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Striking dwelling inspired by the missions in southern Arizona

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The design of this home was inspired by the forms of the missions in southern Arizona, commissioned by award-winning architects The Ranch Mine. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, this 2,505 square foot contemporary house is set on an irregularly shaped property along the canal. For privacy, the house was designed in a u-shaped plan where interior living spaces […]

Light-filled contemporary home renovation in Washington, DC

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This contemporary home renovation project was designed by Robert Gurney Architect, located in NW Washington, DC. After time spent in their modern, light-filled Miami, Florida, the owners of this house found themselves yearning for the same quality of light in their primary residence. The existing DC residence had a traditional layout with compartmentalized spaces, heavy […]

Small contemporary condo features stylish details in Toronto

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This striking contemporary condo suite was completely transformed by high-end interiors studio LUX Design, located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The bright and airy living area in this small condo features an accent wall painted in Witching Hour 2120-30 | Benjamin Moore. The other walls were painted in Distant Gray 2124-70 | Benjamin Moore. For the nesting tables […]

Stunning beach style cottage designed for family living in Michigan

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This family beach style cottage features a stunning transformation by interiors studio Villa Decor, located along Crooked Lake, in Northern Michigan. The project is called “Crooked Lake Cottage”, conceived as a family home with an open and airy footprint. Details includes  ship lap, natural wood floors, and reclaimed unique antique pieces. Above: In the living […]

Modern family home in New York boasts inner courtyards for privacy

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Designed by Bates Masi + Architects, this modern family home was conceived as four interconnected pavilions, nestled on a sprawling three acre property in Matinecock, New York. The homeowners desired to live is a suburban environment to raise their school-aged children. The community they selected is an early Quaker settlement, which also inspired the design of […]

Small energy-efficient farmhouse in Austin designed for a bachelor

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This modern farmhouse style property was designed by architects Rauser Design and built by Risinger Homes, located in Austin, Texas. The concept for this project called the “Perfect Wall” was developed by Joe Lstiburek, the founder of Building Science Corporation—a consulting and full service architecture firm specializing in building technology. The wall and roof systems of […]

An old sea captain’s house beautifully transformed in Sausalito

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This chic and stylish transitional style home has undergone a beautiful renovation by architecture studio Urrutia Design, located in Sausalito, California. The home was originally constructed in 1884 and added onto over the years in a not so graceful manor. When it was purchased back in 1998, it was a triplex consisting of three apartments, one on […]

Elevated living offered in this contemporary Aspen Mountain dwelling

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This striking contemporary mountain dwelling was designed by Charles Cunniffe Architects, set atop a promontory on Red Mountain, in Aspen, Colorado. The mountainside home features expansive windows framing spectacular views of Aspen Mountain. Encompassing 10,000 square feet of living space, this home offers a warm yet contemporary material palette to create a nurturing home for […]

Rustic stone and timber dwelling overlooking the Grand Tetons

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This stunning rustic stone and timber home was designed by JLF Architects along with design-build firm Big D Signature, located in Jackson, Wyoming. The weathered stones for the structure were reclaimed from an old ruin scouted in Great Falls, Montana. The home is nestled in a meadow of native grasses, with the Grand Teton mountain range serving as […]