clei-lightweight-construction

From June 27 to July 14, 2014 in Versailles (France) will take place the Solar Decathlon, the “ Eco-Friendly Architecture Olympic Games” with the aim to design , built and simulate a real domestic life in a  high energetic   efficiency  residential building.

charming-home-art-wall-decor

Sometimes a property has much more potential than we realize. This 1865 construction  in Norway, for example, has been used for decades only as corporate office space. His luck changed when a couple saw beyond the fluorescent lamps and boring white walls. And then decided that the place would turn into a charming home.

bronzed-metal-table

It is time for the opening of the most important furniture fair – Salone del Mobile 2014. What will present furniture companies and designers? Surprises ahead. But here’s what will show from LEMA leading Italian company. Attractive table Shade – bronzed metal base and a light top by Francesco Rota. Also, elegant bed Orpheo by Ferruccio Laviani.

freshly-renovated-flat

Freshly renovated flat by German designer Peter Fehrentz has become his home but also his workplace. Quite sophisticated, due to the dark palette of colours, the flat exudes an “artistic, almost dramatic atmosphere, reminiscent of the Flemish Old Masters.”