Let's cap the year off with the crowd pleasers: here now, the 10 most viewed Curbed National posts of 2011:
1. Corrugated Steel Shipping Containers Do Double Duty As Housing
2. Holly Golightly's Breakfast at Tiffany's House For Sale
3. Five-Thousand NYC Metrocards Went Into Making This Bench
4. Madonna's Downtrodden Childhood Home Hits Market for $49K
5. Topless Woman Adds a Certain Something to Listing Photo
6. Hello Kitty House in China is Awfully Purrdy, Dontcha Think?
7. Russian Billionaire Yuri Milner Drops $70M on Sweet New Digs
8. Is This Palatial Pad The Most Opulent McMansion in D.C.?
9. Fading Glory of Long Island's Gold Coast Caught in Pictures
10. Ikea Tests Out "Manland," a Holding Pen For Bored Male Shoppers