This week: Standout holiday gift guides for DIYers, designers, bicyclists, neat-freaks and the insufferably trendy. Plus, cargotecture gets the luxury treatment with a new residential project in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Yes, the wood furniture and home accessories found at IKEA are indeed made from actual lumber in some shape or form and, not surprisingly, the sustainability-minded retailer consumes a whole lot of it.
Tour a recycled shipping container getaway in the Santa Cruz Mountains that, thanks to its narrow nature, fits snugly between its arboreal neighbors. Naturally, there's one heck of an outdoor shower, too.
Philippe Starck unveils a line of modular homes that serve as a 'reliable and intelligent solution for us, our children, the children of our children facing the challenges of ecology, economy and energy’.
Tom Kundig is renowned for designing homes that blend into their natural surroundings. His own mountaintop cabin, however, has sparked siting-related contention amongst residents of a small North Cascades community.