Author: Chiraine Rosina

Chiraine is stylist and contributing editor of Plant Light Book

Top 5 Scandinavian Architecture Firms

The idea behind Scandinavian design is based on three fundamental principals: simplicity, minimalism, and functionality. The design movement has taken over western culture with its minimalistic aesthetic and innovative ideas. Many architectural firms experiment with the Scandinavian design aesthetic, resulting in incredibly crafted and thought-out…

Ocotea House: A Renovation by In Situ Studio

The original Ocotea House in Raleigh, North Carolina was a well-loved, 1960’s, low-sloped ranch. A beautiful example of mid-century residential architecture. It’s condition, however, had become rancid. The home was therefore acquired by American-based architecture firm, In Situ Studio with the purpose of being restored. The house underwent some…

Globe: Terrarium Lamp by Richard Clarkson

“Globe” is an innovative terrarium, created by Brooklyn-based design studio, Richard Clarkson. The studio, founded in 2014 is know for their minimalistic style, use of honest materials, and simplistic sculptural design. The globe is a hand-blown glass ball, suspended by a nearly invisible wire rope…