Glass Igloo Village Hotel in Finland

February 15, 2012

With the winter season finally in full affect, it’s a great time to think about taking a scenic vacation to the Glass Igloo Village in Finland. Quite possibly the most breathtaking winter wonderland, this place houses you in glass domes that lie right beneath the stars.

The Igloo Village of Hotel…


Working From Home Never Looked So Pro

February 10, 2012

Just because you work from home doesn’t mean you should be lying on the couch in your pj’s til noon. Sure, it can also mean that—no judging—for some professions fuzzy slippers just don’t count as proper work attire, whether you commute to an office or to your dining room table….


BM Children’s Furniture

February 3, 2012

Spanish company BM makes some of the coolest furniture for babies all the way through young adults. Their original designs are made for all types of young people and will grow with the child through the years until you’re practically married. The pieces have clean, modern lines and can be…


Pallets office by Most Architecture

February 1, 2012

Dutch Most Architecture were commissioned by amsterdam company brandbase to design a temporary space for their new office location. the client wished to furnish the space with recycable material which gave the architects the idea to use pallets.

The pallet structure is designed in such a way that besides being merely…


Wind-Dyed House by Kazuhiko Kishimoto

January 26, 2012

Japanese architect Kazuhiko Kishimoto, of architecture firm acaa, designed the Wind-Dyed House overlooking the ocean on a cliff in Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan. The structure becomes almost embedded in the terrain because of the low-lying nature of the house, which also allows for the least amount of impact on the environment.



Barcelona Apartment by YLAB Arquitectos

January 23, 2012

Barcelona-based firm YLAB Arquitectos designed the interiors of this 1,400-square-foot apartment in the heart of Barcelona’s Gothic quarter. The young owner requested a peaceful environment for personal use, but one that could be easily transformed into a social gathering space. The interior is pared down, but warm, thanks to the…


Fuse-atelier is at it again with a beautiful new project — House in Abiko

January 18, 2012

Fuse-atelier is at it again with a beautiful new project — House in Abiko — located in Abiko, Japan. The 80-square-meter residence is a concrete monolith, a request made by the clients themselves. The building sits on a soft foundation that required the use of stakes to support the concrete…


Pod Space

December 29, 2011

Pod space provides flexible living and working studios for your outdoor space……See more Here…



December 18, 2011


73rd Street Penthouse by Turett Collaborative Architects

December 15, 2011

Turett Collaborative Architects, the architecture firm that designed the condo with a steel slide in the East Village, has recently completed another innovative space, this one a triplex penthouse on the Upper East Side. A spokesperson for the firm tells us “the attention to detail on this [project] is unusually…

24 hours in Dubai

November 16, 2011

A 24 hour timelapse of Downtown Dubai, starting at 4am local time on 11/11/11…


Mansueto Library

November 15, 2011

Impressive from top to bottom, the recently completed library at UChicago includes a 3.5 million book automated storage and retrieval system that gets a requested book to the requester within minutes via robotic cranes. See more on collabcubed….


Tianjin West Railway Station

November 11, 2011

Construction for the ‘tianjin west railway station’ by hamburg-based gmp architekten has recently completed in tianjin, china. positioned 130 kilometers southwest of beijing, this hub will become a new stop on the high speed line between the capital city and shanghai in addition to providing connections to the regional and…



November 5, 2011

The Archiquarium (and the Archiquarium II) is a seriously stylish fish tank.

Made by Swedish manufacturer Akvarie-Leasing in collaboration with Orrefors Glass Factory and designed by Karl-Oskar Ankarberg from Karl-Oskar Designstudio, this aquarium is for serious modern architecture lovers. The table is made from ash and the aquarium in 8-mm glass…


20 Beautiful Entertainment Room Ideas

November 2, 2011

Entertainment rooms are now the norm in many houses. Making it look good however is another thing. An entertainment room will probably the room where you spend most of your time at home so why wouldn’t you want it looking good. Here are 20 beautiful examples of entertainment rooms to…


Spaceport America

October 21, 2011

Need to get from London to Australia in three hours? Billionaire and Virgin Founder Richard Branson is getting closer to bringing “sub-orbital” travel to reality with the opening of Spaceport America, the home of Virgin Galactic. Located in New Mexico and resembling a set that looks like it came straight…


Skype’s Modern Palo Alto Office

March 22, 2011

Skype recently hired architecture and interior design firm Blitz to renovate their current 54,000 sq ft space in Palo Alto. Their primary goal was to create a world-class office that would differentiate themselves from their Bay Area competitors. Ultimately, they want to recruit the best talent in the field.

The new…


BendDesk, The office of the future

December 10, 2010

BendDesk has multi-touch desk environment that seamlessly combine has vertical and has horizontal surfaces with has curve into one broad interactive workspace. This workspace edge Be used to content display any digital like documents, photographs, gold videos. Multi-touch technology allows to use to interact with the entire surface using direct…


Staircase by Danny Kuo

December 2, 2010

Danny Kuo is the designer behind this fantastic staircase shelfing system which tries to focus on flexibility and adaptability. As Ms. Kuo puts it herself:

‘The most efficient way to build is vertically. Building vertically saves space as it uses minimal ground square meters. When it comes to interior design, the…



November 9, 2010

McBride Charles Ryan have completed a new residence in Australia that is a brilliant work of sculptural architecture. The Letterbox House continues MCR’s focus on subtractive design and the results are fine. More at TheCoolist….



November 8, 2010

This facade changes continuously; each day, each hour shows a new “face” – the facade is turning into a dynamic sculpture. …


Etsy Headquarters NYC

October 8, 2010



Denmark’s Wave Building Is the Camel’s Humps

September 21, 2010

The architects of this “Wave” building in Denmark describe it as resembling waves during the day, and mountains in the evenings.

Whatever it looks like, it’s just won a LEAF award for residential building of the year—which must be pleasing for its 140 apartments’ tenants….


Digital Orca

July 28, 2010

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