SOAP: The Other Wood Finish

Soap Finish Floors

    We’ve all seen them; those impossibly raw floors, that fresh off the sawmill-looking staircase, or that oh so matte wood countertop. Is the wood just not finished yet? Is it a trick of lighting or camera? Surely no one would leave wood so unprotected and exposed… the dirt the grime… how could it surviveread ON

DINDER HOUSE: English Countryside Living At Its Best

Dinder House

    Back in 2011, the Dinder House took the blogging world by storm soon after Tmagazine ran a feature on its newly revamped interiors. Since that time, the images of this Grade II listed Georgian home (est. 1801) have circulated and recirculated – showcasing the considerable design skills of Ilse Crawford and Artichoke, the designerread ON

Kitchen Cozy In Shades of Dark

Autumn Inspired Kitchens

    Fall has officially arrived, and with it comes cooler weather, baking season, the holidays and did I say baking season? Well in anticipation of all the goodness that’s to come, we’re setting the stage with a selection of kitchens that bring that extra kick of cozy to the chilly months ahead. Hope youread ON

Contemporary Meets Modern In One Very Grand LA Home

LA Home by Dan Fink and Tim Murphy Design Associates

    The architects at Tim Murphy Design Associates and designer Dan Fink have whipped up one astounding home for a Silicon Valley entrepreneur. The results of which are a fascinating mix between vast expanses of contemporary architecture and a smorgasbord of more humble-feeling mid-century furnishings. We emphasize the feeling here because with price-points forread ON

NO NAME: A New Approach To The Custom Kitchen

No Name Kitchen Manufacture

    Paris Design Week is underway and that means yours truly is well on the hunt – sussing out the very best designs on show. Kicking off this season’s coverage with a bit of a twist, I present, NO NAME, a luxury kitchen manufacturer with a somewhat iconoclastic view towards branding and design. The brand,read ON

The House of the Infinite by Alberto Campo Baeza

House Of The Infinite by Alberto Campo Baeza

    Located on the shores of Cádiz, Spain, where the Mediterranean flows into the Atlantic, there stands an otherworldly podium of stone. The structure’s monumental form, designed by celebrated architect Alberto Campo Baeza, draws from its regional history where a handful of centuries ago Roman settlers once built fishing factories and temples to theirread ON

JUMA Architects’ Fresh New Take On A ’70s Bungalow

Juma Architects Kitchen Project

    Young talents, Julie van De Keere and Mathieu Luyens, of the Belgium-based JUMA Architects have just rolled out a new project, and it’s a beauty. Completely renovated from a typical 1976 bungalow, the new site exudes the light, airy simplicity of a holiday home all year round. On the exterior – the landscapingread ON