19th-century Lisbon apartment

19th-century Lisbon apartment




Fala Atelier has gutted a 19th-century Lisbon apartment, creating a continuous living area framed by a new semi-circular wall. A series of incremental interventions had left the 19th-century Chiado Apartment fragmented, compromising many of its original details, so Porto-based Fala… Continue Reading




Townhouse in Bangkok

Townhouse in Bangkok




A part of an 18-unit housing development designed by Baan Puripuri, this modern townhouse is situated in a lively area of Bangkok, Thailand. The three-story project blends its Thai roots with modernity to become spacious, light-filled residences with private gardens.… Continue Reading




1930s apartment in Lisbon updated

1930s apartment in Lisbon updated




Portuguese studio Aboim Inglez Arquitectos has updated a 1930s apartment in Lisbon with patterned parquet floors, grey marble surfaces, custom furniture and a new sun room. The architects stripped back the interiors of the long and narrow apartment on Rua… Continue Reading




Concrete house with glass walls

Concrete house with glass walls




This modern concrete house in Switzerland is by MLZD Architecture and it shows industrial and modern décor at its best. The concrete and the walls of glass are a nice juxtaposition in quality and functionality of materials. Glass walls connect… Continue Reading




Compact studio apartment

Compact studio apartment




This is a fun compact studio with a color scheme based around a Pantone palette of minty turquoise. Like the fresh springtime hues used within, the apartment’s layout fosters a breezy atmosphere that at once relaxes and energizes. Source, credits,… Continue Reading




Two-floor apartment in Madrid

Two-floor apartment in Madrid




Located in the Spanish city of Madrid, this two-floor apartment was transformed into a refreshing home for a couple who enjoys exploring the world through constant travel. Together with their two kids, they live in this contemporary home that reflects… Continue Reading




Attic in Prague

Attic in Prague




Prague-based architectural practice, B² Architecture, has designed the Attic loft project. Completed in 2013, the reconstruction project was carried for a business executive in Prague, Czech Republic. According to the architects: “This modern loft apartment located in a late 19th-century… Continue Reading




Luxury Home Overlooking the Pacific

Luxury Home Overlooking the Pacific




A merger of natural materials and textures contribute to an original design scheme: “The use of natural stone and concrete walls create fresh spaces that dually provide passive cooling during hot seasons. The home’s 1950’s-style modernism is warmed up by… Continue Reading