Design Blocks

Archive for April 2011

Could you live in a remodeled airstream trailer? Well architect Matthew Hoffman decided he could after looking at condos in Santa Barbara were a lot of his clients are based. Check out his site to see more pictures of the 1978 airstream redo and learn more about him!

{Images via HofArc}


Talk about tounge in cheek design, check out the San Andreas coffee table by Ricardo Garza Marcos.

{ San Andres coffee table designed by Ricardo Garza Marcos via This is Colossal}

I wanted to share with you these striking abandoned Yugoslavian monuments that were commissioned by former Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito in the 1960s and 70s. The monuments original intentions were to commemorate sites where WWII battles took place. Since the 90’s these 25 monuments have been abandoned and sit degrading. Click here to view all 25 monuments!

{Images via Crack Two}

This would be a really unique table to include in a clients space. This side table was created by Jane Dandy and you can order your own custom one through her Etsy shop.

{Images via Jane Dandy}

Take a look at these bookshelves designed to create an optical illusion by Clarke Hopkins.

Here is another video lecture we created on color theory.

Here are two videos that illustrate the principle of balance used in interior design. I wanted to make all of these videos available so they can be accessed at any time.