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Step into a captivating restored stone house in the Italian countryside

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Nico van der Meulen Architects has renovated this stunning historic stone house that overlooks a forested Umbrian Valley, a region situated in central Italy. Entitled ‘House Cicaleto’ — a renovation of a 12th-century watch tower that was extended and reformed over time, a palimpsest of users, functions, and meaning, to create a dwelling set among the rolling […]

This modern desert house gets an awe-inspiring update in Arizona

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An existing 1970s house was completely transformed by The Ranch Mine into a spectacular modern desert house located in Paradise Valley, Arizona. Prior to the renovation, the original home could only be described as dark and dingy with low ceilings. The architects devised an addition to this home that ran parallel to the existing structure. […]

A modern yet welcoming house with downtown Austin skyline views

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This modern yet welcoming house was designed by Cornerstone Architects in collaboration with Martha O’Hara Interiors, located in West Lake Hills, a suburb of Austin, Texas. Created for a family of six, this dwelling was constructed on a lot located right next to the house they used to live in, a spot that truly felt like home. The […]

Lake Austin home is reimagined into a beautiful organic modern retreat

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Award-winning design firm Ashby Collective has recently renovated and rebuilt this lake house retreat to 4,630 square feet, nestled on the beautiful Lake Austin in Texas. Interior designer Michele Lorenz provided a “modern organic” design esthetic with custom-made furnishings, easy-going fabrics, with golden hour lake views from every room. Homeowners, Angie and Todd Brinkmeyer purchased this lakefront property […]