1.03.2010

gilding the lily

This house by Stockholm architects Wilhelmson blew my mind. The windows are built to look like gilded picture frames... (my jaw is still dropped...)



via. dezeen

10 comments:

Kelly@TearingUpHouses said...

very interesting in an Alice In Wonderland kinda way...

kelly

Katherine Lee said...

it is very alice isn't it? i never thought of that... thanks for the comment!

xo katherine aka. the flea :)

Saltina said...

It's beautiful!

Callie Grayson said...

I love how the windows are reflective and mirror the ones opposite... creating a fantastic layer effect.

xx
callie

Kristin said...

WOW. That is incredible!

C said...

OMG!
I've never seen anything like it!
I thought it was photoshopped!

HOw cool Katherine!

Melissa Y. Allam said...

Wow, this is so unique. I thought it was mirrors until I read your post. Kind of cool and different.

The Townhouselady said...

WOW! That is incredible.

I am Stacey... said...

That rocks! I wonder how many people drive by and then stop their cars and stare in awe every day?!

Katherine Lee said...

i know... don't you get the feeling the building may have left some lawsuits in its wake? i love architecture that fuels conversations like this... thanks for the comments my dears!

xo katherine aka. the flea :)

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