According to TreeHugger, the modern prefab industry’s leading lady, Michele Kaufman, has called it quits for prefab development. We interviewed Michele Kaufman on GearCrave last July, long before the real estate bubble and the manufacturing industry began their decline. If this news is true, this is a sad day for the prefab industry and a sad day for modern architecture in general. To celebrate the prefab industry, check out our list of the 9 Best Prefab Homes. [via TreeHugger]
- What else is happening around the design web today?
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- Design Dilemma: Changing Design Styles Mid-Stream [homedesignfind]
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