You’ve Got (Snail?) Mail
A new app allows you to send mail from your iPhone.
Discuss: What's the Best Idea You've Seen in a Kitchen?
As a multifunctional space, the kitchen is often the setting for innovative design ideas.
This Could Be the All-in-One Home Automation System You’ve Been Looking For
Imagine a home that turns on the lights, cranks the tunes, and brews a pot of coffee when it’s time to wake up. Homeone, a...
What's the Smallest Space You've Ever Lived In?
It takes big thinking to live in a tiny home.
Got $100? You Can Start an Art Collection. (Really.)
The Affordable Art Fair New York is back, so we asked the exhibition's organizers to round up the best in show—all for $500 or...
Discuss: What's the Best Coffee Shop You've Ever Been to?
Coffee shops are a lot more than just a place to get coffee.
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.
A Look At Józef Chierowski, the Polish Midcentury Design Icon You've Probably Never Heard Of
A recent reissue of a 1962 design revives the legacy of midcentury Polish designer Józef Chierowski.
Camping with Dad Just Got Cooler
A father and son built an off-grid cabin in the Wisconsin woods.
Houston, We've Solved a Problem
A bird flying over Houston, Texas, sees only a sprawling canopy of trees.
Lights Will Guide You Home
A harsh climate and a hillside site inform a Nova Scotia getaway’s regional accent.
All You Need Is LV
In the most unlikely of places—rural Missouri—Rocio Romero has designed and built a prefab empire.
5 Terms in Sustainable Design You Should Know
Embodied energy, gray water, black water, carbon footprint—the list of sustainable design terms goes on and on, and we're here to...
A Mid-Century Manhattan Loft
When you're running a company out of your home, you'd better hope you've got the space to keep everything in its place.
How to Recognize Different Wood Species and a Guide to 6 of the Most Common Types
If you’ve been wanting to add to your bank of knowledge or sound like a pro at identifying some of the most common species of...
9 Stellar San Francisco Renovations
If you've ever embarked on a renovation in California, you know how challenging the historic preservation laws can be.
What's a Color Combo You Love?
Roses are red, violets are blue.
Words You Should Know for Restaurants
Listed below are some useful words for the experienced diner.
7 Modern Hotels in Mexico You Have to Visit
Thinking of escaping to Mexico for a little R&R? Check in to one of these cool modern hotels and you’ll be having fun in the sun...
10 Tiny Homes You Can Build
With a small budget, an open mind, and perhaps a little help from your friends, there's nothing stopping you from building your...

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