By Magaly • Jan 31, 2017
Are your architectural and home decor tastes best described as a unique blend of streamlined contemporary and comfortable wooden chic? This might not be a concept that you hear about often but it’s one that makes for a beautifully calming and casual home, just like you’ll see inside the House Savukvartsi in Vantaa, Finland!
By Jessica • Jan 6, 2017
Have you always dreamed about spending a beautiful weekend in the wilderness, enjoying all the natural wonders that a gorgeously calming forest has to offer? Well, you’re certainly not alone in that desire. In fact, some people want to experience that type of relaxation so much that they actually choose to build their homes in wooded areas in order to create that kind of lifestyle for themselves full time.
By Magaly • Jan 4, 2017
By Magaly • Dec 2, 2016
In 2013, Marco Casagrande created this contemporary home for a family located in Karjaa, Finland.
It has been laid out as a long, continuous space that serves multiple purposes.
House in Espoo is a home located in Espoo, Finland and was designed by Olavi Koponen.
The spiral shape of the structure pervades the entire building, dominating every room in the house.
This award-winning cabin is a 2012 project by Arkkitehtitoimisto Louekari that can be found in Rovanniemi, Lapland, Finland.
It is a wooden structure perched on an outcrop overlooking the forest that consists of a living space, sauna, and woodshed.
By Holly • Aug 23, 2012
Rome-based architect Maurizio Giovannoni has designed this contemporary penthouse renovation.
Completed in 2012, this 700 square foot penthouse apartment is located in Turku, Finland. The renovation involved the removal of walls to allow natural light to flow freely through the space.
By admin • Aug 2, 2012
Helsinki-based studio Huttunen–Lipasti–Pakkanen Architects has designed the Villa Mecklin.
This 753 square foot contemporary vacation home is located in Velkua, Naantali, Finland.
Helsinki-based studio Helin & Co Architects has recently completed the Villa Snow White project.
This two-story contemporary coastal residence overlooks an archipelago in Espoo, the second largest city in Finland.
Helsinki-based studio Avanto Architects has designed the Villa Q project.
The 3,230 square foot house is located in Veräjämäki, a central neighborhood of Helsinki, Finland and was completed in 2008.
Anu Puustinen and Ville Hara from Helsinki-based studio Avanto Architects have designed this contemporary cabin for themselves.
Located in Virrat, a small town in Finland 170 miles away from Helsinki, this 839 square-foot black and white cabin has no running water nor electricity.
Heated only with wood stoves, far from the city noise, the cabin offers restful tranquility and relaxed pace of life with a minimum impact on its environment.