Flower Bouquets Frozen in Blocks of Ice by Makoto Azuma | Yellowtrace

Flower Bouquets Frozen in Blocks of Ice by Makoto Azuma.

The self-described botanic artist Makoto Azuma has consistently looked for new ways to explore the beauty of plants, flowers and bonsai by placing them in incredibly unique settings. His latest exhibition, 'Ice Flowers', offers a...
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...
Minna no ie by Mamm Design | Yellowtrace

Gallery Post // Minna no ie by Mamm Design.

This two-and-a-half storey dwelling is situated on a 4.5m wide by 12m long plot, wedged between houses in every direction. The design seeks to provide a space that seemingly expands beyond it's borders by inserting a six meter-high garden...
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...
House in Ohno by Airhouse Design Office | Yellowtrace

Gallery Post // House in Ohno by Airhouse Design Office.

Located among the kaki trees, this beautiful house is a project by Japanese architecture studio Airhouse Design. To meet the client's brief for a house with large open spaces and high ceilings, the architects designed a large roof set on...
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...
Kolmio+LIM by Yusuke Seki | Yellowtrace

Kolmio+LIM Beauty Salon by Yusuke Seki // Osaka, Japan.

What is it about Japan, design and retail. They just get it, don't they? They really do. Let's have a closer look at today's beauty. Kolimo+LIM in Osaka, Japan is an extension of the popular Less Is More (LIM) hair salon in the same area,...