Category: Architecture

Cabin Fever: 50 Quiet and Peaceful Cabin Designs

Our brain can be easily compared to a browser with multiple tabs open at once. I think you and I can fairly agree that we both have different goals, daily tasks, ideas, and worries running constantly inside our brain. All...

/ April 29, 2013

Old Warehouse Repurposed into a Dream Office

Located in Old Town Irvine, California, this  lima bean factory from 1895 was repurposed into a collaborative office space for creatives called SND CYN. Previously the building was used by Mattson Creative, an award-winning graphic design studio that focuses on creating visual language for vibrant brands, and now...

/ April 17, 2013

Aspen Red Mountain Residence by Charles Cunniffe Architects

Recently featured in Aspen Sojourner Magazine, this high-end 10,000 square feet residence on Red Mountain is nestled into the mountainside and opens to views in all directions. The contemporary materials create a nurturing environment for the family. The stunning views from the...

/ April 16, 2013

Branding Ascendancy: Fuel Coffee Shop in Brighton, MA.

Fuel is a new "vintage-modern" American coffeehouse that celebrates friendships, inspiration, hard work, and the American “can-do” spirit. To “Ignite your Journey,” they offer custom coffee, better beverages, fresh foods and baked goods. What caught my attention about this ordinary coffee shop,...

/ April 15, 2013

Old Shipping Containers Transformed into a House

This awesome residence, named the 'WFH House', was developed by a Denmark based architecture firm called Arcgency. Their team focuses on designing and building sustainable architecture while contemplating the life-cycle and reusability. By using old shipping containers as structural framework, the WFH...

/ April 10, 2013

The Attendant: Abandoned Toilet Transformed into a Coffee Shop

Built around 1890 and mothballed in the 1960's, the Attendant has been dormant for more than fifty years. After two-years of strategic planning and restoration, the old Attendant’s office has been turned into a little kitchen and the original porcelain urinals...

/ March 28, 2013

Invigorating Narrow House by Fujiwaramuro Architects

Fujiwaramuro Architects recently finished the Narrow House, a residential downtown house measuring just 36.95 sqm in Nada, Kobe, Japan. This incredible residence demonstrates that you don't need a vast amount of space for cozy comfort. The home contains two bedrooms,...

/ March 27, 2013

Copper House by Charles Rose Architects

Charles Rose Architects is an American architect whose designs reflect a keen feel for landscape and the distinct characteristics of a building site. Their recent renovation was a Colonial box with vinyl siding; it was poorly sited, and a garage cut...

/ March 21, 2013