We all know that stone tiles are one of the best options for flooring in your home. But can you use them for anything else? Well, you certainly can. Let's take a look at some of the more unusual ways you can use natural stone tiles in - and out - your home.
2B.group has unveiled this evocative design for an apartment in Kiev, Ukraine. It uses an optimum usage of wide open spaces and is geared for entertaining guests. For more projects from 2B.group, click here.
This office in Ljubljana, Slovenia uses curtains to create visual privacy when needed, and managed to make seven rooms of varying sizes to serve different functions. Check out the gallery and video below:
The Bridge House is meant to address the concept of ‘views’ in enclosed and it was done by architecture firm Howeler+Yoon. Check out the masterful design and head to Höweler+Yoon’s website to further peruse the firm’s work.
Barcelona-based Cadaval & Solà-Morales Architects' latest project is the Sunflower House. Located on the Spanish coast overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, it boasts a contemporary exterior design featuring white cubes of space throughout the home. Head over to Cadaval & Solà-Morales Architects’ online site for more.
Located in Tacubaya in Mexico City, this home was designed by Andrés Stebelski Arquitecto, and it is both airy and light-drenched, featuring two floors and four courtyards. Check out the pictures of the place in the gallery below:
Architectural practice act_romegialli created this 19th century residence in Northern Italy, featuring an indoor pool, minimalist interior with touches of concrete, stone, and wood. Check it out below in the gallery:
Walker Workshop's "Iak Pass," is buried into a hill, where the designers used an upside-down style to design the home by integrating it into the surroundings with the lower level buried into the 2.5 acre ridge the house is built on.
Made by The Kleindienst Group, this thing here is part yacht, part submarine, and it is called the Floating Seahorse. It offers the best of both worlds by fusing the two to give you an opulent experience on the Dubai waters.
House C3 in Sydney, Australia was designed by Campbell Architecture, and they experimented using traditional form and contemporary accents while maintaining the unassuming exterior for the home. Check it out below:
Airbnb Singapore created an installation that would become a room anywhere in Tokyo, Paris, Bali and Penang using 360-degree projector mapping technology. It repaints the walls and fixtures of the room and changes the outside scenery and redecorates the bedspread and the sofa. Check out the video below:
Muji recently completed furnishing the Narita International Airport’s Terminal 3 slated to open on April 8. It is outfitted with 400 comfortable sofabench units in green, blue, mocha and white hues. The cafeteria features oak wood tables and chairs and the new design is simply just simple. Not too bad actually. Check out the gallery below:
Do you want a sleek, modern looking home? There are a few specific things that people associate with modern homes these days. Usually, it’s all about practicing simplicity and minimalism. This post will give you 10 ideas that you can implement in your home to make it instantly more modern:
This home is located in St. Petersburg, Russia, designed by Elena Chernigina and Anton Bazaliysky. The apartment houses four, and is pretty to say the least. featuring geometric accents and in tropical colors with interesting light fixtures and wall decals. Check it out below: