Bang Bang Pegboard

Welcome to the world of the Bang Bang Pegboard, where life just became a little more simple. This wall-mounted shelving system, by George & Willy, is good for busy moms on the go wishing they had an adjustable shelving solution, the handyman of the house looking for easy storage options, or kids and/or teens who need added incentive to keep their toys and clothes off the floor in an organized manner (you’re welcome parents!). Continue reading


Just Be Apartments

Luxury apartments rarely enjoy such a playful sense of place. Just BE is an incubation project by Arqmov Workshop, situated in the Colonia Condesa neighborhood in Mexico City – and area well known for its social identity and thriving nightlife. The designers incorporated these cultural undertones with a contemporary structure that isn’t afraid to also embrace a more traditional Mexican vernacular. Continue reading


Flat 49

What happens when you take a small bachelor pad located in the Ukraine and combine it with talented designers? Why, Flat 49 of course! This compact living space is now fueled by multiple shades of grey, and enough masculine energy throughout to grow a beard upon entering. Continue reading


Fredgaard Penthouse

This small penthouse loft makes me want to shout Timberrrrrrrrr! in the most endearing way. Between the timber pillars, the whitewashed ‘drift wood’ style flooring, and the wood laden rooftop patio, this penthouse is essentially a really elegant tree within a house. Continue reading


Garden Void House

The Garden Void House isn’t your typical suburban mini-mansion. Toronto based firm Alva Roy Architects saw to that when they designed a contemporary two story marvel in architectural composition and interior organization. Named for a vertically punched void containing a thriving garden, this house isn’t short on “wow” moments. From the second it’s visually demanding front facade grips your eye, it’s a lesson in how to do residential architecture right. Continue reading


Jessica Helgerson Interior Design HQ

Welcome to, well – the coolest office EVER, and I’m not even stretching the truth! Indeed, the headquarters of Jessica Helgerson Interior Design is a splendor to behold – situated in Portland’s Old Town, this 1872 original Railway Building is bursting with brick walls – which, I’m fairly certain, one could huff and puff and never blows down. Continue reading


Lost Utopias

What started as a Kickstarter project turned into one of the top 50 photo books of 2016 by American Photo. Photographer Jade Doskow set out to capture post-utopian World’s Fair monuments – you might know some of them as the Eiffel Tower, Seattle’s Space Needle, New York’s Unisphere, San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts, and Safdie’s Habitat in Montréal. Continue reading

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Ile Blanche Residence

Ile Blanche Residence is the epitome of clean lines, fresh concepts and the functional use of space – all wrapped in modern beauty. Courtesy of the signature styling of APPAREIL architecture, this newly developed Montreal firm took on the challenge of updating this local family home, and created near – dare I say – divinity?! Continue reading


Mt. Martha Residence

We’ve seen plenty of prefabricated structures that go to great lengths to shed any and all evidence they were built assembly-line style in some far away warehouse. Some designers shy away from the inherent aesthetic of building modules that must be fit on the back of a flatbed truck. In steps this unique home in Melbourne, Australia, by Modscape. They’re not only not hiding the modular nature of their design, they are screaming PREFAB in the faces of anyone close enough for a visual whiff of what they’ve created. And it’s awesome. Continue reading


Charming 20th Century Apartment

This Charming 20th Century apartment has a foot-loose-and-fancy-free type of air to it, and sets the stage by taking a step into the mid-century side with parquet wood flooring – an original element within the apartment. Continue reading