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    Sarah Leavitt
    Sarah Leavitt
    Sarah Leavitt

    Sarah Leavitt

    You can easily knit up these fingerless gloves in just 2 evenings. They make a great gift. Perfect project for a beginner knitter.

    Fort Worth Fabric Studio: Oh Sew Baby: Strip Tango Baby Quilt Tutorial

    In a refugee camp in South Sudan, children make a dollhouse to tell their story of war.

    "Toys of War" children make a dollhouse to tell their story of war in South Sudan

    you can't eat this one--but it's pretty sweet, a Gingerbread House "softie"

    Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power, National Museum of Women in the Arts, 9/7/12-1/6/13

    This book looks fantastic: Life at Home in the Twenty-first Century: 32 Families Open their Doors

    modernist house with a green roof...for a dog! (from: Luxury Doghouses and the Dogs That Couldn’t Care Less -

    Cheesy Quinoa... like Mac and Cheese, but better for you!

    website where you can enter the dimensions of your room and arrange and re-arrange your furniture!

    Queen Elizabeth's playhouse (1932), restored by Princess Beatrice for the diamond jubilee! It's 2/3 the size of a regular house.

    Here's the exterior set for Collinswood Mansion (for Tim Burton's new Dark Shadows film). What's your favorite haunted house?

    Homes of the future? Cloud City opens at the Met in NYC: "a dizzying multipolygonal habitat of reflective stainless steel and acrylic."

    the house where Howard Carter lived while excavating King Tut's tomb is now a museum where tourists can see his dining room, office, bedroom and hear from the archaeologist himself (as a holograph)

    Saving historic houses: how far should we go? Here's the Lowell Mason House in Medfield, Massachusetts, built in the 1700s, moved in 2011 to avoid demolition.

    this wonderful Maurice Sendak book gives Rosie free reign of her house and her back yard, where she creates a whole new world for her friends: "if you want to know a secret, knock three times..."

    Maurice Sendak, Grandpa's House (1985), included in an exhibition at The Jewish Museum in NYC last winter

    "granny pod"--a prefab unit for the backyard as a nursing home alternative, it has monitoring, safety features, and a trapeze hook (for balance)

    Bo's Art stainless steel mesh purse...exquisite.

    interesting piece on pre-fab house in the Catskills, also: hopscotch in the hallway!

    Home Movie Day--preserving all those family celebrations for posterity