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Modern colorful living room with Philippe Xerri chairs and Tunisian rug

6 Rooms Featuring Vibrant Eye-Catching Rugs

These carpets provide welcome splashes of color to the often minimal modernist aesthetic.
October 30, 2015
Open-plan living area and kitchen

A Look at Oak in 6 Modern Homes

Strong, hard, and resistant to bugs and fungus, oak has been the 'workhorse' of timbers for centuries, finding use in everything from ship's hulls to fine veneers. Tour these six examples of oak in modern homes.
October 29, 2015
Bathroom with plentiful windows and deep tub.

7 Striking Bathtub and Shower Designs

More than just where you get clean, bathtubs and showers can be sculptural, serene, and immersive. These designs go all-out in maximizing the hygienic experience.
October 29, 2015
Half & Half House Living Area, Tokyo

5 Muji Designs in Modern Homes

It's most likely you know Muji as a purveyor of office supplies and apparel, though this Japanese brand with a penchant for minimalist, restrained design also sells housewares.
October 28, 2015
picard residence kitchen portrait

5 Stainless Steel Islands in Modern Kitchens

If you want a countertop that can withstand heavy use and abuse, it's hard to do stainless steel one better.
October 28, 2015
a creative apartment renovation in tokyo

6 Mixed-Use Homes That Pack Tons of Functionality Under One Roof

These multifaceted spaces illustrate just how intricate a “home” can be.
October 27, 2015
Monochromatic Loft Room in Copenhagen Townhouse

5 Muuto Designs in Modern Homes

Muuto continues the long Scandinavian tradition of modern, organic, functional design. Explore these example of their lighting, furniture, and more.
October 27, 2015
IST Slovakian Farmhouse by Peter Jurkovič

6 Modern Media Rooms

Whether streaming a series or reading a book, these hangouts are designed for unwinding.
October 27, 2015
The classic yellow Robin Day chairs from Habitat perfectly complement the purple Jack light by Tom Dixon. Piers designed and built the table when he was in architecture school.

6 Tom Dixon Designs in Modern Homes

Simple and sculptural, explore how these Tom Dixon pieces shape the space around them.
October 26, 2015