all images courtesy of alvhemmakleri.se ah. exposed brick walls. certainly there are technical/maintenance aspects to be considered, (if not whitewashed); and for the rentals, exposed brick walls is often viewed as an real estate ruse to bring some “design” intent to the property (not to say these faux exposed brick wall panels). so here you go, there are actually two types of exposed brick walls included in this property. what do you feel about the exposed […]
all images courtesy of scandinavian homes.se it seems so many centuries ago since my last post on this blog. a gloomy saturday afternoon, little bean and his dad are napping upstairs. somehow i found this amazing quiet(? despite the block party music outside our house) time that i can finally surf, strategically, and blog about things i like. i started to follow scandinavian homes, a stockholm-based interior styling studio, about a few months ago and i’ve […]
stadshem.se the interior style in this two stories property with a nicely day lighted basement is not totally that urban… but there are couple nice moments in this house, including the marble backsplash. stadshem.se
apparently the next UK bank holiday is may 30th, monday… aka memorial day in US. and it happens to be my birthday as well :) to celebrate this big holiday in UK, ham is offering 20% off on all their products till midnight on bank holiday monday. looking for a minimal, chic, and playful wall sticker? check out these wall stickers by ham. they are awesome. i also added couple other wall stickers by ham to michitecture’s […]
images via rag & bone | common projects | net-a-porter the spring weather in philly has been pretty inconsistent so far: you may have a super beautiful 70s day on friday and then here comes a gloomy 50s raining day over the weekend. hello mr. spring! i am so looking forward to having a consistent 70s at least three days in a row (am i asking too much?) so i can finally put on white sneakers.
all images courtesy of tom pigeon current obsession: fife-based scottish design studio tom pigeon‘s foiled prints. minimal graphic with lux foil touch ( and hand printed in UK)… as the designers described “a nod to glamorous 80’s beach parties”. oh yeah, summer days. all images courtesy of tom pigeon more awesome prints like this and this on their webshop.
all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se happy monday! we finally have our new front windows & door installed…! yay and yay! the black frame windows and solid black door look really amazing with the original brick wall and the marble lintel and stoops. to celebrate this milestone of our first home improvement, today’s post is all about interior (steel) black frame window/door. all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se when in doubt, frame it with black. (and you know […]
all images via fantastic frank.se i am having two subjects in one post today. remember the virtual monday post? that’s right, the realization of the project looks JUST LIKE the rendering, in good way! the marble countertop/backsplash with brass trim, framed by black cabinets with brass hardwares… minimal yet rich in materiality, michitecture’s #1 design mantra. and remember the atrium house by tham & videgård arkitekter featured back in 2012? stockholm-based architecture office TVARK’s book looks perfect in one of the HG7 […]