Towering Oak Trees in California’s ‘Horse Country’ Inspire a Contemporary Farmhouse Vision that Comes to Be

  Woodside is a small town in San Mateo County, California on the San Francisco Peninsula. It’s home to many horses and is among the wealthiest...

Artist Chris Soal Talks Bottle Caps and Toothpicks, Being Human and the Vanishing Burden of Goals When Taking It One Step at a Time

  His fascination with the regular, somewhat mundane objects sparked after he shot a photograph of some toothpicks in a jar where he was having...

Bathe in Privacy and Blend in on the Edge of an Extreme Hawaiian Landscape

Situated along a rugged stretch of coastline, this getaway family retreat embraces the spirit of Mauka-Makai – the symbolic flow of lava from...

Instinctive Skill Between Architecture and Art Merges into Light Fixtures to Tell of Nature’s Sacred Geometry

They appear to float from the ceiling, like jellyfish softly illuminating the space, enhancing the relaxed sophistication of spaces such as the...

Transformable Kitchens-in-Motion Encounter Freedom, Changeability and Individuality

blu_line's sensorline range continues to streamline and to strive for the extraordinary by integrating specialised knowledge and systems into the...

Discover a New Sense of Belonging on the Edges of the Earliest Rice Fields in South Central Portugal

Infused with an elegance that only the most unpretentious simplicity can realise, every detail here invites you into a deep retreat. The gaze is...

Structural Illusions Accent Discretion and Topography in Cape Town

The idea of a pavilion typology informed this boutique project where the structure is kept to the minimum, materiality is celebrated, and spatial...

Our Fizzing Love Affair with Time Longs to Sip the Elegant Extra

Thanks to its European success, the Anno Domini wine house will be exporting its most exclusive sparkling wines to South African shores. Tradition...

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Structural Illusions Accent Discretion and Topography in Cape Town

Structural Illusions Accent Discretion and Topography in Cape Town

The idea of a pavilion typology informed this boutique project where the structure is kept to the minimum, materiality is celebrated, and spatial boundaries are blurred. The morphology of the cottage is brought to life by two, thin floating planes stacked on top of...

Our Fizzing Love Affair with Time Longs to Sip the Elegant Extra

Our Fizzing Love Affair with Time Longs to Sip the Elegant Extra

Thanks to its European success, the Anno Domini wine house will be exporting its most exclusive sparkling wines to South African shores. Tradition and craftsmanship have been carefully handed down from generation to generation here in the Veneto region of...

Dominican Design Star’s Take on Luxury Mid-Century Modern

Dominican Design Star’s Take on Luxury Mid-Century Modern

Park Tower West is the first project executed to completion by El Estudio Store. The interiors were conjured by the renowned designer Andrés Augusto Aybar who chose to combine a unique collection of products from exclusive design firms, such as Essential Home, Bosa,...

New Cars Dropped from 30 Metres to Help Rescue Services Save Lives

New Cars Dropped from 30 Metres to Help Rescue Services Save Lives

This was the most extreme crash test ever executed by Volvo and a crucial one (video included). To allow rescue services to prepare for any possible crash scenario – and to simulate the forces that erupt in the most extreme crashes, beyond ordinary crash testing –...

A Sculptural and Sensual Treasure Chest of Intriguing Heirlooms

A Sculptural and Sensual Treasure Chest of Intriguing Heirlooms

Using high-pressure water jets to gently carve stones into their final design, the organic way in which this jeweller’s materials are carved is exclusive to the brand as a London-based jeweller. With a family heritage going back four generations in important gems and...

The Sweet Disposition of Nesting with a Golden Syrup Hue

The Sweet Disposition of Nesting with a Golden Syrup Hue

Our homes – their atmospheres, aesthetics and ambiances –  are assuming their rightful place at the centre of the stage like never before. Our personal and family spaces are so important as the need to feel good and refreshed in general is essential.Plascon has looked...

A Los Angeles Hillside’s Self-Contained Oasis

A Los Angeles Hillside’s Self-Contained Oasis

Principles were adopted from the site’s neighbour – Stahl House – and the ground-breaking Los Angeles Case Study Houses, which were built between 1945 and 1966. The generous allocation of outdoor space here maximises the potential of the liveable climate, reconnecting...

Power Up for a Raft of Upgrades in this Popular Diesel UTE

Power Up for a Raft of Upgrades in this Popular Diesel UTE

At the heart of the revised Toyota Prado range is an additional 30kW of power and 100Nm of torque derived from the switch to the new-generation 2.8-litre GD-6 turbo diesel engine. This is now mated exclusively to a six-speed automatic transmission (previously...

A Chair to Invest in and Merge with – Physically and Emotionally

A Chair to Invest in and Merge with – Physically and Emotionally

The Spanish word for bull is Toro. When we conjure up an image of this animal, we etch a strong silhouette, a powerful, even sensual form – invariably dressed in black. The Toro dining chair’s stance is robust and firmly rooted, and it’s very comfortable. Its kinetic...

You Can Already See Bright Futures Reflected on its Glass Façades

You Can Already See Bright Futures Reflected on its Glass Façades

Generous hospitality will meet holistic, pared-down design for the modern business traveller here. This forward-thinking lifestyle brand is manifesting an experimental, new hotel concept that has quietly been brewing in Jozi. The hotel brand positions itself as an...