Inspired by her travels all over the world, photographer Kate Zimmerman built her dream house completely new in Texas, USA. But despite that it is brand new, the architecture is rooted in history and inspired by the photographer’s travels to Mexico, Portugal, and Peru and the traditional homes she saw there. Thick, textural walls and rustic wooden beams place this
During my time backpacking through Australia (many years ago) my absolute favorite place was the Byron Bay area. I am dreaming about going back, this time with my son and my partner. Perhaps this dream will become reality in a year or two but for now it stays with dreaming and posting about beautiful houses in Byron Bay. Like this
Today’s post shows us a beautiful summer home located in Martinho do Porto in Portugal which is decorated by Vera Iachi. This Portuguese interior designer is known for mainly using furniture and accessories made from natural materials. Do you want to dream more? Then take a look at these gorgeous rustic chic summer cottages and this beach house in a
This bright and airy beach house in Avalon on Sydney’s Northern Beaches (Australia) once was a weatherboard fisherman’s cottage. Stylist Ali and her husband Michael, a residential builder, took on the daunting task of renovating the run down 1929 house and turned into a modern family home.
Shop for vibrant colors for a tropical vibe! Above: indoor/outdoor daybed | water resistant cushion set for daybed | indoor/outdoor rug. gilded carafe | indoor/outdoor daybed | water resistant cushion set for daybed | hanging pots | pleated midi skirt
US based shop Spartan (they do offer international shipping) offers a carefully considered collection of home goods, furniture, lighting and fine art. Their site is worth a visit, I especially love their beautiful ceramic collection!
Situated on the island of Syros in Greece this summer home has stunning sea views. The design process, led by Greek architecture firm Block 722, was defined by the clients’ desire to maximize the view of the Plagia bay. The main intention was to unify the various spaces of the house under one roof facing the Aegean, without creating a
Designer Tim Pfeiffer has been searching for years for the idyllic vacation home before finding this cabin on Vashon Island (USA). In its original state, the house had a number of problems ranging from chipped paint and peeling linoleum flooring to a disarray of decorative styles. After a year of renovating, the result is a cohesive and timeless design that
It is still ice cream season and these watermelon popsicles are perfect for a warm sunny day. You can find the recipe here.