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1 Million People Follow This Photographer On Instagram, And After Seeing His Pics It’s No Wonder Why

They say practice makes perfect, so photographer Jason M. Peterson should be pretty close to excellence by now. During the last 25 years, Peterson …

For a different kind of ‘refueling’

I love the metaphoric connection between the fuel for cars and the fuel for humans. The Danish Fuel Tank Bar Cabinet uses Jerry Cans from World War …

Man Caves

Fear Of Phallus

Last weekend’s <i>New York Times Book Review</i> featured a cover by illustrator Jillian Tamaki of various coupling couples in what once was taboo …

Graphic Design

Balloon + Water = Instant flower vase!

If you’ve got a few spare balloons lying around from your NYE party, don’t let them sit in your closet until next year. Turn them into flower vases! …

The Dreamer’s Fidget Spinner

Cobb walks past the dining table, to the backyard where his children, obscured from view, are playing with each other. Just as he enters the backyard …

5 cool boutique hotels to visit in 2018

Instagrammable gems of the accommodation world, the best boutique hotels deliver memorable escapes with bucket-loads of originality and panache. …

Travel

Less is More: The Evolution of Toronto's Booming Hotel Industry

Early this year, UrbanToronto embarked on its most ambitious <i>Growth to Watch For</i> series to date, covering 840 developments happening across the city. …

Hospitality

Ontario, B.C. job markets won’t go bust from a housing correction: report

A new report says the real estate boom in Ontario and British Columbia has been a boon for housing-related jobs, but a home-price correction won't trigger a major bust for the labour markets in those provinces.<p>DBRS says in a report today that the hot housing markets in B.C. and Ontario boosted job …

Economy

Wood and Wine: Bangkok Project Studio’s Elegant Bar in an Ancient Thai City

A new wine bar set in the ancient city of Ayutthaya, Thailand’s former capital, blends sophisticated, contemporary design with locally sourced plywood to create a surprisingly elegant tourist attraction and leisure place for wine enthusiasts.<p>The Wine: Ayutthaya, by Bangkok Project Studio, is …

Invisible Frame

The Vitrocsa Invisible Frame system is an application that removes the need for an internal or external architectural enclosure. Patent pending. Fixed or sliding panels on as many tracks as requested hold an infinite number of housing options with the possibility of open angles. Patent pending.

Costa Rica eco-resort combines jungle yoga with sustainable design

The NALU boutique hotel in Costa Rica is a sustainable jungle retreat for exercise and relaxation. Merging green building strategies with local …

Architecture

Would you pay $1,200 for this phone?

I probably wouldn’t… but this phone’s not for me. Coming from RED Digital Cinema, the company that makes most of Hollywood’s high-end cameras, the …

Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Members-Only Clubs

Robb Report<p>Motors<p>Aviation<br>• Cars<br>• Marine<br>• Motorcycles<p>Travel<p>Destinations<br>• Hotels<br>• Resorts<br>• Spas<p>Style<p>Men’s Fashion<br>• Footwear<br>• Jewelry<br>• Watch Collector<p>Shelter<p>Art & …

Millennials And Quality: The Search For A Better Everything

Millennials are slowly inheriting America. They represent an ever-larger portion of the workforce and, before too much longer, they’ll be spending a majority of their discretionary dollars in this country.<p>Along with this changing of the guard will come significant shifts in values. How and when …

Demographics
Landscape Photography

Paseo Ferrelo

This 3,000-square-foot ultramodern home is situated in Santa Barbara’s coveted Riviera neighborhood, adjacent to a large, natural ravine fraught with mature oak trees. Architect Dan Weber completely remodeled and reimagined the original 1950’s mid-century modern home, and brought new life to the …

Luxury Suites in Portovenere

A 60-m² terrace with an <i>al fresco</i> living room dominated by the ancient Doria Castle, and a giant window embracing the inspirational Gulf of Poets from …

Architreasure Weekly #3

We’re back with our third installment of the Architreasure series! Things are looking great here as Evolo just wrapped up their Skyscraper …

Jigsaw Puzzle Furniture!

Watch this unsuspecting cabinet suddenly turn into a table and four chairs, while retaining its cabinet properties! The Ubik, conceptualized by OOO …

Tribeca megamansion ‘our suburb’ returns seeking $38M

It first hit the market in 2014 for $48 million<p>It has been a mere three months since the gloriously over-the-top Tribeca megamansion at 2 North Moore Street, dubbed “our suburb”, found a renter, but it appears that lease has already come to an end. (After all, how sustainable is a $97,500/month …

Vancouver's detached homes are disappearing

Total Number Of Homes Increased<p>The total number of homes in Vancouver CMA grew, which isn't much of a surprise considering the population is growing. The total number of homes rose to 2,135,910, a 7.8% increase from the 2011 Census. To contrast, the population grew to 2.463 million people, a 6.5% …

Housing

Grand Hotel Campo dei Fiori

A once-luxurious, now abandoned hotel in the Italian Alps.<p>With all the charm of the Grand Budapest Hotel and the eerie emptiness of the Overlook …

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President Trump abandons the strong dollar policy

President Trump’s remarks last week about the dollar and US monetary policy offer more evidence that America’s strong dollar policy, launched in 1995 …

Economy