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This new home of wood and stone was designed to enjoy the tranquility of the surrounding forest

This home in Valle de Bravo, Mexico, was designed to allow the home owners to enjoy the tranquility of the surrounding forest of ancient pines and …

Architecture

Concrete, Teak and Nifty Design: Vibrant Residence in Singapore

A modern residence that is much more than a mere giant ‘cube’ always draws attention, as it sets itself apart from the crowd. When it comes to an …

Home Offices

Taller Estilo Arquitectura design the Desnuda house made up by raw materials - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: Taller Estilo Arquitectura<br>Location: Merida, Mexico<br>Year: 2015<br>Area: 1.615 ft²/ 150 m²<br>Photo courtesy: David Cervera<br>Description:<p>“If we talk …

What to Do When Your To-Do List Is Holding Up Your Team

Tara was a talented senior editor known for her innovative ideas and quality work. Recently, however, she’d become the team bottleneck: Tasks went into her office and never came out.<p>After three warnings she was put on probation. Stumped, her boss called me in to see if I could help. Tara appeared …

Time Management

Terrace House Renovation / O2 Design Atelier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is located at a new housing development area at Sungai Buloh with standard lot size of …

Architecture

orange architects completes stacked residential tower overlooking beirut's skyline

<b>orange architects completes stacked residential tower overlooking beirut’s skyline</b><br>all images © matthijs van roon<p><b>back in 2011, dutch firm orange</b> …

Why Nice Guys Finish Last With Women

<b>Resident dating expert, Chris Manak gives his take on the on yee old saying of ‘nice guys finish last’. Could we have been wrong all this time? Chris</b> …

MAD's sinuous Harbin Opera House completes in north-east China

Beijing studio MAD has completed an opera house in the Chinese city of Harbin, featuring an undulating form that wraps two concert halls and a huge …

Architecture

Articles about compact japanese inspired house enjoys majestic views on Dwell.com - Dwell

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>I just learned about this new series of products inspired by one of the country’s most iconic examples of mid-century Modernist...<p>At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design …

Architecture

Articles about little cabin cantilevered over rocky ledge mountains on Dwell.com - Dwell

When nature laid down a boulder of a design challenge in the Massachusetts mountains, an architect’s solution elevated the...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>How innovative, flat-packed problem solving led …

Architecture

Keybird Split Ring Key Blank

Split Ring KeyWhen you first see the <b>Keybird Split Ring Key Blank</b>, what comes to mind is “Why didn’t I think of that”. The reason being is that this …

Flavors

A Ukrainian Hotel for City Dwellers that Like to be in Nature

If you live in the city, chances are you occasionally crave a trip away to be with nature and YOD studio designed Relax Park Verholy to be just that …

Horseback Riding

Garden Igloo 360 Geodesic Dome Gives You Comfortable Outdoor Living Space

<b>Garden Igloo 360 Geodesic Dome</b> is a multipurpose dome that can add a nice touch to any outdoor living space. It can function as your garden storage, …

Landscaping

Gazebox

Like an exoskeleton shell for your favorite automobile, the Gazebox can keep it protected from the elements without the need for a bulky dedicated …

Solar Panels

1960 Mercedes-Benz 190SL

Only produced from 1955 till 1963, the Mercedes-Benz 190SL is an iconic roadster with nothing short of a cult following. This 1960 Mercedes-Benz …

Roadsters

Best Professionally Designed Landscape: Outer Space Landscape Architecture

The winner of this year’s Gardenista Considered Design Awards Best Professionally Designed Landscape is Outer Space Landscape Architecture of San …

Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

The front entry door is the first hint one gets about the style preferred by someone before entering their home. The door can tell a lot bout a …

Interior Design

Striking Upgrade to Dilapidated-State Dwelling: Brooklyn Townhouse, New York

Situated in the neighborhood of Fort Greene in New York, this Brooklyn Townhouse is a restoration of a dilapidated-state dwelling found on the site.</b> …

Architecture

Aussie Architect Adds A Minimalist Garden Room to His Mother's House and It's the Sweetest Thing

Never one to shy away from inspiring <br>backyard extensions, Australia has delivered another lovely example of how contemporary design can spice up older, more traditional dwellings. Over in the Melbourne suburb of Coburg, Australian architect <b>Tim Angus</b> recently completed a striking backyard addition …

The Reflection House | Henkin Shavit Architecture & Design

A residential private house for preservation that has been re-designed and planed anew in the old city of Safed. The web of crowded housing of old …

Design

Peek inside the beautiful sustainable home an architect designed for her family

What started out as a strategic purchase to curb development along a historic road in Garrison, New York has resulted in a gorgeous and sustainable …

Sonoma County

CF Architects builds its own timber and glass office on the side of a mid-century home

Architect Christian Froggatt has added a frameless glass and timber extension to the side of his 1950s home in Reigate, England, to house the offices …

RainShine House

RainShine House is a modern luxury eco house in Decatur, Georgia designed by architect Robert M. Cain.<p>The RainShine house is a two-story, 2800-square …

Rubik's Cube-Shaped Table Uses Strong Magnets to Look like It's Floating

The <i>Float</i> table is a piece of furniture comprised of a matrix of wooden blocks that seem to levitate in perfect alignment. At first glance, this Rubik's Cube-looking counter looks like it's engineered by pure magic, but the secret to its construction is magnets! Brooklyn-based designers …

Cool Stuff

For His Parents, An Aussie Architect Builds a Sublime Getaway

Many architects' first project is their parents' new house, but this one stands apart from the pack, cantilevering over a verdant pond and hiding a spa bath under its floor. Named the <b>Wirra Willa Pavilion</b> after the indigenous Australian word for 'green tree,' this is one of the first projects by …

Architecture

Method launches impressive new line of affordable prefab homes

1/7<p>Method-Homes-Elemental-Series<p>Prefab manufacturer Method Homes teamed up with Elemental Design to create a new series of cost-effective modular …

Renovated House Has the World's Largest Pivoting Windows

This Antwerp home has a pair of glass doors recognized as “the world's largest pivoting window.” The two-story twin glazings, designed by Belgian studio Sculp IT, are impressive pieces of architectural design–in size, weight, and sleekness. Together, they clock in at nearly four tons and are 20 …

Architecture

Transparent Residence Beautifully Surrounded by Gardens: Woollahra House in Sydney

The <b>Woollahra House</b> by <b>Tzannes Associates</b> is located in a compact urban site in Sydney, Australia. Surrounded by gardens on all sides, the residence is …

Architecture

12 Bedrooms That Have Amazing Views

1. Views of the Oregon Coast from the 360 House By Boora Architects<p>Photography by Tim Bies<p>2. Views of Laguna Beach, California from the Rockledge …

Architecture