A sensual home is one that is relaxing and comfortable. It is inviting, welcoming, with an air of sophistication and maturity. A sensual home is one where you feel as though you can manage to escape the daily grind of today’s hectic world.
This mountain chalet is what we call tasteful luxury. Surrounded by beautiful mountains and showcasing inspiring raw finishes of stone and wood, the place is visually enticing, no matter what the standing point. Enjoy the virtual tour below for a glimpse of Whistler and its hidden architectural gems!
Housing styles around the world are as varied as the countries they represent and in America there are a variety of iconic design styles that have made American homes so popular.
After several incomplete renovations, the Hawthorn project became a serious matter. ”The task was two fold, firstly to consolidate and reinstate the existing heritage parts and secondly to create a new architectural language that would transform the rear and become the soul of the new indoor and outdoor living areas.”
Vancouver's Cypress Mountain is home to eight exclusive penthouses with panoramic views of the city skyline, English Bay and Gulf Islands. This 4400 square foot residence features soaring 16' ceilings, walls of glass, and custom finishes and features throughout.
~Restoration Hardware 1920's Odeon Glass Fringe 3-Ring Chandelier: $1,595.00
There are so many factors that go into designing a successful space - scale, finish, texture, color, pattern - all of which depend heavily on the design style that you're working with (modern, traditional, vintage...). I think one of the most challenging design styles to pull off is eclectic.
~Pottery Barn Seagrass Bar Stool: $279.00
A fusion of modern with old world charm, light and shade, minimalism with maximum impact. This Melbourne based design firm creates a modern glamour with a clean line and a luxe but less vibe. Perhaps a little more layered, a little less minimal. Beautiful, clean lined modern interiors that surprise the senses and embrace modern living to the max.
A stylish combination of traditional features and colorful contemporary design, this South Yarra renovation by architectural firm Techne packs a punch with personality, color and a killer art collection. It's a pared back modern living space that revels in the grand proportions of the old house.
Kitchen backsplash designs are as varied as the kitchens that accommodate them. From a minimalist neutral backsplash that spans from ceiling to floor to the tiniest tile mosaic applied above a dainty cooktop, these important design elements provide many decorating and functional possibilities. To prove our point, we've gathered 50+ unique backsplash ideas from around the web. Which is your favorite?
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