Current Obsessions: Permanent Vacation by

Issue 87 · Into the Wild · August 31, 2013

Current Obsessions: Permanent Vacation

Issue 87 · Into the Wild · August 31, 2013

As we resurface from summer vacation, Labor Day (at least here in the US) marks the beginning of the fall season. Next week we're channeling New York Fashion Week, focusing on dwellings, wardrobe maintenance, and closet tips and inspiration. In the meantime, here's what we're browsing:

Passive Solar Houses from Dezeen, Remodelista

Above: A pair of passive solar gain houses on the north Cornish coast by Simon Conder Associates.

Sofie d'Hoore FW 2013 Collection, Remodelista

Above: To prep for our upcoming week on fashion, Julie has been scoping out the elevated performance fleece pieces in Sofie d'Hoore's upcoming collection.

First there was black toilet paper, now there's gold?

Destination: Richmond, VA.

The house that Twitter built.

Justine Hand Design Skool Sea Glass, Remodelista

Above: Justine's summer vacation has led her and her family to the beach, collecting seaglass and shells; see more at Design Skool.

Trending on Gardenista: Wild Swimming and 5 American Peaks to Climb.

Christine has been admiring works from Alexander Calder, especially 17 Dots.

Adidas by Tom Dixon, Remodelista

Above: Tom Dixon does Adidas sportswear?

Don't miss Heath Ceramics' overstock and seconds tile sale in Sausalito this weekend.

Miza Enzo from Handmade in Moste, Remodelista

Above: Spotted on Miss Moss: Klara and Klemen, two architecture students in Ljubljana, Slovenia, do weekly DIYs and total house overhauls, like the above desk, on their blog Handmade in Moste.

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