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Ranch Re-Visioning

The Ranch Re-Visioning project is a sprawling space boasting of 3000 square feet that is set in Cumberland, Maine, and houses a family of 3 quite comfortably.
With 1.1 acres at their disposal, the vision for this re-visioning was to capitalize on the beauty of the outdoors, and make the homes’ exterior reflect what waits within the interior. Tranquil timeless elegance. Which is exactly what the Fine Line Construction team delivered, and what the interior design team at Urban Dwellings capitalized on also. Continue reading

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Spahaus and Trihaus

The architects at YH2 did a marvelous job in creating these sleek spaces set in the wooded banks of Lake Superior; a short 90 minute drive from the Canadian city of Montreal, Quebec. YH2 definitely had their work cut out for them redesigning these contemporary holiday homes, but the result offers a variety of dwellings targeted towards homeowners who are looking to separate themselves from an urban lifestyle, and dine on the hardy depths of design and architecture these homes envelope. Continue reading

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H67 Apartment Remodel

Modern meets marvelous in this H67 Apartment Remodel by Studio Practice. Originally designed by Moshe Safdie for the 1967 World Exposition in Montreal, the iconic Habitat 67 is a beautifully composed apartment building, comprised of prefabricated cube-style dwellings, that offer those who call this haven home, a chic space to cohabitate within, with an outdoor terrace delivering nature to their doorstep. Continue reading

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Boro Hotel

The Boro Hotel offers stylish boutique accommodations for those who find themselves in the illustrious Dutch Kills neighborhood, within the Long Island, NY district. And as a “borough” of Queens, the name itself was intended to reflect exactly that: a “Boro”! As a city known for not playing shy about being “the greatest” in every regard, this hotel is no exception to such a proclamation. Continue reading

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Scandinavian Apartment

Who knew that a ‘somewhat’ monochromatic interior could meet a ‘somewhat’ minimalistic space in the middle ground known as perfection? Clearly the designers knew exactly their intent! Expertly designed by Image Box Studios out of New Delhi, India, this Scandinavian Apartment has beautiful original features such as a brick wall painted the perfect shade of white, along with white plank flooring with just a splash of sheen, a duo of white couches, and a variety of art happily strewn amidst the room. Continue reading

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Residence Nguyen

Atelier Modern design firm managed to wow once again with this Montreal, Canada construct. Set in motion by a young couple ready to undergo the makings of a family, this project began under such an understanding, and took shape with the recognition that any growing family needs space that is adaptable to every stage of life. Once the stage was set, it was time for Atelier Modern to set the tone, and so they did! Continue reading

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Apartment A+

This apartment happened upon us without a name or location by which to associate it, but we felt it was well deserving of both recognition and a title. Thus we have named this project Apartment A+. Top letter grade, perfect sense! In fact, the entire apartment appears to make perfect sense. From the uniformity of the leather white walls, to the cozy corner fireplace, to the statement piece bookshelf in turquoise …everything has its place and is perfectly placed. Continue reading

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Sviezia Kava Coffee Shop

Coffee shop culture has quickly become a booming industry in our current milenium. From self-employed seat warmers frequenting their local coffee house, to gatherings of both the young and old alike, these bean-roasting, bevy serving, caffeine riddled coffee shops are buzzing with activity open to close. Šviežia Kava Coffee Shop is no exception to such activities. Designed by Giedraitis & Architects, it was adapted to its location on Vokieciy Street in Lithuania, one of the busiest streets in Vilnius old town, and is the go-to location to fill your travel mug with a local roast, or mingle with locals sipping on far-reaching favorites. Continue reading

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Congregation Residence

The Congregation Residence is yet another Montreal, Canada marvel courtesy of Naturehumaine Architecture Design. From the outside, amidst the crisp Canadian air, one might think this space held little appeal, but step inside and you will quickly appreciate the minimalist opulence that surrounds you. Continue reading

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Glencoe Residence

Naturehumaine Architecture Design managed to take a retro 1950’s single family house, and turn it into a 21st century home. By opening up the space with an entire wall comprised of translucent pivoting panels, they delivered diversity within this dwelling, and also created an added design element between the main living area and the kitchen. Continue reading