Oas1s offers the finest in treehouse living without actually living in a tree
July 6, 2015, 9:10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It's a little bit Ewokian, a little bit New Urbanist and a whole lot intriguing.
Oregon's long-neglected Willamette Falls to get spectacular makeover
June 24, 2015, 2:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Can a waterfall be revitalized? Sure can. Just ask Oregon City, home to soon-to-be revitalized Willamette Falls.
Honolulu's old buses to be reborn as shower-equipped mobile homeless shelters
June 17, 2015, 3:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Big-hearted creativity and life-bettering social services collide for adaptive reuse scheme on Oahu.
British cancer center spotlights the healing power of good design
June 15, 2015, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Heatherwick Studio's mighty pretty design for Maggie's Centre Yorkshire resembles a cluster of massive potted plants.
Sunset's final Celebration Weekend spotlights downsizing, drought-tolerant landscaping
June 5, 2015, 5:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
As Sunset prepares for a move to the city, the magazine throws one last party in the 'burbs.
Chicago's 606 is a bike-friendly, neighborhood-linking riff on the High Line
June 4, 2015, 4 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The bike and pedestrian trail built atop a defunct elevated railway 'connects people, parks and communities.'
Swimmers descend on London's plant-cleaned public bathing pond
May 27, 2015, 3:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Would you hop (no diving allowed!) into a chlorine-free urban swimming hole that's open to the public?
Egg-shaped hideaway gives whole new meaning to 'escape pod'
May 26, 2015, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Powered by the wind and sun, Ecocapsule is the ultimate off-grid micro-home for vagabond vacationers.
Summer 2015 reading list: 12 green design titles to intrigue and inspire
May 21, 2015, 1:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Forget Pat Conroy ... nothing says 'summer reading' like upcycling bibles and tiny house memoirs.
Texas weekend retreat eschews one big house for 4 little ones
May 18, 2015, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Co-owned by a quartet of couples, Llano Exit Strategy blends communal living and rural solitude.