2021 Houston Modern Home Tour Returns as Virtual Experience | News

HOUSTON, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — 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.

The 2020 Houston Modern Home Tour was the first virtual event produced by the Texas-based MA+DS group at the end of last year. Now returning in May for the annual event, the 2021 Houston Modern Home Tour will bring tourgoers on another virtual experience through some of Houston’s amazing modern homes. The online event uses a scanned 3D model of each home as the centerpiece, while

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Tour a Vibrant Family Home in Coral Gables, Florida

Tucked away on an unassuming street in Coral Gables—a historic community in Miami—sits a five-bed, four-and-a-half-bath house that is now home to a couple and their three young daughters. The residence, which interior designer Jennifer Bunsa refers to as her “ideal project,” captures her unique approach to design. Call it high class northeast meets daring Miami. “That’s just part of my repertoire now,” Bunsa quips of her signature style, “it’s embedded in what I do.” And for that, Bunsa can thank her South Florida upbringing coupled with a 10-year stint spent living and working in New York City.

The kitchen is outfitted with white oak cabinets, Hansgrohe fixtures, and a Thermador stovetop and hood. A Rich Brilliant Willing light hangs above the concrete island surrounded by Meru counter stools from The Citizenry that have been covered in Josef Frank’s Italian Dinner fabric.

After briefly relocating to Connecticut pre-pandemic, Bunsa’s clients were ready to come home. Luckily, timing was most definitely in their favor. “They moved back right during the beginning of lockdown,” Bunsa says of the couple’s decision to head back down South. The couple chose to refresh the home, originally built in

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22 Design Grails for Your Home

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Today’s hype-fueled fashion landscape yields a mountain of fresh menswear every month. Which is why every issue of GQ now includes The Drops, a guide to the best new gear as it hits stores. Unless you count a bathrobe designed by an Acne Studios alum, you won’t find any clothes in May’s edition of Drops—instead, we’ve rounded up the most drool-worthy objets d’art for your home, from a reissued George Nelson chair to a handmade custom ash tray.


When the king of slow home goods, Tyler Hays, was renovating BDDW‘s Philadelphia ceramics studio, he unearthed 20 bathtubs’ worth of raw clay, a chunk of which was used to create this forest of one-of-a-kind hand-shaped vases ($1,400-$2,200, by BDDW).

The only

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Rosie on the House: New design trends to consider before remodeling | Home & Garden





The past year forced us to find new ways to work at home with ease and spend more time together as a family with the kitchen becoming the ultimate multifunctional room.




Question: I plan on remodeling my home this year. What are the most recent interior design trends?

Answer: The past 12 months forced many families to create a new way of living in our homes that incorporate functional, comfortable and clean elements. Rosie-certified partner TWD Design Build Remodel gathered the top design trends you may want to consider before you begin your remodeling project.

Storage

Many people accumulated new appliances and cooking tools such as air fryers, Instant Pots, and coffee/espresso makers and now need a place to store them when not in use. Kitchen and bath designers are focusing on maximizing storage, paying special attention to

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