4 08, 2015

Creative House – A Marvellous Mix of Old and New by Z_Lab

Set in Seoul, South Korea, this tiny house is the second project by local architecture studio Z_Lab to turn a traditional Korean-style building into a modern home. The project has been titled Creative House by the architects, and features a blend of traditional Korean features with contemporary furnishings.

The redevelopment of Creative House was […]

31 07, 2015

Tiny Apartment by Szymon Hanczar Is Just 139 Square Feet

If you’re going to live in an apartment that measures just 139 square feet (13 square meters), you’ll want to make it as feasible, functional and comfortable as possible. That’s exactly what Polish designer Szymon Hanczar did with his tiny apartment.

The tiny apartment is set in the bustling city of Wroclaw, Poland. Hanczar intended […]

30 07, 2015

Skysphere – A Towering High-Tech Retreat by Jono Williams

Called the Skysphere, this habitable tower comes from the creative mind of New Zealander Jono Williams. The Skysphere serves as a rather unique getaway that features a host of technological wizardry and is set among the rolling hills of the countryside.

The structure is composed of a hollow steel cylindrical column that supports the […]

29 07, 2015

A Weekend Retreat Featuring A Green Roof and Natural Render

Designed by Japanese firm Hiroshi Nakamura Architects, this small house acts as a weekend retreat for the owners who work in the city during the week. The house is built with a number of locally available natural materials and features an amazing green roof.

Referred to by the architects as “The Living Grass Roof House”, […]

28 07, 2015

Yo!Home – A Transforming Tiny Apartment by Simon Woodroffe

This small apartment concept was recently revealed by entrepreneur Simon Woodroffe. Woodroffe, who is responsible for starting up the the YO!Sushi and YOTEL chains, has dubbed the latest addition Yo!Home. The design aims to fit all the features of a two-bedroom house into a small apartment.

As you would expect, the interior finish is […]

27 07, 2015

The Black and White Apartment by Crosby Studios in Moscow

Redeveloped by Crosby Studios, this two-bedroom apartment in the center of Moscow takes inspiration from Brooklyn style studios. The apartment block was originally built in 1900 and features tall ceilings with large windows making it possible to replicate the style of Greenpoint and West Villiage boroughs.

Simply named “Black and White Apartment”, it contains […]