Warm daylight is flickering, the air is filled with the seductive aroma of hand-brewed coffee, the delicious aroma of warm dishes, accompanied by innocent and gentle laughter in the ear. Sankou's daily life is beautiful in every moment.
The father of a doctor who is passionate about coffee research, has professional coffee making machines and equipment. He is a psychologist, currently a writer and executive Midori. The mother of daily meals wants to heal people through the warmth of cooking, so she pays special attention to kitchen planning.
Finally, the energetic and enthusiastic child, nicknamed the "kid" who loves trains, his parents hope to give him a non-constrained development environment. So to find spaces on the importance of good dialogue and room design interaction.
Basic information of the case
3 bedrooms, 2 living rooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 adults and 1 child
. The owner pays attention to kitchen planning.
・ The owner must have a place where coffee making equipment is located.
・ Give children an open and independent living environment.
・ Couple loves reading and needs plenty of room for books.
1. Entrance Design:
Deeply feel the natural habitat and unrestrained from the open door. In the open and bright public spaces on the 1st floor, floor material is used as a dividing and connecting element, and the retro kiln is turned into bricks. A walkway connected to the kitchen offers a relaxing outdoor atmosphere through simple colors.
Use warm wood plywood to decorate the facade along the hallway, so that storage cabinets, display cabinets, work rooms and guest bathroom doors are hidden on the walls. The semi-open design conceals cluttered areas, reduces dust accumulation problems, and is convenient for cleaning and later maintenance. Also makes the vision simple and pure.
2. Kitchen design:
For the owner who is also a writer, a mother and a wife, cooking not only brings memories of the past, but also has a calming effect. So online, she tells a touching story through her recipes that makes the kitchen a safe haven for body and soul.
Based on this, the designer opened up the original self-contained layout so that natural daylight is evenly distributed in every corner, while also customizing kitchen utensils and adding freezers according to cooking habits. . Not only can he show his skills at will, but he also keeps an eye on children every move.
Synchronously rearrange protruding and irregular parts into the male owner's coffee-making area, so that the professional equipment, coffee beans and accessories are neatly arranged, with independent sink setup, outlines discussing couples making coffee while cooking and cooking.
3. Design of cafeteria:
On the island you can enjoy a light breakfast every day in the kitchen, if it is Chinese food, three dishes and one soup for dinner, or when relatives and friends visit you can switch to the wooden dining table on the other side. from tasting. This place is also the working desk of the couple and the children's writing and graffiti, the side has a small cupboard for storage functions.
Carefully consider the homeowner's food photography needs, set up table tops in different materials, from Nakajima's abrasive stone, Liulitai's artificial stone to the dining table's wood, so you can choose a shooting scene. according to the color of the food and the material of the container. Delicious food photo frames.
4. Design the stairs:
The rotating staircase in the center of the original room consisted of black forged armrests + teak spokes, large volume and low color, making the space heavy and stuffy. The team decided to keep the lines and use pure white + light light colors. The bamboo pedal is re-shaped.
The reduced body weight is no longer a barrier to the line of sight but an important angle to maintain a horizontal and vertical spatial relationship, with no barriers between parent-child communication.
5. Design living room:
Different from the traditional layout configuration, the living room is ranked secondary and becomes a quiet and relaxing living room suitable for both mobility and quietness. First, pull an open wall of books along the porch so that the couple's large book collection will be displayed in an orderly manner, surrounding a reading corner where parents and children can read and play together.
At the same time, it eliminates TV viewing angle restrictions and uses projection screens to maintain indoor penetration, allowing children to run back and forth. The environment is free and open, retreating to a part of the indoor space, expanding the spacious balcony area for those who like to grow flowers and bonsai. The owner has an exclusive small garden that allows free air and sunshine.
6. Game room design:
Following the stairs, like a borderless open-space chair at eye level, "doesn't want the child to be constrained by a particular frame." It was the couple's educational philosophy so the team took it into the design. A wall was moved and reorganized, and flexibility is maintained through great returns.
It is not only a playroom and a train assembly for children, but later also a living room or tea room, which can be used according to different situations.
7. Design of children's room:
In the children's room, place a folding sliding door to flexibly draw the boundary with the game room, making the space coherent but independent from each other. When opened, the daytime playground was enlarged and closed immediately. At night, it is a complete bedroom, providing absolute peace of mind when sleeping at night
The gentle forest gray color brings a natural and refreshing visual feeling, and the wardrobe system is tailored to the child's body size. With its round handle like sugar wrap, it creates a fresh atmosphere. Facing the shallower groove between the pipes, It was planned to be a model display shelf, so that your favorite railroad track would accompany each day.
8. Design the master bedroom:
Passing through the round arch bearing a childish flavor, a simple and pure picture instantly appeared. Since the original layout was not square, a straight wall was pulled out of the headboard to correct the contours of the space and opened up to a small storage room. The half-waist is decorated with gray-blue colors, harmonizing the tranquil, tranquil atmosphere.
Continuing the technique of designing public spaces in a uniform manner, using warm plywood to construct a flat facade, making wardrobes and bathroom doors invisible, and adding rounded handles to soften the look.
9. Design of main bathroom:
Bathing and changing clothes, washing clothes then drying and folding, the design team thinks that continuous use is not interrupted so the laundry room and main bathroom are integrated into one, forming a through area. wood grain brick and brick brick. Separately, with retro wall tiles to define the bathroom, overlap the pure white painted surface to add a simple and clean scene.
The large table top with a clear water-molded structure built along the windows serves as both a washstand and a work station. At the same time, pre-plan the location of the dirty laundry basket, the washing machine and the clothes rack to map out the line of smooth, smooth operation, reducing the effort for homeowners.
10. Design the bathtub for guests:
The original bathtub in the guest bathroom on the second floor was removed and the window changed to a washbasin, supplemented with round arched window openings to add a warm and bright ambience, plus retro tile flooring and wall tiles, very affordable appearance.
In the guest bathroom on the first floor, the floor tile with gray brush strokes, light and soaring like dandelion flowers, combined with the geometric children's wall tiles on the upper half of the wall, create feeling dynamic and nimble into space. Since there are no outside windows, cut a pair of inner windows to borrow light from the next classroom.