• Houzz Tour: A Designer’s Own Townhome Evolves Over the Years (16 photos)
    A designer’s own home is never really done, but nine years after move-in, the Atlanta townhouse that designer Gabriela Eisenhart and her family live in is pretty darn close. When she, her husband and their older son moved in, she was pregnant with their second son. While they didn’t have the money for...
  • 10 Edible Greens to Plant Now (13 photos)
    In most climates, leafy greens such as lettuces, arugula, spinach, chard and mustard greens grow best planted in late summer or early spring, where the plants thrive in the warm daytime temperatures and cool nighttime ones. In mild-winter areas, or with the help of cold...
  • Curving roof incorporates seating at Yang Liping Performing Arts Center
    Architecture office Studio Zhu-Pei has completed a performing arts centre in the Chinese city of Dali featuring an undulating roof that incorporates viewing areas and seating. Read more
  • JG Phoenix references Tang dynasty architecture in minimalist Shantou restaurant
    Walnut columns and blackened timber screens nod to the architecture of China's golden age in this atmospheric restaurant in Shantou by local interiors studio JG Phoenix. Read more
  • Matteo Guarnaccia designs chairs around seating habits of world's most populous co...
    Sicilian designer Matteo Guarnaccia has visited the most populous countries in the world and collaborated with local makers to create a seating design in each country as part of his Cross Cultural Chairs project. Read more
  • Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix enclosed with polycarbonate walls
    American firms 180 Degrees and CoLab Studio have created an educational facility and a greenhouse in the Arizona desert with polycarbonate facades that bring soft daylight indoors. Read more
  • Yard of the Week: Room for Swimming, Lounging and Entertaining (13 photos)
    To create better flow throughout their pie-shaped lot, which included an irregular-shaped pool, a family in Mississauga, Ontario, turned to Pro-Land Landscape Construction for help. The existing yard felt cramped and didn’t suit the family’s style. As part of the redesign, the family wanted a low-maintenance...
  • Big Trends From the 2021 Maison & Objet Fair (11 photos)
    Maison & Objet returned to Paris this month (Sept. 9-13, 2021) after having been canceled twice due to the pandemic. This long-awaited edition highlighted many of the big trends spurred by the pandemic, which continues to define home design in our new normal. The event’s theme, Desirable Development,...
  • Proctor and Shaw designs London micro-apartment with translucent "sleeping cocoon"
    London-based studio Proctor and Shaw has completed a 29-square-metre micro-apartment in Belsize Park, with an elevated sleeping area wrapped in translucent panels that reference Japanese shoji screens. Read more