Walter Van Beirendonck Collection A/W 2012

  Walter Van Beirendonck (Brecht, 4 February 1957) is a Belgian fashion designer. He graduated in 1980 from the Royal Arts Academy in Antwerp. Together with Dirk Van Saene, Dries van Noten, Ann Demeulemeester, Marina Yee (graduated in 1981) and Dirk Bikkembergs (graduated in 1982) they became known as the Antwerp Six. Since 1983, he issues his own collections. They are inspired by the visual arts, … Continue reading

Elliott Ripper House

Elliott Ripper House is designed by Christopher Polly Architects and is located in Rozelle Sydney, Australia. Form of the house serves as an intermediary stepping-stone, standing in between a three-storey neighbour and a single storey neighbour. Significant parts of the of the existing structure were consciously retained to reduce its carbon input. Use was made of … Continue reading

SUMMERHOUSE INSPIRATION (PART 3)

  Another bunch of airy and cozy ideas for your vacation home. You can see my previous posts about this theme here (insp. part 1) and here (insp. part 2).  

Summerhouse in Austria

  I’ve become a fan of wooden architecture. Can’t imagine a healthier living environment than that. Here is a barn style house in Southern Burgenland (Austria), which also contains rooms for wine production (very common in that area) and a cellar. As the house is not inhabited during winter months, it is possible to shut down the … Continue reading