Camusdarach Sands House

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Designed by the Raw Architecture Workshop of London, this three-story home can be found in the Scottish highlands. The gabled house has a strong facade with angular lines, dark timber cladding, and a concrete foundation and basement. Altogether, the hard lines and shades of gray define the house as a distinct part of the rugged hillside. Inside the home, the palette lightens up with white walls, pale wood, and a lit staircase. Guests follow the staircase up to the top floor, where the public spaces are concentrated and the sightlines are maximized.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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