These children’s bedrooms by Beckwith Interiors use attractive colours to highlight each theme. From infant to teenagers, each room is tastefully decorated to suit the personality of the child.
Fennell Residence is a floating house in Portland, Oregon designed by architect Robert Harvey Oshatz. Situated on the east side of the Williamette River, this weekend retreat has a dramatic view from the open plan interior. The architect’s imaginative use of curved glue laminated timber to evoke the poetry of the ripples and contours of a river makes this unique floating house a true work of art.
Situated on Thailand’s Chaweng Beach in Koh Samui, The Library is an elegant minimalist resort hotel designed by architect and interior designer Tirawan Songsawat. The simple architecture and interior balances with the surrounding natural environment. The Library Building located by the beach is a white building with big glass window panes. It serves as a mini-café, a library for books, music CDs and movie DVDs. The rooms have elegant and simple interior decor. Bold colour scheme against pure white walls is echoed by the red swimming pool and white library building.
If you want to decorate your room like a Salvador Dali painting, these surreal looking stacked cabinets are just the furniture for you. Disappear into a room perhaps, or just pretend to be in an alternate universe, these abstract art cabinets and shelves keep the furniture familiar despite the unusual shapes. Designed by artist Vincent Thomas Leman, the abstract traditional furniture is handcrafted with wood by Dust Furniture at their studio in Indiana. It is available locally through selected galleries across the United States and can be shipped internationally through Dust Furniture.
The interior decor of this Mediterranean Style Home in Point Pleasant, New Jersey is a blend of contemporary elegance and rustic Mediterranean comfort. Interior designer Vanessa Deleon gave the home a modern feel while preserving an ambiance that is in keeping with the architectural style of the exterior.
Yucca Lounge in Shanghai, China is a cocktail lounge with modern Mexican feel. The interior design is by Shanghai-based design agency Dariel Studio. Inspired by Mexican art with touches of Salvador Dali, Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo, the Yucca Lounge is a surrealist bar room with daring colours and design in trendy Shanghai.
Cornwall Terrace in London, England is a row of eight double-fronted mansions overlooking Regent’s Park. The total value of the entire row of house is about $625 million and is now up for sale. The largest of the residences is 14,000-sq.-ft. and is worth about $100 million. The Regency terrace was designed by royal architect John Nash in the early 19th Century. The architectural details of the interiors offer paneling, mouldings, marble floors and fireplaces which are enhanced by contemporary interior decoration.
The Ekokook Water and Waste Management System by Faltazi is a futuristic kitchen that reduces your ecological footprint. This very sleek looking kitchen turns waste into a new resource and each drop of water into reusable liquid. Ekokook has three micro-plant systems: microplant 1 is for solid wastes, microplant 2 is for liquid wastes and microplant 3 is for organic wastes. The kitchen also has machines that break glass for the reduction of waste, a shredder to shred paper, and an endless screw to crush cans and water bottles. You can also recycle clean water for watering flowers and plants. This eco-friendly kitchen is good for the environment while providing elegant contemporary kitchen design for your home.