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villa giulia {rome} floor plan pendant v2 stone inlay

Villa Giulia necklace, v2: this is the stone inlay version. Using the floor plan as a template, I sawed out the structural elements of the architectural plan from 1mm thick sterling silver sheet. 156 more words

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‘Altare Della Patria’. One of the most impressive buildings in Italy if not the whole of Europe. On a recent trip to Rome this was my first choice of Architectural sites to see in the City and I wasn’t disappointed. 9 more words


Postcard of the Week: Chiswick House in London

I have a real penchant and curiosity for stately homes – I can’t get enough of them! These “dream houses” are mostly found in the very rural countryside, but even in our dear capital it’s possible to explore a gem of a stately home. 231 more words

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Pretty Portmeirion

This one’s a little bit of a cheat because it’s not actually from my most recent Welsh trip; it’s actually from the year before but I figure I can call it a #WayBackWednesday post (I don’t even know if that’s an actual thing, but I can’t wait until #ThrowbackThursday because I have other things I want to be posting about) and shamelessly shoehorn it in; if only because it’s too pretty not to share. 170 more words


Zen Sushi Restaurant / Carlo Berarducci Architecture

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Santa Giulia Masterplan Milan, Italy 2003/Foster+Partners

The 605 residences planned for the Santa Giulia masterplan in Milan range from studios to family apartments, and their design is a fusion of Italian traditions and contemporary living. 80 more words

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