Seattle Modern Home Tour Returns as Virtual Event in 2021

Chesmore|Buck Architecture

…Tourgoers interested in seeing the homes do not have to block a full day off on their schedule. Likewise, those who live far away don’t have to travel… Think of this as a LIVE TV show where you have the option to ask the host questions during the show… or watch DVR-style at a later time.

The end of the coronavirus pandemic is in sight for Americans, but the country is still not quite ready for large-scale gatherings, especially in small spaces like private homes. For lovers of architecture and design, however, the Modern Architecture + Design Society (MA+DS) is presenting their signature Modern Home Tour series throughout 2021 in a way that gives everyone, everywhere the opportunity to explore some of the North America’s greatest examples of modern residential architecture.

Returning to Washington a year after cancelling the

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Arsenal 2021-22 adidas home kit ‘leaked’ with navy stripes on collar… but fans say it is just an Ajax rip-off

A LEAKED version of Arsenal’s 2021-22 home shirt has been likened to the traditional kit of Ajax.

The FootyHeadlines reveal shows a red design in a shade slightly lighter than this season’s effort.

A leaked design for Arsenal's next home kit has emerged online


A leaked design for Arsenal’s next home kit has emerged onlineCredit:

Three navy blue stripes run across the shoulder with the sleeves and socks coloured white.

The side panels are also white, leading to comparisons between the leak and the typical Ajax offering.

Exactly how noticeable the side panels will be remains to be seen, given the image does not show the shirt while it is being worn.

And fans online were quick to notice the potential similarity with the Dutch club.

One Twitter account said of the kit: “I’ve always liked the Ajax jerseys. This is a definite cop for me.”

Dennis added: “Thought it was Ajax with a new shirt sponsor…”

Some fans likened the design to Arsenal's 1999-00 home kit


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DIY with old fruit and wine boxes! How it all started!

Clever DIY Ideas to recycle old wine boxes | My desired home


In our online shop you can find many wooden boxes and crates in different variations from different areas in Germany and abroad. It all started very small as a hobby and what developed from it was never to be expected. In the first few weeks we only sold some of our own old apple crates from the farm. We now have the largest range of old fruit and wine boxes in Germany. If you need more wooden boxes, click here

You run a small fruit farm in the largest fruit-growing area in Germany. The small boxes have not been needed for their original task of storing fruit for many years. In the meantime, large boxes with a capacity of 300kg are used almost exclusively for harvest and storage. This simplified the harvest process and, last but not least, reduced the physical strain. Since then, the small boxes … Read More

5 Tragic Design Fails Committed by Designers-in Their Own Homes

Think all home designers must have the most perfect dwellings imaginable? While it’s true that they’ve been trained to choose the right colors, fixtures, and furniture to make a space look amazing, they do make mistakes—even in their own homes.

“Designers often learn from their own mistakes, and our homes typically serve as personal laboratories where we experiment with new ideas,” explains Ana Cummings of the eponymous design firm.

Want proof? Check out these stories from design experts who’ve made missteps in their own homes, and consider them fair warning on what not to do in your own abode.

1. A bathroom door that doesn’t stay shut

Photo by Peace Design 

Stephanie Thornton Plymale, president and CEO of the Heritage School of Interior Design, loves the farmhouse look, so she put in a barn door that slides over the toilet area of her master bath.

“While it looks

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