Nate Berkus: 4 Rules for Getting the Home of Your Dreams
Plan out the "why" and "what for" It's important to decide what kind of home you want to create. In that particular case, Once you've figured out the "why" and "what for" of your space, it's much easier to figure out the "which"—as in, "which of all these sofas/end tables/crystal candelabra really seems like me?"
Trombe - The Architecture of Glass
Trombe - Internal photo of a dining room extension in London. It incorporates a structurally glazed roof supported on laminated glass fins and beams. The extension has minimal frame sliding doors to maximise the views to a picturesque garden. The glass has heat mirror technology to provide a comfortable internal environment.