Modern Memphis Design Trend, Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories on Design // Modern Memphis Movement.

I will tell you nothing new by proclaiming that Memphis is back. No sir. You all would’ve all seen it happening, but things have really come to head in the last year, with no signs of slowing down. Call it the 80s revival if you like –...
Architecture for Pets Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories on Design // Product Design & Architecture for Pets.

Even though I'm someone who has never had a pet I've always thought animals are way better than people. There are many reasons I say this. For instance, animals are so much nicer and less complicated than people. They can't talk. They are...
Stories on Design 2014 Archives | Yellowtrace

Stories on Design | 2014 Archive.

A roundup of Stories on Design & Design Trends from Yellowtrace 2014 Archives - living large in small spaces, outdoor rooms, triangles in architecture, translucent glass houses and...
Outdoor Rooms, Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories on Design // Outdoor Rooms.

In case you thought today's post is about "styling" your Verandas and Backyard Pergolas with a bit of lattice action, I'm afraid you're in for a huge dose of disappointment. Sorry / not sorry. If you're, however, in the market for amazing...
Fins & Folded Facades, Curated by Yellowtrace.

So Hot Right Now // Fins & Folded Facades.

I recall a time when I used to have a grown up job in an architecture firm, and the debate amongst my colleagues/ architects over the design of every façade. This is not surprising. Not only are they one of the first things we all notice...
So Hot Right Now // House in a House, curated by Yellowtrace

So Hot Right Now // A House In A House.

The idea of house-like structures inside interior spaces is not so new. Perhaps it stems from our early childhood references that resonate so deeply with us all. Just think of Tree Houses. Or Doll Houses. You can think of today's story as...
String and Thread Installations, Curated by Yellowtrace

So Hot Right Now // String & Thread Installations.

Lately I've been noticing a whole heap of amazing installations that redefine spaces, utilising modest materials such as strings, threads, ropes, metal chains etc. These interventions often allow colour and light to manipulate their...
Scale Shingles in Architecture & Design, curated by Yellowtrace.

So Hot Right Now // Scale Shingles in Architecture & Design.

Scale shingles are by no means a radical new concept in architecture & design. Far from it. I don't know if this is the same as you, but I remember my early drawings of houses from when I first learned to hold a pen, which featured scale...
Totally Terrific Triangles in Architecure & Interiors, Curated by Yellowtrace

Totally Terrific Triangles in Architecture & Interiors.

I have a serious weakness for pure forms and simple geometry. What? You knew that already? I know, I'm becoming super predictable. Having said that, as much as I cannot get passed squares, rectangles, circles and hexagons (my personal...