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Architect Jérôme Vinçon believes that with architecture, like clothing, made-to-measure buys a lot more than ready-to-wear. When his friends Michel Craca and Gaelle Potel bought a tiny apartment (next door to the restaurant in Paris’ Montparnasse where he’s head chef and she’s maitre d’) and asked for his help, he delivered a piece of personal …

12 pro tips for getting the most out of your skylights. Bring in sunlight and stars with these architectural approaches: 1) Hide the frame 2) Think big(ger) 3) Deploy as design elements 4) Optimal orientation 5) Shading devices 6) Integration 7) Glazing modifications (etched glass) 8) Passive cooling (stack effect) 9) Movement 10) Contrast control …

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