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Bird motifs dotted through monochrome Kiev apartment by Olena Yudina

Interior designer Olena Yudina used a monochrome colour palette for the redesign of this apartment in Kiev, adding glazed brick walls to every room …

Suspended Staircase Makes Steepness Chic & Comfortable

Steep enough to fit into small spaces, this unusual suspended staircase design features a system of open-frame stairs that hover above built-in …

Clever Ideas for Loft Beds

Sleeping space is adventurously tucked away in an alcove above the kitchen, accessible by a track ladder that slides...<p>When not in use as the headboard, the large redwood slab folds down to become a desk.<p>Of the seven steps in Michael Pozner’s not-quite-500-square-foot aerie in Greenwich Village, …

Greenwich Village

25 Tasteful Living Rooms [Visualized]

Smoking Hot Penthouse Interior Designs [Visualized]

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>As you relax in the sitting area, look above to see the industrial-inspired lighting fixture, which features abstract metal twisted and …

10 Small Space Design Secrets From Interior Decorators

<b>Small spaces</b> can be a challenge to decorate. The wrong color can feel claustrophobic, too much furniture can feel chaotic, and the wrong patterns …

Small 1950’s Building Hiding a Jewel Conversion Within: Le 205 by Atelier Moderno

A designer, his two sons, and their tireless terrier Winston share a small 1950’s building that stands rather unnoticed among its neighbors in the …

Ingeniously Versatile: REK Extending Coffee Table by Reinier de Jong Design [Video]

<b>REK extending coffee table</b> by <b>Reinier de Jong Design</b> is a flexible furniture piece available in two new versions: oak veneered and all-white. …

5 Kiev Apartments with Verdant Vertical Gardens and Other Natural Elements

• 1 |<p>The first apartment nestles a small wall garden in the living room, amongst industrial-style concrete slabs.<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The living room features a …

21 Cool Bedrooms for Clean and Simple Design Inspiration

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Design at Sketch<p>While you might not consider a fireplace in the bedroom to be a bastion of simplicity, plenty of negative space a …

Exquisite Wooden Bathtub Designs Imprinting a Unique Room Character

<b>Wooden bathtubs</b> are an excellent choice for a dream interior. Every bathtub in this collection by <b>Unique Wood Design</b> has its own unique character and …

Wearable Drone Flies off Your Wrist to Snap a Photo and Boomerangs Back

Drone technology is interesting enough by itself, but when you strap a camera on it, the pairing can yield some awe-inspiring results. We've recently seen what it can do in the first annual Dronestagram Photo Contest – how amazing are those images? Now, a team of engineers and scientists have …

Drones

Cubic Rubber Bands from Nendo

Sometimes a simple idea can be, well, genius. Take for instance these Cubic Rubber Bands from Nendo. Super simple, yet so smart. These …

SnapJet is the World’s First Open Source Instant Film Printer for Smartphones

Competition in the smartphone instant film printer industry is heating up. Companies like LifePrint and Fuji are tackling wireless mobile photo …

When Form Follows Fugly

I consider your average sinkside soap dish a design failure. They either have no drainage, leaving the bar to sit in a puddle of water that …

Clothesline Tube : Portable Clothes Drying Rack by Wagner Conz

Population growth is always constant and, consequently, the number of properties increases and their size decreases, as well as the rooms, therefore …

Bio-inspired Icebox

Frigido is a radical refrigerator that takes inspiration from our very own cardiovascular system! At the “heart” of the upright, circular design is a …

Memobottle, A Slim Water Bottle With a Rectangular Design Based on Common Paper Sizes

memobottle is as clever reusable water bottle with a slim rectangular design based on the dimensions of common paper sizes. The rectangular form …

iWash For Germ-free Hands

The unique thing about the iWash faucet is that it gives a visual representation of the bacteria and other germs present on our hands, which diminish …

Unbrella Turns The Umberlla’s Inside Out – Open Inside

Do you guys still remember Inverted Umbrella designed by Ilmo Ahn? Well, apparently, he’s not the only one who thought about the concept. Checkout</b> …

Industrial Design

With Its Diminutive, Ammunition-Designed Cube, Polaroid Moves into Low-Cost GoPro Territory

Once wielded by everyone from impatient partygoers to crime scene detectives to insurance inspectors, Polaroid used to be synonymous with instant …

Three Red Dot Award Winners that Keep it Simple and Doable

The Red Dot Awards winner's page is usually a fun look at some out-there ideas. But among this year's batch of winners, it's the …

FollowMe: A Portable, Rechargeable Lamp Easy to Carry Around

Launched at this year’s ICFF, the FollowMe lamp left us with a crush that we just had to revisit. From Marset, the Inma Bermúdez-designed lamp is not …

REK Extending Coffee Table by Reinier de Jong

Designer Reinier de Jong, known for expandable furniture, has put into production the REK expanding coffee table, the complement to his REK extending …

Creative Bedrooms that Any Teenager Will Love

• 1 |<br>• Designer: HQteam<p>This first room, a totally cool room for a teen boy, comes from the designers at HQteam.<p>2 |<br>• Designer: HQteam<p>The creative slats on …