Interiors

Building in Ice

Considering the cold weather we are experiencing this month, we thought we would look at some cool creations, specifically Ice Hotels. Around the world there are 10 Ice Hotels and counting. The idea of staying in a massive ice sculpture seems to intrigue us and therefore more are appearing.   Everything in these hotels everything […]

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Playing with Lego.

Most children love Lego, but as adults we aren’t supposed to play with childrens’ toys anymore. Well this week we are showing you why that is a load of rubbish. So get stuck in and start playing with Lego!   This Kitchen island unit, designed by Munchausen, is made from 20,000 Lego bricks. The standard […]

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Stairways to Heaven?

Stairs are a form of functionality, but this week we are looking at how this transitional space can become a sculptural object. Whether used to create clever storage, become a piece of horticulture or be a way of expressing yourself, these stairs are the path to heaven. This little slice of heaven was designed by […]

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Reading into things.

Here at Vesta, we love books and are mad about libraries! So this week we are going to share some unique and gorgeous Library ideas. Why not start with this Scandinavian design classic, the Swedish string shelf. Popular in the 60’s and has come back recently as a retro piece for the home. It is […]

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I pod

Everything these days seem to be getting smaller. Whether it’s our phones, computer’s or even houses. Small is the new thing. So what about pod living? Micasa Lab has created ‘Cocoon 1’, which takes small living to extreme. The concept behind the transparent sphere is to create a place of retreat whilst still being connected […]

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Teaching old dog’s new tricks.

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? Well that might be true of animals; with Architecture it certainly isn’t the case. Renovation is fast becoming the most popular route to gaining a spectacular modern home whilst still maintaining the character of the past. Here are some quirky examples we think are spectacular. […]

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Lighting Up the Night

As the skies will be lit up tonight with fireworks, we thought we would have a look at some inspirational lighting. Bruce Munro is an amazing Lighting designer. He literally sculpts with light. At London Zoo he created this amazing installation called ‘Twilight’ using a modular 6m cascade of teardrop diffusers. The installation was created […]

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