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A creative couple transforms an old Toronto storefront in Dundas West into a home and studio.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>We've selected 25 great photos of modern homes with exposed beams.<p>An inside look into Fender's cutting edge Mod...<p>Austin, Texas: Home to food …

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It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British...<p>Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>If you've been looking for a chance to experience what …

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People blog about just about everything, so why not the massive undertaking of building your house? More and more, we're coming...<p>Design House Stockholm celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and we sent a few questions to founder Anders Färdig to let us...<p>A family home on Australia’s Mornington …

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This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>Staircases and style aren't mutually exclusive, as the following design tactics show.<p>Custom woodwork and an open interior define a …

Double House / Bokarev Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A small plot of building land (600 square meters) is situated in a district of private houses in the …

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Edmonton architect Vivian Manasc’s 19th-story rooftop penthouse is a bright spot—and a model green building—in a city where...<p>I've known about Paperless Post for a while now; this past wedding season, a handful of Save-the-Dates arrived in my email inbox...<p>To kick off the new schedule, we thought …

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An airy addition on the back of a historic house in Boise is a model of sensitive renovation, seamlessly melding new and old.<p>A snug footprint and protected streetscape in Sydney prompt an architect to build skyward.<p>A family with three young sons asked Mitsuori Architects to renovate and expand …

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Once ashamed of his lackluster Chicago abode, architect Brad Lynch tore it down and started over with a family home that’s part...<p>An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.<p>With the Home Back Home #03 prototype, ENORME …

Architecture

By the Book

This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable solution for the down-at-heel looking to put down roots.<p>In the 19th century, architectural pattern books brought design (albeit primarily neoclassical and Greek Revival) to …

Track Your Baby’s Temperature With A Cool Stick-On Tattoo

Fever Scout is like a medical device given a Nike makeover.<p>It’s 3 a.m., and your baby is crying. You go into the room and realize he’s burning up. The options from here are bleak–probe your thrashing child with a steel-tipped rectal thermometer, or swipe across his head with an unreliable skin …

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Charles Gwathmey’s residential masterpiece, a modest but pioneering home for his parents in the Hamptons, looks as fresh today as...<p>At their house and flower farm in Los Angeles’s Glassell Park, Laura Gabbert and Andrew Avery bring friends, family, and a fleet...<p>Available for $85 a night, these …

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When a couple in Sofia, Bulgaria, wanted to make their apartment feel more spacious, Pavel Yanev of All In Studio gave them a...<p>Graham Hill shares another view of the near-magical efficiency of his 350-square-foot apartment in New York.<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an …

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In the Napa Valley, one sustainable residence elegantly demonstrates straw bale technology.<p>When Anders Stokholm asked his old friend Felix Jerusalem to design his family’s new home in Eschenz, a northern Swiss village on...<p>The Danish design brand never disappoints.<p>The Greenhaus is a design …

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A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>I just learned about this new series of products inspired by one of the country’s most iconic examples of mid-century Modernist...<p>At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design …

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Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec.<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>Nestled …

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Sliding glass doors and new landscaping fulfill a family's outdoor needs.<p>In North Vancouver, Canadian architects Scott & Scott have breathed new life into an aging mid-century home.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>With co-living, the …

Living Rooms

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On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a handful of dirty clothes into my now...<p>British artist Maisie Broadhead elevates the nuisance of an unsightly lamp cord to over-the-mantel art with this clever bit of...<p>We screened it at Dwell on Design this …

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YLighting recently alerted us to the new energy-efficient lighting designs they're carrying online.<p>Adapted for the Australian climate, the eco-friendly, low-maintenance CORE 9 house starts at $192,000.<p>An energy-efficient, rural retreat designed by owner/architect Lynn Gaffney hits the …

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In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British...<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural …

Lithuanian Hunting House / Devyni architektai

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A shelter for a hunter's family leisure time is located on a small hill in the deep Lithuanian forest. …

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A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.<p>Drawing inspiration from the Hebrew alphabet, architects Elihu Siegman and Michael Silverman dreamt up an adaptive structure to...<p>In North Vancouver, Canadian architects Scott & Scott have breathed new life into an aging mid-century …

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From an ecological perspective, pneumatically impacted stabilized earth (PISE) is a nearly perfect building material.<p>Oyane is a minimalist ceramics shop located in Nagasaki, Japan, designed by Kei Harada of DO.DO..<p>When deciding the future of restoration of a historic Denver property, the …

India's Most Stunning Textiles Are on View at the V&A

This week, the Victoria and Albert Museum opens its new stunning exhibition, “The Fabric of India.” A powerhouse institution for all things decorative, the V&A has a world-class collection of Indian textiles, making this show of roughly 200 objects a must-see.<p>The exhibition, organized by curators</b> …

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Melding corrugated metal with Douglas Fir wood, a sustainable home in Seattle brings nature inside while preserving a couple’s...<p>Canadian architect Omar Gandhi and his team at Omar Gandhi Architect are always looking to build meaningful projects that will...<p>Every day, we select our favorite home by …

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A modern, gabled home in Austin is designed to feel like a "leftover railroad house that had been...<p>An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.<p>An unorthodox design is a comfortable escape from city life.<p>After last year’s collaboration, we were excited …

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In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a...<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and …

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A seemingly street-shy house near Vancouver opens to reveal an expansive interior.<p>Perched atop a soaring granite outcropping, I-Kanda Architects' Cabin on a Rock is a modernist hideaway.<p>A San Diego architect creates a bold, energy-efficient complement to the Western landscape.<p>Balancing on irregular, …

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