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  1. Rooms We Love

    6 Instances of Classic Bertoia Furniture in Modern Homes

    In 1950 Harry Bertoia designed his first collection for Knoll: its futuristic, lightweight, wire-frame design was a smash hit. Bertoia continued to design for Knoll, in addition to producing many...

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  2. Houses We Love

    6 Innovative Tropical Homes

    These dwellings aren't content to revel in their balmy locations. Instead, they make impressions all their own, while still effortlessly coexisting with their immediate habitats.

    written by: William Harrison

  3. Houses We Love

    7 Modern Stucco Homes

    We're stuck on these homes that make use of the grainy, sculptural material in alluring ways—including the occasional dose of color.

    written by: Aileen Kwun

  4. Houses We Love

    6 Modern Homes in Tokyo

    Despite its wealth of iconic traditional buildings, Tokyo has always had a strong foothold on the cutting-edge of modernity. These homes keep that movement alive.

    written by: William Harrison

  5. Houses We Love

    8 Homes with Unusual Windows

    Unique windows not only change the appearance of a house, but also how those inside view the world.

    written by: William Harrison

  6. Houses We Love

    Midcentury Mecca: A Look at Modern Homes in Los Angeles

    Famous for its sun-drenched glitziness, the City of Angels is also an epicenter of modernism, and features a multitude of homes designed or inspired by the likes of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and A....

    written by: William Harrison

  7. Renovation

    5 Striking Farmhouse Renovations

    Farmhouses are utilitarian buildings built to last; it's no surprise that their strong bones and idyllic settings make for the ideal modern renovation.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  8. Rooms We Love

    5 Striking and Unique Kitchen Islands

    Freestanding and centrally-located, an island's design can make or break a kitchen. This five designs aren't afraid to be bold and eye-catching.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  9. Rooms We Love

    6 Modern Homes with Rooftop Oases

    The roof may be the most underused part of any home—these six dwellings transform that space into an airy retreat.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  10. Houses We Love

    6 Perfectly Pitched Roofs

    These residences give the traditional pitched roof a modern update.

    written by: Aileen Kwun

  11. Rooms We Love

    Unique Ceramic Designs in 5 Modern Homes

    From sculpture to lighting, these homes find contemporary applications for one of mankind's oldest materials.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  12. Houses We Love

    6 Ways to Get Creative With Cor-Ten Steel

    Whether the material is solid or perforated, Cor-Ten steel gives heavy metal a natural touch.

    written by: Matthew Keeshin

  13. Rooms We Love

    6 Houses for Reading and Relaxing

    These home libraries and inventive bookshelves will help you channel your inner bookworm.

    written by: Matthew Keeshin

  14. Houses We Love

    6 New Zealand Homes That Embrace the Landscape

    With an incredible landscape that stretches throughout the country, these New Zealand architects design around the scenic coastlines and mountain slopes.

    written by: Matthew Keeshin

  15. Houses We Love

    6 Modern Homes in Austin

    From neighborhoods to the city limits and beyond, a strong attention to detail makes each house stand out in the Texas capital.

    written by: Matthew Keeshin

  16. Houses We Love

    5 Brooklyn Renovations We Love

    Kings County is full of historic districts and beautiful old buildings—it's no surprise its full of modern renovations.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  17. We Recommend

    6 Interiors with Exposed Concrete Walls

    Embracing the organic, imperfect material, these raw concrete surfaces are a step up from exposed brick.

    written by: Aileen Kwun

  18. Houses We Love

    7 Little Homes in London

    What could be better than a modest-sized house in a quaintly historic city?

    written by: Luke Hopping

  19. Houses We Love

    5 Modern Homes in the Texas Countryside

    It may be no country for old men, but it certainly suits modern dwelling.

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  20. Renovation

    Nothing Uptight About These Victorian Renovations

    From around the world, these Victorian homes get a modern new look.

    written by: Matthew Keeshin

  21. A Great Idea

    Skylight, Sky Bright: Get a Glimpse of These Awesome Oculi

    Look up and see the sky through these stunning ceiling windows.

    written by: Heather Corcoran

  22. 9 Transformative Renovations in Austin

    9 Transformative Renovations in Austin

    Whether by gut renovations or smaller scale modifications, these Austin homes get the facelifts they need.

    written by: Andrea Smith

  23. Houses We Love

    5 Renovated Midcentury Modern Gems

    Examples of the midcentury modern style, practiced by nationally and locally prominent architects alike, dot the American landscape. We've assembled just a few of those homes that found new life...

    written by: Zachary Edelson

  24. How to Do Unconventional Window Patterns
    How To

    How to Do Unconventional Window Patterns

    An asymmetrical fleet of windows can spice up a home's facade, while subtly protecting its residents' privacy.

    written by: Luke Hopping

  25. Houses We Love

    10 City Homes with Astounding Views

    Country homes don't have a monopoly on scenery. These urban residences frame stunning views of iconic landmarks, waterfronts, and cityscapes.

    written by: Luke Hopping