Mar 11, 2011

Darkly Delicious like Melting Chocolate

Sometimes, the most wonderfully alluring spaces
are darkly delicious.
For me, this house by Wolveridge Architects,
has all the luscious appeal of a box 
of seriously good dark chocolates.
There are carefully framed views out.
And carefully framed views within. 
Oiled timbers and moody~toned finishes 
to reflect the dramatic beauty of the bushland around it.

Can we even call this a bathroom?
Sounds a bit flippant.
Perhaps a bathing gallery? Yes, that's better.
The storms can roll in across the valley,
it doesn't matter; 
because we are snuggled up tight inside. 
And just like a good chocolate, 
concealing secret caramel lusciousness inside, 
this kitchen is, well, delicious. 

Just like a box of good, dark chocolates. 
Would you like a bite?

Images: Wolveridge Architects, Melbourne.

14 comments:

  1. This post is truly delicious, Love the fact that it doesn't pass onto the hips after a moment on the lips!

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  2. It is hip to be square and this is why you want to go there! Thanks for the chocolate squares niblets :) XO, kelly

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  3. I love that kitchen with a pop of yellow!! hope to see you on my blog someday soon!! have a great weekend!! xx meenal

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  4. Most spectacular and yes, very chocolatey indeed.
    Love the hefty pop of yellow in the kitchen.
    Cheers, Alcira

    nerochronicles.com

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  5. Really I like a lot!!!
    Is absolutely delicious the square wooden wall!

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  6. A bite,,,I'm devouring the entire box!!! I'm dying over those dining room chairs,,and that end block timber wall!! And I think the hit of yellow in the space is briliant. Love it. Thanks for another wonderfully inspiring house tour. : )

    C

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  7. Beautiful house, a true dream.
    Amazing blog, what do you say about following each other?

    Tereza
    http://drastic-plastic-fantastic-plastic.blogspot.com/

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  8. Great place! Love the contrast between the rustic and modern touches!
    Oh and those dining room leather chairs looks absolutely amazing! Have to put these on my list of 'WANTS':)!

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  9. beautiful place! have a creative & lovely new week

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  10. i would definitely like a bite, love this space! Very modern & rustic!

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  11. Yes that is exactly it. A stunningly crafted box with a yummy and sensual inside. Such a special place!

    Thanks for sharing

    x Charlotta

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  12. It is like chocolate. Sweet, delicious, deep ebony, and completely addictive!

    Leigha

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  13. Oh, I have to agree with you, this house is "like a box of chocolates", Forrest would agree with us, too.
    If you allow, I'll steal this images, of course, with credit to you (sorry about my rusty english).
    Hugs
    Tereza

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  14. I am coveting the leather directors chairs

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