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9/28/2016

  Skinny-dippers, spiritual seekers, swingers, philosophers: For over 50 years they’ve converged at Esalen, the redwood-... More»

9/7/2016

  Interior designer Nicole Hollis is known for creating spaces that conjure a sense of place: a wine country bathroom swathed... More»

7/27/2016

  As any San Franciscan who has spent an evening—or many—circling the block knows, looking for street parking is... More»

7/13/2016

  How can you make 8,000 square feet of raw steel, black concrete, unfinished brass, and exposed pipes feel homey? Well, you... More»

7/12/2016

  An office with a steel wall, antler-crowned seating, and artfully violent curtains. A puzzle-like annex of seamless doors... More»

7/7/2016

  Deciding which direction to face a brand-new home in an awe-inspiring landscape may sound like a welcome quandary for any... More»

4/6/2016

  “How much wood is too much wood?” asks architect Jonathan Feldman. In modern design, that’s a careful... More»

4/5/2016

  “I am not a ‘car person,’” admits Lauren Geremia. At the outset, an auto insurance company wouldn... More»

3/23/2016

  Outer Mission residents Claudio and Rhanee Palma have always been unconventional travelers: Claudio, an anesthesiologist,... More»

3/23/2016

  An architectural rendering serves as an illustrative blueprint, a 3-D modeled vision of a building not yet realized. It... More»

2/10/2016

Erin Gleeson grew up on a Sebastopol apple farm, sandwiched between a goat ranch and a hippie commune. So it was an apt return to her scrappy roots when,... More»

1/12/2016

  Perched high above Silicon Valley, this sprawling Los Gatos home literally emerged from the flames. The wood ceiling was... More»