Simon Kendall

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Half-Sunk in the Dune House

Located on the island of Terschelling in the Netherlands, <b>Dune House</b> by Marc Koehler Architects rises over the harsh terrain, offering views of the …

Get To Know Greg Buntain, The Self-Starting Craftsman Building A Cult Following In Brooklyn

His brand Fort Standard creates tactile furniture with a surreal twist.<p><i>Life in New York is one of hustle, and it’s crucial that your footwear</i> …

Jerry Seinfeld and Barack Obama get coffee

U.S. President joins comedian on season debut of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee<p>HONOLULU — President Barack Obama and comedian Jerry Seinfeld …

Charming Portable Home With Little to No Maintenance by Kelly Davis

Architect <b>Kelly Davis</b> incorporated 21 years of design experience at Midwest resort Canoe Bay as well as inspiration from Frank Lloyd Wright to the …

The Cuddliest Blanket Ever Has 3-Inch-Thick Stitches

Ukranian designer Anna Marienko has been featured on Co.Design before for her beard growing calendar and visualizations of sound waves. Her latest project, though, is her snuggliest yet: the Ohhio, a blanket made out of soft Merino wool that is so chunky, it needs to be woven by hand, without …

March Studio created Hotel Hotel lobby and bar by recycling "thousands of pieces of timber"

<b>Inside Festival 2015:</b> in this exclusive movie, Rodney Eggleston of March Studio explains how the Australian firm used over 5000 lengths of reclaimed …

2015’s 10 most poetic designs from around the world.

<i>So often we talk about design as a commodity to be judged as good or bad, beautiful or ugly, handy or useless, a success or a failure. But the fruit</i> …

15 Tools and Tool-Based Projects We Loved in 2015

From CNC to analog, power to hand, hi-tech to low-tech<p>This year we got to see some amazing tools, ranging from hi-tech to low-tech, and the …

Articles about six concrete boxes make jaw dropping marthas vineyard home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Despite being set in concrete, an idyllic modular retreat is built to go with the flow.<p>A Martha’s Vineyard retreat surpasses the traditional boundaries of Cape Cod architecture with a contemporary design by Harvard...<p>The Whitney Museum's new home in the Meatpacking district serves up a compelling …

Architecture

Designers as architects debate is "f*cking opposite" of open-minded creativity says Wanders

Marcel Wanders has dismissed the ongoing debate about whether non-architects should design buildings as "an endless conversation about nothing" (+ …

Studio Nienke Hoogvliet uses algae yarn to create Sea Me rug

<b>Dutch Design Week 2014:</b> this rug by Dutch designer Nienke Hoogvliet is woven using yarn made from algae harvested from the sea (+ slideshow).<p>To draw …

Q&A: Producer of Hundred-Foot Journey On the Food Behind the Movie

The movie casts French cuisine as a kind of villain, Indian food as a hero.<p>The new movie <i>Hundred-Foot Journey</i>, about an Indian restaurant that opens 100 feet from a Michelin-starred French restaurant, paints French cuisine as dusty and mechanical, Indian food as boisterous and soulful. The …

Past Forward Amsterdam

My four-year-old son loves going to the park in our <b>Amsterdam</b> neighborhood. The trip takes a minute. We cross the street, walk to the corner, and there it is: the vast green sward called Museumplein.<p>Some of the world’s great cultural institutions (Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum) border the square, but …