Elle Brazil is paying tribute to art history in five covers for its special December 2017 issue. The Magazine has drawn inspiration from Botticelli’s Birth of Venus, Munch’s The Scream, Klimt’s The Kiss, Vinci’s Mona Lisa & Hockney’s Joiners to re-enact the 5 well known works using Brazilian celebrities. Source : designtaxi
Vector Architects has transformed a disused sugar mill in China’s mountainous Yangshuo County into a resort hotel featuring a group of gabled masonry structures designed to complement the existing industrial architecture. The hotel is situated in the picturesque Guangxi region. source : dezeen
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Beautiful composition and photography by Julia @humphreyandgrace
Arizona horse barn transformed into desert guest house by The Construction Zone.
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Marketing genius, Hefner left an impact on culture whether good or bad.
Opening of first Playboy Club in Chicago, 1960
Moncler Latest A/F 17-18 Ad Campaign featuring Liu Bolin and shot by Annie Leibovitz in Iceland
Beautiful dresscoat by Stella McCartney photographed by Rasmus Morgensen for Gala
Summer House designed by David Cervera located in Chuburna, Yucatan Mexico.
Spanish architect Jacobo García-Germán has designed an experimental garden centre for exhibiting, breeding and growing cacti near Madrid. The gardens include 400 species of plants from five continents, which are grown in beds recreating arid and semi-arid conditions. Some beds are covered in sand to evoke desert settings, while others are topped by soil or gravel. source : dezeen
This incredible house in Atlantic Beach, Florida, was designed by none other than renowned Jacksonville architect William Morgan—who studied under Walter Gropius and Paul Rudolph—for his own family.
Completed in 1973, the geometric 1,893-square-foot structure is characterized by two triangular prisms of varying dimensions. The larger one appears to be a right triangle, while the narrower one slopes downward toward the beach. source : curbed.com
The rural village of Sinthian in south-eastern Senegal will be the setting for an exciting new cultural centre, conceived and funded by the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation in Connecticut in collaboration with a local leader in Sinthian. Toshiko Mori is the principal architect.
This is a collaboration between graphic designer Alvaro Dominguez and photographer Javier Almar.
To all our French friends & acquaintances – Happy 14th !
French leather goods brand Perrin Paris released a limited edition collection of leather clutches in collaboration with Zaha Hadid Collection.
Wonderful visit & guided tour today of Atelier Oï with co-founder Aurel Aebi. Many thanks again for the fascinating conference on OÏ’s work & amazing projects and sharing with us your passion for design.
Whether collaborating with Vuitton, Foscarini or Danese, the founder trio, Aurel Aebi, Armand Louis & Patrick Reymond create the most amazing designs. Swiss design at its best.
Love these foxy Iphone cases from Yggy Paris.
Express yourself through your feet !
Enjoy your long summer nights with this elegant brasero that doubles as a BBQ by design studio Ding3000. Pitfires have never been so elegant !
Beautiful contrast between the shabby derelict pink walls and the stunning crystal chandelier. Snapshot inspiration.
California Cookie Baker and her fabulous selection of mout-watering cookies.
Advocates of the “Green City” concept, the creative team at WOHA developed a hotel design with a surreal appearance. PARKROYAL on Pickering is a highly modern architecture project in Singapore, combining concrete organic shapes with simple rectangular volumes and incredible sky-gardens. Greenery flourishes at every level. www.parkroyalhotels.com
Amazing Cake Designs by Indonesian Artist and her international team of cake bakers
Passionflower is a floral design studio specializing in floral fashion and jewelry, floral styling and weddings. Created by designer Susan McLeary, and based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Turning floral art into living art – Stunning ! www.passionflowerevents.com
Conceived in Spain, Fru&tube is designed to become a healthy snack, an alternative impulse purchase to baked products and chocolates. As the saying goes : An apple a day keeps the doctor away !
Charming Vintage Bottle Collection becomes a decorative focal point.
Our favorite Brits Tim and Kit Kemp, founders of Firmdale Hotels have now opened The Whitby, their second New York hotel.
Situated in the heart of upper midtown Manhattan on West 56th Street at 5th Avenue, The Whitby Hotel is a celebration of contemporary art and design. www.firmdalehotels.com
Blush, in the upscale Parnell neighbourhood of Auckland, New Zealand, gives the idea of a beautiful flower shop a completely new meaning.
Classy white interior highlighted with design accents of a Spanish residence.
Fabulous children’s furniture designed by Circu turns dreams into reality. Spaceman, Adventurer, Pilot or Princess, this talented Portuguese furniture maker pushes the limits of every child’s imagination.
What does Design mean to you ? This crowdsourced wall offers a selection of items that have a special meaning. Some things are here because they do their job well. Some have been nominated because they are beautiful, and others because they carry special memories. Any piece of design that matters needs to offer at least one of these qualities.
Stunning architecture for this movie theater from 1939 in Inglewood, California – when movie theaters were architectural beauties .