This Immersive Fun House Is Full Of More Than Just Sideshow Tricks

For a comprehensive reminder of just how wonderfully left field Snarkitecture has gone with its designs since its inception a decade ago, you’ll definitely want to check out the New York-based studio’s Fun House exhibit at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

A D.C. Home Inspired by Family, Photography and Frida Kahlo — House Tour

Name: Gina MartinLocation: Washington, D.C.Size: 870 square feetYears lived in: 16 years, owned Gina knows exactly where everything is in her 870 square foot Washington, D.C. condo. She’s impeccably organized, and fiercely loves every item in her space. She’s custom designed this home to house all her treasures. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

A Small But Stylish Basement Is a Couple's Retreat from the Hustle and Bustle of D.C. — House Tour

Name: Samantha Nobles and husband DanielLocation: Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.Size: 500 square feetYears lived in: 2.5 years, renting The Nobles’ Nest is our first home as a married couple, for this reason alone we have a special adoration for this basement apartment. The couple who lived in the space before us are coincidentally our friends, and when they were moving out we conveniently slid right in to fill their spot! The best part of living here? We are within a few blocks of most of our friends and community. It is not uncommon to have surprise drop ins and spontaneous Read More

The Wing's New D.C. Location Is Stunning, Historical, and More Important Than Ever

Popular women’s co-working space, The Wing, has officially begun its (highly anticipated) seven-city expansion. The first stop? The historic Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

A Crafty Designer's Vibrant DIYed Apartment — House Tour

Name: Teri Clar and Patrick Choquette, plus their dog, NamiLocation: Arlington, VirginiaSize: 925 square feetYears lived in: 3.5 years, Rented (1 of them including Patrick!) Ombre bedroom accent walls in Crushed Velvet and a moody, modern den in Hale Navy? Check and check. Welcome to the home of interior designer and business owner Teri Clar. Teri resides in in Arlington, Virginia with her fiancé, Patrick and their dog, Nami. Her design sense, paintings and crafty DIY projects can be seen throughout the space. From upgraded $4 Goodwill side tables to custom shelves built from copper piping and reclaimed wood, she Read More

A "Nostalgia Meets Now" 495-Square-Foot Home — House Tour

Name: Irwin GuecoLocation: The General Scott — Washington, DCSize: 495 square feetYears lived in: Rented 6 years / Owned 2 years “Your home should tell your story,” says Irwin. And everywhere you look in his home there is a good story, providing insight into Irwin’s personality. Filled to the brim with carefully selected mementos, artwork and furniture, his home feels like a lovingly curated museum. Which is fitting, because he spends his days at a museum. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

A Tiny 1940s Studio Apartment with "Nerd Grandma" Style — House Tour

Name: GraceLocation: Washington, DCSize: 495 square feetYears lived in: 1 year, owned After a marvelous tour with Irwin, fate brought us Grace in the comments thread; she’s a resident of the same, beautiful Art Deco-style apartment building with precisely the same floor plan. Whereas Irwin’s studio was brimming with rich earthy colors, I was delighted to see Grace’s interpretation of the space — in top to bottom pink. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico