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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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LiveModern subscribes to blogs about modern and sustainable design for housing products and services. We've aggregated the subscriptions into the Blogs section. If you publish or know of a blog that other LiveModern readers would like, please contact us and we'll subscribe to it here.



 

 


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BUILD build-out

by Build LLC from Build Blog  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:48 AM
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It has taken us 17 months to finally finish our own office here at the Park Modern, but that gave us a little time to focus our industrious nature on the task. Through our good buddy Chris, we were able to obtain some unused perforated metal material that was going to be scrapped from [...]

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The Irreplaceable Quality of the Architectural Model

by Build LLC from Build Blog  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:00 AM
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There is something about physical architectural models that digital renderings will never be able to reproduce. Don’t get us wrong, we’re no luddites; we use a variety of 2D and 3D software to explore form and to present our ideas. But for each project we design, if we don’t build a physical model [...]

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Trafficscapes

by Build LLC from Build Blog  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:02 AM
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The nature of mass transportation develops patterns and geometries unlike anything else in urban, suburban and rural environments. Today’s blog post takes a look at the patterns of large scale transportation via our “scape” series. These aren’t just photos of highway spaghetti, but rather the register of mass transportation -in some situations concrete [...]

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Ikea Lack HTPC

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:21 AM
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Mikael wanted a computer in the living room so he could play old school games and have as a media center. So he build this Ikea Lack htpc. See more of Mikael's Ikea Lack htpc [...]

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We have a winner!

by Jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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Thank you all 3144 of you who voted for your favourite Ikea hack of 2008. The poll is closed and we have a winner! Pinot and Dita's fabric wall art is your favourite hack of the year, garnering over 20% of the votes, with Steffen's coffee table train a [...]

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Bedtime for Titina

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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Paola hacks a snooze corner for her very fat cat. It looks absolutely cushy in the Duktig doll bed.She says, "My cat Titina is very fat, it is 9 kg and she used me like a bed. Now it is very hot so I was looking for a nice and comfortable place where it [...]

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Hack your office cube?

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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That's right. Why limit Ikea hacking to your home? Bring it to the drab, grey corporate world too. Maria, a graphic designer, needed to surround herself with inspiration, so she took it to task with a few Ikea tablecloths. She says, "Real simple so the [...]

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For your reading pleasure

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:19 AM
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I know quite a few people who enjoy a read in the restroom. But problem is, there's not always an easy way to store all those magazines. Terry hacks this magazine holder that not only holds a neat collection of mags but has a place for scented candles [...]

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Another tablecloth backdrop

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:18 AM
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Another tablecloth hack - this one is from Andrea. Spicing up her cabinet with a Sommar tablecloth.  She says, "I used a piece of the Sommar paper tablecloth ($2.99, not found on website) to make an interesting background for this display cabinet. [...]

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Adding interest to a plain Vika tabletop

by jules (noreply@blogger.com) from ikea hacker  (finish blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:18 AM
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Marleen decorates her Vika Amon tabletop kitsch style. She says, "I had an old white Vika Amon tabletop with square wooden legs (which they no longer seem to sell, can't find them on the site). It had spent a few years as a desk and then a few more as a [...]

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