The top ten design stories of 2013

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loft stair

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9: Stair of the Week: Minimalist Gem or Deathtrap?

I find it very surprising that this was the 8th most popular post of the year in design, given that I thought it was a pretty esoteric subject. However it turns out a lot of people are put off by architect designed stairs of this kind, with comments like "I see allot of failing marriages installing a set of these. How could a jury not believe she/he just fell."

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