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15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.


Canada's <a href="">Cherrywood Studio</a>, who designed this table, uses locally-sourced large urban hardwood trees that would otherwise be destined for landfill sites.
Travel Reports

IDS Toronto 2011

The thirteenth annual Interior Design Show (IDS) of Toronto—one of Canada's largest contemporary design shows—took place January 27th-30th.

Living architecture, for rent
Travel Reports

Modern Architecture for Rent

Back in 2009, we shared Living Architecture, a new venture that would to provide great architecture to everyone. Four years later we show the finished product.

switzerland villa le lac wall
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Architectural Trespassing

I alluded to it in an earlier post on my trip to Switzerland, but one of the highlights of the whole affair was an impromptu stop at Villa Le Lac, a small house Le Corbusier and his cousin Pierre…

melbourne federation
Travel Reports

Melbourne, Australia: Day Three

Aaron Britt, our intrepid editor abroad, shares the sights seen on the third day of his architectural sojourn to Melbourne, Australia.

black hogg close up

Black Hogg in Silver Lake

While diners can certainly feast on brioche boxes, Prince Edward Island mussels, and uni toast at Black Hogg, a sweet little eatery in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, it's…


Hôtel Americano, New York City

Carlos Couturier and Moises Micha have ten hotels in Mexico under their brand Grupo Habita, but now they’ve stepped out of their comfort zone to build a hotel in New York City.

DWR PlumStory Studio
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Design Within Reach Spring Picks

This week Design Within Reach previewed their Spring 2011 collection where I got a sneek peek of some of their new products and furnishings.

kawamata stacks
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Cardboard Workshop

A celebration of all things impromptu and participatory, Kawamata's Cardboard Workshop at the Centre Pompidou in Paris has seen many different rebirths over the past few months.


ODIN candle

6 Modern Host/Hostess Gifts

Summer is a time for visiting with friends and family. No matter where your travels take you this season, never arrive empty-handed with these six modern host/hostess gifts.


In Conversation with John Macleod

The two best restaurants Aaron Britt visited in Glasgow—in terms of both food and design—were the tony old Cafe Gandolfi and the newly opened Crabs