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The Creative Energy of Zaha's Sketches

A year after her untimely passing, we take a look back on one of the hallmarks of Zaha Hadid's career as an architect: her sketches. In October we …

Here Are All the Places You Haven't Thought to Use Wallpaper

(Image credit: Old Home Love)<p>One of the most important design trends we've seen in the past few years is the return of wallpaper. And these aren't …

Modular House DublDom / BIO-architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house was designed and produced for a young family who went to live in the suburbs of Moscow on …

This Overlooked Space in Your Home Deserves Attention

Hallways—those oft neglected strips of space that connect one room to another—may perform an important function, but, especially if you live in a …

The Natural Beauty of Reclaimed Wood

A common concern when designing your home can be accidentally creating The Over-Editorialized Space: you've added so many well-styled elements that …

5 tiny houses we loved this week: from a ‘Craftsman’ stunner to a wheelchair-friendly solution

These are pretty impressive<p><i>2016 was a fabulous year for</i> <i>inventive tiny houses of all stripes</i><i>, and 2017 is already off to a strong start. Here, we catch you up on the</i> <i>latest standout projects</i> <i>you should know.</i><p>Craftsman-style lovers, we got the tiny house for you. Designed by Handcrafted Movement, the …

Living Rooms

Take Note: You'll See This Cool-Girl Trend in Every Stylish Home This Year

Trends come and go, but every now and then, we see a collection and instantly know that it's going to appear in every stylish home for years to come. …

Home Decorating

7 travel apps you might actually use in 2017 | Travel Feature

1. For European rail adventures: Loco2<p>If you’re planning a rail trip around Europe this summer, Loco2 is a must-have. Whether you’re going to Lyon …

The 45 Best Living Room Ideas for Every Style

Luxe and layered, these living spaces are the unique design inspo you need.<p>These exceptional living spaces bring a bounty of personality and panache to the homes they occupy. Living rooms are where friends and family gather and memories are made, and we believe in giving those memories a beautiful …

Interior Design

How Ikea's New Joinery is Advancing Their Design

The Lisabo does more with less<p>Let's get into table design for a second. If you look at your average dining table, you'll see most have aprons. The …

Tour: A Barcelona Artist's Beautiful Apartment-Atelier

<b>Name:</b> Joana Santamans <b><br>Location:</b> Eixample — Barcelona, Spain <b><br>Size:</b> 2,152 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Renting for 3 years<p>Church bells ring nearby as I …

Tour The Modern Architecture Of Marfa, West Texas’s Artist Oasis

Donald Judd may have brought modern art to Marfa, but modernist architecture has longer roots there.<p>If Austin is a “cool liberal oasis” nestled in the arid Texas landscape–as it was once described to me–then Marfa, Texas, is its artier asylum to the west. The town, population 1,900, was solidified …