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    Suppose one is not wanting to move, but rather to update their existing home to a place where they can age in place. Community is key to happiness, so why not keep your neighbors and update your home to a place where one can stay for a long time?...
    This is the day we played dress up. I and my co-conspirator Jacqueline Depaul had ourselves professionally done up as if we were 19-year-old cool kids hanging out in Hollywood. People were in disbelief, and not for the reasons we expected.Remember George Plimpton? He was a journalist who would...
    I admit to a minor fixation with watches. As guys, our personality-expressive accessories are limited in scope compared to women. So, we often default to obsessing over a timepiece for reasons that have nothing to do with telling time. A phone does an excellent job of that. I have...
    by Chad DeWitt"We want to build a small cabin like the Mini-Mod at Sea Ranch.  How much will it cost?" The Framestudio email boxes were full of inquiries after our Mini-Mod project at The Sea Ranch hit the media. It seems like everyone is yearning for their own tiny bolthole...
    Miuccia Prada, 70, is back, and she is all about sustainability and the effects of capitalism. “You’ve got to think about how you spend your money,” she says. Spending Has Consequences We all are much more aware these days of how our spending has consequences. The origin of the fabrics, the...
    Peter Lindbergh passed last week. He was 74. We photographers rarely get to meet each other, but we are very aware of what each of us is doing. I moved to Paris at the age of 24 to work for fashion magazines. Lindbergh was about 15 years older and...
    The clothing industry is one of the most wasteful and polluting industries on earth. There are people like Kristine Upesleja, who we interviewed a few weeks back, who are working on lab-grown fibers, which will be tremendous once they are in large circulation. The ugly truth of the garment...
    Let's talk about men’s hairstyles. What does a proper haircut look like at our age? There are some obvious no-gos, the comb-over being top of that grouping. But we'll assume you are a reasonably sentient guy and understand that owning who you are is empowering. Let's also assume that...
    Maybe it is Quentin Tarantino’s flick “Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood,” and its glorification of the late '60s music and culture. Maybe it is an endless stream of Marvel mayhem movies, or perhaps it’s just the current no-BS mood the world seems to be in. For whatever reason, we...
    Is it possible that design elements may slow age-related decline? If we are planning to stay in a home for a very long time, are there design elements that can be incorporated now, that will be helpful to us in our later years? Can Interior Design Slow Age-Related Decline? These are...
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