Monthly Archive: April 2016

Meet the Faces Behind Our Dream Homes Issue

contributors hadani ditmars bw

Writing about architecture, culture, and politics, Hadani Ditmars’s work has been publishedin Vogue, The Guardian, Al Jazeera, Architectural Review, and the New York Times. Ditmars penned a story on a conversion of two historic houses in Vancouver into a multiunit complex. When visiting the site, she enjoyed “a moment on top of the roof deck of one of the town homes with a view that took in the greenery, the heritage facades, and the modernist lines—and they all seemed to coexist seamlessly.”

What notable house would you love to live in?

“Juan Luis Borges’s ‘The House of Asterion’—because it is the perfect mythic place for a writer.”

How to Choose the Right Curtains (14 photos)

Curtains are much more than just window dressing. They can form the basis of a room’s whole look and atmosphere. Of course they’re practical too, offering privacy, warmth and energy-saving benefits. However, with so many fabrics, patterns and styles to choose from, it can take time to find the right…