Lightning Strikes Thrice
What would Ben Franklin have made of this pair of incredible videos from Craig Shimala? Shimala set up his video camera…
Greased Lightning
Thirty years from now, there will be no more oil. But that’s, like, 30 years from now, and by then we’ll all be driving…
The Suburbs Strike Back
Swedish prefab specialists Smedshammar + Holmberg are on a mission to rescue their compatriots from boring suburbs—and…
This Cozy Retreat Holds the Cure for Cabin Fever
A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.
Here's Palm Springs In All Its Nighttime Glory
Inspiration can strike anywhere, at any time.
Tour Lauren Conrad's Elegant, Light-Filled Home in the Pacific Palisades
As we neared the top of the winding, picturesque road to shoot Lauren Conrad's house in the hills, the first thought to…
Traditional Farmhouse Meets Contemporary Living
Inspired by hilltop views and traditional New England farm and barn structures, Marvin Architect's Challenge-winner…
Time Capsule
The impending demolition of Kisho Kurokawa’s Capsule Tower strikes a nostalgic nerve in writer Tom Vanderbilt, who…
Modern Furniture Designer Continues Her Family Tradition
Shuttling between her Paris apartment and her German workshop, Gesa Hansen strikes a balance while continuing a family…
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their…
Reclaimed Bowling Lane Furniture
In bowling, "striking out" means throwing three strikes in the tenth and final frame of a game. In 2007, "striking…
Simon Pearce's Silver Lake Collection
Vermont-based glassmaker Simon Pearce has been responsible for some of the loveliest, most popular American-made…
New Amsterdam Plein & Pavilion
This year marks the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson's arrival in the New York Harbor, and while it may not strike…
La Bodega Winery in Palamos, Spain
Designed by Spanish architects RCR Arquitectes, La Bodega is a winery situated on a private vineyard near the coastal…
The Heroin Bike
The Heroin Project began as a lighthearted discussion about selling bicycles online. But a quest for perfection made…
Friday Finds 04.13.12
Yet another week has flown by and the weekend is upon us. Below we share some of our favorite discoveries, which…
5 Home Office Design Ideas to Make You Forget You're Working from Home
With more and more people beginning to telecommute and work remotely from home, the home office is getting more…
Yaffee Mays talks to the NWBLK
The NWBLK, a "retail environment, workshop, and design HQ in San Francisco" just posted a smart interiview with the…
Moby Tape Dispenser
I've been following designer Jonas Damon for a little while now, and like most design-watchers, I rather liked his…
5 Public Landscapes of Isamu Noguchi
With a body of work spanning sculpture, dance, furniture, lightning, and landscapes, Isamu Noguchi is one of the most…