A Look Inside The Moleskine Glass House Sketchbook

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The Moleskine Glass House sketchbook features sketches by 29 architects, designers, and artists inspired by the home, quotes by Philip Johnson, and blank pages for notes or sketching. (more…)

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Like David Hockney? Then Meet Michael Pfleghaar.

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Now it’s true, the Ohio-born, Michigan based Michael Pfleghaar‘s work is similar to that of David Hockney’s in both style and color as well as subject matter. But, given that the majority of art-lovers out there cannot come close to affording an original Hockney, Pfleghaar’s original works are an unexpectedly great alternative. (more…)

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A Magical Villa For VilaSofa’s Amsterdam Store

A Magical Villa for VilaSofa

A Magical Villa for VilaSofa. Tjep. was commissioned to create a shop environment for a new furniture brand called VilaSofa in Amsterdam. The result is a large playful warehouse. (more…)

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Getting A Handle On Design With Valli & Valli and FSB. Door Handles By Famous Architects and Designers.

Door Handles By Famous Architects and Designers

Changing something as simple as a doorknob or lever can really add some style to your home. Valli & Valli and FSB have an incredible selection of functional hardware by several of the best-known names in design and architecture. (more…)

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ARTechnic’s Stunning Shell House: Exterior And Interior

ARTechnic Shell House

Japanese architecture firm ARTechnic has designed and completed this unusual- but beautiful and minimalist – concrete ovoid home in Karuizawa, Japan. Built in two sections, around a fir tree, it is nestled in a forest and is as amazing inside as it is on the outside. (more…)

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The Hippest Gingerbread Houses Ever! April Reed’s Farnsworth House & More

Hippest Gingerbread Houses

Here’s a look at some of the Hippest Gingerbread Houses around. From replicas of both the Farnsworth House and Fallingwater to Ranch Style kits, This gingerbread version of the Farnsworth House — Mies van der Rohe’s modern masterpiece in Plano, Ill. — is a (deep-pocketed) design lover’s dream. It took the elves at April Reed Cake Design several days of photo research and about 25 hours to construct the fondant-covered walls, poured-sugar ‘‘glass’’ windows and sugar-paste I-beams and staircases. (more…)

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