long islands cocoon house hides lots of glass and boldly hued skylights - Long Island’s Cocoon House Hides Lots of Glass and Boldly Hued Skylights

Long Island’s Cocoon House Hides Lots of Glass and Boldly Hued Skylights

With a deceptively modest face to the world, the Cocoon House features soaring ceilings, an airy and open atmosphere and spectacular light play throughout. Located in Long Island, New York, the house was designed by nea studio founder Nina Edwards Anker. The residence makes the most of its location while creating a private and environmentally […]


lovely diy projects which you can do with scrap wood pieces - Lovely DIY Projects Which You Can Do With Scrap Wood Pieces

Lovely DIY Projects Which You Can Do With Scrap Wood Pieces

Everyone working with wood probably has a bunch of scrap pieces from previous projects. While you may not have enough for another big project you can surely use the pieces to make all sorts of little things such as boxes, trays and decorations. Today we’re focusing on exactly that: DIY projects that you can make […]


1571308814 512 kitchen island vent hoods that you can actually be proud of - Kitchen Island Vent Hoods That You Can Actually Be Proud Of

Kitchen Island Vent Hoods That You Can Actually Be Proud Of

What’s the one kitchen appliances that you wish would be reinvented? It’s probably not the range hood since this is one of the most overlooked design elements ever but let’s take a moment to think about just how important it actually is. Maybe you don’t use it all the time but you sure need it […]


eclectic barn like retreat at the foot of a beautiful mountain - Eclectic Barn-Like Retreat At The Foot Of A Beautiful Mountain

Eclectic Barn-Like Retreat At The Foot Of A Beautiful Mountain

At the foot of the Sciliar mountain in Bolzano, South Tyrol stands proudly a beautiful cabin-like retreat. It sits on a site previously occupied by an old barn that dated back to 1850. The new and improved structure was designed and built by studio noa* (network of architecture).  This is one of the most beautiful […]