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Articles about house week minimalist triplex renovation sits inside 100 year old brick walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...<p>In this new, exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture …

Architecture

This NYC Skyscraper Design Is Like the Chrysler Building Went to Burning Man and I Love It

The crop of new skyscrapers going up on 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan are very tall, whisper thin, and—yawn—rather boring. This idea for a …

Microsoft's Surface Book is near impossible to fix yourself

If you took one look at Microsoft's unique Surface Book and guessed that it'd be an absolute bear to fix... you guessed well. The do-it-yourself repair crew at iFixit has torn down the hybrid laptop, and it's just as tough to repair as the Surface Pro line despite the larger two-piece design. Just …

Say Goodbye to Seattle’s Pike Place Gum Wall

A photo contest has been created to honor 20 years of chewed gum displayed at the Pike Place Gum Wall.<p>Act fast: Pike Place Gum Wall—one of Seattle's …

3 Ways to Have the Best Vacation of Your Life

It's no secret - there's a lot of pressure on social media to keep up with the Jones'. Yesterday, a teen Australian Instragram model went viral after she said that she was walking away from it all. Even the money!<p>Within the travel community, there's the same pressure. It's really competitive and …

Chartres, France

It was the labyrinth in Chartres Cathedral that drew us.<p>But it was the entire village of Chartres that captured my heart and swept me back in time.<p>It is trite to say this tiny town in France, 50 miles south of Paris, looked like a Disney movie set, but in my over-consumerized American mind, that …

How well do you know the wonders of the ancient world? [QUIZ]

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How I quit my job to travel: The political lobbyist

Matt Long was a well-paid cog in the Washington political machine – but he was deeply unhappy. Then came a fateful day in France that changed everything.<p>Standing on the banks of the Charente River in southwestern France on a drizzly May 2012 afternoon, I tried to concentrate as my tour guide …

Cape Town

A Manhattan Restaurant is Selling a $64 Burger Named for Jean-Michel Basquiat

It’s called irony, people.<p>The Bowery used to be known as a haven for starving artists, but in recent years the Manhattan avenue has gone upscale with …

A Foodie Abroad: Why You Shouldn't Eat Pasta in India or Burgers in Italy

Recently I was working for a few days at the World Expo in Milan. I was at the Etihad Alitalia Pavilion with Tourism Australia, working with Australian Aboriginal chef Mark Olive. Cooking demonstrations were done each day with Mark using herbs and spices indigenous to Australia, all of them new to …

It's a Skreemr: Hypersonic Jet Could Fly From NYC to London in 30 Minutes

How'd you like to travel from New York to London in less than an hour? One imaginative inventor has developed a concept plane that could take passengers across the pond in just 30 minutes — at least in theory.<p>The aircraft concept, dubbed the Skreemr, is the brainchild of Charles Bombardier, an …

Bombardier

Here are the most popular pick-up lines from around the world

“Is that a Pokemon in your pocket? Because I want to <i>Pikachu</i>“.<p>Yes, this is <i>one</i> cheesy pick-up line, but rest assured, North America is not the only …

Why I'm Ditching My Bucket List

Now that the term "bucket list"—dream vacations to take before you kick the bucket—has firmly rooted itself in popular culture, it's time to pioneer a better term.<p>Yes, the drive to see places in the face of looming mortality lights a certain fire under the seats of armchair travelers, but the whole …

10 phrases you need to understand people from New Zealand

10 slang phrases you need to understand people from New Zealand<p>1. Rattle ya dags! | Hurry up!<p>This one’s a bit gross. The <i>dags</i> are the parts of fleece …

Spend a Night in the Ultimate Reading Nook of Tokyo's New Library-Themed Hostel

There’s about to be one more hotel for book lovers in the world.<p>Book and Bed is about to become <i>the</i> destination for literature-loving travelers …

Hostels

Cat People Have Some Distinct Personality Traits, Research Says

😻😻😻😻😻😻<p>Cats are unpredictable, but that's not entirely true of cat owners. So-called "cat people" tend to share a lot of the same personality traits, as studies have proven having a cat at home can say a lot about a person's character, health and dating life.<p>For example, Newsy reports in the …

Back to School: A Peek Behind the Scenes

Insights on the evolution of design education<p>And we're back to school with a roundup of our editors top picks for design students. Celebrating our …

Modern Camper Expands 3X with a Simple Press of a Button

When on a road trip, hauling a teardrop-style camper is easy thanks to its small size. But with this convenience comes a distinct design disadvantage: there isn’t a lot of living space. Beauer offers an ingenious solution to this problem with their 3X camper. It uses telescope-style folding to …

Campers

Daily Inspiration #2173

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Aurora: Intense activity seen in Sweden.

Astrophotographer Göran Strand was out on the night of Aug. 26 in Östersund, Sweden, when the sky erupted in auroral flames! He caught the whole …

Artist Condenses Big Ideas into Intricate Mini Paintings

Artist Karen Libecap demonstrates that tiny paintings can house some pretty big ideas. In fact, artwork the size of a quarter can be just as beautiful as a giant mural that takes up the side of a building. Using a precise set of tools and a steady hand, the painter illustrates subjects that are …

Digital Art

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Articles about streamlined town house makes way modern furniture collection on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.<p>A British design pioneer transforms a 1970s bachelor pad an hour outside London into a stylish furniture laboratory.<p>With their light, white house that owes equal debts to its Nordic surroundings and to the Japanese …

Townhouses

Articles about instagram account we love nyc handbag maker delves furniture design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>The product and furniture maker maintains a dynamic profile on Instagram.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of …

Light painting illuminates an arid landscape in Floating Points' Silhouettes music video

<b>Music:</b> patterns of light spring up around a Martian-like world in this music video that directors Pablo Barquin and Junior Martínez created for …

Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

Sculpture

Man Freezes Alongside Icy Painting in Surreal Self-Portrait Sculpture

If an artwork could ever give you a chill, it’s a sculpture by Laurent Pernot. His piece titled <i>Self Portrait Face to a Winter Canvas</i> features a life-sized replica of the Paris-based artist as he stands in front of a framed snowy scene. While that might sound innocuous, the artwork has a strange and …

Art

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Prints Inspired by the Architecture of the 20th Century

“The New World”, a series of fine art prints by Geebird&Bamby as a homage to the architectural design of 20th century.<p>Geebird&Bamby is a …