In recent years, architecture has seen a flurry of offbeat yet beautiful abodes with designs based on the world around us. | By Sara Carpenter, BobVila.com
Whether it's a hike in the woods, a night beneath the stars, or a sunny day at the beach, natural inspirations are creeping more and more into residential architecture. Intended to be in sync with their surroundings, these homes may appear out of the ordinary, but their designs are based on common features of the great outdoors like mushrooms and seashells. Click through to see a dozen stunning examples of organic architecture from yesterday and today.
Bjorn: Outside of Detroit. Noticed the lack of signs for both in the last few weeks. Only a few bumper stickers divided about equally. Saw 2 signs for Hillary on Friday and haven't seen any Trump signs since the primary. My community and the surrounding areas are divided about equally between the parties.