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Daily Archives: April 6, 2011

Glass Houses

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Glass Houses

As the last remnants of snow and cold melt away the desire to be outdoors grows more urgent.    The sunshine transforms once dormant plants into pantone gradations of green.   The best thing about being in a glass house is the view of nature all around you.   Glass houses by definition — Continue reading

Mill Living

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Mill Living

Life can change drastically and quickly.  Some recent events have forced me and my fiance to move to a new city, start a new job, and start  life anew. This move has made me more familiar than ever with the new trend of adaptive reuse projects sprinkled throughout New England; — Continue reading

Norwegian, Sci-Fi, Summer House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Norwegian, Sci-Fi, Summer House

This Norwegian home might not actually be built yet, but that can’t stop us fantasizing about it. We just recently re-read Arthur C. Clarke’s “Childhood’s End” and it reminds us of the kind of homes in that book–where architecture knew no bounds of landscape or climate. Bravo, Saunders Architecture; we — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: The Hansen Family

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: The Hansen Family

From the website: “The Hansen Family is a label with a strong handcrafted character, founded by designer Gesa Hansen who grew up in a scandinavian family of carpenters, designers and architects. After graduating at the Bauhaus-University and stopping at a few design studios such as Jean Nouvel and H5 in — Continue reading

Polyvore: Ultimate Dining Coordination

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Polyvore: Ultimate Dining Coordination

Of all the things to think about when filling out your dining room, it can be easy to forget a vital and often overlooked partnership: the dining plate/lighting duo. While it might not seem like these are two items that should even be considered to coordinate, think about it. When — Continue reading

Book: Open Studios with Lotta Jansdotter

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Book: Open Studios with Lotta Jansdotter

There’s a pleasantly little amount of photographs available of the inside of this book, “Open Studios with Lotta Jansdotter,” but we’re kind of betting that’s a good thing. Like it’s so good in there, the contents are top secret; kept under lock and key. A lot of people are excited — Continue reading