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Upscale Condos for Bees

Snøhetta, an integrated design firm of architecture, landscape, interiors, furniture, graphic and brand design, with offices in Oslo, Norway, and New York has created an upscale condo for beehives “Bees are an important part of our Ecosystem, so why not design a place for them to live in our cities”  creating a honeycomb inspired dwelling that sits on top […]

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Tree House

This Singapore condominium Tree House, has won the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest vertical garden. The project was developed by the City Developments Limited, and measures 24,638.59-square-feet and promising to save about $500,000 in energy and water annually.  Other features of the condominium include heat-reducing windows and motion sensors that are placed at staircases to activate lights […]

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Secret Rooms for Kids…and Adults

Secret rooms we wish we had while growing up and even as adults…What do you think?

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Laser-Scanned Photoshoot

Check this out, London based studio ScanLAB has collaborated with fashion designer Vivienne Westwood to produce the first fashion shoot done with 3D laser scanners instead of cameras. How does this work? Well… ScanLab used an advanced terrestrial laser scanner to digitise both the models and the location to create high-resolution “point clouds” of data. 3D laser scanning can create detailed […]

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Monday Morning Photo(S) Sesame St. Edition

For Today’s Monday Morning Photo(S) we have a look at  Florida-based designer Andrew Bloomfield who has visualized a concept headquarters for popular children’s series Sesame Street.  As you walk in to the four-story office, visitors or employees will see a giant Sesame Street mural that decorates the lobby upon entering the building leading you through the space an  creating a […]

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Living in a Pyramid

This amazing pyramid house concept has been designed by Juan Carlos Ramos, an architect from Michoacan, Mexico. The house consists of glass walls allowing natural light that will brighten the interior of the house, perfect for a small family, with two bedrooms a living/dining and a very cool library on the top of the pyramid. […]

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Bus turned Pool House

This double decker bus was re-purposed as a backyard “pool house” This is the New Orleans home of artist Miranda Lake. The bus is a vintage Routemaster which she bought from a friend and describes as “one big shiny, giant happy pill you can actually get inside of.”  Its a bit creepy but it has some charm to […]

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The Most Creative Lamps

Lighting is a very important element in design, we have a list of some of the most creative lighting fixtures out there, add a fun light fixture to your next design project! The Cloud The Greenhouse Lamp Peel Wall Light Gummy Bear Chandelier Lumio: Portable Book-Shaped Light Ice Cream Cone Bulb Sockets Balloon Lamp Brain […]

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Remembering Robin Williams as “Mrs. Doubtfire”

Remembering Robin Williams… When you think of the 1993 comedy Mrs. Doubtfire, what comes to mind? Robin Williams dancing-vacuuming in drag inside that old Victorian home in San Francisco right?  Well as a tribute to the award winning actor/comedian, we decided to take you inside the beautiful house where the movie was filmed, the location is in […]

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Monday Morning Photo(s) 5th Ave. Edition

For today’s Monday Morning photos we have a look at the New York flagship store for fashion house Valentino designed by David Chipperfield Architects. David Chipperfield Architects has designed the 1,850-metre-square store for Valentino at the former Takashimaya Department Store at 693 Fifth Avenue, in a Postmodern building originally designed by architects John Burgee and Philip Johnson. “Valentino has identified […]

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