Homes

Impressive Beachfront Property Renovation in Cape Town

ANTONI ASSOCIATES’, the Interior Design and Décor division of the iconic architectural firm SAOTA, latest project combines elegance and sophistication in a beachfront property located along one of the pristin...

Raving about Raeside

We have featured the work of photographer Paul Raeside on the blog so many times that I have lost count. Not hard to see why. The man is a genius with a lens. Love the natural light, the shadows, composition. ...

Freunde von Freunden

One of our favourite sites for inspiration is Freunde von Freunden. People, photography, video .... beautiful! Have you seen their latest piece on Uli Mayer-Johanssen, head of Berlin branding agency MetaDesign...

Chiswick

I don't want to work today. I want to be here. Chiswick, co-owned and operated by Matt Moran and Peter Sullivan and designed by Humphrey + Edwards. Perhaps lunch. One of those long, slightly disgraceful lunche...

Dream studio

Or should that be studio of dreams? Close to perfect don't you think? The castles I could create, the plans I could hatch draw, the clients I could bedazzle impress if I had such a space for my own. Mill Valle...

Backyard Room

Think of the possibilities. Home office, studio, exercise room, chill zone, man cave, hell no woman cave! A super stylish box down the back of your yard. It's the Backyard Room. Launched in March this year ...

Cooking in the dark

So rich, so lush, so adult, so divine. Like a deliciously wicked dark chocolate cake only better. A stunning modern intrepetation of the old eat in kitchen. Seriously sexy! Seriously! The Bridge Street Project...

Sofa Surround Lack Hack

Materials: Lack shelves & end tables Description: Wanted the Lack look, but needed shelves to hold mostly books - too heavy for the flimsy Lack wall connector. First picture below shows 4 feet Lack s...

20 Smart City Technologies for 2013 and Beyond

Santiago Chile announced they’re going to become a “smart city” in 2013. Santiago is just one example of a growing number of areas around the globe preparing and modernizing for the future, i...

Stalking Paddington

Once upon a time, in a land far away, a little blogger girl was too busy to play. Her favourite online game that is. Real estate stalking. I have been so swamped with a couple of secret projects that I have...

Behind closed doors

A 27sqm studio apartment in Sydney’s Woolloomooloo. Small in size, modest, low in cost. Big in style, clever spatial solutions. Inner city living for the one person family. Growing in numbers and a growi...

Irving's home

Perched above the streets of New York is the home of Irving Diaz-Burg. "The apartment is in a new construction, utilitarian high-rise building by Toll Brothers' located at 110 Third Avenue, with floor to ceil...

Rabbit hutch for Amigo by Evelien Lulofs

Materials: Besta closet, mdf board, wire Description: The base is an Ikea Besta closet. I made an opening between the two cabinets and finished the hole with some wood slats. To make wire doors I made a...

Wall fitted expedit book shelf

Materials: Expedit; 2 Expedit 4x4, 3 Expedit 4x2, 1 Expedit 2x2 , drill machine, circular saw and/or jigsaw, glue, drape fabric, 4 planks/timber of about 5x4x35 cm Description: The objective was a book shel...

Very hacky in Berlin – 10m² full of storage

Materials: Mandal bed, Capita legs 11 & 21 cm, Galant extention & shelf, two 2x4-Expedit, two 1x5-Expedit, two Vika Kaj, 100cm Linnmon Tabletop, Expedit desk mounting Description: Last year I moved ...

No Lack of sunglasses…

Materials: Lack table, drawing pins, a thick thread, hammer, pencil, ruler, and lot of sunglasses Description: What will you do with all of your sunglasses when summer is coming? If you have an extra Lack, ...

Mr and Mrs Charlie

Welcome to the wonderland home of Mr and Mrs Charlie. Charlie Kinyon, an artist working in Austin and Sydney and Melissa Ninham creator and maker, weaver of wire and rope and dreams. Together they create and ...

Expedit = Play kitchen

Materials: Expedit Description: Play kitchen is created from one Expedit. We lowered the sides and cut off the top and then put the top plate back on. The sink is an old water bowl. The door to the "sto...