Yin & Yang House with Vegegable Garden ON the Roof

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The Yin & Yang located in the German countryside was designed by Penda’s Design studio. The unique home design has a vegetable, herb and fruit garden integrated right into the design. The modern home design has two main areas that are beautifully connected with a green roof. The areas of the home design are intertwined with one half for living and the other half for working. The two roofs surround the garden, which channels rainwater to the ground where it is then stored and reused on dry days to help irrigate the plants. The owners wanted to be able to grow their own food, and this home design provides a good opportunity to do that. The interiors of this modern home design have a Scandinavian and Japanese influence. The modern home design looks somewhat like a cabin building with large windows that bring plenty of light in, with the inside fully clad with light-colored wood, and the furniture inside made of the same wood, too. The rooms in this home design are uncluttered to give a more harmonious feel with only the necessary furniture and lights, and nothing else. This home design is in the Japanese or Japandi style. Some of the windows in the home design overlook the surrounding woods, and other windows look at the green roof, giving this modern home design a feeling of being in the countryside. You will want to take a look at the Design Boom site to take a look at this modern and inspiring home design.

Japandi, is one of 2017’s coolest home design trends. Japandi has a hybrid aesthetic that combines the modern-rustic vibe of Scandinavian style or Nordic home designs with the traditional simplicity associated with Japanese home designs. This trend is sure to become the new favorite take on minimalism. This new trend is everything that you will be sure to love. The home design trend combines the best elements of both Japanese and Scandinavian home design. Japandi is a hybrid home design trend. This new home design trend takes the modern aesthetics of Scandinavian home design and combines them with the timeless elegance of Japanese design to create a style that brings together the best of both. These home design styles come from two different sides of the planet, but they share similar home design principles. Both styles use minimalism. Both the Japenese and Scandinavian home design styles emphasize the importance of creating function-driven spaces that are defined by a handful of statement pieces rather than an abundance of home decor. It’s the differences between these two home design styles that help make this trend interesting. With Japanese spaces often being overly sleek, the rustic home design details in Nordic design add some variance. Most often Scandinavian home interiors tend to be so neutral that they can appear somewhat antiseptic, with the rich color palette of Japanese design giving the room more warmth.

When it comes to Japandi home design one tips is to pick contrasting colors. This is because contrast is the key to creating visually interesting home interiors, and Japandi is no exception. With Japandi the color palette is the easiest way to see just how juxtaposition defines this home design trend and creates a new and exciting look. The first step is understanding the defining shades of both Japanese and Scandinavian style. With Nordic home design being characterized by a mix of light, neutral hues, with natural woods and some pastel accents. Whereas Japanese style is known for its richer tones. This style is built from stained woods that are surrounded by eye-catching additions of black and red.

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