Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Elise’s Miller Beach House in the Trees House Tour

October 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Name: Elise, Founder/Director of the ReBuilding Exchange Location: Miller Beach — Gary, Indiana Size: 1,000 square feet Type: 1930′s cottage Years lived in: 1½ — owned Feeling beat down by the Chicago winter and fueled by an open bar at a fundraiser for the Rebuilding Exchange, I was swept away by the silent auction offering [...]

The New Batumi Aquarium From Henning Larsen Is Inspired By Beach Pebbles.

October 23, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Henning Larsen Architects has won first prize for its significant design concept for a new aquarium in the Georgian seaport of Batumi. The invited competition took place in spring 2010 with the German architecture company Drei Architekten and the two American companies PJA Architects and Pryor & Morrow Architects among the participants. The 2,000 m2 [...]

Bernie Madoff’s Palm Beach Home Finally Under Contract

October 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

it took a while but Bernie Madoff’s three homes have all finally found buyers. Last to go was Madoff’s Palm Beach, Florida home which is now under contract. In February of this year, the Ponzi schemer’s New York City penthouse was sold to Al Kahn, the CEO of 4Kids Entertainment. That home had been most [...]

Soho Beach House

October 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The renowned British members-only club opens its doors to Miami surf and sun by John Ortved Despite sandy beaches and tropical influence, when it comes to social life, Miami isn’t known as the warmest of places. Inundated with velvet ropes, crowded clubs, big cars and bigger jewelry, the Florida metropolis recently received an attractive antidote [...]

Footprint Table Inspired from the Beach

September 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

We have seen a lot of innovation when it comes to home furniture and accessories by Foot print table from Journeyman Furniture is one of its kind. The outer part of the table has footprints contoured into it and the same thing is also carved out of the underside as well. This gives the viewer [...]

Morgan EvaGT Unveiled in Pebble Beach

August 28, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

After months of blather and dodgy renderings of famed British marque Morgan’s new stupidly-named, pleasingly designed EvaGT – seriously, it sounds like some kind of newfangled female contraceptive – the company finally unveiled the finished product at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The car, Morgan’s first four-seater (a true 2+2) with enough room for luggage [...]

sneak peek: sarah of a beach cottage

August 24, 2010 by · 10 Comments 

here in the states, we’re turning the corner on the last days of summer. in australia, they’re just gearing up for summer fun and beach weather so it’s fitting that we pass the summer torch with this peek into an austrailian beach cottage. sarah lives with her husband and three children just north of sydney [...]

Larry Ellison’s McLaren F1 Up for Auction at Pebble Beach

August 2, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s not every day that a McLaren F1 becomes available for purchase. After all, only a hundred were made. But that day is coming up, and coming up soon. At the fast-approaching Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Gooding & Company will auction off one very desirable example of the supercar that’s still trouncing the competition a [...]

Beach Club Program of Hotel Casa del Mar

July 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

If you are in Southern California you must have been faced with a hot weekend. Everyone there has been heading for the beach. The result is that you simply become a part of a growing crowd and are unable to enjoy the weekend or the beach. Hotel Casa Del Mar in Santa Monica has a [...]

Beach House Beauty on the Texas Coast House Tour

July 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Name: Susan Castor Collection “Beach House” Location: Port Aransas, Texas Size:3980 square feet — 6 bedrooms and 5½ bathrooms The Gulf Coast is all over the news these days, but it’s rarely linked with design and decor. Today we’re bringing you news from the Texas Gulf Coast of a lighter, fresher sort. On a recent [...]