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This Japanese-Style Box Home Boasts a Two-Story Bookcase

A couple creates a striking modern home designed around an ancient Japanese principle.
May 3, 2015
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A Miami Oasis Pays Homage to Florida's Rich Architectural Heritage

When architects Melissa and Jacob Brillhart set out to design their new home in downtown Miami, they drew inspiration from Florida modernism and the dogtrot model to create a tropical oasis in the city. The couple designed and built most of the home themselves, making it a truly personal haven.
March 24, 2015
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A Contemporary North Carolina Home Navigates a Tricky Site Atop a Ridge

Drawing inspiration from the Hebrew alphabet, architects Elihu Siegman and Michael Silverman dreamt up an adaptive structure to fit a difficult site in Asheville, North Carolina.
March 17, 2015
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Modern Lake House in Missouri

Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.
September 12, 2014
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Three Questions for Tom Moser

This morning I spoke with Tom Moser, the man who founded the Auburn, Maine, furniture and woodworking firm Thos. Moser, about the reissue of his 1977 book, How to Build Shaker Furniture. We spoke about the endurance of Shaker designs, the book, and what he hopes to achieve through his work. The former Bates College professor told me that he hopes his book, which was out of print for about a decade, catches on again. We covered the Thos. Moser Deacons's bench in our October Made in the USA issue, and as part of the release of the book, Moser has offered a great PDF that describes how the Deacon's bench is made over at Popular Woodworking. Read on.
September 15, 2011
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Loft Table Tools

Any good modernist will want his share of tools for living, but for me, if that tool kit doesn't come with a cheese knife forget about it. Imagine my delight at seeing Teroforma's new Loft Table Tools collection by Norwegian designer Thea Mehl.
April 2, 2009
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Solar Inspiration

A husband-and-wife architect team proves a house can be good for the environment—and look great too.
January 19, 2009