Books for People Who Love Maps

January 17, 2020 0

Brilliant Maps for Curious Minds By Ian Wright ELEVATOR PITCH: Maps can tell you far more than where borders and beaches are located. This book’s illustrations, drawn from Ian Wright’s popular website, use creative […]


All Hail the Checker in Her Driveway

January 15, 2020 0

Kay and Dave Phillips with their 1975 Checker Marathon. Ms. Phillips thought her husband was crazy when he bought her a car from the Checker cab company. It became, in her words, ‘the most fun […]


The Ravens Went for It. And They Lost.

January 12, 2020 0

There wasn’t just one reason the Baltimore Ravens were the NFL’s best team this year. Their defense was really good, their Lamar Jackson -led offense was even better, and they made smarter decisions than any […]


How to (Elegantly) Hide That Giant TV

January 10, 2020 0

OUR DESIGN ASSESSMENT WHEN FIRST RUMINATING on the look of this media room in Jackson Hole, Wyo.—masterminded by locally based CLB Architects—we failed to notice its most brilliant achievement. Completely. We were too distracted by […]


On the Red Carpet, Puffy Sleeves Equal Power

January 8, 2020 0

Look out, linebackers. Puffy shoulders on the red carpet are the latest word in defense. Beyoncé, Olivia Colman, Cate Blanchett and others at the Golden Globe Awards wore outsize puffed sleeves that cocooned them in […]