Space becomes felt relieved (empty, immortality, meditative atmosphere) according to the primary needs of residents, to optimize the circulation of healthy fresh air, and lighting is abundant sunshine (rich colors).
Minimalist house design eliminates many of saturation with the use of decorative ornaments, trinkets accessories. Character and quality of spaces created by the existence of space defined itself, not by the furniture and accessories trinkets in it.
Minimalist is a translation of a style and pattern of the present life which is too fast, simple and instant, but maintaining the quality. As for minimalism is the embodiment of the life, thought patterns and modern idealism.
Use of simple materials (strong simple elements) is not a luxury with expensive materials and natural materials (elements of harmony with nature). Exposure domination materials (soft and hard) will produce certain effects different.
Design and calculations of detail structure can save the use of materials with the results of building materials and garden house optimum artistic appearance.
The selection of minimalist house design, whether it's building facades, the composition of the room, interior and exterior no doubt become part of daily life as well as the mirror today's lifestyle. The more specific design choices, the more clearly illustrated how the character of the house owner.
In line with the lifestyle of a dynamic society, the trend is more important style element triggers the cleanliness of the building model is more directed to a minimalist, more accurately called a modern minimalist. In accordance with people's lifestyles are increasingly dynamic, trend-style shelters currently more emphasis on the function of which tends to smooth complexion.
A while back we saw these mirrors at the Las Vegas home show and we thought they were really cool. They are a group of individual mirrors hung together. By themselves they are not that unique, but as a group, well, as a group they just POP!
Take this group of mirrors, for example.
It actually consists of 12 of these:
Which actually consists of this one, which costs about $280
As you can see, these can be made as into any size that you want. We like them big--the bigger the better. The impact is more dramatic that way.
The mirrors are made of lacquer and take about 4-6 weeks. You can find them in our decorative mirror section.
We just picked up this new line of decorative pillows and we're really excited about it. It's pretty, it's fresh, it's colorful, but do you know what we are excited about the most? They make the pillows here in the US and can ship in 2-3 days! That's like, really amazing...For some mysterious reasons that we never understand, many vendors take 4-8 weeks to make a pillow! Think about it. Dell can build a computer in 1-2 days! Don't you think that is rather strange?
Here are some previews. We'll be posting these up in our decorative pillows section this weekend so please check back soon to see the rest.
The pillows are made with very nice designer fabrics from F Schumacher and the likes. They are filled with down/feather. The sizes range between 22x22 to 24x24. Prices run between $200-300 per pillows.
Tips Eco-design: Figure dream house, House Green / Eco Friendly: The house Comfortably in the middle of the water pollution.
In the world of architectural concepts of environmentally friendly design called ecodesign. What are the requirement to design environmentally friendly houses? The following explanations and examples.
The house that is environmentally friendly house that integrates the entire process of unity by considering the consequences for the environment. That is, since the beginning of the process of design, development and utilization of building various aspects considered.
Aspects that should be considered primarily:
1. Consumption of resources-saving and efficient (energy, materials, water and land)
2. Emissions both to air, water and related land and environmental health
3. Others (such as noise and vibration).
If you want to apply ecodesign for your dream house, concrete can be a lot. For example, house-rich sun, so electricity can be saved. A lot of windows and a smooth air flow so you do not need air conditioning. Sufficient land for the well catchment. Green room, aka the garden which supplies clean air requirements. Installation of sewerage and waste that can be recycled. Utilization of building materials that are not wasteful. And others. And so on.
Whew, it turns out many aspects that must be diperhatiakan in design. Of course, not all designs can always accommodate all aspects. But minimal. Once again minimum: You should not spend the whole land for the house, or covered with cement. You need to take into account that every room to get sunlight and air enough. Use lights and put points on the optimal place.
In the example below we try ecodesign concepts apply in a 3-story building. Note that in each floor, we provide open space that can be used for garden or ornamental plants, abundant air flow, yet remain shielded from the sun
XGambar perspective looks home and various pieces of angle that shows the placement of green space on all floors.
Sample Image Detail architecture which shows the garden in front and behind the house. Park became integral part of the whole building.
We don't write about garden too much on this site, mainly because we're no gardeners. But whenever we see a house with a lush garden we just get so jealous! It really makes a huge difference. You can take a crappy house and plant a great garden around it and it will look amazing.
So for those who are gardeners, here are some really adorable garden accessories. They are so inexpensive too, most of them average about $50-100.
The web site for these products is Barreveld, but it is trade-protected, sorry. You call the number on the site to be directed to a nearby dealer.