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Truckee Creek House

Not a single bolder was harmed during the construction of the Truckee Creek House. Located on a rocky plot in California, the home weaves its way …

Architecture

Stay in a Frank Lloyd Wright Home for Your Next Vacation

If you had the opportunity to, would you stay in a home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright himself? For many design lovers (us included), the answer is a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Sheldon Chalet

Situated on a glacier just below the summit of Denali, the Sheldon Chalet offers a swanky retreat in the rugged Alaskan landscape. The cabin sits …

Sea Level

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, …

Architecture

Muraste Cottage

Drawing inspiration from traditional Estonian customs, the Muraste Cottage is a modern forest dwelling. The home consists of three units. The two …

Architecture

Casa Elache

Just off the main house on a property in Brazil, concrete gets fancy for this swanky poolside annex. The Casa Elache is constructed from board-form …

Architecture

“The Grey Mare” by Dromos Motorworks – 1975 Honda CB550 Custom

Dromos Motorworks originally built this one-off cafe racer – entitled “The Grey Mare” – with the intentions of utilizing the CB project to attract …

A Prefab Weekend House in Morelos, Mexico

With only a short amount of time for construction on-site, SOA Soler Orozco Arquitectos took a different route with this weekend house in Morelos, …

Glasshouse

Encased in a glazed facade, the Glasshouse merges its mid-century modern design with the Australian landscape. The home is minimal in almost every …

Camp Site House

Arranged on a six-acre plot full of mature trees, the Camp Site House is a rustic retreat on the Uruguayan coast. The compound consists of five …

Crescent House

With a palette of glass and stone, the Crescent House is a modern retreat in the Wyoming wilderness. The home is situated on 40 acres at the foot of …

Vincent Black Shadow Sells for Record Price in Las Vegas

An unrestored 1951 Vincent Black Lightning went for $929,000 at Bonham’s LV auction, breaking the previous record for a single motorcycle of $775,000 …

Eighties Overhaul - Free Kustom Cycles CB500

Honda motorcycles CB series is undoubtedly one of the most popular choices for cafe racer conversions. The CB became the world’s first superbike with …

Penthouse F6.1 in Prague by Jana Hamrova of Objectum

Architect Jana Schnappel Hamrová, of Objectum, designed this family apartment in Prague to be a light-filled space with a neutral interior. Penthouse …

Edris House

Settled into a rocky outcropping, the Edris House is a mid-century oasis in the Palm Springs desert. The home was designed by architectural icon E. …

Clearwater Canyon House

Ingrained into a hillside in Idaho, the Clearwater Canyon House is immersed in dramatic views. The home sits on 46 acres overlooking the Clearwater …

The Rolling Huts: An Architect’s Alternative Approach to Camping

Designed by Seattle-based Tom Kundig of Olson Kundig Architects (whom we’ve featured before for the practice’s modern cabin), the Rolling Huts are a …

Villa Vingt

Neighboring the Le Relais ski resort in Canada, the Villa Vingt is inspired by its sloped plot. The home is nestled into a snowy bank, opening up …

Balcones House

Board-form concrete and expansive glazing are topped with an oversized roof to help the Balcones House stay cool in the Texas heat. From the road, …

This CB750 took three years to build—and it’s perfect

As soon as we laid eyes on this Honda CB cafe racer, we knew there was more to it than meets the eye. Mods like the mono-shock rear end and sleek bodywork had us curious—but the story behind the project turned out to be equally remarkable.<p>The Honda belongs to Mirko Messner, who builds under the …

A “Shadowized” 1954 Vincent Rapide Series-C

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<p>The Vincent V-Twin<p>The Vincent Rapide was the first motorcycle from the Stevenage-based …

Lichen House

Inspiration can come in many forms and in the case of the Lichen House, it mimics the characters of the organism it was named after. The home is …

Thorogood Dodgeville Boot

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Boots<br>• Clothing<br>• Gear<p>Thorogood pride themselves on making their Dodgeville boots 100% in the USA from world-class …

Shoes

1966 Norton Atlas Cafe Racer

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Cafe Racers<br>• Motorcycles<p>The Norton Atlas<p>The Norton Atlas was released in 1962 as the replacement for the venerable …

Copia Luxury Eco Cabins

Occupying a hillside on a South African farm, the Copia Luxury Eco Cabins is recycling at its finest. The two rentals are housed in a pair of old …

Eppstein House

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1953, the Eppstein House offers the chance to stay in a mid-century masterpiece. The home is located in Galesburg, …

REDHEAD SLED. Ready Moto’s ‘Ginger’ ‘78 Honda CB550

If there's one thing about this whole moto blogging malarkey that really warms the hemispherical cockles of our big old hearts, it's seeing new …

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Eppstein House is now available to rent

After a long restoration, the Galesburg, Michigan, home is available to rent through Airbnb<p>We first saw the Eppstein House in March of 2016, when it was up for sale for an asking price of $455,000. It was eventually sold for $368,000 to Marika Broere and Tony Hillebrandt, who painstakingly restored …

Walker Warner Architects’ Hale Nukumoi Residence

Simple and understated, the vein of modernism flowing throughout Walker Warner Architects‘ portfolio of projects dotting the Hawaiian islands …