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An urban loft respecting its unique history in Barcelona

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Inherited from the grandparents of the current owners, a family of four embarked on a journey to transform this 120 year old loft space into a modernized structure with historical references. Located in Horta, a district of Barcelona, Spain, the owners, who are in the fashion and design industry, took on the project themselves. The […]

Contemporary courtyard cottage infused with elegance in Maine

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This elegant home was designed for a family with special needs by Nicolas’s Home, located in the private wooded community of Maeve’s Way, in Cumberland Foreside, Maine. The courtyard entrance defines the house. Main living spaces are to the left, the indoor pool straight ahead, and office, therapy room and guest quarters to the right. A subtle […]

Spectacular glass and concrete home melds into the hillside

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Designed by Walker Workshop, this beautiful Oak Pass residence melds into the hillside landscape of 3.5 acres in Beverly Hills, a city in Los Angles County, California. The site plays host to 130 oak trees, where the home was designed to blend into the terrain while at the same time offering breathtaking views. The house […]

Romantic Spanish style villa in Beverly Hills

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Romantic and extremely charming, this Spanish style villa has been newly renovated with lots of stylish features, located on a private street in Beverly Hills, California. Exuding the warmth and sophistication of of California living, this wonderful home dates back to 1927, offering comfortable interiors and cozy exterior living spaces. The villa is centered around […]

Imposing compound surrounded by mountains in Methow Valley

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Studhorse Residence was designed as a four season family retreat by Olson Kundig Architects, situated in the remote Methow Valley, in Winthrop, Washington. Nestled in the North Cascades, the home is comprised of steel and reclaimed barn wood. The home was built with the client’s desire to experience and interact with the surrounding landscape. The compound consists […]

Delightful features in sustainably designed Hover house in Australia

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Hover house is a re-imagined single dwelling courtyard on a rear battle-axe block designed by Bower Architecture, located in beachside Mt. Martha, Victoria, Australia. The project brief was for a tranquil, sustainable and private home filled with natural light, warmth and texture. As privacy and outlook were limited the concept sought to create a captivating internal focus […]

Renovation of a mid-century modern Eichler home in California

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Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects and Flegel’s Construction recently completed a beautiful and insightful remodel of a classic Eichler home, located in Palo Alto, California. This single family home offers 1,712 square feet of living space, with three bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, situated in the heart of the Silicon Valley. Emphasizing indoor-outdoor living, the architects expanded on the original walls of glass […]

Modern Ukrainian home where simplicity, coziness and harmony prevail

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 Buddy’s House is a striking modern property recently completed in 2014 by architect Sergey Makhnoa, located in Gorenichi village, in the Kiev Oblast of central Ukraine. Comprised of 2,529 square feet (235 square meters) of living space, this home creates a unique environment where simplicity, coziness and harmony are fused together in a modern shell. Description from the architect: […]

Vibrant home abounding in light and color: Library House in India

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The Library House is a vibrant home designed to be a peaceful oasis for a family of three by Khosla Associates, located in Bangalore, India. The architects were asked to create a relatively small program for a three bedroom house within a large 13,000 square foot plot of land. Description from the architects: The brief for this house was […]

Timeless home connected to natural beauty of the site in Woodside

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Mountain Wood Residence is comprised of separate buildings arranged to create a variety of indoor outdoor spaces designed by Walker Warner Architects, located in the small rural town of Woodside, California. The home embodies the San Francisco firm’s belief that architecture should be expressive, timeless, and always united with the natural beauty of the site. The beautiful interiors […]