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Knitted Stools

I simply love the knitted stools by designer Claire-Anne O’Brien. Crafted from sculpted wool, their appeal is truly timeless as they combine the ancient craft of knitting with functional pieces of furniture. The stools are available in a variety of shapes, heights and colors and are the perfect solution if you want to add a splash of color and texture to your living room. Continue reading

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Tiny Apartment Makeover

In this tiny, 35 sq.m. Parisian apartment, Éléonore Bridge’s creative talents shine through. When she purchased the apartment, it did not fill her needs, tastes, or lifestyle. So she stripped it down to its beautiful bones and started from scratch. The bedroom now lies at the back interior wall and the bath now is street-side so she has a window there. Open living, cooking, working, and entertaining span the length of the space between. Continue reading

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Wilson Napa Residence

Prefabricated homes are, to my delight, becoming more and more mainstream. That means that service, quality, and design must rise to new heights for manufacturer’s to be competitive. Stillwater dwellings excel in these areas and won the loyalty of a San Francisco marketing executive. Continue reading

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Papertrophy

It is quite safe to say that the charm of real animal mounts has thankfully worn off. However, when the mounts are made from paper, they have an almost magical appeal. Berlin-based designer Dr. Holger Hoffmann has created a series of colorful wall mounts and free-standing statues made from environmentally friendly paper. The figures have a minimalist cubist design which gives them a chic modern look. Aside from their appealing style, Papertrophy invites you to be part of the production and to assemble the figures. Continue reading

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Biblioteca Wallpaper

Art aficionados and book lovers unite! Artist Ekaterina Panikanova’s creations on books bring the history and lives of their readers in to your home. The accomplished fine artist continues their story by embracing the volumes’ wear and tear. Book owners’ personalities are revealed in their notes, underlines, and dog-eared pages. It is here that she begins her paintings on the books perhaps illustrating the reader, the story, or her personal interpretation. Continue reading

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Valley House

Plan Bureau architects conceptualized a home that brings the mountains to the valley. Inspired by the unpredictable and irregular mountain peaks and valleys, this is an original and powerful approach. A small square foot print defines the ground floor living spaces. This lower cube acts as a pedestal for the rectangular plan forms of the bedrooms above. Continue reading

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Titanfall R.A.T. 3 Mouse

The Titanfall R.A.T 3 Mouse is the latest scream in the gaming world. It has an advanced optical sensor and programmable features that let you stay miles ahead of the competition. The Titanfall R.A.T also has a killer design and looks like it just stepped off a fast track car race or the movie Mad Max. It has bold orange, white and grey prints and from the top it has cutouts that let you look inside the ‘engine’. Continue reading

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Toy Management House

Learn refreshing new lessons in transforming an urban apartment in to a home for a family with children. This story does not end up as you imagine with the family succumbing to the needs and stuff of kids and retreating to the suburbs for more room. Continue reading

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Convent de Sant Francesc

There is no denying the controversial qualities of this modern intervention of a 1700s convent in Santpedor, Spain. Some will desire a full restoration of the church, the only remaining element of the former convent complex. Some will say its merits are gone and what remains are not worth saving. Some, like David Closes arquitecte, embrace the undeniable artistry and history of an ancient time. Continue reading

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Customize-It Project Trestle Desk

It is easy to fall in love with a great desk. The kind of desk that gives you enough space to work on, organize your papers and store your stuff. The Customize-It Project Trestle Desk does all this and more. Best of all, the desk looks great. It has a modern yet warm feel to it and is available in Simply White or Rich Tuscan stain (dark wood). Continue reading