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Fun House of Style

This fun and funky Detroit Allen Park home belongs to Shanise Tucker, an interior decorator and fashion style consultant who works under the brand Dollface Couture. Over the past 15 years, Shanise has decorated her home with what inspires her.  The home is bursting with creative style and color with every square inch filled with [...]

Three Story Cargo Home

You could argue that North Corktown is one of the hottest and most up and coming locations in the city.  Leslie Horn (with her company Three Squared) is on ground floor of the evolution. Given the surplus of international shipping containers (it’s cheaper to build new containers than move empty ones), they are carrying the [...]

By |2018-07-20T22:29:18-05:00July 20th, 2018|2018 Detroit Weird Homes, All Weird Homes|0 Comments

Wheel’n on Woodward

In the center of mid-town sits a space that some in the know have equated to Andy Warhol’s New York Factory.  Most likely, you’ve driven by it a thousand times. It is where art, artists, design and designers mix, mingle and make things happen. It is the half-time home of legendary hometown car designer and [...]

Mid-Century and Magnificent

Untouched and untamed, this modern home has held its original glory since 1963.  At 55 years old you will want to look this good and impeccable in condition and impressive in style. Devoted owners Kelly and Dean Elliot have committed to preserving the Jonathan Adler-styled environment. They’ve maintained surroundings that include bone screens and a [...]

By |2018-05-22T15:58:40-05:00May 22nd, 2018|2018 Detroit Weird Homes, All Weird Homes|0 Comments

Playful on Pierce

Proudly standing all alone in a just about abandoned neighborhood of Detroit sits a beacon of color and playfulness. This modest 900 sq ft home is the design outcome of some creative, inventive and maybe a bit weird folks, including a pair of 2007 Cranbrook Architectural Master’s students who built this home as their thesis [...]

By |2018-05-22T15:56:17-05:00May 22nd, 2018|2018 Detroit Weird Homes, All Weird Homes|0 Comments

Detroit Abloom

Detroit’s most exciting and up and coming areas are not in downtown alone. Are you aware of 7/Livernois, or the Jefferson/Chalmers area? You should be. By the river, near Jeff/Chalmers sits a uniquely fresh and colorful Victorian-styled home. These owners turned a demolished neighboring home that left behind a rubble-filled side-lot into a one of [...]

Casa Avery

Have you ever been to the Woodbridge neighborhood? Up the river…Grand River, and on ‘the landing’ of downtown in one of Detroit’s most historic neighborhoods sits Gary and Cathy Schwartz’s beautiful home. The architecture alone is ‘must see,’ bringing forth craftsman-style elements and amazing woodwork. All of this serves as the backdrop for Gary and [...]

By |2018-05-22T15:55:05-05:00May 22nd, 2018|2018 Detroit Weird Homes, All Weird Homes|0 Comments