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Retro Video Games Score Big in 21st-Century Homes
Old-style arcade consoles are blipping and blinking their way onto home design's radar. Will Space Invaders soon be invading your space?
"style arcade consoles are blipping and blinking their way onto home design's radar... electronic arcade game. During the '70s and '80s, a series of new arcade games came out:... called arcade games because that's where you played them. In an arcade. Of course... popularity of arcade gaming units for the home. Video arcade cabinets fill a number of roles... whole arcade game phenomenon was mostly replaced by computer games, home game consoles..."
Gift Guide: Gadgets Go Retro
20 gift-worthy add-ons give your smart phone or tablet the look of an arcade game, boombox, Etch-A-Sketch and more
Designer Sketch: Jay Keller
Whether for a restaurant or a home, this Chicago architect takes an inquisitive approach to his designs
"listening to Arcade Fire at a concert or going on a jog in his neighborhood ... Chicago... I love Arcade Fire. My wife and I saw them in concert last year, and it was one of..."
American Architecture: Mission Revival
If you love the look of Southern California's old churches, you'll find this architectural style a blessing
Get a Grip on Climbing Walls
This fantasy home feature can be surprisingly within reach. Here's what it takes to get some climbing heaven at home
Design Detail: Enter the Zaguan
Never heard of a zaguan? You're not alone. Learn about this traditional Southwestern entry portal and see some contemporary examples
Key Measurements: Recreation Rooms Rule
Planning to fix up the basement or build an addition for game tables? Learn what will fit and what you might want to include
Travel Guide: Melbourne, Australia, for Design Lovers
This 'most livable city' offers a wealth of visually inspiring hotels, restaurants, sights and shops for travelers too
"incredible arcades - pity some of these weren't featured. Why only design lovers it is... Block Arcade, at 280 Collins St., is designed in the French Renaissance style; it... shopping arcade that would replicate the Galleria Vittorio in Milan. Hopetoun Tea Rooms... Block Arcade, Hopetoun Tea Rooms Must-VisitsMelbourne Museum: Explores life in Victoria..."
Guest Picks: Pride-of-Place Decor
2012 Faucet and Fixtures: See What's New for the Bath
Pop Culture Watch: 12 Home Trends from the '80s Are Back
Hold on to your hat (over your humongous hair); interior design elements of the 1980s have shot forward to today, in updated fashion
How to Make Your House a Haven Without Changing a Thing
Why Men Really Do Need a Cave
Don't dismiss cars, bars and the kegerator — a man space of some kind is important for emotional well-being at home
9 Architectural Elements of Spanish Revival Style
"night. 9. Arcades. A series of arches supported by columns is called an arcade. This... , the arcades sheltered walkways in town squares. Here is an inside view of another... another arcade. Notice the expansive terracotta tiled patio it covers, the impressive..."
My Houzz: Humor Lightens Up Midcentury Style in Dallas
A clutter-free decorating philosophy gets a youthful update with bright colors, quirky art and Pac-Man