Sophisticated modern cabin in the Midwest captures serene lake views

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This sophisticated modern cabin was designed by Peterssen Keller Architecture, nestled just off the shore of Pelican Lake in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Flanked by traditional cabins, this striking lake house brings architectural diversity to this lakeshore community. The structure features a standing seam metal and flat top roof with a rock ballast.  Throughout the year, the […]

Split-level midcentury home gets updated into spectacular sanctuary

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SALA Architects was commissioned to renovate this beautiful split-level, midcentury home located in Golden Valley, a city in Hennepin County, Minnesota. Empty nesters who have lived in their house for over 20 years wished to stay connected to their neighborhood. They worked with the architect to craft a home that allows them to pursue their interests […]

Midcentury modern cabin takes shelter in Washington’s Methow Valley

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Designed by Johnston Architects to take full advantage of its unique site, this midcentury modern cabin is nestled into a mountainside in Washington’s Methow Valley. The site sits on a bench high above the river, bisected with a natural berm. While this provided privacy, it required the main rooms to be focused in different directions to preserve […]

This stunning home is a fresh take on traditional farmhouse style

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Murphy & Co. Design envisioned this home as a fresh take on the traditional farmhouse, nestled on a compact property in the Arden Park neighborhood of Edina, Minnesota. The residence was designed to replace the owners smaller home to adapt to the changing needs of a growing family. Employing traditional materials and massing, the dwelling harkens […]

Striking modern refuge surrounded by ancient cedars on Bainbridge Island

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This striking modern refuge was designed by Coates Design Seattle Architects, located on Bainbridge Island, Washington. An honest expression of materials and structure defines this 1,500 square foot house both indoors and out. Concrete-block bearing walls, exposed beams, roof decking, and a stained concrete floor are all revealed in the home’s open interior. Generous window openings, along with […]