A place for family time, good conversation, and memories, a dining table is a staple that every home needs. However, the reality is that many homes, especially those low on space, have a table that is too small, outdated, or non-existent. Enter extendable dining tables.The perfect space saving solution that is available in a variety of builds and styles suitable for any sized space—yes, even those that you thought couldn’t fit a dining table!
Considering the high degree of precision and detail, most people wouldnt believe that these intricate sculptures are made from salvaged materials. French artist Alain Bellino studied the family trade of gold and silver plating throughout the 1980s before moving on to creating completely original sculptures.
ART+COM (a group of designers specializing in designing spaces with new media) has broken down the abstract concept of sustainability for the average person with a tangible digital media exhibition located at Autostadt, Volkswagens communications platform in Wolfsburg, Denmark. As a visitor navigates the Level Green: The Concept of Sustainability exhibit, they can learn about climate change and its consequences, the importance of sustainability to the planets economic and social health, and Volkswagens specific approach to the concept.
Embarking upon the interior design of an extra small space can be a real challenge but sometimes it’s within strict constraints that creative teams concoct the most interesting solutions. To achieve a high level of comfort and style over a restricted floor area requires a little - or a lot - of thinking outside the box, and the shedding of preconceived ideas.
Scandinavian design can be a very good choice for families looking for a way to unify their home. Not only does Scandinavian design encourage minimalism, it also has a playfulness about it with pops of color and fun objects that add personality to any room.
Sparse colour tantalises in these four small interior designs, used in moderation so as not to overwhelm the limits of each space. Neutral decor remains dominant to paint the illusion of increased volume, and guide more natural light throughout. The studio apartments all measure under 40 square metres, so you’ll also discover some super resourceful layouts at play here.