The Modern A Frame

The Modern A Frame

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The A-Frame home surged in popularity in the 1950s, and has captured the public’s imagination with its playfully modern, steep-sloping roofline ever since. The Modern A-Frame celebrates seventeen diverse accounts of these minimalists cabins reinvented for the twenty-first century. Nostalgic escapes, heritage homes, full-time simplicity, and artists at work categorize the A-frames whose engaging stories are shared. Whether fabricated from a 1960s kit or as a new build via retro inspiration, the variety of styles and homeowners in this photo-driven collection beautifully captures the romance of a classic structure, which beckons to travelers and homebuyers today, just as it did sixty years ago. Perfect for the architectural enthusiast, midcentury-minded designer, or armchair traveller.
Publisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2018]
ISBN: 9781423647638
1423647637
Characteristics: 248 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Randl, Chad
Alternative Title: Modern A-frame
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