We end by turning our attention to Leaf House designed to shelter a family of four. Built from Forest Stewardship Certified timber and reclaimed materials this is one eco-friendly home! The space is 215 square feet including a 55 square foot sleeping loft. The photos that follow are courtesy of Leafhouse/Laird Herbert via Tiny House Talk.
This cool contemporary home Down Under in Melbourne has been designed to blend in cool natural tones with sophisticated modern design to perfection. Conceptualized and brought to life by designer the residence achieves this by using beautiful shades of wood along with the right blend of stone and glass. The exterior of the house is adorned by vertical wooden tiles that give it a distinct appeal. Step inside and you will see chic and sophisticated interiors that are largely clad in neutral colors.
Interiors employ a theme in largely neutral tones and sleek and stylish furnishings further accentuate the contemporary style. White and grey are the colors largely used throughout the lower level which houses the lounge living space kitchen and a dining area.
The kitchen celebrates the corrugated metal construction of the silo complementing the cool silver tones with warm wooden cabinets. Metallic drawer pulls and handles tie it all together:
When you mention Texas one can’t help but think of oil rigs amazing cattle farms tycoons and a rather arid landscape. But keeping away from the culture of “bigger better and faster” the Hill Country residence in Austin has our thirst for architectural design fulfilled.