Phyllis Richardson is the blogger behind Archetcetera and is a writer of books on architecture and design and of occasional literary exploits. Books include the XS series, New Sacred Architecture, House Plus, the Style City volumes on London and Paris, and Designed for Kids. She contributes architecture and design features to the print versions of the Financial Times Weekend and The Plan.

An Aluminum-Clad Green Energy Home in England
Green Orchard, the home Paul Archer designed for his parents outside Bristol, England, sows the seeds of an active…
An American Bookshelf in London
When Russian-born architect Andrei Saltykov designed his home in the UK, he put his love of the USA on the shelf.