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Restaurant Channels Modern Istanbul in the Heart of London

Take a look at Istanbul-based firm Autoban's design for Babaji, a new Turkish restaurant in London.
February 5, 2015
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Shut the Front Door! 7 Entrances We Love

The front door sets the tone for every house. In honor of this important design element, we revisit some of our favorites.
February 4, 2015
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Modern Stools for Your Kitchen Island

Setting up stools around your island will give even more reason to hang around the most-used space of your house. Let these examples from our archives inspire your kitchen setup.
February 4, 2015
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New Olson Kundig-Designed Wing Opens at Tacoma Art Museum

The Haub Family Galleries nod to Tacoma's industrial past.
February 4, 2015

Highlights from the 2015 Tokyo Gift Show

This week marks the 79th annual Tokyo International Gift Show, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight, the 1996 convention center located in the city’s Ariake district next to Tokyo Bay. We’ll be sharing highlights over the course of the fair’s three days.
February 4, 2015
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The History Behind America's Favorite Chair: The Eames Lounge and Ottoman

The molded plywood chair that became an American icon.
February 4, 2015
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What's the Midcentury Modern Classic of Your Dreams?

The ghost of Charles Eames shows up and demands you buy the midcentury modern classic of your dreams. Charles says money is no object. What do you choose? Let us know in the comments section below.
February 4, 2015
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Traditional Homes with Surprisingly Modern Interiors

You'd never guess the modern sensibility inside these homes with traditional facades.
February 4, 2015
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8 Clever Uses of Curtains

The right window dressing can turn virtually any room into a beautiful space. Here are some examples of deftly deployed drapes and curtains.
February 3, 2015