Home Tours

Feast your eyes on Curbed’s best LA home tours

From midcentury modern in Echo Park to Tudor Revival in West Hollywood<p>Curbed’s weekly original tours series takes you inside homes with eye-catching style and big personality—from modern tiny homes to pedigreed midcentury gems and everything in between.<p>Here, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite …

University of California

Natural elements infuse Hill Country estate with home-tour pedigree

8115 Two Coves Dr. Austin, TX 78730 Neighborhood: Northwest Hills Style: Contemporary Square footage: 4,427 Beds: 3 Baths: 3 full, 1 partial Price: …

Texas

Mayo Clinic Social Media Network

How To Define Your Brand Presence And Voice On Instagram<p>Hunker.com prides itself on helping first timers improve their homes through inspiring home …

Social Media

This Striking Net-Zero Home Wraps Around a Serene Pond

Rooted in sustainable design, the Connecticut House radiates an undeniable Zen-like vibe.<p>When a family of environmentalists tapped Cutler Anderson Architects to create a low-maintenance home that offsets its energy use with renewable resources, the firm designed a modern residence that did not …

Architecture

Tour de Suisse "biggest victory" of Porte's career

Richie Porte put his Tour de France rivals on notice after emphatically securing the Tour de Suisse in what he says is the "biggest victory of my …

Road Cycling

Embark on Your Next Road Trip in This Renovated Camper For $35K

Thanks to a thoughtful revamp, an outdated trailer is converted into a bright and cheerful home.<p>When Lauren Jones and her husband were in need for an outlet to release some creative energy, they decided to purchase a rundown camper and turn it into a stylish, contemporary home on wheels.<p>After …

Cabins

Best of Curbed LA’s home tours

An inside look at some of Los Angeles’s most beautiful homes<p>Curbed’s weekly original House Calls series takes you inside homes with eye-catching style and big personality—from modern tiny homes to pedigreed midcentury gems and everything in between.<p>A bachelor embraces color and quirk in the …

Los Angeles

10 Plant Paradises You Should be Following on Instagram

There's no shortage of plant-obsessed accounts to follow on Instagram. The hashtag #plantsofinstagram alone produces more than 1 million posts, most …

Plants

An Old Charleston Row House Is Elegantly Modernized With a Southern Twist

After a thoughtful revamp, this iconic home now boasts a “southern modernism” sense of style.<p>Robert Highsmith and his wife, Stefanie Brechbuehler—co-founders of the design studio Workstead—split their time between Brooklyn, New York, and Charleston, South Carolina.<p>Last year, after repurposing the …

Cabins

Hillside haven in San Anselmo designed to connect with rugged surroundings

Located in San Anselmo, California, this hillside haven is a modern space that is rich with color, texture and light, designed by House + House …

Architecture

Live from Tiny Houses Across America

This Father’s Day weekend, join the nationwide celebration of the tiny house movement. The United Tiny House Association (UTHA) and TinyFest are …

Festivals

Working For The Weekend: Rock The Garden, Ugly Tie 5K & Stone Arch Bridge Fest

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> If you are looking for something to do with dad this weekend, WCCO This Morning has your Father’s Day plans covered.The Stone …

Live Music

Sumptuous beach house in the seaside village of Sag Harbor

Mashomuck Residence is two story contemporary beach house that was designed by Blaze Makoid Architecture, located in the coveted beach community of …

Living Rooms

Top 5 Homes of the Week With Wondrous Floor-to-Ceiling Windows

These airy abodes utilize immense windows to usher the outdoors in. Take a peek at our editor's favorite picks from the Dwell community that feature homes with sweeping views.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a Home feature. Add your home to</i> …

Architecture

Novelist Norman Mailer's Former Nautical-Inspired Brooklyn Flat Asks $2.25M

Take over the top-floor apartment of a landmarked 1840 Brooklyn Heights townhouse where Pulitzer Prize-winning author Norman Mailer worked.<p>The rare and culturally significant property is now available through CORE. Famous guests—including John Lennon, Bob Dylan, and Woody Allen—have gathered in the …

Interior Design

Trickett Living Room - Contemporary - Living Room - Toronto - by Meredith Heron Design

Erika Ward - Erika Ward Interiors added this to Houzz Tour: Dream Home in Toronto<p>Heron adds hostess stools to almost every job. "When entertaining, …

Living Rooms

6 Living Rooms That Are As Cozy As They Are Cool

This post first appeared on Glitter Guide.we have some major design envy!…The post 6 Living Rooms That Are As Cozy As They Are Cool appeared first on …

Living Rooms

An Outdated Swiss Chalet Is Treated to a Playful New Look

Four sections, four levels, and four doors and windows enable this remodeled 1960s cabin to fully embrace its idyllic natural environment.<p>Swiss architecture studio Frundgallina has completed a full overhaul of a small, run-down chalet in the Swiss Jura Mountains and transformed it into a playful, …

Architecture

Midcentury-Inspired Homes in This Texas Community Start in the Low $300Ks

Starlight Village, a new housing community in Leander, Texas, offers eight models that combine midcentury flair with modern convenience.<p>"Inspired by the Space Race and growing up in Air Force base housing, my husband, Michael, and I dreamed up a neighborhood built entirely of midcentury modern …

Interior Design

This Renovated Esherick Perfectly Frames the San Francisco Bay

Located in the city's iconic Sea Cliff neighborhood, a historic abode is treated to a stunning renovation.<p>When San Francisco architecture firm Edmonds + Lee was hired by San Francisco-based bakery entrepreneurs to remodel their home, the couple had a fuzzy idea of what they wanted for their …

Tiny House Movement

An Expansive Grass Roof Tops This Modern Brazilian Home

Sandwiched between two concrete slabs, a modern holiday home is fully integrated into nature.<p>Set amidst rolling hills outside São Paulo, Brazil, this 10,763-square-foot contemporary home designed by Brazilian architecture firm Studio MK27 blends into the landscape with a grand grass roof.<p>Named …

Architecture

Summer Kitchen Decorating Ideas and Summer Home Tour

<i>Dress up your kitchen for summer with these beautiful summer kitchen decorating ideas! Easy tips that anyone can do!</i>Summer Home Tour Blog HopToday …

Home

Dwell Asks: Watch 5 Top Designers Answer 5 Revealing Questions

Aldo Cibic, Yves Behar, Kelly Wearstler, Marcel Wanders, and Johanna Grawunder discuss their earliest design memories, favorite products, and more.<p>Watch the video below to hear some of our favorite design luminaries speak candidly to us about their inspiration, work, and advice for young</i> …

Home Improvement

This Elegant Californian Prefab Minimizes Site Disturbance

Thanks to its modular construction, a modern retreat treads lightly on the pristine landscape.<p>When Clive McCarthy and his wife, Tricia Bell, were on the hunt for an escape from San Francisco, they found the perfect spot for their second home three hours north of the Bay Area on a 64-acre site in …

Architecture

7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast

These design-forward home builders on the West Coast are crafting tiny dwellings that are big on style and sustainability.<p>Transportable, affordable, and quite adorable, it's no wonder the tiny-home movement is taking America by storm. Not only do these smaller structures let you to leave a smaller …

Tiny House Movement

This Sleek, Angular Tiny Home Is Not Your Average A-Frame Cabin

Measuring only 180 square feet, this exquisite, off-grid tiny home features a big sense of style.<p>Inspired by the classic A-frame cabin design, architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has created their first tiny home with Klein, a prefab-housing startup in New York. Sited in Hudson Valley, the …

Tiny House Movement

Inside the Modern Toronto Home Tour That Screams Chic

While we're loving the move toward traditional interiors and can't look past that Southern style, we're forever fans of the minimal appeal. Case in …

Home

Acclaimed Architect Gisue Hariri Invites Us Into Her Intimate Manhattan Loft

Hariri shares how creating her elegant, private Park Avenue apartment was a reflection of herself. Today, several years since the remodel, the home still feels uniquely hers.<p><i>The right home is a reflection of who you are and how you live. No one knows this better than Corcoran, who has built its</i> …

Interior Design

An Inviting South African Cottage Embraces its Seaside Locale

Clad in timber and well-connected to the outdoors, this retreat in the village of Kommetjie is a nod to traditional cottage architecture and its surrounding community.<p>The serene, seaside village of Kommetjie, south of Cape Town, South Africa, provides an idyllic coastal setting for an …

Cabins

This Little House in Washington Has Mighty Big Ties to Nature

Nestled in a second-growth forest, this Pacific Northwest retreat is deliberately simple yet modern.<p>When Seattle–based architecture firm MW|Works was asked to design a home on a repurposed foundation just over 20 square feet, they made up for the small footprint by embracing the expansive …

Tiny House Movement