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Smart Casual: Exploring Latvia’s Nature-Inspired Private House

FeaturedA modern black cabin nestled in a vibrant autumn garden, with glass walls and a rustic path.

Explore Smart Casual, a private house by Labs Dizains in Cēsis, Latvia, envisioned in 2023. This modern home seamlessly blends nature with innovative architecture and interior design. With three levels following the terrain’s contours and large windows inviting sunlight, the design emphasizes open spaces and natural materials. The heart of the house, a cozy fireplace, connects kitchen, living areas, and an outdoor hot tub, creating a perfect harmony between indoor comfort and the beauty of the Gauja valley.

Valgums: From Unfinished to Unforgettable Lakeside Home

Valgums: From Unfinished to Unforgettable Lakeside Home

Step into Valgums, a transformed lakeside family residence in Latvia, creatively reenvisioned by Zane Tetere-Sulce in 2023.

Merging traditional wooden aesthetics with contemporary features, the home showcases a striking roofline, floor-to-ceiling windows, and an eye-catching ‘Shou Sugi Ban’ facade. Its interior, designed for spacious living and illuminated by natural light, radiates comfort and style, positioning Valgums as an architectural highlight.

Apartment EL19: Where Eclectic Design Meets Latvian Heritage

FeaturedApartment EL19: Where Eclectic Design Meets Latvian Heritage

Embark on a design journey with us as we explore the Apartment EL19, a masterpiece of eclectic style by Open Architecture Design, nestled in the heart of Riga, Latvia.

Nestled within a 19th century building, this space is a beautiful tapestry of old and new, infused with the expressive colors of Latvian painter Kristīne Luīze Avotiņa, and tailored to reflect the joyous lifestyle of its family of five occupants. Each room tells a story, from the artisanal craftsmanship of the custom Chevron parquet flooring to the vibrant green corridor that bridges the two parts of the apartment. Every corner of this domicile, even down to the bespoke bathroom sinks, sings of personalization and the unique charm of Latvia’s design heritage.

House in Jurmala: Modern Design Amongst Centuries-Old Pines

House in Jurmala: Modern Design Amongst Centuries-Old Pines

House in Jurmala is a stunning single-story residence nestled in the picturesque town of Jurmala, Latvia. This modern architectural masterpiece, designed in 2023 by Architectural Studio Chado, embraces the natural beauty of the area with its concrete textured walls and centuries-old pines.

Experience the seamless integration of indoor and outdoor spaces, as the patio with trees divides the private and public areas of the home. Discover how the design contrasts the monumental volumes of the sleeping rooms with the dynamic central public part, featuring console roofing cantilevers and a vertical fireplace tube.