As the sister site to Archinect, another popular architecture related site, Bustler, stands out for being more focused on competitions and events. Come here to see amazing concepts or works in progress, as well as winners of projects that will soon see the light of day. Always on the cutting-edge, Bustler will show you modern architecture at its finest, introducing you to some of the most groundbreaking design ideas that have ever been imagined. Uncluttered, the simple blog layout of this site really makes each picture pop, giving you tons of eye-candy while still presenting a thorough explanation of each plan.
Tip: Hop over to Archinect to get to know the people within the architecture industry and to follow their work. If you have an architecture related question, you can even ask it in Archinect’s forum.
Love looking at contemporary interiors as well as modern architecture? Then check out Contemporist. Launched in October 2007, this 4-year-old site is always on the cusp of the latest design news especially when it comes to new products and projects. Divided up into five categories – architecture, furniture, interiors, lighting and miscellaneous – their posts will show you what’s on the inside and outside of some of the most stunning houses and buildings around. Though created as a daily source for architects and interior designers, design enthusiasts can also find inspirational ideas here. If you’re looking to furnish your home with unconventional tables and chairs, or just some gorgeous lighting, you’ll find an endless amount of ideas at Contemporist.
Tip: Know of amazing furniture or lighting products that you think others would appreciate? Contemporist accepts submissions.
Interested in checking out amazing homes? HomeDSGN is a blog that focuses exclusively on interior design and inspirational contemporary homes. Started by French entrepreneur Eric A. Meunier in January 2011, this site has quickly become a great source for their 10,000+ daily visitors who look to them to see some awe-inspiring homes, apartments, and even, resort residences. From remodels to recently completed projects, HomeDSGN provides a rare look inside some fantastically constructed buildings, showing you interesting ideas for your next renovation project or giving you a helpful suggestion on where to vacation next!
Tip: Aspire for the absolute best? Check out the Dream Homes section to see some magnificent finds.
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