How to Refresh a Midcentury Gem in Quebec? Winter-White Everything
A renovated home blends interior and exterior, uniting nature and materiality.
This Self-Taught Designer Shakes Up Everything You Know About Concrete
Fu-Tung Cheng speaks about concrete, the craft of building, and how his new material offering—ShapeCrete—is an accessible tool...
Everything You Need to Know About 6 of Our Favorite George Nelson Pieces
Not only did George Nelson design the first pedestrian shopping mall and pioneer modular systems, but he also created an...
This Farmhouse Design is a Modern-Day Fairytale
This spacious design is everything one can wish for in a house.
A Playful Summer Home with Some Serious Angles
This architect thinks of everything for his summer escape, pizza oven included.
The Mighty Fjällräven Kånken
Fjällräven began making their iconic Kånken backpack for Swedish schoolchildren in 1978.
How to Get Rid of Termites in Your Nice House
Termites are insects which dwell in colonies and live on cellulose in woods and plants.
A Mid-Century Manhattan Loft
When you're running a company out of your home, you'd better hope you've got the space to keep everything in its place.
Mojgan Hariri and Gisue Hariri
The Iran-born sisters blaze a bold path for self-employed architects: Design everything in sight.
A Neoclassical Gallery Home in Belgium
In this Brussels mansion, nothing has a price tag, but almost everything is for sale.
Of Scott's Grandmother and Reclaimed Wood
He lists his grandmother ("who recycled everything") as his inspiration.
Inside the Wild and Zany World of Jean-Charles de Castelbajac
Incorporating everything from pop graphics to Legos, logotypes, and stuffed animals, fashion's outré "King of the Unconventional"...
What Would Sverre Fehn Do?
Only slightly less annoying than the self-satisfied American who, upon visiting Europe, complains that everything is better back...
Israel's Heavy Light House
Everything about this vacation home is little crazy. For starters, there’s the location. It’s in Israel. In northern Galilee.
Friday Finds 9.17.2010
Happy Friday, all.
Hip to be Square
Nestled in the lakeside community of Bow Mar sits a house that seemed beyond repair.
Taylor Made
Architect Piers Taylor's renovation of an old gameskeeper's cottage, complete with a castellated roof and sweeping meadow below,...
Oil Pulling: Your New Morning Detox
Oil pulling is a growing trend, but it’s not new.
Worth the Wait
Tucked into the side of a scenic San Francisco hill, one of the city’s more diminutive houses battles everything from dry rot to...