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Affordable Kansas City home living area with molded plywood Eames chairs, coffee table, and fiberglass chairs

7 Examples of the Iconic Eames Lounge Chair Wood (LCW) in Modern Homes

Charles and Ray Eames were pioneers of molded plywood design, applying the technology to craft strong, lightweight casts for the American military during WWII. After war, they designed the sleek and unmistakably modern Eames Lounge Chair Wood (LCW). While it's been produced over using a vast array of materials and upholstery over the decades, it's still fundamentally unchanged today.
September 10, 2015

A Tiny Apartment Renovation for a Growing Family in Melbourne

Australian firm Clare Cousins Architects proves urban living and functional family homes are not mutually exclusive.
June 25, 2015
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A Modern Addition Gives a London Chef a Dream Kitchen

Fraher Architects expanded a flat in northwest London to include a kitchen.
June 12, 2015
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Simple Cabin Embraces Its Mountain Setting

Avid outdoors enthusiasts, a couple was looking to build a modest year-round retreat in Washington’s Cascade Mountains in order to make the most of the region’s vast network of hiking and cross-country skiing trails. But extreme weather conditions posed a challenge. Located in the Methow Valley near Winthrop, Washington, the area can reach thirty degrees below zero and experience three to four feet of snow in winter, and up to 110 degrees and dry conditions in summer. Balance Associates worked to create an 850-square-foot cabin with commanding views that's well-adapted to the region.
May 20, 2015
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With a Bright Plywood Extension, This May Be the Least Stuffy Victorian Ever

Prism-like wood and glass panels replace a musty conservatory in Dublin.
May 16, 2015
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6 Plywood-Loving Prefabs

Take a look at how plywood is incorporated into the designs of these six prefabs.
May 11, 2015
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100-Year-Old Service Shed in Slovenia Becomes a Miniature Home

Dekleva Gregorič Architects turned a former utility building into a stylish, self-sufficient home with a downstairs living space and bathroom linked to two upstairs bedrooms by a sculptural, custom-designed black iron staircase.
April 12, 2015
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A Modern Trailer is an Experiment in Small-Space Living

In Canada's Yukon Territory, a college instructor builds a lightweight, efficient 97-square-foot mobile dwelling.
January 22, 2015
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The Modern Desk Accessories You Need to Own

Designer Eric Pfeiffer's handsome line of accessories for Evernote will make your workspace best desked.
November 21, 2014