A lot of the very artistic furniture are created for the visual appeal minus the practicality, yet I believe that Cocoon1 has managed to play nice with both beauty and practicality. What Cocoon1 is, is a big transparent room that you can fit in and pretty much do whatever you want. What makes this sphere special is its customisation, you simply dont just sit there and arch your back, you get to move fitted blocks and mix and ...

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When I think of a beautiful apartment the first thing that comes to mind is a large spacious area. But even a small apartment can be beautiful like the one featured below. A true testament to a great designer is how they manage to transform a challenging space, and one of the most challenging aspects is a tight space. But Jordan Parnass Digital Architecture, managed to find a great solution to transform a sixth floor ...

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Ever wondered what a $7 million residence looks like? Well, here’s your answer. Its called “The Russian Hill Residence” and it was designed by John Maniscalco Architecture and is located in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood. According to Sotheby’s, “This 5,800 square foot LEED Platinum home features three bedrooms, 5 full baths, three gas fireplace, two gas fire pits, one on the roof deck and one in the garden and an elevator to all floors.” I just ...

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Talk about the perfect getaway! Imagine getting back from a wonderfully long day of skiing in the snowy white mountains of France, and being greeted by the perfection that is Chalet Brickell. The Chalet is located in a quaint little village high in the Rhône-Alpes, in the south-eastern region of France, known as Megève. The city is famous for being the ideal location for Skiing. The gorgeous interiors are a blend of both vinage and modern ...

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MINI is a great car but what it succeeds most in is in its marketing which is always clever, fresh and makes out a personality out of a non-living machine. MINI showrooms always had a sense of style and offered extra customisation options for the car but what people may not realise is that there is a lot that goes beyond the car itself, mainly fashion. This trend has been going on forever and it now ...

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Simplicity is what this house is all about, sharp panels and glass allowing sunlight from certain angles to light up the house. Designed by Spanish Architecture firm OAB, this house is a great design achievement blending in the exterior and interior perfectly, the entrance itself is greatly exaggerated in order to take in sunlight. I don’t like the exterior as much as the interior because it on the other hand looks a lot more modern while ...

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I’ve always wanted to visit Greece. It has so much to offer in terms of locations, views, and as I recently discovered, restaurants. The following images are from Restaurant Farma Kreaton (Meat Farm in Greek) and its a new restaurant located in the center of the city of Komotini, in northeastern Greece. The architecture and interior design of both spaces are by Minas Kosmidis with offices in Thessaloniki and Komotini. But they had some help ...

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If you ever doubted how successful coffee sells then take a look at the new headquarters for Germany’s coffee house, Kaffee. At first glance, the building looks like a super yacht, even their interior blends with the design seamlessly. The curvy new 106,000 square foot headquarters looks more like a crazy rendering than an actual building. 3Deluxe, the visionaries behind the architecture and design of the project, wanted to combine the effect of a striking ...

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Banks usually have a much larger budget when it comes to design and appearance due to the fact that their corporate image is a big part of their success. So its to be expected that their headquarters would sometimes look like something out of a fiction novel. The PKO Bank Polski, by Robert Majkut Design, is one such an example. The design makes going to the bank feel glamorous and that is exactly the environment that ...

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Looking at this place feels like stepping into the future. Everything from the jagged flooring to the angled walls was inspired by the surrounding mountain range in Nanshan, China. The design is for the newly renovated Chongqing Mountain & City Sales Office which has come to life. The interior architecture of the office, was designed by One Plus Partnership. Heres how they described the design: “The space is fitted with an abstract version of a mountain, by ...

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At first glance it this looks amazing, and on a while later you’d consider this more amazing as you begin to realize that this structure looks like a pile of paper and that is exactly what the architects aimed to do. This building is located in China and it houses shops, hotel, offices, exhibitions, etc; Basically it is a multi-purpose building. Architecture firm IAPA designed this building while drawing their main inspiration from papers hence the ...

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I just love how homely and quaint this store interior is. It was designed by the team at Savvy, if it sounds familiar thats probably because they also designed the Cioccolato store that we previously posted about. The store is for Villa de Patos, a family business founded in 1980 they provide noble, natural and healthy products with everything from fruit juices to artisan cheeses. They have a genuine concern for the quality of their products ...

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Dubai needs no introduction, its limitless additions to tourism in its country is unmatched and here entering their arsenal, is The Water Discus Underwater Hotel and yes it is underwater. Designed by Deep Ocean Technology, this conceptual hotel may look like UFO’s mainly because of their looks but as exciting as aliens and space are, this hotel shows us something remarkable as well, the rooms overlook underwater at the beautiful ocean, fish and maybe sharks too. Me ...

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When I first saw the images of this building, the first thing that came to mind was that the mothership has landed and this is what it looks like. Naturally, I thought it was just my overactive imagination again but it turns out that was actually the inspiration behind the design! The building was designed with by a studio with one of the most fitting names, Supermachine, though Im surprised that they don’t even have ...

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When I first laid eyes on this gorgeous house, it looked like a perfect interpretation of what a Minecraft (video game) house will look like. This piece of art is located at Bethesda, Maryland and was created by David Jameson Architect Inc. What is truly unique about this house is of course its simplicity and pixelated shape that makes it stand out in the middle of the green surroundings. The house is incredibly small at 860 ...

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When I first read the cafe’s name, Graffiti Cafe, I was expecting something totally different. I envisioned vandalized walls and spray paint dripping all over the place, not the chique and modern design that you see before you. Keeping the strange name aside, this place is gorgeous. Everything from the clean white furniture and the wooden columns made out of and array of thin panels, is very creative. The cafe is located at Varna a place ...

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