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Monochromatic and Minimalist: The Hotel Mono in Singapore

Have you ever seen a hotel more on brand with the Design Milk aesthetic than the Hotel Mono in Singapore? ;) Designed by studio Spacedge, this …

Vo Trong Nghia incorporates trees into chequerboard facade of Hanoi university building

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed an office building at Hanoi's FPT University, featuring gridded facades that incorporate recessed windows …

Klein Agency Launches First LA-Based Collection

Klein Agency is the husband and wife design team of Maša and Jon Kleinhample. Originally designing in Antwerp, Belgium, the team uprooted their whole …

Furniture

"Railless train" debuts in China

According to China's CRRC Zhuzhou Institute Co Ltd, most smaller cities can't afford to build light rail systems – even though they would still …

Arup Associates completes enormous day-lit factory for Jaguar Land Rover in England

Giant saw-tooth sections containing north-facing windows channel daylight into the machine and assembly halls of this car manufacturing factory for …

EKAR Architects designs concrete-block Thailand house for vet and pharmacist siblings

This mixed-used building in Thailand includes the home and work spaces of a pair of siblings, arranged around planted courtyards and perforated …

The Stethoscope Just Got Smarter

The Steth IO smartphone case modernizes the 200-year-old stethoscope! The design merges the technology, display, and microphone on a smartphone with …

Jigsaw Puzzle Furniture!

Watch this unsuspecting cabinet suddenly turn into a table and four chairs, while retaining its cabinet properties! The Ubik, conceptualized by OOO …

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

You won't believe the interior of Japan's jaw-dropping new train

All aboard the swanky train! Japan just unveiled a new luxury sleeper train – and it’s jaw-droppingly beautiful. The gold-tinted Shiki-shima, which …

Dickson: the outdoor rug

27/02/2017 - <b>GANDIABLASCO</b> is passionate about life in the outdoors. True to their origins founded on textiles and 75 years of history, they are …

Landscaping

New 12 Gauge Laughs at Gun Control Law

When is a shotgun not a shotgun, according to U.S. gun laws?<br>When it’s the incredible Fostech Origin 12 SBV “Firearm.” New for 2017, the Origin 12 SBV …

Google now lets hardware developers tinker with its Assistant

Google has long said that it wants to open up its Assistant to a broader ecosystem of hardware companies and developers. Today it’s taking a major step in this direction with the launch of the Google Assistant SDK, which allows developers to build the Assistant’s smarts into their own hardware …

How to escape zip-ties: Learn the simple maneuver used to break makeshift handcuffs

Hundreds of thousands of people go missing every year in the United States -- and for the unlucky few who are abducted by strangers with malicious intent, the ability to escape zip ties could be one of the most useful skills.<p>Zip-tie restraints are one of the most common ways criminals restrain …

Architectural Holiday Homes, Holiday Rentals | Casa Solo Pezo

Perched on almost nine acres at the edge of the stunning Puertos de Beceite national park, Casa Pezo floats above a hidden valley, with spectacular …

herzog & de meuron stacks 'beirut terraces' in lebanon

<b>herzog & de meuron has revealed new images of ‘beirut terraces’, the swiss firm’s first residential project in lebanon.</b> the new photographs, taken by</b> …

Skyscrapers

Netherlands Competition Winner Turns Parking Garage Into a "Lego Set"

Dutch architectural firm, Studio Komma, in collaboration with concept-developer The Men of Foam, have won the Lot 2 Urban Lab Challenge, with their …

Startups

Embrace the Caribbean Lifestyle by Buying a Beach House on Anguilla

This eight-bedroom home is currently on the market for $14.5 million…<p>Sporting pristine white beaches and crystal-clear water, Anguilla has long been …

They should put one of these on every city corner in the world. Amazing! https://t.co/VroO3nXT56

4 modern home designs that have everything you need! (+ floor plans)

If you want gorgeous good looks, luxury touches, practicality, pretty gardens and even a garage for your home, you might think that you are making a …

Strollers suck so these designers made their own amazing, lightweight, compact marvel

Tim from Windfire Designs writes, "We got excited about making our own stroller after getting sick of trying to choose between really giant expensive …

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 …

15 Brilliant Lighting Ideas You Can DIY on a Dime

Construct a glass pendant to show off that trendy Edison bulb. This one was made from a glass terrarium and a swag kit. Simply flip the <a …

JP+C House / Zargos Arquitetos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located at the foot of the Serra do Curral, the residence has a privileged view, since it is inserted in …

Design

johan kauppi design outdoor gym references highest swedish mountain

<b><br>conceived by johan kauppi design, the kebne outdoor gym evokes sweden’s highest mountain known as the kebnekaise.</b> the overall design not only borrows …

Furniture

Luteca: Elevated Mexican Furniture for the World Market

Founded in 2015, luxe furniture brand Luteca merges traditional craftsmanship with Mexican modernist and contemporary design. The company is the …

Furniture

Curving House Facade Wrapped Around An Olive Tree

Casa Kwantes is definitely not the type of house that would blend in, especially in a traditional setting which is pretty much how you could describe …

Architecture

House Vista / Gottsmann Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The contemporary home is located on a steep hill in Ebotse Golf Estate, Gauteng. Both the Site and the …

Design

Tiny House

Price: $7500+ | BuyRevival Supply Co. miniscule dwellings can be put together by two people using an 11mm wrench about 4 hours, and flat-packed in 45 …

Sustainability

Tanner Goods Tekio Modular Shelving

Inspired by George Nelson's classic system from the 1950s, Tanner Goods Tekio Modular Shelving is designed to adapt to your needs and space. At its …

Furniture