• A BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN HOME IN THE FRENCH ALPS

    This beautiful mountain home in the French Alps is designed by Studio Razavi Architecture. In this highly preserved Alpine valley, stringent architectural guidelines allow for very little freedom of architectural expression. Everything from building height/width ratio to roof slope, via building material and window sizes are strictly controlled to enforce what is locally perceived as patrimony protection but de facto

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  • WONDERFUL WINTER WHITES

    I love a white sweater for winter. My favorite is this wool-cashmere cable turtleneck from Everlane. I like the oversized fit and the quality is really good (the sweater keeps its shape after washing). Everlane is well known for their affordable & transparant prices and this beautiful sweater is only $130. I also love their woolen mittens featured below. Source:

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  • A QUIET URBAN RETREAT IN MELBOURNE

    This stunning modern home is designed by Melbourne-based architectural firm Coy Yiontis. The architects about the design: The new extension is concealed from street view, heightening its privacy and the inherent ‘surprise’ upon entering a contemporary residence through a pretty Federation façade. Upon entry the house becomes completely transparent: the eye drawn through via the pool to its furthest rooms

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  • STYLISH YET CASUAL FASHION ITEMS

    I prefer fashion items that are stylish yet casual. The 9 items that I have selected for this post have both qualities, plus all pieces can be combined together. Above: ruffled printed silk shirt. 1. Acne Studios oversized ribbed wool turtleneck sweater | 2. Star-print suede clutch | 3. ruffled printed silk shirt | 4. Isabel Marant Dicker boots |

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  • A WORK STUDIO IN A 100 YEAR OLD BUNGALOW

    Camille Styles and Chanel Dror have been looking for years for a place to set up their office and eventually found a 100 old year bungalow in Austin, USA. The bungalow had lots of potential but had to be completely renovated. A partnership with builder Monte Goertz and the architects at Low Design Office resulted in a stunning office space

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