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Sustainable Floating Home

The so-called WaterNest 100 was designed by architect Giancarlo Zema and is one of the most sustainable and green floating homes around. It is made …

Urbanproduct's Beautiful Wood Designs

The depth of this Canadian firm's portfolio belies their youth<p>Stephen Lindsay and James Banos are the designers behind Toronto-based Urbanproduct, …

Wall Art

You Need These Free Adirondack Chair Plans

When it comes to how to build an Adirondack chair, or almost any piece of furniture, there is no one better than Norm Abram. No one. But that’s not …

Matthias Pliessnig's Gorgeous Bentwood Benches are Growing

The designer's work is getting both bigger and better<p>We've covered Matthias Pliessnig's excellent bentwood work since the early days of Core77, and …

Harvard Business School

Modern Shelves With A Fun Twist – 10 Ingenious Designs

Aren’t you tired of seeing the same old, common-looking shelves everywhere you go? Your home deserves something special and a little more …

Vases Constructed from Hundreds of Pencils by Studio Markunpoika | Colossal

<p>Amalgamated is a new series of vessels by studio markunpoika constructed from assembled pencils. Taking advantage of the pencil’s unique hexagon …

Architizer

Add The Ocean-Inspired Iniala Beach House To Your Bucket List

If you’re in the market for a new exotic beach locale to fall in love with, look no further than the Thailand’s Iniala Beach House. Located in …

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Sculptural Oak Sofa Table Inspiring Daily Balance by Sandro Lopez

<b>Sandro Lopez</b> sent us images depicting the sculptural <b>Oak Sofa Table</b>, an elegant project unveiled at Milan Design Week 2014. Its sturdy and curving …

Wood Shop tricks

Sleek Furniture Pieces by Paco Camús: SHARON & DENISE

Designer <b>Paco Camús</b> completed the design of two sleek furniture pieces developed for Italian brand ALTERNATIVE (by Mobil Fresno Group). The first …

Elegant Eco-Friendly Appleton Residence in Venice, California

A residential project designed by Minarc has recently caught our attention. <b>Appleton</b> is an elegant eco-friendly home with an uncluttered interior, …

House LS by dmvA

dmvA have designed a contemporary renovation of an existing house, located near Brussels, Belgium.<p>From the architects<p>Concept : ‘Missing link’<p>The …

10 Luxurious Ways to Decorate with Travertine in your Interiors

In your home the materials that make up your surroundings are those that captivate you and help you love your home. Travertine is one of those …

Handcrafted Furniture by Jeff Martin Joinery

Vancouver-based Jeff Martin began by building wooden surfboards. After his future wife suggested he build some furniture for their house, he took the …

Furniture

Five Minute Guide: Glue-Ups

Asa Christiana and Ed Pirnik<p>No matter how much time a woodworker spends crafting raw wood into beautifully shaped furniture components, the final …

Rassen Chopsticks

Rassen chopsticks by Japan's Nendo and Hashikura Matsukan are a pair of chopsticks as a single unit, which can be separated into two for eating. The …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Cutting Boards for Accolades and Profit

Here's a question for you! How many cutting boards do you have in your house RIGHT NOW? I'll be you have at least 2 and many of you will have 3 or 4. …

Eclectic London Apartment with an Exuberant Color Palette

This three-bedroom apartment overlooks London’s posh Cleveland Square and on occasion it can be rented out for periods of time through Domus Nova. …

Interior Design

Production Methods: Old School Wood Manufacturing Jigs and Fixtures in Hungary

At eight-minutes-plus, this production methods video is longer than the average internet denizen's 2.5-minute attention span, but anyone who makes …

Woodworking

Hypnotic Wall Art by Marie José Gustave

Montreal-based artist Marie José Gustave has created Hypnotic, a piece of wall art made from rolled cardboard.<p>About the artist<p>Marie José Gustave has …

21 Brilliant Camping Hacks to Make your Life Easy

Camping is a wonderful adventure, unless you are riddled with bugs, cold, wet or hungry. So here are some easy tips to ensure that your camping trip …

Geometric Minimalism: The Fascinating 3P Clock by Robocut Studio

Here at <b>Freshome</b> we like discovering new ways to innovate the home you live in, such is also the case of geometric minimalism. From elegant elements …

Multipurpose Creative Space in Tokyo by Kengo Kuma and Associates

<b>Shun*Shoku Lounge,</b> a multipurpose creative space, was recently completed by Kengo Kuma and Associates in Tokyo, Japan. The 1000 square foot creative …

Heritage-Listed Venue with Modern Additions in Maylands, Australia

The Australian architecture studio, Jonathan Lake Architects remodelled this heritage-listed venue in Maylands, Australia, adding a sense of …

Store Away Unwanted iPhone and iPad Cables: Stage Charging Shelf

Dutch based furniture brand <b>Spell</b> launched their latest creation, the <b>Stage charging shelf</b>, an interactive unit acting as a meeting place for all your …

Soft and Organic Design: Textural Concrete Tiles with Flowery Motifs

<b>Textural concrete tiles</b> can be adapted to various creative design concepts. Looking for a new way to innovate your house? Why not try the soft …