What's the Big Deal With Authenticity, Anyway? Design Insiders Weigh In.
As Herman Miller files a motion to protect their intellectual property—and with our Furniture Issue currently on newsstands—we...
São Paulo, Brazil
For photographer Reinaldo Cóser and his family of four, the best way to deal with the sometimes-draining throb of massive São...
A Tale of Two Houses
When Ulrich Fleischmann approached architect Maki Kuwayama, of Unit A Architecture in Stuttgart, Germany, to design a home and...
Our Renovation
Every night I said, “Trust me, sweetheart, this is going to be amazing, beautiful,...
Knotty by Nature
In snowy Sweden, where pine planks and the democratic design incubator Ikea reign supreme, a local architect pays homage to his...
4 Tips For Making the Most of an Irregularly-Shaped Room
Whether your home is old or new, big or small, the chances are that you’ve had to deal with oddly-shaped rooms.
Well Pruned
There is such a variety of well-executed residential landscape designs, it is difficult (and arbitrary) to cite one as being...
Editor's Picks: 10 Cheap but Cool Finds Under $50
Our guide to great deals on stocking stuffers, holiday party handouts, and small gifts is here.
Q&A with La Cornue President Xavier Dupuy
Helming a classic, well-established company in the 21st century is tough enough work as it is without also having to deal with an...
How To Find The Best Tradesperson for your Project
As your parents have probably told you, personal recommendations are very important.
Buy Nothing Day
This week featured 3 events: Thanksgiving, when we give thanks for what we have; Black Friday, when we buy as much as we can in a...
Kate Spade Saturday's Everyday Teapot
Kate Spade fans rejoice! Earlier this week, the fashion brand launched their lower-priced line of apparel, accessories, and...
Greenpoint's New Gem
There's something fascinating that happens when creative types are placed in a new geographical context.
Some Efficient Ways to Save Energy At Homes
Are you looking for some efficient ways to save energy at home? First and foremost, check your energy bill.
9 Modern Prefabs in the Desert
The barren beauty of a desert landscape can be a source of inspiration for off-the-grid prefab living.
The Midland Country Club by Alden B. Dow
When Alden B. Dow drew his first sketches for a clubhouse for the Midland Country Club in 1930, he had yet to receive his...
Four Floors of Gadgets and Gardens in Chicago
A strategic rewire enhances a spec house’s gut renovation.
Noguchi's BB3 Akari Lamp
It's a beautiful thing, but after trying to change the bulb I almost started cussing in Japanese.
You Can Now Build Your Entire Kitchen with Ikea (Appliances Too!)
IKEA unveils a new, modular kitchen system complete with appliances.
Melissa and Keith Bishop, Loft B
“We went from 3,000 square feet to 720,” says Melissa Bishop, sitting on her leather couch.

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