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Articles about finally-office-furniture-laptop-workforce on Dwell.com - Dwell

Good Mod, a Portland, Oregon, studio and retailer, develops an inventive furniture model for the 21st-century office.<p>Dutch designers Makkink & Bey prove that flexible furnishings can increase efficiency in the modern workplace.<p>The original Slingbox was one of those rare devices that did one thing, …

Furniture

9 Eating Habits That Are Derailing Your Weight-Loss Efforts

The worst part: You probably think they'll help you drop more pounds.<p>The occasional dietary splurge isn't what really thwarts most women's weight-loss efforts. It's the so-called "healthy" weight-loss strategies we use, convinced they'll help us cut calories, slim down, and get healthier—only to …

10 Tips For Giving A Great Speech

Anybody can learn to give a great speech. The best speakers include a clear, relevant message and a few great stories to illustrate it. Forget fancy PowerPoint presentations and loads of data. Instead, keep your speech simple, with a clear beginning, middle and end. Focus on one theme, and …

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50 Amazingly Clever Cheat Sheets To Simplify Home Decorating Projects - DIY...

1. Know your hardwood<p>Athens Floors has put together a great little graphic on their website that helps you to easily distinguish between different …

Adaptable Shelving - Fishbone by B-Line

Articles about minimal north carolina home built tech forward west coast couple on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.<p>After last year’s collaboration, we were excited to team up with Monogram again for the 2016 Monogram Modern Home Tour.<p>A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.<p>These design-forward home …

North Carolina

Articles about fine vintage on Dwell.com - Dwell

A pair of crafty designers on a serious budget show that though their apartment may be short on square footage, it’s long on...<p>Interior and furniture designer Nick Dine—son of pop artist Jim Dine—has a love-hate relationship with his 2,000-square-foot...<p>For his upstate-New York farmhouse, designer …

Wall Art

Articles about modern awakening on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Salt Lake City, a place not renowned for progressive architecture, Brent Jespersen built a luminous canyon retreat—using his...<p>Jaime Hayon's new vessel for Fritz Hansen reimagines an ancient flower-arranging technique.<p>A Denver family lives in a Victorian home built in 1890, with its classical …

Salt Lake City

5 Ways to Avoid the Most Common Investment Mistakes

Last week, we discussed five of the most common mistakes that investors make. You can go to a financial advisor but most either sell high-priced investments for a commission or charge a high asset management fee, which is mistake #5. So, with that in mind, how should you choose your investments, …

Chiltern House in Singapore by WOW Architects

Designed by WOW architects in Singapore, this 5307-sq.-ft. family home was constructed with a<p>Designed by WOW architects in Singapore, this …

Challenge Yourself With This Equipment-Free Workout

Perfection may be futile when it comes to our expectations of our partner, job, kids, and even ourselves. But as a fitness professional, I have a morsel of joy to share with you: There is such a thing as the perfect workout.<p>In my hectic world, a perfect workout is short (no more than 20-minutes, …

Why Is Light So Important?

Light is one of the most important elements to consider when taking photos. A really great shot could be ruined if the lighting isn’t good. Taking …

Landscape Photography

7 Rules For A Happier, Healthier Life

Sometimes, when you're looking to make some new healthy changes to your life, the last thing you want is another calorie-counting food journal or specific list of exercises that tone each troublesome body part. Instead, a simple mantra or two will do.<p>That's the premise behind <i>The New Health Rules</i>, …

Wellness

Articles about look 5 new york apartments on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t as bad as yesterday’s." That's a juicy pull-quote from "The Glass...<p>Moooi crosses the ocean and lands in New York to open its …

5 Reasons You Should Quit Your Job to Travel Now

There are a million great reasons to quit your job to travel the world, but here are five things that matter right now. There's never been a better time to get out and experience the world.<p>#1 The US Dollar-Euro Exchange Rate is at a 10-year best.<p><b>Source:</b> Xe.com<p>While traveling in Europe is the …

Caminito Del Rey, World's Most Dangerous Walkway, Set To Reopen Next Week

Thrill-seekers who really want to walk on the wild side need to head to southern Spain ASAP. There, in the village of El Chorro, they will find Caminito del Rey, aka the world's most dangerous walkway.<p>Previously closed for repairs to fix deteriorating pathways, Caminito del Rey will officially …

Gliders

10 Best Tricks for Improving Your Flight Experience

Flying can be a miserable experience but we've got the 10 best tricks for rocking up to the gate like a superstar. Indoor sunglasses optional.<p>Did you know you can take a water bottle through security? Or you could even take a tour of the cockpit if you wanted? Here are some tips and strategies for …

7 Financial Steps Every Young Professional Should Take

If you’re a young professional, chances are you’ve started to think about paying off debt, like a school loan or a credit card, and saving for your …

Articles about 5 spacious san francisco homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Any way you slice it, toast makes the most of any loaf. But which of these worthy appliances will make toast of the competition?<p>A landscape architect in San Francisco harnesses an underground water source to create a lush marshland in his own backyard.<p>I was in San Francisco's Inner Richmond …

San Francisco

Articles about prefab home can be built day generates twice energy it uses on Dwell.com - Dwell

U.K. design firm DIY Kyoto recently announced the launch of cheaper version of its Wattson, an ingenious little device that not...<p>If you're anything like me, it drives you nuts when a light is left on in a room you—nor anyone in your household—is in. How...<p>With Europe leading the way, …

Prefab Homes

Articles about cabin fever on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s the height of summer, and a lot of us city folk are starting to feel a bit cooped up. We’re told this affliction is commonly...<p>A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.<p>Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind Ocooch Mountains...<p>In 1845, …

Architecture

17 Indoor Herb Garden Ideas That'll Perk Up Your Kitchen

Click and grow? Don't mind if we do!<p>A lack of outdoor space shouldn't stop a green thumb. Grow your basil and parsley right by the stove using one of these inventive solutions.

Hotels of the Year 2014

As 2014 winds to a close, I’m taking this week to reflect on all things travel. First I reviewed “2014 The Year In Flight,” covering the best and worst of aviation. Then I revisited my “15 Most Memorable Restaurant Meals of 2014,” standout dining experiences from around the world. Today I am …

10 Happy Bedrooms

Interior Design

Adventurous Mountaineers Scale the Alps for Incredible Photos

Although these stunning images might look like the work of Photoshop magic, photographer Robert Bsch (or Robert Boesch) captured these campaign photos for the Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut by carefully coordinating an entire team of mountaineers on the snowy Alps. Racing against time and …

Mountaineering

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome

Instead of just waiting for the workweek to end, use those last few hours and these tips to make next week start out fantastic.<p>Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your …