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Half-exposed to the elements through three decorative concrete screens, Binh Thanh House in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam is a modern six-story residence for three generations of the same family. The spacious home features sweeping spiral staircases, pattern blocks for shading, and a unique design that opens it up for an enhanced connection to its tropical environment.
Enclosed air-conditioned spaces
The Escapade Sofa comes in both indoor and outdoor versions with fabrics specifically designed for both. I’m really lovin the flower power look of the one on this deck.
The indoor version of the Escapade Sofa is upholstered in Carioca fabric and the back cushions are full of feathers. The back cushions have a bottom panel that is weighted so
It looks like something from a mad scientist’s laboratory, with a heating element furiously boiling water inside a glass bulb. But the liquid this strange-looking device ultimately produces isn’t some mysterious chemical concoction – it’s coffee. Made of hand-blown glass, Café Balão by industrial designer Davide Mateus is based on the design of traditional vacuum-style immersion coffee makers.
Traditional methods of warding off muggers – pepper spray, self-defense classes, whistles – work well, but an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. That’s the concept behind this bizarre neck accessory. It encourages women to improve their posture and walk with their heads up, habits that have been shown to keep muggers away.
The idea is that
These bikes are not for the spandex-wearing couriers, perhaps, but they’d be a lot more comfortable if they did swap out their rides. Crouching over all day is only going to make you look like Quasimodo, eventually. But this isn’t just an ergonomic cruising bike, it’s a dream urban commuting bike – one that allows you to dress for “the
When you first see this rug, your initial reaction might be to pick it up and shake it out so that it sits flat on the floor. But, although the rug looks like a folded or rumpled piece of fabric, it’s actually just a clever optical illusion.
The Folded Tones rug from designer Enoch Liew is a fun floor covering
Kitchen back splashes are typically not the focal point of the room. But these made-to-order custom glass back splashes will steal the show in the heart of any home.
The British company Glass Splashbacks makes stunning back splashes featuring whatever color, shape or picture you desire. You also choose the thickness of the glass. The colors or pictures are printed
The natural beauty of the Ecuadorian highlands is the setting for a stunning two-level home from Diez + Muller Arquitectos. Los Chillos House is a glass box set upon a base of stone, mixing natural and modern elements for a warm and welcoming abode.
The home is built into a hillside, providing a remarkable view of the surroundings. The stone