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What’s the one “nonessential” kitchen gadget you can’t live without? • We’re going to need a bigger drawer.
A Perfect Pairing • In downtown Tel Aviv, two young families move into a compact low-rise that feels like a roomy villa.
Modern World • Our annual overview of what’s new in kitchens and bathrooms features the latest products for your home and advice for making the most of your space.
Rem Koolhaas • The legendary architect and famed advocate of urban living embraces country life with a new exhibition.
Breathe Easy • Indoor air pollution is a global crisis, but there are ways to protect yourself, from tried-and-true products to new innovations.
The Sum of Its Parts • A family in the Netherlands builds a well-styled addition from creatively sourced materials.
Creative Potential • A San Francisco couple turn an industrial space into a refined residence, recording studio, and gallery.
Light Box • A designer’s country house uses well-placed windows to keep temperatures in check and views unobstructed.
Taking the Edge Off • A São Paulo home welcomes guests with an invitingly breezy brutalism.
It Takes a Neighborhood • A California beach community rallies around a well-considered addition to its laid-back streets.
REPEAT PERFORMANCE • WITH A HOUSE ON A REMOTE CHILEAN MOUNTAIN, ARCHITECT SMILJAN RADIĆ REBUILDS THE PAST.
Friends and Family • A lakefront retreat in British Columbia strikes the right balance between privacy and welcoming a houseful of guests.
The Tudors • A Lima home meets local style mandates by elevating historic forms to a whole new level.
House in the Grove • The timeline of a neighborhood
modern market • Smart Shopping For the Design Obsessed. Find what you love in our expertly curated selection of finely crafted home, office, travel, and lifestyle products.
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sourcing • The products, furniture, architects, designers, and builders featured in this issue.
one last thing • Architect Peter Gluck believes there’s beauty and a lesson for today in a centuries-old craft.