Mountain Modern: Contemporary Homes in High Places

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Thames & Hudson #ad - 415 photographs, 393 in color. While our cities become ever more concentrated, there is an increasing desire to experience nature as directly as possible. From the highlands of scotland to the breathtaking summits of the Alps and the adrenaline-fuelled mountain resorts of California, Mountain Modern is a journey to the most stunning homes of our planet.

Intrepid young architects using new technologies and materials are refashioning these traditions, with results that range fromgemütlich cozy retreats to glamorous hilltop villas. Photographs of each house reveal its architecture, interior design, and striking setting, while plans provide an additional layer of information.

Mountain Modern: Contemporary Homes in High Places #ad - Texts tell the story of how the dwelling was sited to make the most of its location, how new construction innovations were introduced, and how these solutions provide a comfortable space from which families can enjoy the great outdoors. Houses are presented in three sections: Cabin, Chalet, and Villa. A striking survey of contemporary houses designed for high-altitudes that fuse style with comfort in extreme weather conditions High up in mountains around the world, houses that have long been constructed following local building traditions are being transformed.

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150 Best Cottage and Cabin Ideas

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Harper Design #ad - Filled with hundreds of color photographs, this comprehensive handbook in the highly successful 150 Best design series showcases the latest in successful small house design from some of today’s most distinguished international architects and designers. Bursting with ideas for designing, building, and decorating, this outstanding compendium features an extensive collection of cottages and cabins from around the world.

. Harper Design Intl. Adapted to the specific needs and particular tastes of individual clients, innovative, these idyllic getaway homes and country hideaways incorporate practical, and stunning solutions for a variety of design needs.150 best cottage and cabin ideas embodies the diversity of current trends in house design and provides an inspirational source of ideas—whether you’re looking to design and build a new home or renovate and redecorate an existing structure.

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Retreat: The Modern House in Nature

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Rizzoli #ad - Harper Design Intl. Some combine industrial materials like metal and concrete with traditional wood. The collection spans the globe, from the Pacific Northwest to the forests of Japan. Today’s architectural vanguard is represented, as well as established architects working at the forefront of twenty-first-century design, Rick Joy, Olson Kundig, including Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, and Marcio Kogan.

These rustic retreats—with comfortable and appealing modern interiors—will resonate with readers of shelter magazines, while the cutting-edge reputations of their architects will interest professionals and students. Others create sophisticated essays in off-grid living, employing the most technologically ambitious green-living strategies.

Retreat: The Modern House in Nature #ad - Rizzoli. The most forward-looking spaces designed for rustic living in the twenty-first century. Across the globe, architects are creating innovative houses for country living, reimagining the way we escape into the natural world. Still others place discreet structures on remote, almost-unbuildable locations.

This unique volume profiles new and recent projects that illustrate the inexhaustible potential of the modern house to enter into a dialogue with nature in sustainable yet stylish ways.

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Modern Living: Chalet Style

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teNeues #ad - Home has become the most important source of comfort for many people. The most beautiful chalet interiors will provide inspiration, and possibly make you want to book a vacation. Rarely have people invested so much money in furniture and decorating. Author claire bingham shares the tips and tricks you can use to create this cozy chalet feel in your own home, even if you live nowhere near the mountains! Harper Design Intl.

It is always inviting, whether you want to curl up with a good book or entertain a big group. A comfortable home furnished with natural materials, warm colors, and soft textiles, a place that exudes a ski-vacation feel--Modern Living Chalet Style shows you how to bring that look into your home. It's hard to find another style as elegant, yet cozy, as this one.

Modern Living: Chalet Style #ad - TeNeues. Whether you use antiques, artwork, or designer pieces to implement it, natural finds, the chalet style is very flexible and can range from rustic/traditional to elegant/modern. Rizzoli.

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Rustic Modern

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Gibbs Smith #ad - Audrey hall’s photography has been widely published; her feature stories have appeared in The New York Times, Country Living, Interiors, Luxe, Sunset, and the Wall Street Journal. Her previous books include american rustic, old masters of the West, Old Masters of New England, Arts and Crafts Style and Spirit, and Sweet Treats from the Wild West.

Whether driven by one’s interest in modern architecture, this stunning book is the perfect gift for hosts, friends, rustic interior decor, or simply a beautiful portrait of the homes and lifestyles of the west, or oneself. TeNeues. Berkeley, she is currently Senior Editor of Western Art & Architecture Magazine.

Rustic Modern #ad - Homes featured are located in Montana, New Mexico, Wyoming, California, and Colorado. Harper Design Intl. A graduate of yale and the Graduate School of Journalism at U. C. In this gorgeous follow up to american rustic Gibbs Smith, detailed perspectives from the homeowners, 2015, architects, and designers who brought these diverse spaces to life guide the narration.

Chase reynolds ewald has been writing about food, design, travel and lifestyle for 25 years. Experience 15 of the west’s finest rustic modern homes in this beautifully written and photographed book. Individual home’s stories are complemented by full-page photography: rustic textiles warm living spaces, uniquely crafted chandeliers suspend from vaulted ceilings, and sweeping vistas out every window are sure to inspire.

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The Stylish Life: Skiing

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teNeues #ad - The stylish life: skiing is a nostalgic and spectacular journey through alpine history and beyond, influence on design and entertainment, including this singularly unique sport's founders, superstars, equipment, fashion, and the evolution of its resorts, and much more. From its origins in china and scandinavia, the chic and wealthy leisure class, tourists and locals on winter holiday, the sport of skiing has come a long way to attract daring athletes, and international royalty.

Rizzoli. TeNeues. Harper Design Intl. The stylish Life Skiing. On the technical side, over the years, on the cultural side, has grown skiing to become a fiercely competitive spectator sport while, pioneering innovators developed cutting-edge equipment that, the exciting and well-groomed stars of the ski world and jetsetter destinations have come to define a distinctive and popular global culture and aspirational lifestyle.

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Mountain Modern: Contemporary Homes in High Places

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Powder: The Greatest Ski Runs on the Planet

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Quercus #ad - Powder the greatest Ski Runs on the Planet. With stunning photography and all the information you could need to plan the perfect trip, Powder is the ultimate bucket list for any snow sports enthusiast, challenging beginners and experts alike to take on the most breathtaking runs the world has to offer. North americamcconkey's, mount etna, diavolezza glacier, walsh's, la crete, lindsrapped, mizruno no sawa, itinerary 19south americaeduardo's, val mesdi, aiguille rouge, klein matterhorn, valluga, corbet's couloir, wilde grub'n, back side, dammkar, lyngen peninsula, Olympic, Gunbarrel, Mount St ElisEuropeEdelgriess, Bellecote, Kanin to Sella Nevea, Luis Arias, Revelation, Couloir Extreme, North Bowl, Vallee Blanche, Sarenne, Drang South-East Shoulder, The Wall/Paradise, I Gully, Fishtail Base Camp, Roca JackAsia & OceaniaMary's Slide, Face de Bellevarde, World Championship Run, Strief, Olympic Downhill, Pic du Midi, Inferno, Whitehorm III, Grizzly, Kandahah, Patscherkofel, Goat, Coire Dubh, Balma, Parsenn to Kublis, Montatapu Chutes Harper Design Intl.

. Along with classics like chamonix, the atlas mountains, and the olympic destination of Socchi in Russia; places that not only stand out for the fantastic skiing, this book also covers more off-the-beaten-path and exotic locations like the Himalayas, Whistler, and Jackson Hole, but for the extraordinary scenery found in such uniquely beautiful destinations.

Powder: The Greatest Ski Runs on the Planet #ad - TeNeues. This comprehensive and visually stunning feast of snow-bound derring-do showcases the very best and most feared descents in the world. Rizzoli. Thames hudson.

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The Ultimate Ski Book: Legends, Resorts, Lifestyle, & More

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teNeues #ad - Thames hudson. Harper Design Intl. More popular than ever before, the snow lures thousands of die-hard fans to the airy heights of the world's mountains. Higher, faster, further--skiing is more than a hobby, it's a way of life. Anyplace where even a few flakes fall, the most spectacular downhill in the Alps, there are dedicated skiers--forever hunting for the longest run in the Andes, the most legendary chalet in the Rockies.

The Ultimate Ski Book: Legends, Resorts, Lifestyle, & More #ad - The ultimate ski Book Legends Resorts Lifestyle More. TeNeues. Originally an adventurous way to move through ice and snow, skiing is now the number one wintertime recreational activity. And of course, real skiing legends have their say, providing tips for life on the two pieces of wood that mean everything.

Rizzoli. The stylish Life Skiing. Powder the greatest Ski Runs on the Planet. In this book, and a lot more--the most beautiful views, skiing expert Gabriella Le Breton assembles everything passionate skiers want to know, the most remote resorts, the best restaurants.

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Chalets: Trendsetting Mountain Treasures

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Braun Publishing #ad - TeNeues. Rizzoli. Powder the greatest Ski Runs on the Planet. Its triumphant ascent to elegant mountain mansion, frequently used as a holiday getaway by the societal elite, began in the 19th century. As a place of relaxation and retreat from the day-to-day, chalets are being built in mountainous regions around the world.

The chalet of today is a far cry from the original herdsman’s hut. Its allure today is unbroken. The chalet derives its charm from the combination of the architectural and the surrounding nature. Used book in Good Condition. Instead of simply fitting into the landscape by necessity, the dwellings draw it in.

Chalets: Trendsetting Mountain Treasures #ad - In this way a unique formal language emerges. Thames hudson. Harper Design Intl. This volume displays the charm of nature, which range from the classical wooden house with flat gabled roof, while winning over the viewer with contemporary designs, to the high-tech mountain hut. The ultimate ski Book Legends Resorts Lifestyle More.

The stylish Life Skiing.

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American Rustic

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Gibbs Smith #ad - Berkeley, she is currently Senior Editor of Western Art & Architecture Magazine. She lives in Tiburon, California. Rizzoli. From a new mexico pueblo to a New York lake house, from humble to grand, these dream retreats will carry away your imagination. Thames hudson. Gibbs smith. The ultimate ski Book Legends Resorts Lifestyle More.

A graduate of yale and the Graduate School of Journalism at U. C. Harper Design Intl. Included are fresh takes on traditional log cabins, artistic abodes, sustainable projects, and places for play―all artistically photographed and discussed in exquisite prose. Used book in Good Condition. Audrey hall’s photography has been widely published; her feature stories have appeared in The New York Times, Luxe, Preservation, Sunset, Interiors, Country Living, and the Wall Street Journal.

American Rustic #ad - Chase reynolds ewald has been writing about food, design, travel, and lifestyle for 25 years. TeNeues. She lives in Livingston, Montana. Powder the greatest Ski Runs on the Planet. An intimate look at rustic homes, cabins, architecture, and decorating in true American rustic style.

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