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Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Customized Chic: Desire Sectional by Alpa Salotti

One size doesn’t fit all; neither should your sofa be one comfortable solution for all your guests.  Give you and your guests options for relaxing their way with the Desire Sofa and Sectional by Alpa Salotti.  The low-profile design is perfect for small rooms that need to feel spacious, or open floorplans that demand an […]


Saturday 03 November, 2012

Squeaky Chic: 10 Contemporary Shower Doors

Few things in life are as rejuvenating — and sometimes downright life-affirming — as a phenomenal hot shower.  Particularly when surrounded by a crystal clean, pristine environment and the finest bath products the world has to offer, there’s just something both physically and mentally refreshing about cleansing away life’s stresses and starting anew.  Today’s image […]


Saturday 03 November, 2012

Squeaky Chic: 10 Contemporary Shower Doors

Few things in life are as rejuvenating — and sometimes downright life-affirming — as a phenomenal hot shower.  Particularly when surrounded by a crystal clean, pristine environment and the finest bath products the world has to offer, there’s just something both physically and mentally refreshing about cleansing away life’s stresses and starting anew.  Today’s image […]


Saturday 13 October, 2012

Elegant and Well-Planned White Apartment in Brazil

Garcia Benthien Architecture completed the design for an elegant modern apartment sized 130 square meters in Curitiba, Brazil. Especially envisioned for a young couple, the home showcases an interesting layout, enhanced by inspiring furniture elements, materials and textures. A “monolithic” coating seems to wrap the living area, ensuring a predominant white color palette, stylishly contrasted […]


Friday 12 October, 2012

Elegant and Well-Planned White Apartment in Brazil

Garcia Benthien Architecture completed the design for an elegant modern apartment sized 130 square meters in Curitiba, Brazil. Especially envisioned for a young couple, the home showcases an interesting layout, enhanced by inspiring furniture elements, materials and textures. A “monolithic” coating seems to wrap the living area, ensuring a predominant white color palette, stylishly contrasted […]


Thursday 13 September, 2012

Charming Japanese Residence Blurring Indoor/Outdoor Boundaries: Kofunaki House

Staying true to the principles of Japanese architecture, yet adding that little extra that makes a home comfortable and welcoming, Japanese studio ALTS Design Office designed a charming family home in Shiga, Honshu Island. Kofunaki House has a total surface of 1,424 square feet and is structured on two levels. According to the designers, the concept behind the […]


Wednesday 13 June, 2012

That’s In-tents: 10 Indoor Camping Ideas

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention, and with ever-shrinking budgets and little time for vacations, sometimes we need to get creative when it comes to an occasional three-day weekend or odd day off.  The term “glamping” has been used to describe the act of camping with added luxuries instead of just […]


Wednesday 02 May, 2012

In Search of Bliss: 10 Sublime Soaking Tubs

There’s nothing quite like a long soak in a warm bath after a particularly rough day.  Japanese ofuro soaking tubs were created for the specific purpose of spiritual and mental healing, sans soap, as opposed to physical cleansing; somehow over the past few centuries, we’ve managed to blend all the benefits together to cleanse ourselves […]


Monday 30 April, 2012

In Search of Bliss: 10 Sublime Soaking Tubs

There’s nothing quite like a long soak in a warm bath after a particularly rough day.  Japanese ofuro soaking tubs were created for the specific purpose of spiritual and mental healing, sans soap, as opposed to physical cleansing; somehow over the past few centuries, we’ve managed to blend all the benefits together to cleanse ourselves […]


Sunday 29 April, 2012

Pet and Person, Rocking-2-Gether In Patent-Pending Chair

Sharing moments together with your trusty pet companion can create a strong bond, but relaxing together can also improve the way you understand a stress-free moment. Cats are perfect teachers of relaxation they swiftly react to threats, but when it comes to down time, you can clearly see there is nothing in the world that […]