Magnificently Minute Spaces
Designing a small space can stretch the imagination. Meet two Los Angeles designers who revamped a tiny shack; check out a Brooklyn house built around a tree; tour a labor of love outside Boston; and visit a West Village Victorian.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionOutdoor materials are used on the inside of this home for continuity.
Architect Stephen Chung and his wife, Emma, had no idea what was in store for them when they moved out of the city and into a house in the Boston suburbs. They found a 1950s ranch house with no updates. Stephen employed the idea of inversion — where outdoor materials are also used inside for continuity in design. The result looks nothing like a standard rancher.