Apr 16, 2014 | Alexandria

Custom, Vintage 1960 MCM in Alexandria – $725K

I went to see this untouched 1960 custom mid-century modern home in Alexandria this past weekend. The 3 bedroom/2.5 bath is on a third of an acre corner lot right off King Street and just a couple miles from Old Town. Looks more like California, or nearby Hollin Hills, although there is nice Lustron Home [...] Read More →

A ‘Mad Men’ Peek into the Time & Life Building

While the promos and articles about the new season of Mad Men focus more on the action in Los Angeles, I thought this Time magazine peek into the Time & Life Building in good old New York was a nice way to celebrate [...]

Modern Mobler Celebrates with a Sale

Congrats to Modern Capital sponsor Modern Mobler for being picked once again by City Paper readers as one of the three Best Places to Buy Home Furnishings in the paper’s annual “Best of D.C.” poll[...]

Design Destination: Tour the Danish Embassy

Danish mid-century design is hot. You can get a taste of it right here in Washington by touring the Danish Embassy on May 10 as part of the EU’s open house day. The 1960 Danish Embassy is the first modern embassy i[...]

Under Contract: Stunning Renovation in Holmes Run Acres

I am excited to present my latest listing. Michael Cook of award-winning Cook Architecture and developer Steven Wheeler of Solid Constructs have transformed this mid-century modern home into a soaring modern and upd[...]

Buy Tickets Now: Hollin Hills H&G Tour; May 3

Get your tickets now. The biennial Hollin Hills House and Garden Tour will be held May 3 from noon to 6:00 pm (rain or shine). The self-guided walking tour will showcase stunning examples of mid-century modern architec[...]

MCM Pocket in McLean

Chilton Court is a cul-de-sac of mid-century modern homes just off Old Dominion Drive in McLean. Seven of the homes retain their mid-century modern exterior while one of the home has been altered. While I’m not s[...]

It’s Official: Docomomo DC Recognized; Meeting This Thursday

After several years of discussions and planning efforts, Docomomo DC has been recognized as an official chapter of Docomomo US.  The application for formal chapter status was approved by Docomomo US’s Board at the[...]

Area Mid-Century Vacation Homes

It’s spring–at least that is what the calendar says–so it is time to get out of the house, explore and get ready for summer. I thought I would post some mid-century homes not too far from DC that could [...]