"Decorating is obviously the core of any shelter magazine, but I confess it's a word that sometimes makes me a bit uneasy. [...] Could "decorate" imply something superficial? Isn't architecture the serious stuff? "If we keep things the same when they no longer work for us -- either financially, practically, stylistically, or (more to her point) emotionally -- it's not healthy.” -- Donna Warner, Editor in Chief
“Dear Genevieve, Our dream home is turning into disorganized nightmare. We dream of defined, simple, and functional space – with storage. Oh dear, Genevieve! We need your help!” - From “Zest for Zoning”
Resources Images (in order of appearance): “Urbane Apt / One Bedroom / Adams” by urbaneaptshttp://www.flickr.com/photos/urbanelife/3745699205/ “Park(ing) Day” by Scott Beale / Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com/ “Apex” by funkandjazzhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/phunk/189086374/ “Cool Buildings” by Andy.Schultzhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/aschultz/144556054/ “Porch” by AriCeehttp://www.flickr.com/photos/aricee/504029168/ “living room hdr” by strollerdoshttp://www.flickr.com/photos/stollerdos/145862484/ Metropolitan Home image: screenshot taken from http://www.pointclickhome.com/metropolitan_home Dear Genevieve image fromhttp://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://assets.hulu.com/shows/key_art_dear_genevieve.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.hulu.com/dear-genevieve&usg “Victorian Dresses” from http://www.shrevetales.com/ “Victorian Room” from http://www.victorianstation.com/inter.htm “is there an echo in here?” by Seán Venn http://www.flickr.com/photos/seanvenn/4073185384/ “Stairs” by Roberathttp://www.flickr.com/photos/rmajetic/327389563/ Texts: Rybczynske, W. The Look of Architecture. Sack, R. (1993) The power of place and space. Geographical Review 83(3), 326-329.