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Windows That Morph Into Balconies at the Push of a Button

Design by HofmanDujardin<p>Dutch Architecture and design studio HofmanDujardin have developed an innovative window that morphs into a balcony at the …

Top 10

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

Italy

Amazon Echo is a sleeper hit, and the rest of America is about find out about it for the first time

It was a weird surprise when Amazon unveiled Echo, an internet-connected speaker that listens and talks, in late 2014.<p>Amazon’s track record creating hardware had been inconsistent. While the Kindle e-reader was a long-time success and its Fire TV streaming media device was looking good, the …

Automation

Chuck Choi on Dwell

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Home Tours

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How Tom Dixon Designed The World’s “Most Exclusive” Speakeasy

Himitsu channels ’70s opulence—with a twist.<p>With its moody lighting, gilded copper bar, suede chairs, leather banquette, and Baccarat Crystal stemware, Himitsu seems like it was plucked from the 1970s. In other ways, though, it is very much of the 21st century: to snag a reservation for the 60-seat …

Interior Design

A 269 Square Foot Cottage on Wheels

I’m completely intrigued by the idea of living small – getting rid of all the excess, scaling back to what’s most important. I like the idea even …

LED Lighting

The Hopetoun Avenue House by B.E Architecture

Hopetoun Avenue – The renovation of a home in Vaucluse, a suburb of Sydney, Australia.<p>The team of B.E Architecture designed the Hopetoun Avenue …

Sydney

The Sprecher Home at Hangklip, South Africa by SAOTA

Sprecher, a beautiful home located at Hangklip, South Africa – Architecture by SAOTA (Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects).<p>Architect Stefan …

Architecture

Baan Moom House in Bangkok, Thailand by Integrated Field

Modern Architecture – The Baan Moom House.<p>The Baan Moom house in Bangkok, Thailand was designed by Integrated Field. This 3 storey family house …

Best of Bathroom Concepts in 2013

When you got you go…you got to go! But after you’re done and take stock of your environment, then it really sinks in, are you using a classy bathroom …

The House Hafner by Hornung and Jacobi Architecture

Outstanding Architecture Design.<p>Extravagant architecture design meets modern lifestyle as well as functionality. The Hamburg, Germany based …

Architecture

Best of Transportation Design in 2013

It’s that time of the year when we sit back, relax and reflect on the year gone by. 2014 is fast approaching and here is a quick recap of the Ten …

Best of Watch Concepts in 2013

It was the year of the iWatch and then some! Three innovative approaches to the fabled watch from the house of Apple; with similar yet distinct …

Compact Home Designed for Breathtaking Views of the Alps

Overlooking some of the best mountain views in Austria, this 45-square-meter house designed by Peter Jungmann is a fully-furnished and functional home set on a hillside in the village of Nussdorf just outside of Vienna. Playfully taking its name from a combination of the words ‘UFO' and ‘Vogel,' …

Architecture