Chalet_A Cottage in Estrie, Canada / Matière Première Architecture

Charmed by the ever-so-popular typology of the A-frame cottage, the new owners of this 1950’s property aspired to renovate and revitalize the cottage into a 21st century home. Located in the Eastern Townships, near Montréal, this unique structure sits on an evergreen forest, nearly touching the water on its breathtaking waterplane. Inaccessibility during the long winter months greatly contributed to accumulated neglect, essentially exposing the old cabin to years of harsh Canadian winters. The owners engaged with a resourceful local architect studio, Matière Première Architecture, and its affiliated construction company, Nu Drom, to design and renovate the 3-seasons cottage. Obtaining…

Dime Headquarter, Montreal / Vives St-Laurent

Interior design studio Vives St-Laurent presents its latest collaboration: the Dime headquarters. The project consists of the relocation of a warehouse and the interior design of the company’s offices. Based in Montreal, Dime contributes to the skateboarding community’s exposure through…

Xiamen Humanity Maternity Hospital / Lemanarc SA

Completed in September 2021, Xiamen Humanity Maternity Hospital is an extension of the existing Xiamen Hong’ai Hospital. It’s given name refers to the intentions behind the hospital’s philosophy, with Hong’ai meaning ‘spread love’. Its cozy and safe atmosphere provides users…

The 5 Best Places to Live in Florida

Florida is known for its attractive tourism, stunning coastal stretches, fine beaches, and beautiful scenery. Alongside this, the Sunshine State has plenty of diversity strewing its streets, delicious food, and an absence of state income tax, making Florida an attractive…