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3 Steps to Creating an Organized Entryway (Even If You Don't Have the Space)

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

Drop zones, mudrooms, utility rooms, entryways, “places to leave your stuff.” Whatever you choose to call them, these spaces are invaluable as a spot to kick off your shoes, drop your keys, and keep everything you’ll need for the next day right where you left it. Sometimes these spaces can be hard to come by, […]

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Designer Lookbook: Jessica Helgerson's Authentic Mid-Century Remodel

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

When Portland interior designer Jessica Helgerson faced the daunting task of renovating a mid-century treasure, her first question was: “What would Saul do?” The residence in question, the Feldman House, was designed by local architect Saul Zaik in 1956. The wood-clad home, which features a sensationally low-slung gable roof and floor-to-ceiling glass walls, was suffering from a […]

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At Utopie Plastic, Futuristic Plastic Homes Make an Appearance at a 19th-Century Metal Factory

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

Somewhere in-between the mid-19th century, the 1960s, and the future, lies Utopie Plastic, or Plastic Utopia: an outdoor art exhibit at a new exhibition space in Marseille that’s historic, retro, and futuristic all at the same time. Located in a landmarked former metal factory from the 1800s, Friche de l’Escalette first opened in the summer […]

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A Perfectly Preserved Midcentury Pad in Northern California Asks $1.975M

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

This is California dreaming at its finest. The property is perched on a 1.35-acre clifftop site off the Pacific Coast Highway, three hours north of San Francisco in Elk. It overlooks its own cove and sea caves, not to mention those sweet Pacific Ocean sunsets. Designed in 1960 by the San Francisco-based architect Lee Aaron […]

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They Entertain the Day Away in This Updated Midcentury Kitchen (5 photos)

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

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6 Ways to Make the Most of the Weekend (6 photos)

August 11, 2017 8:39 am

Whether it’s recording a family story or savoring a walk on the beach, these six “could-dos” are here to help you zero in on fun yet important things this weekend. Read on for all six suggestions, which include just a couple of small tasks — like ordering glasses for the upcoming total… Houzz Galleries

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Home 12

August 9, 2017 2:36 pm

Home 12 is a minimalist interior design created by Netherlands-based designers i29. In a former warehouse, i29 realized this 600 m2 house including three bathrooms, four bedrooms, and a large open living area. A simple material palette of concrete, white walls and rough oak wood matches the industrial space. Custom designed cabinets throughout the house […]

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Via Tiempo

August 9, 2017 2:36 pm

This single story, 80s inspired home quickly became a labor of love for the dasMOD Founders, Erik Gilmer and Sven Simon. The duo stumbled upon 2222 Via Tiempo, when looking for homes to repurpose that weren’t totally perfect but also not in shambles. A modern mix of unpretentious, yet luxurious design elements resulted in an […]

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Having a Design Moment: Pink Flamingos (15 photos)

August 9, 2017 2:36 pm

Scrolling through my Instagram feed recently, I spied Reese Witherspoon wearing a darling flamingo dress and Neiman Marcus touting a dazzling new Judith Leiber flamingo bag. It confirmed what I suspected — flamingos are back in style. And when it comes to home design, it’s been a roller-coaster ride… Houzz Galleries

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Maximize Your Rooftop Terrace With These 9 Design Tricks (11 photos)

August 9, 2017 2:36 pm

With a few clever strategies, such as expanding planting, screening adjacent buildings and maximizing outdoor living space, rooftop terraces can feel larger and more secluded than they really are. Let’s take a look at rooftop gardens, perched in cities from San Francisco to Paris, that offer design ideas… Houzz Galleries

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