Don’t Tell Anyone About This Secret Door

Seriously, this is totally a secret, and only you and I know about it. There’s a wall of shelves in this house, designed by DeForest Architects, that are actually a hidden door.

Secret door in a house

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Is That A Fire In The Kitchen?

We featured this apartment the other day, and just noticed that there’s an open wood-burning fireplace at the end of the countertop in this kitchen. That’s something you don’t see every day, especially in an apartment. It’s like having a campfire in your kitchen, which feels a bit dangerous, but on the plus side, it would give you a good reason to be eating roasted marshmallows all the time.

Open Wood-Burning Fireplace In A Kitchen

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This Is A Thing – Bathroom Tiles That Look Like A Giraffe

If you’re like us, you probably didn’t know this was a thing, but now you do. The bathroom tiles in this home by De Bever Architects, make the room look like a giraffe.

So the next time you’re thinking of what tile you could cover your walls with, forget the tiles that look like monkeys or hippos, because we all know the only correct choice from now on are the giraffe tiles.

Giraffe Tiles

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This House Built Down Instead Of Up

Local building rules in this Dutch village didn’t allow homes to be built very high, so Coenen Sättele Architects decided to carve out some of the land, and build down instead.

Contemporary dutch home

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PARCOURS Sofa By Sacha Lakic Design

Sacha Lakic Design has created the PARCOURS modular sectional sofa for the Roche Bobois 2015 Collection.

PARCOURS Sofa By Sacha Lakic Design

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Design Detail – Creative Kids Room Shelving

The children’s room in this home by MPR Design Group, includes a wall of fun creative custom shelves, that have a variety of sizes and shapes for storing toys and books, or crawling inside and hiding from the parents.

Custom kids room shelves

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