A Sublime Indoor/Outdoor Retreat in Mexico City
On an undesirable lot in Mexico City, architect Yuri Zagorin Alazraki created a stacked home and lush garden.
Green Acres
Design pared to the bone is a high-risk strategy, but as this Australian home illustrates, it can also produce a…
Villa Tranquille
In the Vallée de l’Hérault in the south of France stands a sublime testament to the modernist legacy.
A Serene Nakashima Bathroom Survives
George Nakashima’s sublime Japanese-style bathroom endures at his rural estate.
Inside the Ford Foundation with Sheila Hicks
Textile artist Sheila Hicks returns to New York City's Ford Foundation to replace a series of sublimely modernist wall…
Wood-Clad Seaside Retreat in India
It’s hard to believe that this idyllic house sited in a coastal coconut grove in Nandgaon, India, is a mere hour’s…
Ich Bin Ein Mulcher
When, at cocktail parties, the conversation turns from the fleeting news of the day to the subject of sublime beauty,…
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their…
Product Spotlight: Soma Water
Bulky plastic pitchers. Little black flakes of charcoal in the water. Remembering to change the filter on time. Surely…
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of…
Oil Pulling: Your New Morning Detox
Oil pulling is a growing trend, but it’s not new. The practice, which is based on 5,000 years of Ayurvedic holistic…
10 Beautiful Smoothie Bowls
They look like an outrageous treat, but smoothie bowls are also packed with superfood ingredients—and they couldn’t be…
Be Your Own Marimekko
Does the lack of Jar Jar Binks pillow shams make you want to design your own Star Wars bedsheets? Do plain ol'…
Alpine Granola
Recipe: Alpine Granola
Brazilian-Influenced Organic Modern Bathtub for Italian Company Agape
Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan gets in the product design game with a curvy, organic bathtub for Italian brand Agape.
Rustic Cabins Comprise This Impossibly Idyllic Hotel in Norway
Set in a beautiful stretch of fjord country about 250 miles northwest of Oslo, the Juvet Landscape Hotel is the kind of…
A Restorative Getaway from the City
In designing their new weekend home, NYC architect James Wagman and his wife, award-winning author Anne Landsman, drew…
Healthy Holiday Cocktails, by Juice Served Here
Tis the season for festive fun and delicious cocktails. With all the holiday parties to attend – and host – we were in…
Getting to this Tiny Prefab Cabin in Western Norway Is an Adventure
A lakeside prefab in Norway is a study in idyllic seclusion.
Brazilian Design at the MoMA Store
The Museum of Modern Art's Design Store has been running regionally-sourced collections in their retails shops and…