Fire Lane Retreat was designed by Wheeler Kearns Architects as a year round retreat for a Chicago family of six. The residence bridges a valley between two dunes on the shores of Lake Michigan in Michigan.
Folly Farm was designed by Surround Architecture, and it is located in Boulder, Colorado, USA. The home mixes rustic and elegant elements seamlessly, giving the home an air of rugged sophistication that is very striking. Photos by: Emily Minton Redfield
Seattle based studio Finne Architects designed the Port Ludlow Residence, a simple living space with several sustainable building features. This modern home is located at the north end of the Hood Canal, western Puget Sound.
Described as a "modern home that attracts and even converts traditionalists", David's house by David Small Design sits on a heavily wooded lot, surrounded by traditional homes, in a suburban Toronto neighborhood.