We dug into our archives to find inspiration for the 5 designers who created the Reimagined Home for Celebration Weekend. Hidden in the pages were more iconic homes or moments in Western design we had to share
Open-plan living begins
We take the “great room”—a no-barriers room with the kitchen, dining, and living room all within four walls—for granted now, but when we featured it in 1955, the “studio room” was a revolutionary concept. As our lives became more suburban and more casual, the walls separating spaces to prep meals, eat, entertain, and relax came down.