Just for Fun

Living Rooms

Start a tradition by jumping into the new year.

Architect's Wish List

Have a better relationship with your home and neighbors this year with these forward-thinking ideas

Paper Table Runners

Quick ideas for a festive holiday centerpiece.

Holiday Table Decor

Floral arrangement ideas for the holiday tabletop.

Glassybaby Holiday Votives

Glass votives in a huge array of colors to brighten your holiday.

Legos and Lanterns

New design-oriented gift ideas.

Gingerbread Cabin

A gingerbread cabin you can build -- based on our exclusive Sea Ranch Cottage plans.

Home Gift Ideas

A range of architecture-inspired gifts for holiday giving.

Toy Block Colosseum

For Your Holiday Shopping List -- Some of My Favorite Things.

Souvenir Building Collection

Visit the home and miniature building collection of Lucia Howard & David Weingarten, founders of Ace Architects

Actor's Tiny Cabin

Space-saving ideas in the tiny cabin of Vincent Kartheiser, the actor who plays Pete Campbell on TV's Mad Men.

Recyced Window House

A retreat built entirely of recycled and scavenged materials by two artists.

Pumpkin House Numbers

How to give a Halloween twist to your street address by carving the street number into pumpkins.

Brazil House Film

For Your Dream House File. A fluffy Persian cat takes us on a tour of this remarkable modern house by Sao Paolo architect Marcio Kogan.

Bathroom Mirror Window

Providing the utility needed for a small bathroom without sacrificing ventilation and view.

Guideboat Style

This new retail concern sellis replicas of 19th century guide boats along with contemporary outdoor gear in a restored lumber yard at Mill Valley, CA.

Dog House Design

Winners of Sunset's dog house competition -- submissions from readers.