Faceted concrete capsule by Noborders Collective extends a Mexican residence

This concrete pod with faceted sides and a glass facade is perched up over a courtyard, creating an extension to a Shared by : Dezeen

Casa 367 sits above the treetops of a hillside in Argentina

The top floor of this hillside house in Argentina extends out over the treetops to offer residents a vantage point over the surrounding town (+ …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Timber-lined roof perches at an angle on top of Chilean seaside home

A slanted roof with a timber underside is elevated above this top-heavy house on the Chilean coast, designed by architects Alvaro Arancibia and Sebastian Coll …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Maarten Baas adds balloon-shaped pendants to lighting range for Lasvit

Milan 2015: Dutch designer Maarten Baas has formed milky and coloured glass into pendant lamps that look like balloons. …read more Shared by : Dezeen

New Pinterest board: glass furniture

Following the popularity of Nendo’s colourful glass tables, shown at this week’s furniture fair in Milan, we’ve collected together the best examples of glass furniture from the pages of Dezeen and added them to a new Pinterest board. Follow DezeenRead more…

Homes near Belgium’s coastline feature ridged skins of white aluminium

White aluminium panels give a ridged texture to the walls and rooftops of these residential properties completed by BURO II & ARCHI+I in a Belgian coastal …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Hella Jongerius updates her “young classic” Polder sofa

Milan 2015: Dutch designer Hella Jongerius has spent four years updating her iconic Polder sofa for Swiss furniture brand Vitra, which was launched in Milan this week. …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Ikea Temporary presents kitchen concepts at Milan pop-up

Milan 2015: Ikea has collaborated with designers to create kitchen installations focused on children, disabled people and the future of cooking at a pop-up space in Milan (+ …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Vidigal House by Contaminar has a V-shaped plan enclosing a triangular garden

This house on a hillside in Leiria, Portugal, has two wings – a three-storey block that follows the slope of the site, and a …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Patricia Urquiola coats transparent furniture for Glas Italia with an iridescent sheen

Milan 2015: Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola has overcome her hatred of glass to design a collection of irridescent furniture and mirrors using the material. (more…) …read more Shared by : Dezeen

First images of the UK’s beehive-inspired Milan Expo pavilion released

The first photographs of Wolfgang Buttress’ UK pavilion for the World Expo 2015 in Milan have emerged, revealing that its structure is now complete (+ slideshow). (more…) …read more Shared by : Dezeen

Esher House by Groves Natcheva Architects pairs blue brickwork with red wood

This family home in Surrey, England, is fronted by an asymmetric wall of blue bricks, described by designer Groves Natcheva …read more Shared by : Dezeen