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There are many ways to style our beloved nests, but most of all we want them to feel welcoming, warm and cosy

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This pair of single bedroom apartment interiors explores two different approaches to hitting a modern cosy vibe, in homes each measuring around the 80 square metre mark. Our first home is a mid century modern inspired interior, filled with plenty of warm retro vibes and a cheerful bright blue kitchen. Our second inspirational living space is a plant filled sage green space, textured with natural woven furniture, lighting and wall decor. We’ve included the layouts at the end of each cosy home tour for extra home styling inspiration. Mid century modern silhouettes rule in this cosy 73.6 square metre home,...

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Ventilation is key in super hot climates, which is exactly why the perforated cobogo block was dreamed into existence back in the 1920

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s. Based on wooden muxarabis, these are an inheritance of Arab culture, and so make a poetic twist in this monolithic elevation redesign in Funaitees, Kuwait. Created by Bab.nimnim Design Studio, the 400 square metre Cobogo house contains a luxurious interior, with an uplifting range of accent colours and modern art. The construction openings throw beautiful light play over a myriad of unique area rugs and double height crisp white walls, whilst the open interior spaces enjoy a second layer of privacy behind added screens. Photographer: Mohammad Taqi   Red cobogo blocks and pigmented concrete volumes set this house apart from...

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This remodelling project in Old Irving Park in Greensboro, North Carolina, was done by D

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Stone Builders, Inc. It features transitional style decor which is a combination of traditional and contemporary style decors. Upon entering, the three-story u-shaped stairwell, the high ceiling with a chandelier, and a white and gold tile floor introduce the clean modern lines and the creamy white of transitional style decor. The carpeted wood steps add contrast and texture to the entryway. The living room displays the simple lines of contemporary furniture and the creamy white colors with the dark brown floor of transitional decor. The kitchen also features the creamy white palette of the transitional style as well as the...

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Stone and Glass House Design Blended With Stunning Natural Surroundings

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Soul quieting nature holds in the grounds of HOUSE BRAS, a project by architect team DDM Architectuur. The design process for this home included careful research around hours of daylight during changing seasons and how insolation could be maximised. Panoramic views of the surrounding landscape was also of paramount importance, as was blending the home sympathetically with its location. The solution is an architectural layout shaped to bend around features of the green landscape, set right between a pond and a small lake, and to welcome in every drop of available sunlight. The house is covered entirely with natural stone...

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Stone and Glass House Design Blended With Stunning Natural Surroundings

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Soul quieting nature holds in the grounds of HOUSE BRAS, a project by architect team DDM Architectuur. The design process for this home included careful research around hours of daylight during changing seasons and how insolation could be maximised. Panoramic views of the surrounding landscape was also of paramount importance, as was blending the home sympathetically with its location. The solution is an architectural layout shaped to bend around features of the green landscape, set right between a pond and a small lake, and to welcome in every drop of available sunlight. The house is covered entirely with natural stone...

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