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Check out what’s inside the latest issue of Arts & Crafts Homes and the Revival:

A Letter from the Editor: Arts & Crafts: Never Boring
by Patricia Poore

Utility Spaces: A colorful Swedish kitchen
by Donna Pizzi | photos by Blackstone Edge Studios

Bringing It Back: Bungalow–chalet gable trim
by Mary Ellen Polson

Details: Common period windows
by Mary Ellen Polson

Restoration: An Arts & Classical House
This superb house of 1911 in St. Paul, Minnesota, mixes neoclassical, Tudor–Gothic, and Prairie ornamentation on a Georgian plan—marvelous, and hardly a bungalow.
by Patricia Poore | photos by Karen Melvin

The Guild: Vintage Doors’ Demick Family
A passionate woodworker started with old-fashioned screen doors, and soon the whole family got involved.
by Mary Ellen Polson

New Work: Gamble on Design
An undistinguished one-level house of 1984 is rebuilt as a California Bungalow in a collaborative effort that re-interprets the work of Greene & Greene.
by Donna Pizzi | photos by Blackstone Edge Studios

Outside: Garden on the Bay
With focal points and distant views, this cascading hillside garden is all about movement.
by Brian D. Coleman

Motifs of the Revival: The iris flower
by Patricia Poore

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Exteriors

Garage Doors: Your Design Options

by ACH admin
Garage doors can have a huge impact on curb appeal, especially if they are visible from the street. Ironically, the largest moving part on many homes is the one item given the least amount of thought.
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Heartwood Fine Windows and Doors

by LJ Lindhurst
Manufacturer of extremely fine custom wood windows and doors for residential and historic applications. Founded in 1947. Unique website features over 1000 downloadable drawings.
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Cherry Tree Designs

by LJ Lindhurst
Furniture-quality shoji screens, classic lighting and mirrors are constructed with exceptional craftsmanship from classic hardwoods. Rejuvenate your home with creative designs and distinctive charm.
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Arts & Crafts: Never Boring

by Patricia Poore
When it comes to new work, Donna Pizzi takes us to a recently completed rebuild in Oregon. Nothing diabolical there, until you look at the houses.
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The Guild: The Demick Family

by Mary Ellen Polson
All the doors this company produces are made with furniture-quality wood.
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Windows Common to the Arts & Crafts Era

by Mary Ellen Polson
“Standard” Arts & Crafts windows are versatile and still modern.
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Artful Cuts: Gable Trim

by Mary Ellen Polson
Learn about bungalow–chalet gable trim.
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Garden on the Bay: Cascading Movement & Focal Points

by Brian D. Coleman
Belvedere Island is situated between Sausalito and Tiburon on San Francisco Bay. This house was built as an open-air retreat in 1912 by Dr. Florence Nightingale Ward, the pioneering physician and close friend of architect Julia Morgan (who may have contributed to its design).
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