in price and dramatic drops. Experts have struggled to put their fingers on exactly where it will go next, with 2012 set to potentially be another turbulent year. However, regardless of what the market is doing, there are always a few options to add a little more value onto…

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Design Ideas / January 24, 2012

Deceiving One and One Chair by Konstantinos Pamporis

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Symbolizing two persons in a relationship, the One and One Chair bases its functionality on the dependency found in each relationship. One can not reach its true potential without the other, creating a compromise that helps the unitary whole become stronger. Designed by Konstantinos Pamporis, the fascinating seating unit’s design is explained by its creator: “The elements that come with dependence are faith and risk….

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Furniture / January 23, 2012



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