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A 1957 Midcentury in Seattle Receives a Striking Makeover

By removing walls, inserting new windows, and utilizing a lighter color palette, this historic home gets a modern new look.<p>When the current owners bought this property, they knew it had good bones. Originally designed by Seattle–based architect Hawley Adelbert Dudley as his personal residence, this …

Architecture

An Intern Architect Builds a Home For His Growing Family on a Strict Budget

To accommodate his growing family, an intern architect in Canada builds a cost-efficient home that becomes the calling card of his future firm.<p>Constructed on a tight, tree-covered, infill lot in Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada, Elm Avenue Residence was designed and built by John Duerksen for his family …

Woodland House

With a palette of cedar and glass, the Woodland House fades into the forest landscape. It's situated on a wooded plateau. Comprised of three realms, …

Gjovik House

Situated on a snowy hillside overlooking Mjosa Lake, the Gjovik House is as Scandinavian as the landscape that surrounds it. The structure is …

Architecture

Half-Tree House

Partially anchored to its sloped plot and partially resting on two existing trees, the Half-Tree House is exactly what the name suggests. The …

A Peaceful Bavarian Retreat With Expansive Outdoor Terraces

Tucked in the village of Oberaudorf in Bavaria, Germany, Gut Feeling is a modern rental home that offers comfort and serenity at the foot of the Alps.<p>The narrow, wooden structure is divided across three levels with the kitchen, dining, and living areas occupying the first floor; the bedroom and …

Moser House

Salvaged from a 150-year-old barn, the Moser House merges a modern interior with an ancient facade. The original building was carefully dissembled …

Dining Rooms

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

3 recipes to boost immunity and gut health this fall

Seamus Mullen knows his way around the kitchen. The celebrity chef opened his award-winning Spanish restaurant, Tertulia, in 2011, followed by El …

Airy Costa Rica home enjoys incredible views of the ocean and jungle

This gorgeous Costa Rican residence occupies a unique location near Santa Teresa Beach, where the jungle meets the Pacific Ocean. Architect Benjamin …

Costa Rica

GO Home

Combining prefab convenience with eco-friendly features, the GO Home is ideal for a broad range of applications. You can choose from ten designs, …

Prefab Homes

Coyle Cabins

Overlooking the Hood Canal, the Coyle Cabins are a Washington retreat with Danish roots. Clean lines and simple forms dominate the three gabled …

Architecture

Music Box Residence

Portland, Oregon<p>The Music Box Residence was designed around the intimate and communal qualities of music and family. The steep lot, with views towards Mt. St. Helens and Mt. Rainier beyond, dictated a multi-level structure. On the lowest level, surrounded by concrete walls, resides the timpani …

These Incredibly Intricate Ice Cube Sculptures Are The Coolest Way to Chill Drinks

1.1K<p>SHARES<p>Both a highly memorable visual and technically quite impressive feat, Suntory—a Japanese maker of fine whisky for almost a century—has …

Deconstructed Faces Look Like Skin Masks and Beehives | GIF Six-Pack

Trypophobes beware, Adam Pizurny's beehive image is frightening.<p>When artists take too many liberties with the human face, things get creepy, but the work of Adam Pizurny crosses right through the uncanny valley and winds up somewhere between Ick Mountain and the Heebie Jeebies Lagoon. His distorted …

taco torte

I have forever seen recipes on TV and around the web for something called Mexican Lasagna, a giant layered casserole that contains pretty much …

Korean Nachos Recipe

This Korean spin on nachos features <i>bulgogi</i>-style steak, caramelized kimchi, <i>gochujang</i>-spiked cheese sauce, and lime sour cream, all of it served on top of fried wonton chips.<p>Why It Works<p>Pear acts as a tenderizer in the marinade.<br>• Sautéing the kimchi deepens its flavor and sweetness.<p><b>Read more:</b> …

Recipes

Must-See Design Documentaries You Don't Want To Miss

Inspiration is all around you. Your design taste is developed by the things you consume. Your creative genius is influenced by the food you eat, sounds you hear, music you listen to, books and articles you read and movies you watch. If you feel like procrastinating make sure you spend your time …

Gaming Industry

13 Lunch-Ready Salads for Every Food Mood

In theory, <b>I love salad.</b> Love it. But in practice, <b>I'm rarely in the mood for one</b>. Which is silly! With so many salads out there—and so many of them open to the leftover cooked grains or meats from last night's dinner—you're bound to find at least <i>one</i> that's right for you. Here are <b>13 lunch-ready</b> …

Interview: Love Land Invaders (14 pics)

Over the years, there have been a few projects that have really stood out to me. Because of its originality and flawless execution, Love Land Invaders by German duo Ralph Lagoi and Kate Lace sits on top of that list. Shot entirely in stunningly decorated love hotel rooms in Japan, the series is …

FPO: UNSW Art & Design Student Guides 2016

Project Description<p>Aim: We were approached to design the 2016 Undergraduate and Postgraduate Guides for the faculty of Art & Design at the University …

FPO: National Arts Council Annual Report 2014

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)<p>170 mm × 220 mm (6.69 in × 8.6 in)<p>Page Count<p>144<p>Paper Stock<p>Cover: Naturalis Vanilla Matt 250gsm<br>Contents: Cartridge …

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1959 Chevrolet Viking Short Bus

There are restorations, and then there's this fantastic 1959 Chevrolet Viking Short Bus. Designed to hold up to 12 passengers and a driver, two sofas …

Transportation

Howard Hughes' Beverly Hills Party Pad

We know it was built in 1960. We know it was designed by Samuel Wacht. And while it may or may not have belonged to the enigmatic tycoon, Howard …

Beverly Hills

DO: Free UI Kit for Photoshop, Sketch and Craft Library | InVision

The Drink: Sean Brock’s Pappy Van Winkle Old Fashioned

This is a version of a drink that Julian Van Winkle made for me in his home one evening. He said it was the way his grandpa liked to mix a drink; …

sizzling chicken fajitas

Fortunately, for like nutritional balance and all that boring grown-up stuff, we did not entirely subsist on double-chocolate banana bread for the …