7 Modern Modular and Prefabricated Homes in the UK
7 Modern Modular and Prefabricated Homes in the UK
Thanks to the efficiency, flexibility, and affordability that prefabricated homes can offer, they’ve continued to gain popularity with homeowners who are looking for an alternative to traditional construction—and not just in the U.S.
By Michele Koh Morollo - 7 days ago
An Amsterdam School Built in 1910 Is Converted Into 10 Customized Apartments
An Amsterdam School Built in 1910 Is Converted Into 10 Customized Apartments
In Amsterdam’s Bellamy neighborhood, an old school is repurposed and transformed into modern, lofty apartments.
6 Modern Hotels Around the World Made Out of Shipping Containers
6 Modern Hotels Around the World Made Out of Shipping Containers
Shipping container hotels—quite literally—keep popping up across the globe.
A Cedar- and Metal-Clad Shed House Ushers In the Outdoors
A Cedar- and Metal-Clad Shed House Ushers In the Outdoors
Located in Craryville, New York, at the base of the Berkshires, is the Texas Hill House, a simple shed structure that opens up to the landscape.
Modern Master Lina Bo Bardi's Bowl Chair Makes a Comeback
Modern Master Lina Bo Bardi's Bowl Chair Makes a Comeback
Arper is making just 500 of the midcentury design available.
7 Colors to Use in Your Home to Create a Midcentury-Modern Look With a Twist
7 Colors to Use in Your Home to Create a Midcentury-Modern Look With a Twist
From the cheerful hues of the 1950s to the softer, earthier shades that were popular in the 1960s, your own take on midcentury-modern colors can add the perfect splash of...

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When Lewis Mumford was the preeminent American critic of architecture, he coined a name for contemporary architecture in Northern California, the Bay Region Style: “the native and humane form of modernism,” he defined it, “a free and yet unobtrusive expression of the terrain, the climate, and the...
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The high plains? When we visit the place, the visual impact of the landscape is what’s going to make the strongest impression in the development of the project, a landscape of...
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What if that spare room you were thinking about adding on to your house could go with you? Not just when you move, but up to the lake next weekend?...
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The Essential Gardener from Barebones Living
The complete collection for the lifetime gardener, created and combined to help you root deeply and harvest often; to dig deep, both inside and out.
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Drink in the style of yesteryear with the technology of today. Our 28 oz. metal canteen and drinking cup lid combine nostalgic design with modern amenities such as a...
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A Renovated, Midcentury Glass-and-Steel House in New York Asks $2.45M
A Renovated, Midcentury Glass-and-Steel House in New York Asks $2.45M
Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), the Woodward Residence in Westchester County, New York, offers the chance to own a restored architectural gem.
By Julia Brenner - 4 days ago
An Australian Cafe Filled With Handcrafted Details Comes to Portland, Oregon
An Australian Cafe Filled With Handcrafted Details Comes to Portland, Oregon
Melbourne's famous Proud Mary has come stateside, and the space is as thoughtful as its coffee.
This Mesmerizing Glass House Is Also a Photographer's Lakeside Studio
This Mesmerizing Glass House Is Also a Photographer's Lakeside Studio
Set at the edge of Stoney Lake in Ontario, Canada, is a photographer's home, studio, and boat house.
A Tiny Hong Kong Apartment With a Tree House-Inspired Loft
A Tiny Hong Kong Apartment With a Tree House-Inspired Loft
A tiny apartment in a Hong Kong high rise is named Mini Tree House Residence after its little lofted bedroom.
A Family's Kiev Apartment Is Filled With Copper, Marble, and a Sophisticated Palette
A Family's Kiev Apartment Is Filled With Copper, Marble, and a Sophisticated Palette
Using a simple color scheme and dynamic textures, architectural design studio YoDezeen creates a strikingly modern yet warm interior for a young family.
A Holiday Apartment in Poland With the Perfect Mix of Vintage and Custom Furniture
A Holiday Apartment in Poland With the Perfect Mix of Vintage and Custom Furniture
Loft Kolasiński revitalizes a 1920 flat with a medley of unique and classic pieces.
A Film Producer’s Desert Retreat Is a Starburst of Shipping Containers
A Film Producer’s Desert Retreat Is a Starburst of Shipping Containers
A previously unrealized design by Whitaker Studio will become a vacation home in Joshua Tree, each shipping container strategically angled for protection from the climate,...
An Old Cattle Barn in Slovenia Is Saved and Transformed Into a Family Home
An Old Cattle Barn in Slovenia Is Saved and Transformed Into a Family Home
A former Alpine cattle barn in Slovenia becomes a lofty family vacation home.
A Salvaged Apartment on Mallorca Leaves its Roots Exposed
A Salvaged Apartment on Mallorca Leaves its Roots Exposed
As if undertaking an archaeological dig, architect Carles Oliver peels back layers of his home over the course of three years.
Stay in a Modern Houseboat in Berlin With Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
Stay in a Modern Houseboat in Berlin With Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
Set on Lake Rummelsburg is a modern floating home that features wraparound windows, offering spectacular views of Berlin.
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