6 ways to educate your customer

6 ways to educate your customer

Translating years of design know-how into terms everyone understands takes practice and sometimes requires a tailored approach. We asked six designers—Julia Mueller, Christopher Wierer, Ana Maria Torres, Doug Davis, Tanya Smith-Shiflett and Gray Walker– how they educate their customers. Julia MuellerCourtesy of Yond Interiors Stick to the guide“It took a lot of trial and error … Read more

Negotiating Autonomy: Mapuche Territorial Demands and Chilean Land Policy (Review)

Negotiating Autonomy: Mapuche Territorial Demands and Chilean Land Policy (Review)

Empty esta reseña en español. On January 3, 2008, Matías Catrileo Quezada, a 23-year-old Mapuche youth, was murdered by a Chilean police officer, the Carabineros. The murder took place at the Hacienda Santa Margarita – owned by Jorge Luchsinger, a settler of Swiss descent – with the efforts of the lf Llewpeko, a Mapuche community … Read more

Tips from Ibiza to Provence

Tips from Ibiza to Provence

In recent years, and especially since the beginning of 2020, there has been a growing number of interior design trends based on escapism. Cottagecore gave us a dreamy glimpse of rural life, we were whisked away to a luxurious beach house with Coastal Grandma while the Bridget-inspired Regencycore took us to the opulent heyday of … Read more

The value of looking forward as we celebrate America’s next great birthday

The value of looking forward as we celebrate America's next great birthday

Placeholder when loading item promotions Not many people know what a “semiquincentennial” is, but they will soon find out. Although the year 2026 is almost four years away, many organizations and individuals have already begun to think—and plan—to commemorate the upcoming 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. The discussion of the “Semiquin” – even … Read more

To build a house? Be careful when using a project builder’s blueprints to conceptualize your dream home! – Copyright ©

To build a house?  Be careful when using a project builder's blueprints to conceptualize your dream home!  - Copyright ©

To print this article, all you need to do is register or log in to Mondaq.com. For new homes, plans designed for similar price ranges often include common features designed for similar block sizes. While you may think it’s easier to replicate a developer’s plans, in reality it doesn’t matter how little you vary the … Read more