Melissa Herreira

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Designing a Small and Glamorous Guest Bathroom

Amy Meier explains how she decorated a compact guest bathroom in Coronado, California, with rich materials and textures.<p><b>Christine Pittel: What is that gorgeous striated stone on the walls?</b><p><b>Amy Meier:</b> It's not stone. It's wallpaper. This house is on Coronado Island, opposite San Diego, and the beach …

Take the tour of a lovely Chicago home with a wild backstory --> http://apttherapy.com/1gHumxA It's almost unimaginable. You buy a house, and a few days before you're slated to move in, some hooligans break in and burn the interior, and you are faced with a gut rehab of what you thought would be a virtually move-in-ready space. This is what happened with Taryn and Sanford, but armed with the required homeowners' insurance, creativity, and patience, they seized the opportunity.

Kitchen Designs with Unusual Choices

• 1 |<p>This calm kitchen design with understated features gets a quick zing of color, with a run of green kitchen units beneath a long central island.<p>2 …

Daring Architecture and Space Planning: Diamond House in Singapore

Formwerkz Architects completed the design and development for Diamond House, a daring family residence located along Cove Drive in Sentosa, …

Mumbai's Tallest, Sveltest Tower Will 'Confuse the Wind'

With its plans for a rather perilous-looking waif of a skyscraper, Chicago-based <b>Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture</b> have won a bid to build what will become Mumbai's tallest building, a 1,312-foot-tall residential skyscraper in India's most populous city. No strangers to extreme …

Optimal Indoor-Outdoor Fusion Achieved by Modern Architecture Project in Brazil

<b>Studio Arthur Casas</b> have completed the design and development of <b>Baleia Condo</b>, a modern residential complex located in São Sebastião, Brazil. Several …

Checking in on China's Nutso, Rave-Ready Ice Architecture

Something sure to please fans of elaborate ice architecture: this year's <b>Harbin Ice and Snow Festival</b> in Harbin, China, is officially underway, icy iterations of banks and all. As part of 30th annual festival—which includes snow and ice sculpting, mazes, ice skating, and "safari-style Siberian …

Japanese Architecture With a Playful Dimension: House in Ofuna

House in Ofuna is an unconventional Japanese home envisioned by LEVEL Architects and located in Kamakura City. Its volumetric architecture approach …

Gorgeous Auckland Art Gallery Scoops Building of the Year at the World Architecture Festival

Singapore’s World Architectural Festival has just announced their 2013 Building of the Year: Frances-Jones Morehen Thorps’ beautiful Auckland Art …

"Why Do Women Really Leave Architecture" Is the Wrong Question

Maria Smith, shortlisted for <i>The Architect's Journal's</i> Emerging Woman Architect of the Year, has just published an article in <i>The Architectural Review</i> …

Massive Contemporary House Taking in Great Views in Maryland

Located in Cabin John, Maryland, USA, this massive contemporary house overlooks the edge of a steeply sloping wooded site. The Riggins Residence may …

Modern Portal to a World of Indulgence: El Portal in Palm Springs

Looking to be transported into a universe of relaxation this year? Dreaming about lounging by the pool under tall palm trees filtering the breeze …

A Wonderful Retreat in Austria by Hohensinn Architektur

Hosensinn Architektur designed <b>House M</b>, a wonderful retreat in the picturesque region of Bad Aussee, in Austria. The inspiring fresh landscape and the …

Luxury Living in Belize: Wild Orchid Marina Residential Complex [Video]

Wild Orchid Marina is a tranquil residential complex developed for “snowbirds” looking for their own slice of heaven in Belize. The place combines a …

Target Discovers Next Big Decor Designers From Pinterest

Target collaborates with top Pinners to create party planning decor.<p>Target's latest designer collaboration is not with a bold fashion brand like Missoni or interior design guru like Nate Berkus, instead the discount retailer is teaming up with Pinterest's top Pinners to create a series of pretty …

Charming Portable Home With Little to No Maintenance by Kelly Davis

Architect <b>Kelly Davis</b> incorporated 21 years of design experience at Midwest resort Canoe Bay as well as inspiration from Frank Lloyd Wright to the …

A FASHION DESIGNER’S HOME IN PARIS | THE STYLE FILES

You might have seen Vanessa Bruno’s home before but the pastel colors in this Paris home remind me of Spring. As this season is around the corner (we …

Modern City Escape: Imposing House on the Hill in Lima

<b>House on the Hill</b> was recently completed by architect <b>Jose Orrego</b> of <b>Metropolis</b>, a Peru-based studio. The modern approach for this 950 square meter …

A Miami beach house

Ruben D. Gutierrez of Errez Design emailed us about his latest project - a Miami Beach home that happens to be a hideaway for a celebrity. It's about …

Serene Family House in Iceland With an Eco-Conscious Design

Welcome to a serene family house taking advantage of a rejuvenating landscape near Reykjavik, Iceland. The architecture team at <b>Minarc</b> took the …

Home-Office Pavilion With a Striking Modern Architecture in Australia

<b>Benn & Penna Architects</b> completed the design and development for <b>Southern Highlands House</b>, a home-office pavilion exhibiting original modern …

Modern House with Hipped Glass Roof in Japan

This clean-lined house designed by Naoi Architecture in collaboration with <b>Design Office</b> caught our attention, therefore we decided to share this …

Unique Wedding Table Linens for a Festive Celebration

Planning a wedding in the near future? There’s nothing like standing at the helm of a much-awaited event, the master of your own ceremony. So many …

Reinterpreted Traditional Caribbean Architecture in a Modern Way

<b>Kamique</b> is the pure expression of luxury, a complex of traditional Caribbean villas reinterpreted in a modern way by the architectural firm LHSA+DP. …

Regis Larroque

How is it possible that Parisian apartments are always just so damn cool??!! I came across the website of Paris-based designer Régis Larroque and he …

Bachelor Pad in Tribeca Disguised as a Sophisticated Duplex Residence

Welcome to a sophisticated <b>bachelor pad</b> overlooking the Hudson River in Lower Manhattan, New York City. This exquisite duplex residence was envisioned …

Beautiful Mosaic Walls Featuring Bits And Pieces Of Glass

Not many homes are adorned with a mosaic wall, but for the small handful that are, the design has lent itself quite nicely to the decor. Often times …

Weekly Design Deal: 10 Mirrors on Sale Now

On a budget? You'll love these wallet-friendly mirrors from Serena and Lily, Wayfair, Restoration Hardware, and more.<p>1. Luminous Gold Mirror was $139, now $111. pier1.com.2. Multi-Paned Mirror was $529, now $419. ethanallen.com.3. Kichler Petite Oval Mirror was $327, now $218. dwellstudio.com.4. …

Charming Winter Chalet In One Of The Oldest Ski Areas In The Italian Alps

The Alps have given us lots of inspiration and beautiful resorts and chalets and today we’re going to focus on a small but special retreat. This …