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Knockdowns, Updates Produce Stylish Design for 1905 Pasadena Home Showcase House of Design – Daily News

Knockdowns, Updates Produce Stylish Design for 1905 Pasadena Home Showcase House of Design – Daily News

Don’t even get Jeanne K. Chung to start redesigning her kitchen. On second thought, go ahead. Chung is the designer set to redecorate the butler’s kitchen and pantry at this year’s Pasadena Showcase House of Design, and the six-month project had its challenges and delays that anyone who has undergone a remodel can understand. A …

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‘Modern Farm’ in Minneapolis’ Seward Neighborhood Lists for 650K

‘Modern Farm’ in Minneapolis’ Seward Neighborhood Lists for 650K

In 2014, when Melissa and Kevin Coleman moved to Minneapolis from Connecticut, they came across the opportunity of a lifetime. Their real estate agent also ran a design and construction business at the time, and a house he planned to renovate was considered irreparable. “We didn’t plan on building, but he had this vacant lot …

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Buffalo Shooting Highlights Rise of Hate Crimes Against Black Americans

Saturday’s racist massacre at a Buffalo supermarket is the latest installment in a disturbing rise in violence against African Americans, built on historic racial divides and a polarized social climate. In 2020, a year marked by the triple forces of the coronavirus pandemic, the murder of George Floyd, and a social justice movement protesting police …

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Architect-designed houses made of mud or cocoa waste? yes really

Hvillum began exploring alternative uses for seaweed during a research residency at Noma, Denmark’s most famous restaurant, where the plant is revered as an ingredient. She cites a low-carbon production process and 100 percent biodegradability as two other important advantages of the new curtains. One day, she hopes, a large number of design companies will …

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