10 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Architectural Photography
Architectural photographs decode the built world.
Modern Thank-You Notes
GIGI PRESS, a new Los Angeles–based letterpress company, sent me samples of their work last week, and I love their clean, modern...
Books You Should Read
The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.
Words You Should Know
Charrette: An intense period of design activity in which a group collaborates to work out a solution to a specific design problem.
Words You Should Know
Bid: How much the contractor will charge to build the house.
Cleaning the Bathroom: 6 Things You Should Do Every Day
Cleaning the bathroom is probably the last thing in your daily to-do list but you can’t escape from it. The soap scum, toilet...
Thank You Cards by Linda and Harriett
Getting a thank you card in the mail, especially after having hosted a party or given a present, is a rarity today.
You’ve Heard of Architecture’s Eco Footprint, Here’s Why You Should Care About its “Human Handprint”
Michael Murphy of MASS Design Group delivers an impassioned TED Talk about dignity, healing, and architecture.
Words You Should Know for Restaurants
Listed below are some useful words for the experienced diner.
10 questions you should ask when starting a kitchen design project
Thinking of starting a new design project? Unsure where to start? We’ve compiled a list of the top 10 questions you should...
New Kitchen Materials You Should Know About
As KitchenAid unveils its black stainless steel line, we take a look at new material trends in the kitchen.
Words You Should Know: Building Codes
Arm yourself with the vocabulary needed to navigate the world of building codes.
Why Columbus, Indiana, Should Be Your Next Design Destination
Boasting dozens of modernist structures by iconic architects, this midwestern town is sure to be a bucket-list destination for...
Lights Will Guide You Home
A harsh climate and a hillside site inform a Nova Scotia getaway’s regional accent.
This Brazilian Modernist You Should Know About Designed Countless Classic Chairs
Despite a rise to prominence in the 1970s, pioneering designer Percival Lafer has remained a best-kept secret for collectors of...
5 Things You Should Know About Modern Prefab Construction
The Monogram Modern Home, a prefab designed by Method Homes featuring a luxury kitchen outfitted with Monogram appliances, toured...
What's a Color Combo You Love?
Roses are red, violets are blue.
You Can Make a DIY Cardboard Chair This Weekend
Guerilla Furniture Design is a do-it-yourself bible by designer and carpenter Will Holman.
You Are Where You Live
The ads in the real estate section of the Sunday New York Times are a barometer of perceived need: what we think about when we...
10 Tiny Homes You Can Build
With a small budget, an open mind and perhaps a little help from your friends, there is nothing stopping you from building your...