Midcentury Modern

In The Spirit of Thankfulness, a Darn-Near Perfect MCM

By Adlene Neely Dealey / November 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

I feel like I’ve thrown a lot of weird at you in the past few weeks, but in the spirit of thankfulness, this week’s Wednesday WTF just might make up for it. Meet this darn-near perfect Midcentury Modern in Lake Forest, Washington. And to top it off, this three-bedroom, almost two-bath home is near the […]

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The Demise of the Dal-Tile House

By Karen Eubank / November 12, 2020 / 10 Comments

When we got the news the iconic Dal-Tile house had been demolished last week, a heavy sigh went up around CandysDirt.com and with resignation, we cranked up “Another One Bites the Dust.” This scenario is becoming all too common these days. It’s an architectural, historical, and cultural tragedy. I reached out to our friend David […]

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Ghoulish Open Houses For Halloween Weekend

By Amy Puchaty / October 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Don’t get spooked! We found several open houses to tour this weekend for all you Halloween shoppers out there. Our top picks include a mega-mansion in Northwood Hills, a Fox & Jacobs Midcentury Modern in Northwest Dallas, and a Casa View charmer with a she-shed y’all! Choose one or hit up all three of our […]

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Cavelieri Designs Creates With One Simple Idea: Make Things Beautiful

By Nikki Barringer / October 18, 2020 / 1 Comment

Not everyone has been designing interiors since they were 11 years old. But then again, not everyone is Claire Cavalieri. Her father was a modernist architect in Detroit in the 1950s and 1960s. In those days, Detroit was THE place to be for modern design. Mostly because of the Cranbrook Academy where it seemed like […]

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Midcentury Modern Must-Sees To Tour This Weekend

By Amy Puchaty / October 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

Nothing gets us more excited than a good Midcentury Modern. And this weekend we found three on full display! Take note of these beauties in our Open Houses of the Week. Then get out and take a tour. Cliff May Midcentury Modern Gem Open House: Sunday, October 4, 2 to 4 p.m. First, a Cliff May […]

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Come For The Coolness, Buy It For The Backyard of This Claremont Home

By Nikki Barringer / September 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

Let’s get right into it with this one. It’s a very reasonably priced little cutie over in Claremont, located in East Dallas. Claremont is one of those areas that’s close to everything but not sitting right in the center of what’s poppin’. (It’s not your Lakewood or Little Forest Hills.) This is one of those houses where […]

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