Mad about the '60s
The modern fridge doubles as an all-purpose bulletin board, cartoon repository and children's art gallery thanks to a gadget that caught on about the time that Mad Men depicts -- the refrigerator magnet. Wall clock. Yesterday's office clock said ...
April 11, 2015
House and Garden Tour celebrates history of Bryan
Three homes in historic Bryan neighborhoods that have kept their original style while adding contemporary touches will be open to visitors during the Bryan-College Station Woman's Club 47th annual House and Garden Tour and Luncheon, happening from 10 a ...
April 7, 2015
Zendesk: A living moss wall anchors this startup that is growing its Midwest ...
The lush, living wall décor is about 13 feet wide and 4 feet tall. Moss design experts flew in from California to install it. And it requires watering by spray bottle every The look is spare and modern. Zendesk, which provides cloud-based IT help ...
March 25, 2015
Accessorise your home with rural Indian handicrafts
The art form now finds a pride of place in modern homes in the form of wall decor. The craftsmen are now teaching These days, this traditional art work is finding place among a lot of contemporary designs for clocks, mirrors, etc. The work is so ...
March 21, 2015
Can Quebec's Germain family outsmart hotel giants in the boutique niche?
The vehicle belongs to a guest, but the specialized wall charger through which the car gets its juice was installed by Alt to attract clients—particularly the hip and monied. With just 126 rooms—about one-fifth as many as the nearby Château ...
March 26, 2015
Fifth Avenue Penthouse With Central Park Views
Now the 10-room aerie on the 14th and 15th floors, a glamorous 1960s time capsule with a dash of Hollywood in its décor and more than 800 square feet of wraparound balconies reached through glass sliders, is poised to enter the market for the first ...
February 20, 2015
Orbit In Retains Midcentury Modern Courtyard Style in Palm Springs
Miller says The Orbit In “was restored by a top local architectural firm and retains many of its original features, including built-in wall clocks in the rooms and Vintage Dwyer metal kitchens. Even the furnishings are authentic collectibles, including ...
February 24, 2015
Home tour: Turtle Creek garden retreat suits art-loving, busy couple
Vintage glass wall ... modern and contemporary decor. The penthouse residence at 3831 Turtle Creek Blvd. features a 270-degree view of Dallas. The sixth-floor home at 3525 Turtle Creek Blvd. is showcased by dramatic lighting and interior design.
April 10, 2015
Renovation Inspiration Contest | Large Residential co-winners: High-tech couple create a buzz over Penn Avenue in Garfield
So when they went looking for a "cool house in a cool neighborhood" in Pittsburgh ... Junction in search of historically appropriate design materials and light fixtures. Their finds include a clock made from a Ford hubcap, a coffee table crafted from ...
April 11, 2015
Herzog & de Meuron to revitalize Armory's Veterans Room originally designed by Tiffany
A monument of late 19th-century decorative ... modern interior design. Though they only worked together for four short years, Associated Artists would go on to design some of the most prestigious commissions of the time, including the Cornelius Vanderbilt ...
April 10, 2015
6 London design shops that you must visit
George Nelson Ball clock ... Designer's Guild is home to some of the zingiest fabrics, wall-coverings, upholstery, bed and bath collections in town. The epic flagship store on the King's Road has an expert team on-hand to consult on your design needs.
April 10, 2015
Preservation or plunder? The battle over the British Museum’s Indigenous Australian show
That image depicting a moment on one of the myriad songlines that have criss-crossed the continent during 60,000 years of Indigenous civilisation can adorn your wall. But you will ... and impoverished, modern artists to support themselves and their families.
April 8, 2015
What’s In Store: That Personal Touch
Main Street, Pennington, 609-737-2236) recall the days of horse-drawn carriages, as they invite you to tie up a parking space with your modern ... calls home. With floorboards original to the house, and a now decorative fireplace dominating one wall ...
April 6, 2015
Restoring a midcentury modern: Removing paint to reveal cedar planking (photos)
Ticket holders ($30 in advance, $40 at the door) will meet owners and local architects inside their executed designs. "We love architecture and design and the simple open spaces and deep eaves that marks the modern ranch home style," says owner Linsey ...
April 9, 2015