TrendHome: Casa Folha by Mareines +Patalano [Rio]


What a dream house! The TrendHome review today is located in southern Rio de Janeiro. The Leaf House or Casa Folha was inspired by Brazil’s Indian architecture, perfectly suited for the hot and humid climat......

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  • Julia

    This house belongs to a friend of mine, and its absolutely incredible on the inside! the pictures dont do it enough justice, its unbelievable how the architecture complements the environment and they blend in. It really seems like the house grew from the ground and is a part of nature. Here in Rio, houses tend to be very rough when they attempt to be cutting edge, but he’s one of those people who are so crazy for the natural state of things that he would never spend a cent if it ddnt go towards building a house that is just what would satisfy his hippie style.