Inspiring Arts District loft

Kristan and Scott, owners of the Hammer + Spear online antique shop live in this 325sq meters loft in the Arts District, Los Angeles. This loft is home, workshop and office in one, the latter function has been gradually formed out of the dining room table and its surroundings. Every item in the loft was part of the owners' former's homes - salvaged objects, antiques.

Melbourne Church Conversion

Formerly an Anglican church, the transformation of this Melbourne loft incorporates a contemporary addition and interior fit out that has been compared to a luxury 5 star hotel, oozing theatrical and artistic themes using natural materials such as limestone, marble, granite, reclaimed wood, feature mirrors and a colour palette that is warm and inviting. This multi-level home was designed to incorporate beautiful rooms that seem to merge with one another to create the most graceful and inspiring space for entertaining and enjoying the ambience of volume and light.

Triplex Toronto Loft

When I think about loft, usually it's raw walls, industrial vibe in the middle of a city. This Toronto home shows there is another way-inspired by NY lofts.

Eclectic Loft in Budapest

This project for an extremely creative loft conversion in an industrial property in the heart of Budapest was undertaken by its owner Shay Sabag. The indefinable style of the interior typifies the term eclectic.

The ultimate oligarch’s city pad

A converted church in Knightsbridge yards from Harrods is on the market for £50 million after being transformed into one of central London’s most opulent homes.

East Village Loft

In the early 20th century, this East Village building was an orphanage. Today, its door opens into the area's heyday. Steel pillars adorn an open-plan space filled with antiques.

Shabby Chic in Tribeca

Let me take you to New York, to Franklin Street in the Tribeca neighborhood. Among the lofts you can find here, here's a shabby chic, rustic and bohemian.

Lafayette Street Loft

And right in the heart of the action is Lafayette Street, a truly extraordinary home. Built in 1905 and retaining many original features, this home offers acres of space and a vibe that’s exotic yet New York through and through.

The Lime Works

The Lime Works, on the outskirts of Faversham, is a conversion of two water towers, made into an art deco-inspired contemporary home. The building was built in the early 1930s and was a functioning water softening plant until 1942.

SoMa Loft

What happens if two designers - one modernist, one traditional - team up to fit a former tire warehouse? A wonderful contemporary loft - take a look.