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House Plans Under 50 Square Meters: 26 More Helpful Examples of Small-Scale Living

Designing the interior of an apartment when you have very little space to work with is certainly a challenge. We all know that a home should be as …

Architecture

Hikari House / Pranala Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Hikari House is a residential project located in Bandung, Indonesia. In a house where people lives and …

Architecture

Todo lo que Disney enseñó (mal) a las niñas, en un poema

Este verso de la poeta valenciana Marta Fornes es muy irónico: "Qué gran maestro fuiste, Walt Disney".<p>Forma parte de un poema que la artista de 26 …

Universal Design and Accessibility Manuals from Latin America and Spain

Last year we shared a guide to the United States' ADA Standards for Accessible Design. Given the article's success and the diversity of our audience, …

Orchids and Ladders / SERRANO+BAQUERO Arquitectos

<b>The Orchid</b><br>At the beginning of 2016 florist ‘Caladium’ was forced to replace its pavement in order to undertake works in the sanitation of the …

Rural House Renovation in Zhoushan / Evolution Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> 70% of the houses in a village sitting on one of the Zhoushan Islands are hollow, but the stone …

Why Open-Plan Offices Don't Work (And Some Alternatives That Do)

<i>This article was originally published by Amar Singh on Medium titled "You're working in the wrong place."</i><p>At my most recent job, I did all of my best …

Gallery of Haus am Hörmannweg / Architect Daniel Ellecosta - 3

Image 3 of 13 from gallery of Haus am Hörmannweg / Architect Daniel Ellecosta. Photograph by Gustav Willeit

Architecture

B14

B14 is a villa on the southern periphery of a mature neighborhood, which borders a lava field and possesses unrestricted views of the Bláfjöll mountain ridge. Built on the site of the client's previous home, the architects used crushed concrete from the former dwelling to create the new foundation.

Why Is Car Parking So Ubiquitous in the US? This Video Explains Everything

The next time you're cursing the price of a city parking meter, think instead about the high cost of free, off-street parking in terms of the urban …

Glass and Timber Extension Revamps 18th Century Farmstead in UK

Set in the confines of Dartmoor National Park, United Kingdom, the <b>West Yard Farm</b> in its latest avatar is a wonderful blend of the old and the new. …

6 Timeless Details Using Stone

Stone is elemental to our built world. It is one of the oldest (if not the oldest) materials used in man-made habitats. The sense of timelessness in …

The secret hair colouring trend celebs don’t want you to know about

Because it's so natural, you wouldn't even guess it's been dyed. Magic.<p><i>Words by Lexxi Davis</i><p>The latest hair trend that’s secretly becoming a favourite …

5 Moves That Will Sculpt Your Booty

There's just something so satisfying about butt exercises. If you're doing them right, you'll be reminded of your hard work with every step you take …

Workouts

Trend Alert: 14 Integrated Marble Kitchen Sinks

There’s something inherently luxurious about an integrated sink (no grime-filled seams to agonize over), especially when carved from marble. Here are …

An Airy Laundry Room Makeover Designed for Style and Function

Kriste Michelini and architect Steve Grote transformed a misused garage into a multipurpose family hub<p>When a family with two teenage boys began feeling growing pains in their 1951 California ranch house, they started thinking about ways to make their space more functional. So they zeroed in on the …

Gallery of 50 Impressive Details Using Wood - 55

Image 55 of 251 from gallery of 50 Impressive Details Using Wood. via © WHALE!

15 of the world’s most beautiful train stations

This global survey of transit hubs will make you regret your next flight<p>Travelers coping with increased delays and security lines and downright bad airport design often wish for a return to the golden age of air travel, when luxurious service, spacious cabins, and a more carefree attitude were the …

Is Wallpaper in the Bathroom the Next Big Design Trend?

If you’re in need of some color, texture, or just a little bit of fun, embrace this favorite design material in an unexpected room<p>Experts agree that wallpaper in the living room, dining room, and bedroom is a definite design do, but what about the bath? The truth is that while there is plenty to …

Scientists 'REVERSE' menopause: Women who'd not had a period in five years are now menstruating again after their ovaries were rejuvenated

Scientists claim to to have effectively reversed the menopause by 'rejuvenating' women's ovaries.<p>The Greek team say the technique enabled women to …

Women's Health

Avant-Garde Ruralation Library / AZL Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in Daijiashan Village,Eshan She Nationality Township of Tonglu, Zhejiang Province, the …

Mid-Century Modern America: 10 Classic Houses for the Ages - Interior Design Inspirations

Icons of midcentury modern design by the likes of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright, Eero Saarinen and Marcel Breuer still stand across …

Architecture

Peraleda House / Losada García

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Peraleda House is a comprehensive rebuild, keeping part of the original walls of the existing house and …

El olor de la lluvia sobre la tierra seca y otras 28 cosas que no sabías que tenían nombre

Hasta ahora, cada vez que te ponías a coser botones clavabas las agujas que no utilizabas en lo que tú llamabas “cojincico” o “la cosa esa de las …

'Operación bikini': cómo adelgazar de forma saludable

El pasar hambre se va a acabar. En ZEN sólo creemos en una dieta, la de las maravillas: menos sillón y más zapatillas. Por eso, os proponemos un plan …

These Are the Scents Royals Love

The storied fragrances that reign supreme among the royal set.<p>Princess Grace had a custom fragrance blended for her wedding, while Kate Middleton chose a pretty floral by a little-known perfume house.

Tres novelas gráficas recomendadas

Richard Mcguire / AquíHace poco hablamos de la ausencia de diálogos en un gran número de cómics -con motivo de la edición de ‘Un océano de amor’ de …

73 Bob and Lob Hairstyles That Will Make You Want Short Hair

Short-haired girls, this one’s for you! Contrary to popular belief, long-haired ladies don’t have all the fun (or was it blondes?). Sure, longer locks give us license to rock some pretty intricate braided hairstyles, but the beauty of short hair is the fact that you can have your cake and eat it …

Hairstyling

Style & Grooming Archives | The Art of Manliness

Meyou: Classy Furniture for Discerning Cat

People keep asking us about designing a litter box and a cat tree and we would like to answer that we already have the concepts but we were not able …