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The 48m² apartment packed with space-saving tricks

Small and one-room apartments are the focus of plenty of architectural interest at the moment, and they're not just cheap alternatives to bigger homes. Instead, they are little urban abodes packed with function and, often, a surprising amount of…

27 February, 2017

The bright little home full of creative ideas

Do want your home to look bright, inviting and exciting? If you do, then we have an inspirational apartment that you’re going to love! Replete with timber tones and elements, colourful accessories as well as plenty of charm, this playful home is…

26 February, 2017

5 modern retro kitchens you'll wish were yours

Who doesn’t want a kitchen that is practical, storage-friendly and yet stylish? Architects and designers are increasingly suggesting modern retro kitchens to homeowners, for a look that's charming and comfortable, yet trendy.

26 February, 2017

The tiny Japanese home full of space and light

The 1920s was a period of great change. Post WWI, Japan was in a state of flux – leaning towards a more liberal and democratic way of life. Known as the Taishō period, this era was dominated by an increase in construction, and an altered landscape…

26 February, 2017

5 amazing bar counters your guests won't want to leave

If you have a big enough kitchen and want to add some real class and style, then what better way than installing a bar counter where family and guests can eat breakfast, drink coffee or sup a cocktail? There are numerous sizes and style of counter ou…

25 February, 2017

The dreamy white flat with an intriguing layout

Pack your bags, homify readers, because we’re travelling to Lombardy in northern Italy to check out a luxurious neutral apartment in Brescia. Designed by the architects at D73 Studio, this property is modern, elegant and sure to impress.

25 February, 2017

15 desks that will put the style back into your home office

If you need to create a home office, there are a number of things to take into consideration, such as effective storage and an ergonomic chair. But chief amongst your concerns should be installing the perfect desk.

25 February, 2017

8 stylish kitchens that said no to plain white walls

Kitchens with simple and no-frills white walls were popular a long time ago, when this space was primarily valued for functionality. But recent years have seen a drastic change in the way homeowners visualise their kitchens.

24 February, 2017

A modern home that every architect would recommend

Today’s feature property is inspiring, spirited and delightful adorned with all the latest modern fittings and fixtures. Designed by Zetae Studio, this Tuscan residence is not what you might picture when you think of the Italian countryside.

24 February, 2017

10 dreamy nooks and corners perfect for small homes

Cosy nooks and corners have a very special place in any home. They are places to read, daydream, snuggle with a loved one or simply curl up for a good nap. Perhaps this is because there is something totally nurturing and comfy about being in a little…

24 February, 2017