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The Modern Chandelier

When it comes to lighting there are so many ways to go but if you want to add a bit of drama and really elevate your interior design to the next level we think there is nothing like a chandelier. Get some inspiration from these seven homeowners who have ditched the stuffy old-fashioned crystal chandelier and gone with something unique and modern.
October 31, 2013
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Finishing Touch: Art in the Modern Home

You've got all the practical furniture you need and even a few statement pieces for added interest (see some of our picks here, here, and here) but now it's time for the finishing touch of any great interior design—the art. Here, we take a look at eight fabulous modern homes complete with high design and perfectly placed works of art as the cherry on top.
October 30, 2013
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5 Creative Approaches to Slatted Wooden Screening

In the right hands, wooden slatted screens can become a high-design—as well as highly practical—accent in architecture, creating interest inside and outside the home.
August 13, 2013
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Steel Framed Split-Level Home in Germany

What do architects build when they can be their own clients?
July 30, 2013
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Jean Prouvé's Design Legacy

An exhibition showcasing the ins and outs of Jean Prouvé’s industrial design aesthetic is the final word on the French master’s legacy.
May 9, 2013
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A Mies van der Rohe-Inspired Cottage in Johannesburg

A floating wall on a Johannesburg cottage draws inspiration from 
local mining moguls and Mies van der Rohe.
April 10, 2013
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Catch A Wave

An undulating wall made from over 40,000 dowels adds a dose of awe to a Massachusetts loft.
January 24, 2013
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A Clever Window Treatment: Bus Graphics

From an unlikely source comes a clever privacy solution for a pair of prefabbed town houses in Los Angeles.
January 7, 2013
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Top Drawer

Residents of this contemporary home in Koriyama, Japan, squeeze out every cubic inch of storage, courtesy of a centuries-old design concept.
November 26, 2012