Vladimir Kim

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This rustic-modern beach cabin has it all

It combines rough wood shingles and a cozy, efficient interior<p>Perched atop a dune overlooking the Baltic Sea, this sweet modern holiday house has it all: large picture windows to take in the view, rustic-chic interior touches, and nooks galore. Designed by Poland-based studio Zup-a, the cabin’s …

Baltic Sea

This Remote Scottish Island Really Wants Frustrated City Dwellers to Move There

A remote Scottish island with 349 inhabitants is recruiting new residents.<p>Stronsay, in the Orkney islands, currently attracts about 600 visitors per …

This stunning Japanese island you've probably never heard of is the top trending travel destination for 2018

Ishigaki, a stunning white island in Japan's Okinawa archipelago, is the top trending travel destination for 2018 on TripAdvisor — but you'd be forgiven for never having heard of it.<p>The Japanese island has topped TripAdvisor's "Destinations on the Rise" list, which, as part of its sixth annual …

Trends

The 50 Most Popular Architecture Photographs of 2017

At <i>ArchDaily</i>, we're lucky enough to know a fantastic network of architecture professionals, allowing us to share the world's best architecture with …

27 underrated US destinations everyone should visit in their lifetime

If you're <a href="http://www.thisisinsider.com/best-us-trips-2017-9">traveling in the US</a>, cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago are …

Gorgeous timber home was designed for aging in place

The 2,900-square-foot home takes up a single level with no steps.<p>This gorgeous Japanese-inspired abode in upstate New York is more than a tasteful, eco-friendly timber home. It’s part of the next generation of senior housing. Over the next two decades, older Americans are poised to dramatically …

Green Walls Anyone Can Grow

At once sculptural and organic, Helen Kontouris’ Botanical Planter Screens provide a sense natural visual separation to indoor and outdoor spaces …

Modern farmhouse on seven bucolic acres asks $3M

It's full of custom details<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>t</i><i>ipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Carversville, Pennsylvania<p><b>Price:</b> $2,985,000<p>This country house may look like it's …

Untouched midcentury home with indoor fountain asks $920K

The home in Hollady, Utah, was designed in 1964 by Stephen Macdonald<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Holladay, Utah<p><b>Price:</b> $920,000<p>This austere …

Gorgeous midcentury home surrounded by Japanese gardens asks $1.8M

The Portland residence is on the market for the first time<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Portland, Oregon<p><b>Price:</b> $1,795,000<p>Built in 1956, this …

Award-winning ’70s home is an indoor-outdoor dream for $700K

Neil LaMonte Astle designed the Omaha residence<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Omaha, Nebraska<p><b>Price:</b> $699,900<p>This award-winning 1970s …

Making a modern beach house in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

A couple works to build a house that can weather the next superstorm<p>This Long Beach Island, New Jersey, home was about to be built when Hurricane Sandy hit. “The old house had just been razed 10 days before the storm,” says owner Stephanie Carpenter. “It was a terrible event, but our area was …

19 Ideas to have a spectacular patio

If you ever wanted to make a change in your backyard or garden, but did not know where to start, we here at homify will give you 19 ideas that will …

How using Design Thinking will fix Design Thinking

Design Thinking continues to be a hot topic (this article is one of many talking about it). Design Thinking has been hyped and even fetishized but there are also voices questioning its value, impact, and relevance.<p>Design Thinking faces criticism for its lacking integration with business and …

Sunken Gardens And Backyards Blend Privacy And Closeness To Nature

Building a sunken seating area or fire pit is a neat trick that architects sometimes use when they want to create an unobstructed view of the garden …

A gorgeous house full of colors and creativity

Beautiful colors play a very crucial role in uplifting moods and spirits, and the owners of this residence Casa SH62 realize that. They also wanted …

Photographer Transforms Real Pictures Into Quirky Scenes with Paper Cutouts

Rich McCor, a London-based paper artist and photographer better known as @paperboyo, is taking the Internet by storm with his creative paper …

This Website Lets You Download, Print Old Graphic Design Posters For Free

<b>If you’ve</b> always been in awe of people who have never designed with lasso tools or color adjustment functions, here’s some good news—a website lets …

Midcentury-inspired California home is an indoor-outdoor dream

Designed by Klopf Architecture<p>Klopf Architecture, the San Francisco firm known for its midcentury modern-inspired residences and renovations of Eichler homes, has designed a bright and airy ranch-style home in Orangeville, a community in Sacramento, California.<p>Taking cues from midcentury design, …

5 Ways to Enhance Indoor Lighting at Home

Light, including both natural and artificial sources, has a profound impact on the look, feel, and function of your home. Unfortunately, indoor …

Home Improvement

Get Ready for Apartment Envy

It’s hard to look at this flat and not be jealous of the people who get to call it home! Titled “33 Kinds of Joys of Life”, it’s the latest work from …

Amazing Projects That Take Green Architecture To New Heights

We seem to have reached a point when we’re becoming more concerned about the planet we live on and more aware of our surroundings and their ephemeral …

Sustainability

Hardscaping 101: Built-in Barbecues

Food cooked outdoors tastes better. And while the phrase “outdoor kitchen” can describe a setup as modest as a grill on wheels, a built-in barbecue …