Mission Statement
A house that survived the Great Quake and the intervening decades is reborn after a serious intervention by a modernist architect.
Garden Statement
On a once-vacant corner lot in a transitional Jersey City neighborhood, a pair of local architects devised a clever prefab for a...
Kickstarter of the Week: Statement Bike Rack
If you live in a small space, especially one without a garage, bike storage can be a nightmare.
Red, Red, and More Red! 20 Bold Interiors That Make a Statement
The color red symbolizes many things, including strength, radiance, confidence, and of course, love.
Danish Army’s Next Mission: Sustainable Building
The armed forces go mod and green with a cleverly designed set of barracks.
Muutos from Muuto
What’s in a name? If you’re Muuto, it’s a mission statement.
9 Stunning Staircases From the Community
While staircases are functional by nature, many architects use them as an opportunity to introduce a graphic design statement to...
How-To Design with Patterned Rugs
Decorating with statement rugs is often challenging, so here are some tips and tricks to help guide the process.
Green Living in Barcelona
For some, living “green” is all about making a statement.
A Creative Outlet
With clever packaging, Bocci turns a humble electrical outlet into a design statement.
Abandoned Industrial Compound Becomes a Modern Home Base
A couple embarks on a new life together by establishing a homestead on a dilapidated lot in a buzzworthy corner of San...
Hope Floats
A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
The Suburbs Strike Back
Swedish prefab specialists Smedshammar + Holmberg are on a mission to rescue their compatriots from boring suburbs—and their...
Friday Finds 09.07.12
In this chapter of Friday Finds, studio visits with Belgian designers, a controversial statement against architects, wearable...
Modern Tea Shop in San Francisco
With smart interiors by Arcanum Architecture, a shop in the Mission District attempts to put a new spin on the venerable cup of...
Doug Sharp of BSB Design
BSB Design was established in 1966 in Des Moines, Iowa, as a small architectural firm with a grand mission statement: Every...
Democratizing Design With a Dose of Humor
Blu Dot’s design processes may have evolved over time, but not its mission to make good design both affordable and fun.
Ordinary Nails Transformed Into Extraordinary Artworks By John Bisbee
“Only nails, always different.” This is the mantra of American sculptor John Bisbee, and it takes just a glance at one of his...
A Concrete Home in Rural Belgium
Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and her designer embark on a sensitive renovation...
Crap = Good
This morning I came across a terrific new design blog with a clean, if quirky, aesthetic.