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Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

The Narrow House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
The Narrow House

Seeing the scribbles of an architect, to the outside viewer may not exactly imitate the final product. Good thing the architect knows what is in his head and his heart, even if it looks nothing like what is on paper. In this case it’s a narrow house in a small — Continue reading

Magic of Colors

Categories: Art + Graphics
Magic of Colors

During a visit to Markus Linnenbrink’ studio by Sight Unseen, he honestly admits that for a while he had no idea what to do with color. He was even afraid of it till he started mixing colors and getting mud and dirt and eventually figured out how to get the — Continue reading

Featured Craftsperson: Brave Space Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Featured Craftsperson: Brave Space Design

Brave Space Design first won over our hearts and minds with their clever, thought-provoking and breathtakingly beautiful Mountain Coat Range. How one piece of wood could be transformed into something so stunning, witty and functional is quite a treat, and we’re happy to say that every other item of theirs — Continue reading

Featured Design Element: Lit from Behind

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Featured Design Element: Lit from Behind

We usually try to stick to residential featured design element inspiration, and specifically to design elements that could ostensibly be incorporated into your own sweet home, if you felt so compelled. Every now and then we have to dip into the world of commercial design, however, for an element that — Continue reading

Name that Mid-Century Modern Designer

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Name that Mid-Century Modern Designer

We’re discovering today’s Mid-Century Modern designer right alongside you guys today. Though we had never seen this designer’s work before, there was something very familiar about his sleek lines and color palettes. If you guess him correctly, you’ll probably be able to guess why… Was the youngest son of a — Continue reading

Modern Book Corner: Paper + Craft

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Decor + Objects
Modern Book Corner: Paper + Craft

You all have spoken time and time again about your love of all these How-to and DIY posts. We think you’re gonna really get a kick out of today’s Modern Book Corner choice, namely because it deals with that underestimated and not-often-utilized-enough material: paper. “Paper crafting is the hot new — Continue reading