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The Treebox is an amazing modern home set high up in the treetops

This gorgeous wooden home in Texas captures the experience of living high up in the treetops. Designed by Wernerfield, the PH2 Treebox is raised …

Architecture

Un refugio para una pareja de abuelos

Esta vivienda fue pensada para dos abuelos, los padres del arquitecto. El objetivo fue alejarlos del caos de la ciudad para aprovechar los beneficios …

10 innovative homes built on extremely tight budgets

Following the UK launch of an affordable micro home that takes less than a day to build, here's a look at 10 properties from around the world that …

Architecture

Villa-Safadasht / Kamran Heirati Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project seeks to develop one of the essential structures of Persian architecture, The” Garden”. In …

The ink-less pen that writes forever!

This pen is literally timeless. In the sense that it will run forever, that too without a single drop of ink. Coming from the one company that knows …

Concrete beauty in Pebble Beach asks $8.5 million

Team behind some of Pebble Beach’s contemporary homes offers another stunner<p>Although Monterey is but a few miles away, this contemporary construction in Pebble Beach serves gorgeous shades of <i>Big Little Lies. (</i>A second home for Renata, if you will.)<p>Created by designers Conrad Sanchez and Edan Asturi …

Trio of Tranquil Yards Shape Contemporary Aussie House

Creating a constant and seamless connection between its contemporary interior and a series of yards outside, the <b>Courtyard House</b> in <i>Templestowe</i> manages …

Interior Design

When Stormtroopers Keep You Warm: Design Teacher Repurposes Spent Gas Canisters as Sci-Fi Stoves

Alex Dodson's "Burned by Design" business is on fire<p>Alex Dodson describes himself as "a technology teacher at a secondary school tasked with …

Apple Releases Apple Watch CAD Drawings

I think they could sell posters of these<p>For those of you looking to create watchbands or cases for the Apple Watch, they've released the CAD drawings …

Matic Indoor Farm : Vertical Vases for Your Mini Indoor Garden

Inspired by contemporary modern lifestyle and minimalist lines, the <b>Matic Indoor Farm</b> has been created with the objective of delivering a more …

Sustainability

Articles about mixing and matching bright dining chairs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Built for a young family of Spartan-minded clients, architect Felix Oesch's spare, concrete prefab outside of Zurich is a marvel...<p>In the depths of an ancient quarry in the south of France, a solitary chef nourishes travelers’ appetites for authenticity.<p>An unapologetic look at how the classic Eames …

Interior Design

Branding by Ed Vandyke for Berrylands Building Co.

Berrylands Building Co. Branding and Logo Design.<p>Ed Vandyke is an 18 year old graphic designer who started in July 2012. The young London, United …

Graphic Design

10 Of The Most Fabulous Housing Designs Of 2014

From a house dangling off a cliff to an apartment designed to make friends, here are the most ingenious residential designs of the year.<p>Not everyone can live in a one-of-a-kind, architect-designed home, but there is no shortage of spectacular designs that make us wish we did, whether it’s a …

Beautiful Houses: Fujigaoka M

Today we will show you the minimalistic Fujigaoka M apartment in Fujigaoka, Japan, a project by Sinato. The architects made a renovation of a unit in …

House Steyn II / Thomas Gouws Architecs + Interiors

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is situated on a golf course in a residential estate close to Johannesburg in Gauteng, South …

Watch Barry Berkus' "How to Think Like an Architect" Videos

A lot of modern-day architecture discussions can be confusing, alienating and overly academic. That's why I was drawn right away to Barry Berkus' …

Office space: What does the ideal workplace look like?

<b>Cubicles are isolating and soul-sucking. Open offices are noisy and distracting. Alex Bozikovic reports on a trend that both extroverts and introverts can get behind</b><p>(Jasper Sanidad)<p>Robert Probst never meant to invent the cubicle. It was the 1960s and a growing class of North Americans were being …

Beautiful Houses: Redux House

Today we will show you the beautiful Redux House Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil, a project by Studiomk27. This house is breathtaking. Shapes, …

Flotspotting: Freddie Paul's Beer Tree

For most of us consumers, beer is something we buy in bottles and cans, its creation process something of a mystery; we have a vague notion of grains …

An Interactive Map Of Manhattan’s Mega Urban Expansion

It’s hard to believe that, just 200 years ago, Manhattan was largely farmland. Today, it’s one of the densest areas in the world.<p>Urbanlayers puts this rapid expansion into perspective. It’s a sharply rendered, interactive map by Morphocode that can squeeze hundreds of years of rapid urban …

Ribera 1 House / Escribano + Bourquin

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in one of the most recent private developments on the outskirts of the city of Santa Fe, the …

The Office Of The Future Could Be A Park

The cubicle is dead, but what’s next? Will the office of the future be a self-driving car? A city in itself? A cabin in the forest?<p>According to New York-based architecture firm Juhyunkim Architecture PC, the workplace of the future is a park. “To transform the workplace into more public and social …

The Mono Effect

One of the biggest assets that The Mono Sink has is its minimal approach towards lines and bevels. The other highlight is that on the sink’s side …

Designing for Book Lovers: Bookshelves

As popular as eBooks are, good old books-on-paper are still hugely popular, too. As a professional organizer, I have many clients who love their …

Float House by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Pitsou Kedem Architects have designed a family home near Tel Aviv, Israel.<p>Project description<p>A one story, private residence in the center of the …

Origami Artist Sipho Mabona Will Attempt to Fold a Life-Sized Elephant from a Single Piece of Paper | Colossal

<p>Swiss origami master Sipho Mabona (previously) plans to fold a massive life-sized elephant from a specially produced 2,500 square foot (125 sqm) …

The Living Cube by Till Koenneker

Germany-born, Switzerland-based designer Till Koenneker took matters into his own hands when he moved into a studio apartment that had no storage. …

Meticulous Detailed Carpets Drawn with Bic Pens by Jonathan Bréchignac | Colossal

<p>Art director Jonathan Bréchignac of Paris-based design studio Joe & Nathan has been working on a series of drawn carpets using ballpoint Bic pens. …

Ark Nova: World’s First Inflatable Concert Hall Will Tour Recovering Areas in Japan | Colossal

<p>Designed through a unique collaboration between sculptor Anish Kapoor, architect Arata Isozaki, and the Lucerne Festival, Ark Nova is the first …