"N" Is for Nice
Sometimes all the numbers don't add up, but at least they can look cool.
A Wacky Rock 'n' Roll Wonderland in the South Korean Countryside
A cluster of six avant-garde weekend homes commissioned by the bass guitarist of a Korean rock group, Rock It Suda is part rock...
Twice as Nice
Within the mix of warehouses, detached brick bungalows, and dusty pubs of the Sydney, Australia, suburb of Alexandria, local...
Legendary Ladies Of Motorsport: Hellé Nice
If you were standing at the finish line at the 1930 all-Bugatti Grand Prix in Le Mans, you would have seen 3rd place scream cross...
Salt 'N' Peppa
They're three words that bizarrely could refer to a hip-hop group, a distinguished hair color style, or delicious dust to shake...
Interview: Will Hudson & Alex Beck of It's Nice That
We talk to the talented duo behind one of the world most influential creative platforms.
10 Indoor-Outdoor Homes in London
Believe it or not, yes, London! Though the weather in England is hardly a California dream, that's all the more reason for...
I love coffee. It’s coffee shops I have a problem with.
This Minimal Japanese Getaway Was Built for Surfing
Splashes of chartreuse enliven N-Holiday House, a seaside getaway by Sohei Nakanishi Design.
Modern Chicken Coop
With all the talk of chickens being kept as pets in urban areas, it's nice to know there's a modern chicken coop alternative.
Up to Code
How one homeowner chose a savvy architect, made nice with the building code, and moved in without a hitch.
Postcards from the Edge of Design
An email is nice and a letter is better, but for those whose epistolary habits begin and end with the postcard, an overlooked...
A Quirky Renovation Brings an Indoor Garden to the Center of Madrid
In Madrid, Spain, Husos Architects renovate a turn-of-the-20th-century apartment for a client with dual passions: her houseplants...
2009 Calendars on Etsy
The time has come to start seeking out a 2009 calendar.
A Look Inside the United Nations' Restored Security Council Chamber
The chamber, originally a gift of Norway, is revived as part of a $2.1 billion overhaul of the U.N. complex.
The Truth About Thread Count (It’s Not Important)
Conventional wisdom dictates that when shopping for Bedding, the higher the thread count, the nicer the Sheet.
Have you ever walked past a house on your way to work and thought, Wouldn’t it be nice to live there. Artist Judith Brenner did.
Mismo M/S Canvas Bags
I've got a soft spot for really nice bags--totes, brief cases, messenger bags--and the M/S Canvas line from Danish designers...
A Clean Break
Your fiancé’s place is ten times nicer than yours and you’re planning on moving in. If only you could get out of your lease.
Modern Farm Furniture
Modern Farm Furniture out of Columbus, Ohio, was one of my favorite finds at the Solar Decathlon this year.