Stunning Regent Street Windows Project 2014 by Squire and Partners

Award-winning architectural practice Squire and Partners have designed this stunning installation for Brooks Brothers, the oldest American apparel brand, as part of the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) Regent Street Windows Project. Running on its fifth year, said project teamed up exceptional RIBA architects with flagship retailers to create architectural installations in the windows of shops, restaurants and cafes along and around Regent Street, W1. For this year, the [...]

 

Contemporary Eco-House in London by Nash Baker Architects

London studio-based practice Nash Baker Architects designed the Bourne Lane in Kent, London for a retiring couple who wanted a more modern, sustainable and accessible home. Description by Nash Baker Architects: This contemporary eco-house sits harmoniously in the grounds of a traditional nineteenth century Oast house which has been the client’s home for 25 years. Designed for a Norwegian and British couple contemplating retirement and no longer wishing to look [...]

 

Awesome Renovation of a London Apartment with Concrete Ceiling Beams and Columns by Inside Out Architecture

Inside Out Architecture  renovated the interior of Warner House, a central London apartment in Clerkenwell, London with exposed concrete ceiling beams and columns. Description by Inside Out Architecture: Following the success of a number of London refurbishment projects, Inside Out Architecture was appointed to redesign the interior layout of a unique apartment space in Clerkenwell, Central London, in early 2012. The existing building has an intriguingly tactile industrial structure, with exposed [...]

 

Modern Sunken House in London by De Matos Ryan

The Garden House was designed by De Matos Ryan with five bedrooms, three bathrooms, a study and a kitchen/living room. Located in Battersea, South West London, the most distinguishing feature of this   179 sqm house is the sunken courtyard with white pigmented concrete walls and floor that gives the structure an exotic sensibility. Photos by Hufton+Crow via ignant

 

Inspiring Writer’s Shed by Weston Surman & Deane Architecture

London-based Weston Surman & Deane Architecture designed this interesting home eventually dubbed as “writer’s shed” based on the request of their client who is an author and illustrator. Description by Weston Surman & Deane Architecture: The design responds to the client’s passion for children’s literature and mythologies.The space is conceived as a haven in the city; a fairy-tale hut at the bottom of the garden where the client can retreat and immerse [...]

 

Simple Glamour of North London Townhouse by LLI Design

London-based studio LLI Design created the interior of a Town House in Crouch End, North of London. Working with the ethos of delivering ‘inspirational interiors for the way the client wants to live’, this 3000 square foot space has simply glamorous interiors enclosed in a contemporary 2-storey townhouse.   [via design-milk]

 

Deluxe London Penthouse by Richard Hywel Evans Architects

Richard Hywel Evans Architects studio designed this gorgeous deluxe London Penthouse located in Notting Hill, London. This predominantly steel and glass 8,072 square foot rooftop residence is both hi-tech and efficient with fantastic views of West London.      Photos by Stuio RHE

 

Patiently Drawn Intricate Map of London

It takes not just enough but an incredibly long thread of patience to draw a map with your bare hands. Well I guess, illustrator Jenni Sparks had a lot more than that when she worked pretty hard to complete this hand-drawn  map of the old London town. Sparks was commissioned by art print retailer Evermade to produce a London map aimed at capturing the essence of London’s landmarks, meticulously highlighting its boroughs and neighborhoods as well as its [...]

 

Glamorous Swarovski London HQ

Want to feel glamorous at work? Check out this absolutely gorgeous Swarovski office based in the United Kingdom designed by M Moser Associates. The whole place is filled with white interior, shiny and reflective furniture pieces that exude a different feeling of luxury and elegance. The design and look of the work area perfectly reflects the Swarovski as a jewellery company. [via theultralinx]

 

Pristine Home in London

Nice to find refreshing homes like this. This feels like sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of the city doesn’t it? Love the humble dining table and the small back garden. [via foxtons]