home tour and interview up with new york-based textile designer isabel wilson. her apartment & studio in williamsburg is a live/work loft space with glorious white brick walls and high ceilings. that tiered bookcase and cozy window seat had me at hello.
Open space, panorama window, the style shelf/cupboard system, the hanging plants, the red chairs as a spot of color // New York Design Hunting - Johanna Burke’s South Williamsburg Loft -- New York Magazine
The Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago (our home base) is known for it's unique loft apartments. We're getting a lot of inspiration from this photo series from "A House & Garden Book: Decorating with Plants
Small Spaces: When you live in a small apartment or a studio, you don’t want to lose any floor space. Just hang plants or even mount them on the wall to get your greens without sacrificing the precious space. (via Apartment Therapy)
Charles Moore House, Opium Den - How do unique and layering forms make a Place? Is it the fact that it is not a standard "universal" box? Do the changing levels and layers make it more habitable and give the occupant a greater connection to the space?