Winner of a furniture competition at the Arhus School of Architecture in Denmark in 1999, Flemming Busk’s Twilight Sleep Sofa distills the concept of a convertible couch to a simple cylinder and rectangle. A compact and nicely scaled sofa, the bolster pillow adjusts to three different positions for customized seat depths (19.5″/23″/34.75″) and lumbar support. The Twilight offers further options by converting into a daybed, queen-size bed or two twin beds. To transform Twilight into a comfortable sleeping space for two, simply move the bolster out of the way and place the top cushion on the floor. The two mattresses, when pushed together are larger than a queen-size bed, but not quite as large as a king. For sheets, use two twin extra-long fitted sheets with coordinating flat sheets or one king-size flat sheet. A great small space solution, Twilight turns any room into a guest room. The slipcover is removable for cleaning and is welted at the seams with contrast piping for a clean aesthetic. Casters on the rear legs make for easy mobility.
With the dark exotic Claro Walnut wood offering a modern appeal, the solid wood furniture from Hudson Furniture is a daring but original choice. Their range of products is large enough to give multiple solutions in decorating any interior. Whether you go for a stunning wood table to be the center piece of the dining room, it’s up to you. But it would be a shame not to consider an entire set. Chairs, tables, benches or consoles. The items are all available in custom sizes. All the pieces follow the natural shape of the trees and their inner, organic lines. The final product is designed by using traditional methods and by using hand rubbed oil for the finishes.
These gorgeous bathroom vanities by Arte Bagno Veneta will take your bathroom from lackluster to luxury! Get inspired by their classic elegance for a romantic bathroom design you’ll love. The Deco vanities are a cross between the Art Deco era and modern art. Their sexy silhouettes are set on slim legs with jewel-like finishes that shine, and hardware that you can’t keep your hands off of. The Deco vanity is available in floor and wall-mounted models. Featuring the same level of luxury but with a more modern twist, the Victory vanities come in a palette of rich, glossy surfaces, optional patterns adorning the cabinet fronts and vessels, and even integrated lighting. Paired with ultra-contemporary hardware, the Victory vanities make a modern statement.
Changing the way the modern world looks at wood, Austrian company Luminoso has come up with Translucent Wood – a new, ultra-modern interior design element that combines the warmth of wood and light. Whether you’re using a natural or artificial light source, the result is equally amazing – the stronger the light, the more vivid the effect. Available in a range of wood varieties, colors and endless shapes, with partial or full translucency, this unusual wood product seems to glow from the inside out, bringing endless options to the table for the daring designer. This amazing, ultra-modern wood product is the recipient of a 2009 Red Dot Award, recognized for innovative and inspiring product design.
We recently received a welcoming and colorful home design by Max Lam, the Chief Designer of Moderne . According to the press release they sent us, the Rainbow House is a “830 sqf flat at The Cairnhill in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong. The entire concept is inspired by a RAINBOW. The main colours of this home are green, yellow and red. The rainbow goes from the living room to the dining room, from walls to ceilings, thoroughly decorates 11 feet high ceiling, and then goes over the hidden room door. The unique stainless steel lamps together with the colourful settings, contribute to a sharp and trendy environment. Max combined the two rooms into one, in order to enlarge the space. Continue Reading
For some dreamy seaside decor ideas, check out Annette Joseph’s Italian summer home. She designed it and claims it boasts a “fishing town meets retro Riviera vibe” and we love it. The entire interior concept was inspired by the sea. So throughout the home you’ll find lots of blues along with warmer colors that have an earthy, sandy or rusty quality to them. Imagine this – an antique fishing boat calmly glides by while you take your slow morning walk on the beach. Now you have a good feeling about the color scheme. The Ligurian style stone wall in the guest room is really impressive and brings in a warm and rustic textural element. Incorporated into the interior scheme are decorative details that pay tribute to the sea – like the porthole mirror, the starfish, seashells and nautical stripe patterns. And what would an Italian home be without some marble? Check out the amazing slabs in the bathroom and kitchen. With all that light, the home feels fresh and airy; you can almost smell the ocean breeze. Continue Reading