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8 Great Banquettes

These upholstered banquettes form casual nooks for eating or reading.
October 13, 2015
Wooden bookshelf in the form of the USA map

Where Storage Meets Display

These shelves and recessed spaces are perfect for organizing your prized possessions without concealing them from visitors.
October 8, 2015
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6 Glorious Glass-Enclosed Courtyards

Glass walls grant these residents an immediate connection to their interior courtyards.
October 7, 2015

On the Bench: 9 Great Seating Ideas For the Home

These homes make use of the elongated, communal bench in a variety of interior spaces, from the dining room to the kitchen and living room.
September 23, 2015
Cineteca Nacional in Mexico City by Rojkind Arquitectos with aluminum canopy

6 Perforated Metal Patterns We Love

Punctured by water-jet or laser cuters, these sheets of metal have been dressed up with decorative patterns.
September 17, 2015
In the study, an oil painting by David Kroll, one of the artists represented by Sette's gallery hangs above a Le Corbusier daybed.

A Look at Daybeds in the Modern Home

These holdovers from the Victorian age are surprisingly at home in the modern world.
September 11, 2015
Australian studio with green Marimekko bedding and floor lamp

These 5 Rooms are Green, Literally

Forget any eco-friendly connotations, these rooms ranging from chartreuse to forest have us feeling a certain shade with envy.
September 9, 2015
Master bathroom with walls and tub clad in Carrara marble

5 Splendid Marble Floors

Slip on your socks before stepping into these cool marble kitchens and baths.
September 9, 2015
Modern backyard chicken coop

The Dos and Don'ts of Building Your Own Chicken Coop

Some quick tips that'll help you design at the drop of a feather.
September 7, 2015