Архив автора: Kenya Foy

You’d Never Guess That This Paper Is Made Of Stone

The appeal of a handwritten note has never been lost on us, but with the introduction of the world’s first global stone paper stationery company, we now have even more incentive to sit down and scribble out a letter to a pen pal or loved one. (далее…)

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This Creepy Face Clock Tells Time With Crossed Eyes

If your design aesthetic skews towards the strange, we’ve got the perfect wall accessory to suit your decorative tastes. Tokyo-based contemporary design company We+ released a set of wall clocks that uses a digital display of the human face in a way that is kind of, well, scary. Let’s just say you wouldn’t want to roll over in the middle of the night and see this clock staring back at you. (далее…)

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This Bookcase Comes With Its Own Chair

The search for the perfect reading chair that is both a stylish and feng-shui friendly addition to your home library just got a whole lot easier. Enter Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto’s Bookchair, a clever, artistic seating and storage combo wherein the chair fits inconspicuously into a customized, built-in slot on the accompanying bookshelf. (далее…)

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This Former Cabin Is a Now Stunning $4.5 Million Desert Wonderland — House of the Day

Anyone in the market for an eclectic, custom-designed oasis in the desert would do well to consider making a home out of the expansive Mojave Rock Ranch in Joshua Tree, California. For those of us with wallets just a few pennies shy of the $4.5 million asking price, we’ll just have to take a moment to exhale and marvel in unison at the property because it’s a pretty remarkable take on desert living. (далее…)

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The «Oddly IKEA» ASMR Video Is Actually Relaxing

Using YouTube videos to lull yourself to sleep is one thing, but how about a visual production that simultaneously encourages you to snooze and shop for stuff to spruce up your place? Enter IKEA’s ASMR video. At 25 minutes, «Oddly IKEA» campaign features an intentionally soft-spoken narrator who guides viewers through a college dorm room outfitted with some of the brand’s latest back-to-school products. (далее…)

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This Shapeshifting Chair Is Good For More Than Sitting

Many relaxation enthusiasts (read: everyone) have made a sport out of curling up in their favorite chair. It takes a bit of work to contort your body into the most comfortable position, but once you’re there it’s like discovering bliss in seated form. It just so happens that in our latest search for the perfect reading chair, we discovered this odd, yet playful shape-shifting chair that will definitely help ease the process of getting comfy while sitting. (далее…)

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The Guggenheim Is The Latest Frank Lloyd Wright LEGO Set

Even with the assortment of high-tech gadgets and games available for our entertainment needs, LEGO’s highly lauded Architecture Series reminds us that it’s perfectly acceptable for adults to continue playing with their childhood toys. The latest structure to get the LEGO brick treatment is Frank Lloyd Wright’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. (далее…)

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A Star Wars Hotel Is Coming to Disney World

The most magical place on Earth is about to go intergalactic: Word on the design streets is that a Star Wars hotel is coming to Disney World in Orlando, and this collision of fantasy worlds undoubtedly has space geeks and theme park enthusiasts pumped. (далее…)

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This Heart Shaped Island Comes with a Frank Lloyd Wright House

A piece of prime architectural history is up for sale, and a private island comes with it. Situated on the 11 acre, heart-shaped Petra Island in New York’s Putnam County, luxury real estate concierge Chilton & Chadwick have put the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed property on the market with a $14.92 million price tag. (далее…)

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LAX Opens a New Terminal—But It’s Only for VIPs

For many travelers, simply hearing the word airport induces instant anxiety. However, if you’re among the well-heeled making your way through LAX, there’s a new luxury terminal for VIP travelers that will definitely provide a welcome respite from the typical airport mayhem. (далее…)

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This Floral Designer Is Turning NYC Trash Cans Into Gorgeous Bouquets

Ordinarily, city trash cans are strictly regarded as pungent eyesores, but an artistic beautification initiative led by New York designer Lewis Miller aims to change that perception. Instead of bins overflowing with garbage, Miller has filled NYC trash cans with huge colorful bouquets, creating one of the most beautiful and unique flower arranging ideas we’ve ever seen. (далее…)

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Historic Italian Villa Cornaro Is On the Market for $45 Million

In the complete opposite direction of budget living, renowned architect Andrea Palladio’s Villa Cornaro is officially on the market. Designated as «one of the most influential buildings in the world» by the New York Times, the sprawling Italian home is the stuff of real estate dreams. In 1551, the villa was designed and ultimately named for Giorgio Cornaro, a member of Italian society’s upper echelon. (далее…)

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