At night vivid colors induce a sense of freedom a jungle of design where textures hide in the dark and colors soften their cheer. Ambient light can help define different atmospheres depending on your mood. After all this is what luxury is all about – an abundance of feelings memories ideas stories transposed into the material world.
The open design of the home coupled with plush modern décor makes it in an absolute dream for those who love cutting-edge contemporary design. Shelves that disappear into the walls and a smart lighting installation add to the beauty of the space. With a façade that is equally sleek and modern this Singapore residence is all about combining brilliant design with opulence and a hint of extravagance!
The interiors are kept largely neutral in white and gray with a bright red accent couch in the living space stealing the show. Stylish use of skylights make sure there is appropriate natural light even in the private areas while an expansive deck to the north allows the residents to be at one with the bamboo and Japanese maple backdrop. A beautiful wooden staircase connects the lower level with the top floors and a concrete path above the water surface in the backyard makes for a cool walkway.
A refreshing pool ergonomic modern kitchen and luxurious bathrooms complete the home. in the bedroom and large floor-to-ceiling glass windows employed throughout offer unabated views at all times while bringing in a sense of light and airy freshness.
Giving a traditional home a contemporary overhaul is a task far more challenging than designing a brand new residence from scratch. The pre-imposed constraints often make the work of architects that much more difficult. Stephenson ISA Studio though has done a commendable job in turning an old and dull residence in Manchester UK into a fabulous modern home that exudes transparency and class. One of the major elements of design that altered the look of the existing structure was the extensive use of glass.
Large overhangs are also in place to ensure there is sufficient protection on a really damp Seattle day. An open floor plan sees lines between the living area and the outdoors blurred even as an ergonomic kitchen and dining area anchor the lower level of the house.
Were entrusted with a similar job when home owners of an eight-decade old residence in Noordwijk Netherlands opted for a modern overhaul. Bringing together its original ‘rustic’ elements with contemporary extensions is an example of a renovation that keeps the character of the home intact.