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A Dramatic Viewing Platform in Tasmania

Australian firm Room11 creates a viewing structure that helps visitors understand their surroundings.
April 3, 2014
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Marina Dragomirova

April 3, 2014
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Sustainable, Solar-Powered Family Retreat in California

Designed to harness the sun, architect Birgitte Hovmøller's vacation house features a roof full of solar panels and plenty of space for an extended family to relax.
April 2, 2014
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Furniture by Color: Purple

Because of its vibrancy, purple can be a difficult color to work into an everyday space. But whether, woven into a throw or set upon a side table, it can be a regal accent, adding richness and texture.
March 31, 2014
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How To: Inviting Front Doors for Modern Homes

The front door is a sure sign of a successful journey home, and as these houses prove, modern architecture can be just as homey and inviting as its traditional counterparts.
March 27, 2014
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A Renovated Eichler Home in San Rafael, California

Faced with the unique challenge of renovating the work of mid-century master, design principal Stephen Shoup of building Lab worked to replace austerity with intimacy. Adding fencing and windows, he softened this San Rafael, California, Eichler home, providing a sense of filtered connection between the home, its landscape, and its history.
March 25, 2014
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Tiny Garden Retreat on New York's Long Island

In New York’s Nassau County, a 125-square-foot garden retreat offers a haven from bustling contemporary life.
March 24, 2014
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7 Essentials for the Modern Bar

These new servingware pieces show that having a well-stocked bar isn't always about what's behind the counter. Still thirsty? Find more great barware suggestions in our products section.
March 10, 2014
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A Sustainable "Case Study" House in California

A Southern California architect approaches his family home as an experiment in sustainable design.
March 7, 2014