stuff we drool about

Openhouse | By Xten Architecture

Built by the Xten Architecture studio, the OpenHouse lives up to its name as seen by the pictures. The elegant and beautiful interiors have full visibility to the outside world. The house was built on a challenging site, embedded into a narrow and sharply sloping property in the Hollywood Hills. The front, side and rear elevations of the house slide open to erase all boundaries between indoors and out, connecting the spaces to gardens on both levels.



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UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK | Image

UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK

Our latest weekend retreat dream is this stunning rustic waterfront cabin in Upstate Lake Camp - New York. It was designed by rustic dwellings experts, Pearson Design Group, a company that specialises in projects from large multi-structure ranch and family camps to intimate, highly detailed retreats such as this. Not much more info on the project, but it sure looks like the perfect getaway from hectic New York city life... the photos are enough to drool over....
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COLOR-IN WALLPAPER | Image

COLOR-IN WALLPAPER

Every once in awhile we come across something original and fun for the kids(remember the popular Astronaut diver cover?), we recently found these cool color-in wallpaper by Burgerplex, you can color in the artwork using marker pens, felt tips or paint. A great design idea for any childrenīs room or playroom. Available at Burgerplex online store or at amazon.co.uk...
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SOUND ACTIVATED DRUM LIGHT | BY 326 | Image

SOUND ACTIVATED DRUM LIGHT | BY 326

The 326 sound activated drum light is made from a customised chrome plated steel drum stand and snare. Inside the snare is a one tap sound activated internal LED lighting strip. Utilising the classic lines of drum stand and snare this light looks great in any location and is fully height adjustable. One tap of the drum activates a set of LED lights within the snare and one further tap turns them off. ...
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