Collection by Jami Smith

One With Nature


Set amongst lush greenery, these houses break from standard suburbia and make friendly neighbors with nature.

Originally constructed in 1970, the Wilson residence was updated by the architect couple in 2004.
“The site drops away dramatically beneath the living room,” homeowner Craig Bassam notes.
Uninspired by the loft options in downtown Portland, Oregon, the Andréns opted to design and build their own...
Maintaining a connection to their wooded backyard was an important consideration for the Edstorms.
Lauren Ewing’s stylish, but unassuming shotgun-style house in Vincennes, Indiana, is set into a hill overlooking a...
Dotted by potted plants and lined with a simple iron gate, Casa Tuscania’s back patio aims to exist harmoniously with...