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5 Examples of Walnut in the Modern Home

The rich wood is an elegant choice for kitchens, stairs, and bunk beds alike.
February 1, 2015
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Game On: Great Design in Super Bowl Cities

Prepare for Super Bowl XLIX by revisiting these projects in (or near) stadiums that have hosted recent NFL championship games.
January 30, 2015
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A New Line of Flexible Furniture from Sweden

Here is a look at Hans K's Flex collection, a collaboration between the Swedish designers Markus Johansson and Anton Björsing, which will be formally introduced at the Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair in February.
January 27, 2015
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Up Your Furniture Game with Exquisite Walnut (And a Touch of Marble)

2131 is a collection of walnut furnishings and accessories that are designed and handcrafted in Los Angeles. The American company is focused on simple forms and highlighting the natural variations in wood grains to create enduring pieces. Each piece in the collection is crafted from sustainably sourced lumber that is hand-oiled to maintain the natural luster of the wood.
January 24, 2015

Finnish Embassy in Washington Receives Platinum LEED Certification

The building, completed in 1994, is upgraded from gold status.
January 23, 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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A Space-Saving, Flexible Retail Design in Japan

In Tokyo, the Japanese interdisciplinary design firm Nosigner has created a space-saving retail concept for the children's shop Aeru. "The space was made to be like a living room where people could relax, rather than feel like they're in a store," says Nosigner's Mayumi Tokumoto.
January 16, 2015
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No Assembly Required: A Minimalist, Solid-Wood Folding Table

Greycork, a new company based in Boston, promises a no-fuss spin on Internet furniture sales.
January 13, 2015
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You'll Fall in Love with the Artful Woodwork of Designer Aaron Poritz

Splitting time between Brooklyn, New York and Managua, Nicaragua, Aaron Poritz designs and creates furniture and accessories that are meant to endure. His architecture studies at the California College of the Arts instilled in him the principles of sustainability, which continues to inform Poritz’s designs today. Many of his designs are made from hurricane-felled lumber and local materials from Nicaragua.
January 5, 2015