A 1950s Kitchen Gets a Beautifully Sleek Update (14 photos)

With architect plans in place for an extended ground floor and a rejiggered layout, the owners of this 1950s home near Oxford, England, turned to the kitchen. “The original property was a small house that has since been completely remodeled and extended, more than doubling its size,” says Lindsay Anderson...

A Modern Glass Bridge Links Old and New (15 photos)

Having lived in a quaint bungalow in greater Sydney for many years and developed strong family ties to the area, the owners were eager to turn their home into an empty nester’s dream after all but one of their four children had moved out. Despite its solid structure and wonderful period features, the...

9 Charming Ideas From Cottage-Style Gardens (9 photos)

Cottage gardens never go out of fashion. Their romantic look comes from planting a mixture of wildflowers and traditional varieties, such as roses or honeysuckle, and adding rustic materials, such as terra cotta and wood. Best of all, cottage gardens don’t require a huge amount of space — in fact, a...