Hong Kong is known for its high living costs and small living spaces. How to live big in small area is the toppest topic in Hong Kong’s interior industry. Here we have another successful examples of multi-functional transformable home design. Design by LAAB architects, this 309 Sqft apartment has a big kitchen, home cinema, a bathroom fitted with a bathtub, a guest room and also has pet-friendly amenities for three cats. Sounds unbelievable right? Keep reading…
Electricity pylons probably are one of the most boring utility structures you might see. And since they are utility structures, not many pay attention to change them and make them less boring. However, Choi and Shine want to do something different and in their “Land of Giants™” design, proposed in 2008, they want to transform electrical pylons as human-shaped statues to decorate the Icelandic countryside.
If you follow Lady Gaga’s fashion style, you might heard about the 27-year-old Filipino fashion and shoe designer Kermit Tesoro who drew Gaga’s attention with his famous skull-heel shoes. Although from the views of normal people, most of his show creation are not wearable. And it is quite true, those shoes are not for ordinary people like me. (I can’t even imagine to put my foot in those shoes). But it should stop us enjoying those unusual designs, no matter how weird they look like.
Bonsai is a Japanese art form using miniature trees grown in containers. Originated in China then redeveloped under the influence of Japanese Zen Buddhism, the history of Bonsai can be date back over a thousand years. The purposes of bonsai are primarily contemplation (for the viewer) and the pleasant exercise of effort and ingenuity (for the grower). Although, it is a delicate and time-consuming process to take care of a bonsai, there are many benefits to have one at home: They look beautiful, and moreover the process of taking care of them encourage patience and dedication, help to relieve stress and purify the air. Although we can’t show you the rest of the benefits of having a bonsai at home, but you can at least show you how beautiful they can be.