House Crush

Designer feed: new hotels, stylish kitchens, and cottage envy

Oh, the goodies I have in store for you today! An awesome new hotel room in Bozeman (possibly my favorite Western city), a cottage I’d gladly rent on AirBNB if it were listed, and kitchens that have me wishing my landlord would let me tear down a wall or two. See this week’s top Instagram photos after the jump.

Favorite artists at the American Craft Council show

Short nap in the sun? Check. Amazing BLTs with the best summer tomatoes? Check. Huge show filled with incredible artisans and their wares? Check. This past weekend was pretty much perfect for me.

Is this the home of the future?

When you say “smart home,” I think of the Jetson family’s moving sidewalk that takes you directly from flying car landing pad to the kitchen for a snack. Realistic and useful? Probably not.

1988 school bus revamps into tiny home dream

Some travelers seek plush, queen-size beds and waterfront views. Others yearn for a changing horizon and the open road. Lake Tahoe residents, Nick Cahill and Jessica Perez, soak up the best of both worlds with their Blue Bus Adventure, a vehicle that’s part vacation vessel, part tiny home.