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Room of the Day: Industrial Loft Goes Glam in Atlanta (4 photos)

May 29, 2017 1:48 pm

Make it look like a magazine cover” was the one request interior designer MaRae Simone received from her client when discussing the renovation of her loft’s great room. The loft is in a former cotton mill built in the late 1800s, and Simone wanted to add sophistication without losing the space’s… Houzz Galleries

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The Roof House

May 28, 2017 1:48 pm

The Roof House is a minimalist architecture project located in Copenhagen, Denmark, designed by Sigurd Larsen. Natural light is an essential element when you build in the Nordic countries. Indirect light has a beautiful cold blue color that reminds you of the proximity to the ocean. The low sun from south adds a warmer yellow […]

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Amazing Garden Oasis in São Paulo Born from a Five-Year Search and Renovation

May 28, 2017 1:48 pm

A pair of architects help a client carve out an oasis of calm amid São Paulo’s bustle. At rush hour, São Paulo, Brazil, convulses with traffic of biblical proportions. After a late dinner, the city embarks on what is arguably the world’s most electrifying nightlife. And when it finally succumbs to sleep, the ever-present threat of crime […]

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The Ancient Secrets of Colonial Revival Style (16 photos)

May 28, 2017 1:48 pm

Colonial Revival architecture developed in the early 20th century out of nostalgia for the traditional homes of the 17th- and 18th-century American colonies, and it remains one of the most popular U.S. architectural styles in modern times. What explains… Houzz Galleries

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Roots of Style: The Origins and Meaning of Colonial Revival Trim (5 photos)

May 28, 2017 1:48 pm

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5 Ways Home Buyers Make Their Agent's Job Harder

May 27, 2017 1:48 pm

Buying a home can be a long and challenging process. It’s a big, expensive and infrequent transaction that can cause lots of stress and anxiety. Some buyers take years to complete a purchase, and they require a lot of hand-holding and make lots of requests. Others are more self-sufficient, and only bring in the agent from […]

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Designer Lookbook: Elena Frampton's Sleek Pied-à-Terre

May 27, 2017 1:48 pm

Manhattan interior designer Elena Frampton prides herself on striking a balance, be it with color, texture, or the eccentric design details she likes to refer to as “moments.” For a Westchester County couple who purchased a pied-à-terre in the tony enclave of Sutton Place, Frampton’s mission was to “create a sense of spaciousness” from the […]

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Step Inside Squarespace’s Minimalist Portland Office

May 27, 2017 1:48 pm

Squarespace is known for its bold and iconic brand, and for helping the masses build sleek, professional websites. Like the restrained, minimalist vibe that their brand conveys, the company’s office spaces are equally stark and striking. We previously wrote about Squarespace’s stunning NYC office space. Today, we take you inside their Portland digs, which maintain […]

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Eagle Collection

May 27, 2017 1:48 pm

This collection, consisting of five lights, was inspired by the « Eagle » lunar module which took the first men to the Moon in 1969. Woodlabo has reworked and developed part of the spacecraft’s fuselage and transformed it into an eagle. The Eagle collection plays on multiplying this form. Orbit, Landing, Moon and Lift Off […]

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Modern Efficiency and Affordability Don’t Have to Come at the Expense of Style

May 27, 2017 1:48 pm

By creatively manipulating the angles and levels of exterior surfaces on this modest Polish country house, architect Peter Kuczia achieved exceptionally high solar exposure, increasing its capacity to gain energy from the sun. Architect Peter Kuczia built his second home on the edge of Lake Laka in Poland on a site that weathers subzero winter […]

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