Chiisai Design

143 Flips | 3 Magazines | 9 Likes | 8 Following | @ChiisaiDesign | Keep up with Chiisai Design on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chiisai Design”

Incredible Bosjes Canopy Chapel In South Africa

This Chapel does not fit at all to the classic idea of traditional places of worship. This building located in the Bosjes farm in the Wintzenberg …

Architecture

What would happen if a nuclear weapon was detonated in your nearest city? Find out with this online tool

If you feel your life is lacking a little in pointless anxiety this festive season, here's a fun online tool that lets you find out how much damage would occur if a nuclear bomb exploded in your neighbourhood.<p>NUKEMAP was created by Alex Wellerstein, a historian of science at the Stevens Institute …

The Real New Yorkers: Chloe Wise

What does a real New Yorker look like? #VogueFollows<b>Chloe Wise</b>, a 25 year-old Canadian artist living in Manhattan.We meet a girl who lives life at …

A Hobbit-style apartment building rises in Japan

Green roofs for days<p>If hobbit homes were conceived as apartment complexes, they’d look like this new project completed in Takamatsu, Japan by architect Keita Nagata. Built over two and a half years, the five-unit building follows the mountainside site’s hilly terrain, piling one residence over …

Check Out Louis Vuitton's Incredibly Stylish, and Luxe, Furniture

The famed Parisian label is known for its luxurious take on clothing and accessories, but they've recently made the move to homewares with their special project known as <i>Objets Nomades</i>. First launched in 2012, the project takes the brand's ethos and applies it to a collection of foldable furniture …

Modern-Industrial House With Sophisticated Decor Accents

This is a house located in Pozuelo de Alarcon, in Madrid, Spain which, in spite of its industrial design, has a really warm and cozy interior. In …

Interior Design

A Furniture Collection Inspired by a Hotel

What came first, the chicken or the egg? Or, in this case, the hotel or the furniture? For Vírgula i architecture studio, they first renovated the …

Design Transformations Inside a Mid-Century Modern House

Talented designers dramatically remade a Palm Springs, California estate, by updating and refurbishing a sprawling mid-century <i>modern house</i>, which is …

Point Supreme Architects master the art of collage with Petralona House

© TI Media Limited. Wallpaper* is part of TI Media Limited. All Rights Reserved.

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Container homes are often thought to be cramped, gloomy and lacking in style or personality. But this <i>Pocket House,</i> designed by the Brazilian …

ONG & ONG constructs tropical KAP house in singapore

<b>designed with a holistic approach to achieve an all-encompassing integration between architecture, interior design, and landscaping, ‘KAP house’ is a</b> …

Architecture

House in Estoril Beach / José Adrião Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The detached houses at Praia do Estoril are located in a privileged area in Sal-Rei, Boavista Island, …

Architecture

Best drawing and sketching apps

While I don’t think that colored pencils and a pad of paper will ever go out of style, it’s certainly helpful to have something you can grab out on …

Apps

Indoor Plants

<b>Indoor Plants</b> <br>If you have created a green thumb, then you are very likely to find that when it comes to indoor plants, there is nothing better. There …

9 Chic Boutique Hotels in Brooklyn Photos

The next time you’re visiting New York, look beyond your usual Manhattan accommodations and consider spending the night in one of Brooklyn’s boutique hotels. Exuding character and featuring industrial architectural elements, these smaller hotels offer a unique balance of personality and upscale …

10 Fashion Designers with Equally Stylish Home Decor Lines Photos

Iconic styles from the top names in fashion don’t have to go back in the closet at the end of the day. Ralph Lauren, Fendi, and Brunello Cucinelli are just a few of the fashion brands we love that have introduced furnishings and accessories that reflect an aesthetic sensibility synonymous with …

Ralph Lauren

Q&As With 3 Furniture Design Stars

Furniture craftsmen Christopher Kurtz, Brian Thoreen and Ian Stell talk inspiration, music to work by and more<p>Christopher Kurtz<p>Kingston, New York<p>Among the creative community of New York’s Hudson Valley, where he’s based, Christopher Kurtz is considered something of a woodworking shaman. The …

Furniture Design

7 Chairs That Changed the World Photos

“A chair can be a living link to the past,” writes influential architect and author Witold Rybczynski on the first page of his newly released book, <i>Now I Sit Me Down</i> (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, $25). That much becomes abundantly clear throughout the engaging account, which traces the unexpected …

Four Atlanta-area artists who have crossed over into textiles

Although Georgia’s textile industry is no longer the economic powerhouse it used to be, the state remains a breeding ground for independent fabric …

Mégacités. A l’avenir, les villes auront le pouvoir, pas les pays

Les grands centres urbains, de plus en plus connectés au reste de la planète, sont devenus les points névralgiques de l’économie mondiale, faisant …

Page Moved

Indonesia Furniture

Indoor furniture<p>Armoires<p>Mahogany antique armoires replica and wardrobe cabinet handcrafted of teak and reclaimed wood.<p>Beds<p>Bedframe, bunk beds, …

Artist Spotlight: Crystal Liu – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

How to Properly Pronounce 20 Design and Decor Terms

No, a chaise longue is not a "shayze lounge."<p>Some are quite tricky — we'll admit,<p>but follow our handy pronunciation guide the next time you hit the furniture store and these decorating terms will roll right off your tongue.

azuma architect & associates: hoshinoya fuji

<b>azuma architects and associates and studio on site orientates resort to face mount fuji</b><br>image © nacasa & partners inc<p><b>designed by azuma architect and</b> …

Et si notre libre arbitre n’était que le fruit d’un tour que nous joue notre cerveau ?

Selon Adam Bear, futur docteur en psychologie et ses collègues à l’université de Yale (Etats-Unis) nous pourrions penser à tort que nous disposons …

Choisir luminaires : comment bien éclairer sa maison

La luminosité apporte clarté et chaleur dans les habitations. C'est pourquoi, hormis la lumière naturelle, les luminaires sont indispensables à la …

James Franco : "Je suis un peu gay"

Une fois n’est pas coutume, James Franco a abordé la question de sa sexualité lors d'une interview accordée à New York Magazine. Mais cette fois, …