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25 Dreams Homes You’ll Wish Were Yours

It’s difficult to define the things that make a house feel like a home or the characteristics that a dream home should have to actually be everything …

Martha

Mount Martha, Victoria, Australia<p>Eco-friendly features like solar panels and rainwater catchments keep this retreat's environmental footprint small.<p>Characterized by a balmy, temperate climate, the seaside Australian town Mount Martha couldn’t be a better site for this oceanfront home that opens …

This Company Will Design Your House For Less Than The Price Of Your Phone

Cover, a technology startup in Los Angeles, is bringing the design, engineering, and manufacturing of prefabs into the 21st century.<p>When Alexis Rivas was working for a high-end residential architecture firm in Toronto, he marveled at what big budgets–think between $40 and $100 million per …

Prefab Homes

Tommy Hilfiger Just Listed His Incredible Miami Home for $27.5 Million

AD100 designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard put a groovy touch on every room<p>Miami is certainly home to some of the most colorful and eccentric architecture and interior design, but Tommy Hilfiger's vibrant residence still manages to stand out. Decorated by AD100 designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard, who has …

Tommy Hilfiger

Prefabricated garden retreat snaps together in less than a week

If your dream garden look like something from a fantasy world, you’ll love this Dragonfly Pavilion built for a backyard in Hoboken, New Jersey. Built …

Design

Artist Jack Penny on Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Enduring Allure

People<p>The North London artist longs for old New York.<p>,<p><i>This interview was first published on Arteviste. It has been lightly edited.</i><p>I first encountered …

TinkerBox / Studio MM Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Nestled in the woods of Hudson Valley, this house was conceived as a car-lover’s dream retreat. A …

Kitchen Design Ideas That Are Anything But Ordinary

The kitchen is first and foremost a functional space, but that doesn't mean it can't also be unforgettable. These twelve kitchens each have a single …

10 top tips to improve your sketching skills

When you are trying to master the art of how to draw and sketch, there are many things to bare in mind. In 3dtotal Publishing’s latest book, 'Masters …

Huge NYC apartment is a nature-filled refuge in the sky

Who says “indoor-outdoor” is only for the West Coast?<p>Some people in New York City would be lucky to afford a new micro apartment of some 300 square feet, but for those with truly deep pockets, an expansive duplex combining multiple apartments is well within the realm of possibility. Just check out …

2016 was a master class in game design

Game mechanics have always come first for me. I love looking at how a game works at a base level and tinkering with what is there. I'm very curious …

This Surreal Alien World Is Full of Monsters, Robots, and Pinups

Pascal Blanché takes a break from art directing video games to create darkly beautiful science fiction illustrations.<p>For the past 12 years, Pascal Blanché has worked as an art director at one of the AAA gaming industry’s most successful studios, Ubisoft (<i>Assassin’s Creed, Watch Dogs</i>), all the while …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

<i>”Somebody once told me the definition of hell: On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Baroque Meets the Modern World - Kris Kuksi Interview

December 26, 2016<p>Eli Anapur is a pseudonym of Biljana Puric. A staff writer and editor at Widewalls, Biljana holds Master’s Degrees in Film …

Design a Mars Habitat for a Chance at a $1.1 Million Prize from NASA

Many children and amateur engineers — and even professional engineers — fantasize about designing things for NASA. Most people aren’t aware that NASA works with the public quite often! One of the most interesting ways to interact with NASA is through their Centennial Challenges, where they hold …

To Tackle Big Urban Issues, This Architect Became A Data Designer

Herwig Scherabon wanted to communicate the inequality of cities rather than contribute to it.<p>Herwig Scherabon remembers the exact moment that he no longer wanted to be a practicing architect. He was working on a project based in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, with a team of fellow Viennese architects, …

Data Visualization

Home in Rodersdorf by Berrel Berrel Kräutler Architekten

Home in Rodersdorf is a minimal house located in Rodersdorf, Switzerland, designed by Berrel Berrel Kräutler Architekten.<p>The prefabricated timber-frame house stands on a slope with views over the hilly Alsatian countryside. The cubature of the detached house reflects the skillful orchestration of …

Le Corbusier’s Color Theories, Explained

The Swiss architect was a stickler for color, as a rare wallpaper book now up for auction shows.<p>Henry Ford was famous for saying a customer could have any color of car she or he wanted, so long as it’s black–a nod to how the industrialist viewed color, all function no fun. Black paint dried the …

Design

From an "Outhouse" to a "Tin House": Britain's best new homes revealed

This year's House of the Year (formerly Manser Medal) competition is dominated by English entries, and a total of 17 of the homes on display hail …

This tiny wearable camera can record everything you see

When something cool happens right before your eyes, you might not have the time to capture it on your smartphone.<p>Enter the Perfect Memory Camera, a tiny wearable camera that records without interruption.<p>The camera was made by General Streaming Systems, LLC, which set up an IndieGogo campaign to put …

Taller Estilo Arquitectura design the Desnuda house made up by raw materials - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: Taller Estilo Arquitectura<br>Location: Merida, Mexico<br>Year: 2015<br>Area: 1.615 ft²/ 150 m²<br>Photo courtesy: David Cervera<br>Description:<p>“If we talk …

How to Build a Sleek Outdoor Sofa for Cheap

Buying pre-made outdoor patio furniture can be expensive, but this DIY outdoor sofa can be made in a day using basic supplies from your home store.<p>There's nothing better than enjoying a summer evening while lounging on patio sofa, but pre-made patio furniture is anything but cheap. Still, don't let …

This home with multiple energy efficient solutions sits prominently in Portland

This home in Portland, Oregon, combines contemporary architecture with high performance sustainable design.<p>The home, designed by Hennebery Eddy …

Architecture

Beautiful Houses: Peter’s House

Today we will show you the beautiful Peter’s House in San Francisco, California, a project by Craig Steely Architecture. This place is amazing. The …

Architecture

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Product Design: VINTA Backpack

You can also have:<br>-Fit full-frame DSLR camera, along with 3-5 lenses<br>-Removable lens pouch<br>-Leather details & magnetic snaps<br>-Light-weight and durable …

How to create epic environment designs

This workshop and Photoshop tutorial will take you through my process for painting a grand, fantasy structure set within an epic landscape, as well …

Google's former "design ethicist" on "How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds"

Tristan Harris was Google's "Design Ethicist" where he studied how design choices directly affect people's behavior in conscious and unconscious …