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Great Lakes By Design: Crafted Lodging



17 Finn | the solution in outdoor seating offering a durable, low-maintenance option for dining and lounging

18 Geoffrey Nesting Tables | the minimal and colorful companion for any space with a subtle, playful demeanor

19 Lollygagger | the chaise lounge fit for the modern lollygagger designed with sustainability in mind

22 Willa | the versatile and durable storage side tables with a textural aesthetic and multifunctional form



49 The precious craft | in a business of commitments, a father-and-son team is reviving the art and craft of jewelry design for their clients

57 X House | a residence on Lake Superior’s rocky bank performs an architectural contradiction



29 Energy in scale | the transformative project repositioning a big-box facility into a human-scaled, flexible work environment–and the clear vision that drove it through 2020

34 Estate in oasis | this secluded Houston, Texas estate set in a rich oasis near a bustling urban landscape was designed by Visbeen Architects Inc. of Grand Rapids, Michigan

67 Beacon and catalyst | the design and drive behind the KLEO Art Residences that are raising the standards for affordable housing by creating a space intentional and empowering for its users


86 Low-Line connection | leveraging the unused space beneath a major infrastructural system in Chicago, a collaborative team of designers and stakeholders are refreshing the public space as an engaging community corridor



24 Room reflections | the fashionable update of a waterfront apartment in Chicago to capture the reflective view found within and beyond its walls

63 Recycled Modern | the purposeful upcycled and handcrafted home décor shop set in the Lakeview and Lincoln Park neighborhoods, and the inspired creative behind the curation

74 Inspired expression | the designer leveraging inspiration and exploration in travel for her craft



81 A cultural space | the new restaurant, winery, and gathering space paying homage to its historic community, while rewriting and celebrating its future



Estate in oasis, secluded estate by Visbeen Architects Inc. | Photography: M-Buck Studio LLC


Beacon and catalyst, The KLEO Art Residences by JGMA | Photography: JGMA