- Is This What Happiness Looks Like?: Intense color is back. We KNOW this already, but Dan Shaw lays out an interesting psychological backstory, and Jonthan Adler says "Your home should be like a good dose of Zoloft".
How Designers Put Sunshine Under the Roof: This little nugget features quotes from a gaggle of designers on how to integrate color and get the "happiness" look. If they have any doubts, they should simply speak to ModMom, because she's got it wired.
His 'n' Hers Lake House: Sharp at the Edges, Veiled in Pines: We *heart* Raul Barreneche. This week he uncovers a beautiful modern "cottage" and an odd couple in Haliburton, Ontario. More pics in the print version.
In Moscow, a Battle for a Modernist Landmark: A family cat fight ensues over Konstantin Melnikov's round house, which was built in 1929.
Personal Shopper: It's time to water the lawn! This roundup brings together the useful and the ridiculous for working with water outside.
- Help! Mosquitoes Are Sending My Weekend Guests Fleeing Back to Manhattan. What can I do?: Mitchell Owens pitches the Mosquito Magnet and the lovely old-fashioned mosquito net.