Bota Bota Ferry Spa

This Scandinavian spa is unlike any other – it’s on a ferry. Take that! Sid Lee Architecture designed and renovated Bota Bota Spa in 2008. The architects were determined to play off of the pier, water, boat inspiration and design. This spa is the epitome of an earthy, aquatic, tranquil, serene and privately pleasing environment. Everything about it is directly derived from the aquatic surroundings bringing the outside in making you feel like you’re in the middle of the deep blue. I wish I could be beamed there this instant....

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Beverly Hills, that’s where I want to be.

818 N Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills, California. Located in the coveted 800 block of the flats in Beverly Hills, the home is part of Leonardo Umansky’s portfolio and was distinguished in “The World’s Best 100 Homes” by Images Publishing, with a current price tag of $12,850,000. Glass, wood, and stone make up this functional, balanced, aesthetic property. Within the grand 9,300 square foot dwelling are two stories including four bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, a private spa, and swimming pool – all exhibiting open space, while the gym, China storage, and art room elude to...

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Charles Todd Helton: Leblanc-Cox Residence

The Leblanc-Cox Residence was masterminded by architectural firm, Charles Todd Helton, of Austin, Texas. This home was inspired after the design Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest. It’s modernized but grasps a distinct Frank Lloyd Wright feel. The houses signature is open space and natural light with all the large windows it flaunts while it’s so crisp and neutral in color. Perfect for entertaining while it somehow still captures and intimate and singular feel. I’d move there in a second. ...

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Terzani Lighting

Ever noticed how lights grab your attention? Crowds are enamored by it. Grand chandeliers, fireworks, a candle lit dinner, a lamp lit pathway, that single light in a dark room. It draws you in because you’re attracted to it – light awakens you when it touches you. Enter Terzani. Family-owned, Italian business, Terzani, was founded by Sergio Terzani in Florence circa 1972. By fusing together traditional Italian craftsmanship with modern lighting technology, Terzani creates various lighting fixtures that mesh commodity with art. Terzani has commissioned pieces with renowned artist...

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London: Harrison Varma Architects

Enter Grange View Residence by Harrison Varma Architects. This luxurious 7,300 square residency featuring five bedrooms, was brought to life by Harrison Varma Architects in London. The major outdoor features include landscaped terraces, a courtyard, balcony and garden. The entertainment lounge flaunts a grand sofa set and seating for ten at a large dining table. The winding staircase adds a focal point to the home. But perhaps the most alluring rooms are the theater and pool room....

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