The Weekender: 08.19.16

By Lotuff Leather

Float On: Not quite a houseboat, but not quite ordinary, either, this Vandeventer + Carlander home in Seattle rests permanently on the scenic Lake Union. | Contemporist

Nordic Expansion: Former Noma chef Kristian Baumann is delving into a new venture with the opening of 108. It's only steps away from the iconic Copenhagen restaurant, but he's making it his own in a few exciting ways. | W Magazine

Antoinette Would Approve: Sofia Coppola, director of films such as SomewhereMarie Antoinette, and The Virgin Suicides, lists her picks for the most beautiful hotels around the world. | Nowness

Textiles, Taught: The Met's series of textile exhibitions highlights the varieties of weaving and embroidering fibers employed throughout history while educating visitors about the significance behind their use. | Observer