This remote home was designed by Lacroix Chessex in the mountains of Trient, Switzerland. The angular house is composed of two volumes and accompanied by a shed. Clad in black, both structures contrast with the surrounding environment and the interior, which is lined with naturally finished wood. From inside, one can enjoy the sweeping views while resting on a window seat.

Photography by Joel Tettamanti

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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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