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Charming artist’s studio in Paris lets you live the bohemian life you always wanted

On the street where Henri Matisse once lived This quaint yet quirky artist’s studio in Paris promises a dramatic double height ceiling, an entirely glazed wall, and visions of the bohemian lifestyle you always wanted. Located in theShow More Summary

Tricked-out tiny home even includes a gear room

It looks good, too Just because tiny house dwellings have successfully co-opted the backyard shed’s utilitarian style doesn’t mean they can’t still offer a whole bunch of storage. This gorgeous 204-square-foot build from a couple inShow More Summary

Revamped ’20s home uses versatile woodwork to spotlight old and new

The four-story is located in Zurich This renovation in Zurich showcases how different uses of wood can work together to establish a home that is both traditional and modern. Swiss architect Rafael Schmid took on the task of refurbishing...Show More Summary

North Korean capital's Soviet-inspired ‘60s and ‘70s architecture captured in new photos

A French photographer documents Pyongyang’s Soviet architecture Pyongyang, North Korea’s capital, though far from the Parises and Tokyos of the world when it comes to annual foreign visitors, isn’t quite the inaccessible locale it is often thought to be. Show More Summary

Florist couple’s minty ‘30s bungalow embodies eclectic charm

Complete with a turtle and a couple of flamingos Over on The Design Sponge, they’ve got a tour of the cutest little mint-colored bungalow in all the land. Decorated in a mix of styles—industrial! Americana! Scandinavian!—the ‘30s Florida home belongs to Melissa and Sean Stevenson, a florist couple who lives and works out of the space. Show More Summary

Incredible David Adjaye-designed Montauk retreat now $4.5M cheaper

Yours for $25,000,000 This incredible David Adjaye-designed retreat in Montauk is still on the market—but is now offered for $25,000,000 after a recent $4,500,000 price cut. Currently owned by art collector and dealer extraordinaireShow More Summary

Patricia Urquiola’s collection of design objects for Georg Jensen dazzles

It’s the latest in a string of designer collaborations for Georg Jensen We’ve long been fans of the work of Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola, who has masterminded furniture, hotel interiors, and more. But her latest work, for Danish...Show More Summary

Here it is: The Shed of the Year

It seems like only yesterday that they were crowning last year’s shed The 2016 Cuprinol Shed of the Year is a real annual contest that is aired on BBC’s Channel 4 and apparently attracted thousands of viewers this year, who tuned inShow More Summary

A $350M bet to make Vegas a tech boomtown hasn’t hit the jackpot

After five years, the gamble by Tony Hsieh, founder of Zappos, hasn't paid off. Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh may have turned an online shoe store into a $1.2 billion business, but his 2013 bet on the future of Las Vegas has yet to pay off.Show More Summary

Tropical bachelor pad packs a punch on a tiny lot

Brick, concrete, and a breezy courtyard Drawing you in with a peek-a-boo gabled brick screen, this compact residence in Hanoi, Vietnam is an intriguing take on a tropical bachelor pad. Instead of filling up the small lot—sandwiched between...Show More Summary

Colorful 1950s California bungalow pops with vintage details, asks $549K

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. Location: Lakewood, CA Price: $549,000 This adorable...Show More Summary

Childhood home of jazz legend Miles Davis to become museum

The famed musician's home, set to be transformed into an educational center, will launch a crowdfunding campaign After lying vacant for years, the childhood home of groundbreaking jazz musician Miles Davis is being transformed into a museum dedicated to his life and work. Show More Summary

Inside a photo stylist's picture-perfect Minneapolis home

Every week, our House Calls feature takes you into homes with great style, big personality, and ineffable soul. Today, we visit the suburban Minneapolis home of photo stylist David Anger and his husband Jim Broberg. Anger has decorated...Show More Summary

Beautifully restored 200-year-old house in Morocco available for rent

Located in the ancient medina of Essaouira This dreamy 18th-century riad, or traditional Moroccan house, was lovingly restored by London-based interior designer Lisa Burke and is available to rent for your next holiday to the ancient...Show More Summary

5 jaw-dropping modern homes with killer ocean views

Surreal Architecture may never be able to match the vastness of the ocean, but it can accentuate it in astounding ways. Just take a look at these striking contemporary homes, whose sweeping clean lines and unabashed reliance on retractable glass walls embrace the boundlessness of the sea, while drawing it so much closer at the same time. Show More Summary

Tall timber construction is coming—this video proves why

A stress test by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill proves the strength of this sustainable building system. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), the global firm responsible for many of the world’s highest and most high-tech skyscrapers, knows a few things about building high-rises. Show More Summary

Tour a restored Marcel Breuer beauty for sale in Kansas City

It includes original furniture The Snower Residence in Kansas City is believed to be only one of two Marcel Breuer-designed homes west of the Mississippi River. Like a few projects from the past, the home was borne out of a letter correspondence between prospective client and architect. Show More Summary

This Las Vegas house has the best nuclear bunker of all time

How many nuclear bunkers could accurately be described as fun? Earlier this week, we came across a house for sale in Ontario with a nuclear bunker and a cool backstory behind that nuclear bunker. Now, the images of another nuclear bunker...Show More Summary

This periscoping bedroom offers a clever solution to height restrictions

To get around municipal bylaws, architects decided to go up. As with any design challenge, strict constraints can result in some creative solutions. That’s precisely what happened with this bizarre home on Ontario’s Niagara Peninsula. Show More Summary

Ask Flipped: Help! There’s a fire in my decorative wall cutout

How do I put it out? And what if it melts all these marshmallows I have sitting around? Welcome back to Ask Flipped, where we answer very real questions from readers who are having problems with home decor, design, or anything else. Do you have a question? Write it on a post-it note and throw it into a strong gust of wind. Show More Summary

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