Collection by Zachary Edelson

Swings, Slides, and Other Built-In Play in Modern Homes


Designed for residents' inner children—or for actual children—these homes feature fun ways to energize a space with play.

“The amount of work that was done to get things to look so naïve was phenomenal,” Rogers says.
The renovated attic is oriented around a central volume that houses the bathroom.
The firepole is an extra amenity the client always wanted to include in his home.
Julie, James, and Christian enjoy an unexpected bonus of living in a house on stilts—–a pair of swings suspended from...
The walnut staircase and slide in a Chicago town house leads from the main level to the basement.