Traditional Yet Modern Double-Height Loft in Canada by TheMACNABS

TheMACNABS designed this traditional yet modern 1,350 sq/ft loft in Vancouver, Canada. The residence includes 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a roof top patio, a secret door to a hidden office, and a fascinating view of Grouse Mountain. [via freshome]

 

Peculiar Yet Romantic Jewelry Design Composed of Real Flowers Enclosed in Mini Glass Orbs

Jewelry brand RubyRobin offers a unique design of jewelry composed of real flowers enclosed in mini glass orbs. Designer Khrystyna creatively encased real flower petals and dandelion seeds in miniature glass jars to make rings, pendant necklaces and earrings.   [via designtaxi]

 

Gorgeous Renovation of a Rural Home in Spain by Dom Arquitectura

Dom Arquitectura  renovated this historic home in La Cerdanya, Spain into a gorgeous rural residence. Description by Dom Arquitectura: The project is located in a small village in La Cerdanya. Located on the north valley side and facing south, the dense rural core is formed by about 20 houses, is surrounded by fields and meadows where agriculture and farming are the main activities. Breathtaking views of the Cadi in front [...]

 

Awesome Japanese Structure with Mirrored Façade by bandesign

Japanese firm bandesign built this fascinating structure with mirrored façade located in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Description by bandesign: A row of cherry trees is planted at an embankment at its basin, and many people visit this location during the cherry-blossom viewing season. There is Mirrors along the avenue. Taking advantage of this location, we intentionally made repeated refractions of the tree. In order to amplify the cherry two mirror walls [...]

 

Enchanting Rain Installation in Tokyo Composed of 65,000 Watch Base-Plates

The “Light is Time” magical installation in Tokyo was created by DGT Architects firm in collaboration with Japanese watchmaker CITIZEN. The artwork is composed of 65,000 watch base-plates hung on black thread inside a black room that make them look like shimmering golden raindrops. [via boredpanda]

 

Stunning Mar de Luz House in Peru by Oscar Gonzalez Moix

Architectural firm Oscar Gonzalez Moix designed the Mar de Luz House, a stunning residence in Paracus, Peru that covers a total living surface of 778 square meters. According to the architects:  “The premise in the development of this project was to always keep the views of the bay and the horizon present in every area of the house. We needed to place the program so that the spaces would connect visually, the transparency should [...]

 

Eye-Catching Saw-Roofed House with Circular Layout in California by William O’Brien Jr.

Architect William O’Brien Jr. designed this unique home with multi-peaked roof in Sonoma, California. Description by the architect: The Hendee-Borg House is a symmetrical saw-tooth roof house for two artists—a sculptor and a media artist—that includes a pair of large artist studios and an attenuated gallery space, in addition to a sequence of domestic spaces. The studio spaces are planometrically-mirrored about an east-west axis in order to facilitate distinct, natural lighting [...]

 

Gorgeous Northwest Harbor Home Between Freshwater Wetlands and a Tidal Estuary in New York by Bates Masi Architects

Bates Masi Architects designed this gorgeous home located in East Hampton, New York. The residence rests between freshwater wetlands and a tidal estuary that is six feet above sea level. Description by Bates Masi Architects: Straddling freshwater wetlands and a tidal estuary just six feet above sea level, this house’s site demands extraordinary sensitivity to environmental concerns. Local zoning restricts the structure’s maximum coverage and proximity to wetland areas, while [...]

 

Fascinating Visitor Center by Smith Vigeant Architects Located in Canada’s Mont-Tremblant National Park

Montreal-based Smith Vigeant Architects designed this fascinating Mont-Tremblant National Park Discovery Centre in Québec, Canada. Description by Smith Vigeant Architects: Given its pristine location in the heart of nature, the use of wood as the primary material facilitated the harmonious insertion of the building into the unspoiled setting. To achieve this, a wide variety of wood species were used on both the exterior and interior, reinterpreting the site’s richness in [...]

 

Hilarious Illustrations of Real Movie Typos by Austin Light

Writer, illustrator and designer Austin Light has come up with a unique collection of real movie title typos he encountered on Reddit last October and turned them into funny illustrations. Finding Emo Obocop  Pup Fiction The Fat and the Furious Beauty and the Beat Dive  Harry Otter Rave Alen Ad Max Pollo 13 T. Lord of the Rigs The Princess and the Fro Twilight: New Moo  Scram Man on Fir [...]