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Yale architecture students designed this prefab home for the homeless

The home is located in New Haven’s Upper Hill neighborhood<p>First-year graduate students at the Yale School of Architecture are tasked with designing and building a structure to help combat homelessness in New Haven, Connecticut.<p>For this year’s program, called the Jim Vlock Building Project, the …

Prefab Homes

A Gorgeous Modern Duplex in Mumbai

<b>Project by:</b> Gaurav Kharkar and Vidhita Kharkar of Gaurav Kharkar and Associates <b><br>Location:</b> Mumbai, Maharashtra, India<p>This gorgeous duplex for a family …

31/44 Architects builds grey-brick house around three small courtyards in London

One of the founders of 31/44 Architects has built his own London home, which is arranged around three courtyards to make it easy for domestic life to …

Concrete, Wood, Tiles And Black Accents Are All Combined In This Re-designed Spanish Apartment

Spanish architecture and interior design firm Egue y Seta have designed this modern one bedroom rental apartment in Barcelona.<p>The building was split …

Interior Design

Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

Interior Design

You'll have never seen a house like this one before! (with floor plans)

We love finding exciting and innovative new architecture to show you and today, we might have found the most unusual example of a luxury family home, …

This Boring Beige Living Room Is Unrecognizable After a Lowe's Makeover

In a dramatic episode of Lowe's original series <b>The Weekender</b>, designer Monica Mangin works her magic on a mind-numbingly boring living room. The builder-grade space hasn't been touched since the homeowners moved in two years ago, hence the beige walls, beige carpet, and little else in terms of …

Lowe's

The Kitchen Cabinet Color I'm Currently Obsessed With

(Image credit: ​Echo and Earl | ​Design*Sponge)<p>When I become enamored of something, I tend to get very one-track minded, sometimes, without even …

Home

3 Perfect Color Combinations We Don't See Nearly Enough

Black and white. Blue and yellow. Gray and...just about everything. In the world of color palettes, there exists many safe bet, go-to combinations. …

Pinterest

9 Small-Space Ideas to Steal from a Tiny Paris Apartment

Paris architect Philippe Harden likes to work on a human scale. Paying close attention to “materials, proportions, and colors that let you feel …

Small Spaces

Modern houses: 10 ideas that will transform your hallway

One of the most original ways to have an impeccable and stylish entrance is to have the right elements. Less is definitely more when it comes to …

This prefab London backyard studio is as cool as a custom cottage

This modern garden studio outside London looks totally custom, but it’s not. The cedar-clad structure, which does double-duty as a home office and …

7 ideas to beautify your home in an instant

It's often small details that combine to make a house truly original. The color of the furniture and textiles, the thoughtful layout of bathroom, …

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 …

A Bachelor’s Flat in Kiev That Focuses on Minimalism

Designed for a bachelor, this flat in Kiev, Ukraine was in the hands of Nelly Prodan Design who focused on minimalism for the design plan. The modest …

Facet: An Interactive Space Divider

Bloomming came up with a unique and functional space divider that’s also interactive. The freestanding Facet is made up of diamond-shaped components …

Favorites from Westedge Design Fair 2016

I can’t believe Westedge Design Fair is already in its 4th year… For the first three years I felt like Westedge was in its infancy—trying to figure …

Carl Hansen & Son Adds a Lounge Chair to Their Embrace Series

Expanding on their Embrace Series that launched with a dining chair last year, Carl Hansen & Son has added the Embrace Lounge Chair, designed by …

A Minimalist Sofa Held Together with a Frame

Korean industrial designer Cho Hyung Suk continues to explore seating with a new design created for MUNITO. The Frame Sofa holds together six …

Why Italian Modernism Has Remained So Iconic

Giorgio Busnelli, CEO of chic furniture brand B&B Italia, explains the enduring appeal of a favorite style<p>While it's said that styles come and go, the midcentury-modern aesthetic has held strong through the years. Collectors still clamor for original pieces at auction, and the influence of the …

Sofa

28 Stunning Wallpaper Ideas Your Home Needs

There’s no denying the wow-factor of a great wallpaper.<p>From nature to geometrics, wild and fun wallpaper ideas are a great way to jazz up a room …

9 Air-Cleaning Plants Your Home Needs

We don’t think too much about the air we breathe in our homes. Unfortunately, there can be many unwanted toxins lurking in the space we live. While …

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12 must-know styles of domestic lighting

Lighting is unquestionably a crucial design tool, essential for creating a stylish and, most importantly, welcoming abode. Of all the ingredients …

Volkswagen Teramont SUV Unveiled For Chinese Market

Volkswagen Teramont is the new SUV for the Chinese market, it is a full-size 7 seater SUV that looks butch.<p>Volkswagen has unveiled its latest SUV, …