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BALDWIN HARDWARE NAMES CHRISTINE G.H. FRANCK 'SHOW US YOUR BALDWIN' DESIGN COMPETITION WINNER FOR CHADSWORTH COTTAGE

Click to Tweet: Christine G.H. Franck Wins @BaldwinHardware Design Competition. Congrats @CGHFranck!

LAKE FOREST, CALIF.—March 3, 2014Baldwin Hardware, a leading brand of the Hardware & Home Improvement (HHI) division of Spectrum Brands Holdings (NYSE:SPB), today announced Christine G.H. 386 more words

Traditional Architecture

Traditional Architecture

I have always been fascinated by the various compositions in architecture, especially those on older constructions when everything was done by hand whether by stone masons or carpenters.  82 more words

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Artlantique

Upcycled furniture from West African fishing boats

Artlantique is a Barcelona-based design studio working with local craftsmen in Dakar, Senegal to produce upcycled furniture using wood salvaged from traditional West African fishing boats. 294 more words

Africa

Weekly Listen: The Speed of Light for Building Pyramids

In this excellent podcast episode by 99% Invisible, Steve Burrows, an engineering consultant for Arup, studies the Great Pyramid at Giza and comes to the conclusion that contemporary architects and engineers would do well to apply the traditional design principles used by the ancient Egyptians.  301 more words