Princely Penthouse in Downtown Montréal  by René Desjardins

Distinguished firm Gestion René Desjardins designed the interior of a princely penthouse located in downtown Montreal, Quebec. Completed in 2008, this lavish 3,300 square foot apartment overlooks dramatic city skyline and nightscapes. Penthouse in Downtown Montréal  by René Desjardins: The client, after spending many years in a large home on Ile-des-Sœurs, had taken an apartment with a panoramic view of downtown Montreal, Mount Royal and the St. Lawrence River. From […]


Unique Interior Goodness of the Riviera Home by Geometrix Design

Russian architecture studio Geometrix Design helmed the interior design of the Kutuzovskaya Riviera home in one of Moscow’s elite apartment buildings. This 1,507 square foot glamorous and cozy single family residence was completed in 2012.   Kutuzovskaya Riviera Apartment Interior by Geometrix Design: Home is warmth and family, that’s what architects of Geometrix Design Studio kept in mind while working out the home-like design of the interior. Warm colors, wood, and stone make […]


Chic Rethinking of a Condominium Suite

In 2011, Kariouk Associates completed the re-development of a developer’s model condominium suite located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. This 850 square-foot apartment condominium has an open plan with rooms smartly separated by elliptical enclosure of existing columns.     Redeveloper Apartment by Kariouk Associates: Design Challenge: This project called for the rethinking of an 850 square-foot apartment on the seventeenth floor of a new condominium building in the city’s downtown core. The slogan employed […]


Reinvented Parisian Loft Inspired by Greenhouse Design

Grégoire De Lafforest designed the reinvention of Rue Voltaire residence located in Paris, France. This 2-bedroom apartment features a modular greenhouse kitchen beside the combined living and dining area, all under a skylight. This 103 square meter apartment was completed in 2012. Photos by Grégoire De Lafforest


Daintily Attractive Duplex in Sweden

Located in Strandvägen, Stockholm, Sweden, this attractive maisonette duplex has classic turn of the century details intermingled with modern floor plan and loft character. The lavish interior of this 168 square meter residence include a spacious dining area, a beautiful kitchen, 4 sleek bedrooms and 2 modern bathrooms. Listed on Lagerlings.


Föhr House by Francesco Di Gregorio + Karin Matz

Francesco Di Gregorio architectural studio, in collaborated with Karin Matz, designed the Föhr House located in Föhr, one of the North Frisian Islands on the German coast of the North Sea. This 85 square meter private apartment with beautiful quaint interiors was completed in 2012.       Föhr House by Francesco Di Gregorio & Karin Matz: In the village of Alkersum, Inside a former hay storage of a traditional farmhouse, we redefine the whole space with […]


Luxurious Use of Wood in Apartment by MAP/MX

New York-based studio MAP/MX designed the Apartment P1, displaying the impeccable and luxurious use of wood all throughout. This 600 square meter contemporary home is located in Mexico City, Mexico and was completed in 2012. Photos by Rafael Gamo


Delightful Scandavian Style Apartment

In the middle of Gothenburg, situated inside an heirloom building is this pleasing apartment in Sweden. The property is a cozy three bedroom home plus a kitchen, with a total area of 75 square meters. Abundant natural lighting and high ceilings makes the living area and the entire home so much more welcoming. [via alvhem makler]


Continually Unfolding Space of an Apartment Duplex by H2o Architects

Paris based studio H2o Architects designed the renovation of an ever expanding Apartment Duplex. The transformation involved converting the existing 700 square feet space into a clean, open and properly planned dwelling with ample storage all around. Apartment Duplex by H2o Architects: The command is singular: a young Parisian advertising, comic collector, wants to create a living environment both serene and sparkling in a dilapidated apartment confusing to geometry, partitioned and contorted. The existing […]


Maternal House by Amir Hossein Ashari

Architect Amir Hossein Ashari designed the Maternal House located in Shiraz, Iran.      Maternal House by Amir Hossein Ashari: This contemporary apartment was designed to replace an old childhood home. Despite the limitations in the design of the plan and its inability to create a nostalgic atmosphere, we tried to design the facade of the structure’s corner with playful rainbow colored highlights woods, rusted bars, these colorful windows appears to be a […]