Ten Traditional Homes with Modern Outdoor Gardens
Bring modern character to your home with intentional garden design choices.
On the Level
Judged by contemporary design standards, the typical postwar suburban split-level house has little to recommend it. Usually...
Kids' Room Renovation
A baby's arrival is cause for celebration—and for many, it's also a time to confront limited living space.
Reviving Neutra with Hive Living
We recently received a letter from a reader, Kristy Krone, after she read the article Hive Design in our September issue, which...
Uji House by ALTS Design Office
Uji House is a minimal home located in Kyoto, Japan, designed by ALTS Design Office.
This 60-Square-Foot Structure Divides and Conquers in a Manhattan Renovation
In a New York loft, a multifunctional cube provides a space-saving fix that’s anything but square.
A Minimal Writer's Retreat in the Pacific Northwest
Lowering the shutters on this small writer’s retreat completely exposes the interior to the site’s impressive island views.
Designer David Kensington renovates a historic home in San Francisco with royal ties
The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...
Cozy by Design
Embrace your primordial instincts with a lesson from the happiest nation in the world.
Andrea Zittel's Wagon Station Encampment
I park my car, take off my shoes, and head for the hills.
And The Winner of Love What You Do Is…
Over 900 readers answered our call to share why they love design in our Love What You Do contest, presented in partnership with...
Shops We Love: Quitokeeto
It might be because Quitokeeto photographs its collection of earthy ceramics, sculptural steamers, vintage kitchenware, rare...
10 Ways to Create a Modern Workspace in Your Attic
Thinking of converting your attic into an office, creative studio, or craft workshop for kids? Use these examples to inspire your...
Clifftop House with Angled Roof in Maui
With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the landscape.
Minimal North Carolina Home Built for a Tech-Forward West Coast Couple
Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.
A Tale of Two (Grovemade) Wallets
Grovemade's minimal aesthetic and precision-crafted leather make for two amazing wallets.
Open-Plan Concrete Home in Japan
In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a...
How to Make an Old Building New (and Fun) Again
Insider tips on historic preservation for...
Two Houses Are Better Than One
Or is one house better than two? For Santa Monica–based architect Jesse Bornstein and his family, both are true.