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7 Inspiring Water-Wise Landscapes

These drought-tolerant yards point the way forward for sustainable horticulture.
April 23, 2015
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Branch Out: 8 Modern Tree Houses

Release your inner child by hanging around a modern tree house.
April 22, 2015
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This Cozy Retreat Holds the Cure for Cabin Fever

A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.
April 21, 2015
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A Forgotten Insurance Building Finds New Life as a Humming High School

Following a sensitive renovation at the hands of DSH // architecture, the Larchmont Charter High School in Los Angeles settles into a midcentury gem originally designed by Welton Becket.
April 21, 2015
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5 Modern Live-Work Spaces for Artists

These artists' homes paint the perfect picture of combining work and pleasure.
April 21, 2015
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Three Unique Homes Fit Under One Roof for an Extended Family in Queens

O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member occupying it.
April 20, 2015
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6 Relaxing Outdoor Reading Spaces

These outdoor nooks will inspire you to settle in for a good read.
April 20, 2015
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Bus Stations Remodeled With Graphic Flowers

A new series of custom-fabricated metal screens are popping up at bus stops across El Paso, Texas, displaying dramatically enlarged photographs of local plants and flowers. These virtual gardens are part of the Leaves of Wind project by Boston-based artist Catherine Widgery.
April 17, 2015
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5 Design Shops We Love in Los Angeles

Selling everything from graphic tees to modern outdoor furnishings, Los Angeles is packed full of great design shops we love.
April 17, 2015