NOWNESS In Residence: Ian Simpson at Home [VIDEO]

Atop a Manchester skyscraper sits Ian Simpson’s apartment, which you could say is unique but that might be an understatement. I love how he respects and admires structures and buildings and cityscapes—opting for an urban view over a view of nature. Instead of looking at nature from his window, the British architect created a two-story penthouse that houses an incredible indoor garden, complete with a water feature.


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Jaime Derringer, Founder + Executive Editor of Design Milk, is a Jersey girl living in SoCal. She dreams about funky, artistic jewelry + having enough free time to enjoy some of her favorite things—running, reading, making music, and drawing.