Cave-Like Villa in Greece Hides Sculptured Living Spaces

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Well-chosen materials and textures throughout add to the originality of this cliffside home in Greece. The post Cave-Like Villa in Greece Hides Sculptured Living Spaces appeared first on

Minimalist Residence in Greece Taking In Endless Sea Views: Villa Melana

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Studio 2 Pi Architecture completed the design and development of Villa Melana , a contemporary seaside residence in Greece.

Our Estrella Tiles Bring A Hint Of The Greek Isles To This Bathroom

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Get Inspired Get the Look bathroom bathroom tile cement tile installation ideas Echo Collection Estrella Greece Greek Los Angeles tile installation

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Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue

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Photography by Giorgos Sfakianakis The post Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue appeared first on The Greek island of Santorini is often associated with fulfilling escapes.

Visually-Striking Interior Design Exhibited by Residence in Glyfada, Greece

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Residence in Glyfada is a modern two-level private home designed by Dolihos Architects in Athens, Greece. Photos courtesy of Dolihos Architects] The post Visually-Striking Interior Design Exhibited by Residence in Glyfada, Greece appeared first on

Comprehensive Research Report on Special Building Materials Market in Greece

The A to Z of Building

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Special Building Materials Market in Greece: Business Report 2014" report to their offering. This report is a comprehensive research

Installation Equation: A Cement Tile Patchwork in Beverly Hills

Granada Tile

The yogurt is flown in fresh from Greece, while many of the the mix-ins come from local farms. Pick a classic combo of yogurt and honey or go bold with a parfait—and it’s all served in terra-cotta pots, also hailing from Greece, which can be reused in myriad ways.

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Modern Greek House Design Exploring Traditional and Up-to-Date Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The island of Kea in Greece seemed the perfect location to settle down and enjoy magical breezes serpent among olive trees. It’s easy to imagine living in a modern Greek house like this one for anyone who ever visited Greece.

Spain Takes the Stage at Cersaie 2014

Kitchens for Living

Tile has been used in building as far back as 3000BC in ancient Greece. Tile of Spain, a collective of 90 Spanish ceramic wall and floor tile manufacturers, recently showcased new collections and innovations at the Cersaie 2014 show.

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Our Fez Cement Tiles Get The Vote At Seattle Restaurant Omega Ouzeri

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Seattle’s Omega Ouzeri is redefining Greek food for a new generation.

Our Fez Cement Tiles Get The Vote At Seattle Restaurant Omega Ouzeri

Granada Tile

Seattle’s Omega Ouzeri is redefining Greek food for a new generation.

Eclectic London Apartment Takes Inspiration from Greek Homes

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Ardesia Design completed the renovation of a mansion block apartment in Maida Vale, London. The 970 square-foot-home initially had three bedrooms, a small living space, and a bathroom. A contemporary upgrade was in order to bring this eclectic London apartment to life.

Playful Mix of Textures Driving Energy Inside Modern Greek Residence: A&A House

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The Trip Every Woman Should Take Once in Her Life

Apartment Therapy

When I told people about my upcoming mother–daughter trip to Greece, I got two kinds of responses. The first came from people who thought it was adorable. Aww, that's so cute," they cooed, imagining my mom as the IRL equivalent of the Lorelai Gilmore to my Rory (I do like to read). The other response was something like pity, as women projected their own complicated relationships with their mothers onto my upcoming vacation. READ MORE ». Travel. Relationships

20 Private Greek Islands are for Sale — Design News

Apartment Therapy

Usually passing from generation to generation, Greece''s private islands are experiencing a real estate boom with price drops and foreign interest.

Modern Marble Design Pioneers


A soft stone that originated in Greece, marble has been a symbol of prestige through the ages since 447 BC when the Parthenon was designed and constructed on the Athenian Acropolis. Greece is built on a bed of marble, which has been mined in the Penteli mountain quarry for hundreds of years and is still used in the construction of buildings, statues and monumental structures throughout the nation. By: Emily Ford, Property Institute.

Avente Tile Talk: Pavers, Tiles and Fountains: Mediterranean.

Tile Talk

Dating as far back as ancient Greece and Rome, these garden/courtyard areas were common amongst both the wealthy palaces as well as the smaller village homes. Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Pavers, Tiles and Fountains: Mediterranean Gardens and Courtyards.

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Enter to Win: The Grecian Escape of Your Dreams — Sweepstakes

Apartment Therapy

Greece is a design lover's paradise - picture crisp white buildings against a piercing blue sky. (Image credit: Acanela ). It's time to indulge in the friendliest of cultures and feast on the finest of foods.

40 Stunning Luxury Bathrooms with Incredible Views

Trendir Magazine

And the ocean home in Greece has incredible vistas to boot. There are rooms with a view, and then there are bathrooms with a view. What better way to bathe or shower? We've collected 40 of the most stunning, most luxurious bathrooms with incredible vistas if we do say so ourselves.

SPONSORED POST: Francis' "Living the Dream" Garden Apartment — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

As a youngster growing up in Greece, Francis says that he was enchanted by Liza Minnelli's classic "New York, New York" - and always dreamed of living there. Pin it. Name: Francis. Location: Hell's Kitchen; New York, NY. Size: 560 square feet. Years lived in: 4 years; rented.

10 Bathrooms With a View You Must See

Trendir Magazine

Greece From the moment you saw this photo the very first thing you may have noticed is that the bathtub is partically in the ground. What really caught our attention from this home in Greece is the sunken marble bathtub.

Yana & Petar's Nomad Luxuries — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

Inspired by their many travels, the space has touches of Italy, Greece, Morocco, and other far-flung locales, and dashes of gold, impeccable tailoring, sparkling chandeliers, and classic design elements give it a luxurious feel. Name: Yana Puaca of NoMad Luxuries and Petar.

The 20 Most Visually Enticing Stone Facades Ever Presented on Freshome

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Rocky Architecture Meets Ultimate Holiday Thrills in Mykonos, Greece Set in the natural rocky landscape of Mykonos and offering open views of the Aegean Sea, Rocky Retreat Two is a perfect holiday escape for those in search of special accommodations.

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Distinctive Traditional Design Unveiled by Lovely Boutique Hotel in Santorini

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Design firm Patsios recently updated Cave Suite, a spectacular boutique hotel on Santorini Island in Greece, overlooking the Aegean Sea.

Pratika's "Bright Eclectic" Room — Room for Color 2014

Apartment Therapy

Inspiration for my palette: Last summer, I went backpacking in Spain, Greece, and India. Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Pratika. Location: Sterling, VA. Division: Dark.

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Sleep Like a King: Dreamy Baldachin Ideas

Trendir Magazine

When you don’t have a lot of space in your bedroom, there is one trick that can completely erase the fact and make your bedroom look suburb. We’re talking, of course, about baldachins. These dreamy things add mystique to the room and plenty of flair to the decor.

Here We Indigo-go-go

Design With an Attitude

Picture it: Greece, stark white buildings with shocks of indigo in the doorways, on the patios and in the details. Last week we talked about keeping your space fresh with whites. This week we’re sharing our love for indigo: it’s not navy and it’s not just a trend.

Exotic Thai Cultured Theme Suites at Plaza Athénée Bangkok

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Astarte Suites is a spectacular 9-room complex designed by Aygoustis Krousis and located on a cliff on the beautiful Santorini Island in Greece. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. Freshome. Freshome. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture.

Refreshingly Raw Design: The Line Hotel in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Artistic and Unconventional Design Showcased by the NEW Hotel in Athens, Greece. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. Freshome. Freshome. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom.

The Finalists – 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition

Life of an Architect

Space Time-Capsule Designer : Natalia Bazaiou and Athina Siga – Athens, Greece and Serres, Greece Bio : We areAthinaSiga and NataliaBazaiou both architects, friends and former fellow students.