Glows The Archives

Monday 03 March, 2014

Light glows through the cedar facade of Writers Shed by Weston Surman & Deane

Hidden at the bottom of a London garden, this glowing shed by British studio Weston, Surman & Deane was designed as a writing retreat for an author (+ slideshow).


Thursday 01 August, 2013

Painting Walls & Trim the Same Color

My apologies for the lack of creative post title, but it expresses exactly what I want to talk about.  I absolutely love when walls/trim/cabinetry are painting the same paint color, preferably in a high gloss!  Now this isn’t for the faint of heart, and it sure helps if you have very strong architectural “bones” to […]


Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Painting Walls & Trim the Same Color

My apologies for the lack of creative post title, but it expresses exactly what I want to talk about.  I absolutely love when walls/trim/cabinetry are painting the same paint color, preferably in a high gloss!  Now this isn’t for the faint of heart, and it sure helps if you have very strong architectural “bones” to […]


Saturday 13 July, 2013

Light Up Your Home with the Tress Light from Foscarini

Are you looking for ways to brighten up your living space? If you answered yes, it’s time to get the Tress Light from Foscarini. Boasting a unique yet enduring design, this lamp will adorn your living space for a long time to come. The lamp is the brainchild of Marc Sadler and is comprised of […]


Thursday 11 July, 2013

Minimalist Gottshalden House Blending With The Green Surroundings

Overlooking Lake Zürich, in Winterthur, Switzerland, the Gottshalden House is a relaxing three-storey home, characterised by a clean, unified design. The house’s exterior is all covered in timber cladding. Located in a tranquil and quiet place, away from the city rush, the house, dominated by rustic nuances, is surrounded by a beautiful green scenery.  The […]


Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Contemporary Monolithic House With a Frame by Andrea Oliva Architetto

Meet Casa Sulla Morella, an exquisite sustainable house equipped with solar panels, designed by Andrea Oliva Architetto in Castelnovo Sotto, Reggio Emilia, Italy. The residential project has an intriguing smart design aiming to get the utmost of the sun’s light and warmth while keeping a very modern look. ”Inserted between rural landscape and observer to 60 mt from […]


Monday 28 January, 2013

Fire Shelter 01 by SHJWorks

An open fire welcomes visitors to this egg-shaped hut built by Danish studio SHJWorks on the edge of a Copenhagen park (+ slideshow). SHJWorks, led by architect Simon Hjermind Jensen, built Fire Shelter 01 on a patch of wild land called Sydhavstippen in the southwest corner of the Danish capital.



Wednesday 09 January, 2013

Luminous / Jun Sakaguchi