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Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

For inspirational ceramic tile flooring, look no further than Catalonia.<p>Steven Holl collaborated with craftsmen on every element of this landmark performing arts building.<p>Dive into our essential guides on building-products to help you design your next project.<p>These intricate structures unite …

Architecture

Kork Tables and Lighting by Twodesigners

Based in Liège (Belgium), Twodesigners have created Kork, a family of objects made from cork.<p>Description from Twodesigners<p>KORK proposes to start from …

Circles & Squares

A minimal mixture of circles and squares is what makes up the very simple and charming Snövsen desktop lamp by Danish design studio, MadeByWho. Four …

A Spin on the Stool

Gotta love this modern twist on the adjustable stool by Coordination Berlin- the Thread Family series of stools features a seat and thread connected …

The Easy Lamp

Base, arm, light… these are the essentials of any desk lamp and this design has stuck to the basics to form one simple, easily transportable and …

Eco iPhone Dock

YoungGun Cho’s dockTRAY for the iphone 4 and 4S provides an eco-friendly solution for docking your iPhone. The multifunctional solid birch wood piece …

The other kind of corner…

Shelving units that are adapted for the inside of corners are a common and useful storage solution, so why not expand this concept to outward-facing …

Roundup: 15 DIY Office Storage and Organization Ideas

Raise your hand if your home office or workspace could use some help in the storage and organization departments! That's everyone, right? Check out …

DIY: Instant Hallway Hooks Made from Blocks

Here's a clever DIY hook idea from German design studio Snug, using an unexpected material—wood children's blocks.<p>Snug, a Hannover-based design …

House Design

45 DIY Wood Projects We Love

Last week was all about rope, and now we’re onto another rustic material we love: wood! It’s as basic of a material as clay and is constantly reinvented by DIYers, crafters, artists, hackers, and carpenters. To get inspired to create our own batch of cool wooden objects, we turned to our favorite …

Woodworking

Pep Up Your Table: Color Blocked Wooden Bowls

You know we’re all about adding color to just about every aspect of our lives, and our kitchen tables are no exception. We’ve been seeing color blocked and neon tableware all over the place, especially combined with the rustic warmth of wooden bowls and trays. Naturally, we couldn’t resist coming …

Chemicals

7 Paint-Dipped Crafts That Are So Easy To Make, You'll Be Shocked At Your Skills (PHOTOS)

Sometimes the DIYs we come across on Pinterest are stunningly beautiful, but look extremely complicated to make ourselves. We prefer to just appreciate those projects via our computer screens. But, these paint-dipped crafts are the exception. Not only are they fabulous and colorful, they are super …

How to Use Plastic Bottles to Make Concrete Pendant Lamps

Let’s face it, designer lighting can cost a pretty penny. Instead of spending your tax refund on a brand new ceiling lamp, make yourself an entire set of stylish concrete pendant lights with a single bag of concrete mix and some old plastic bottles. Concrete is affordable, modern, and you can make …

Concrete

Tag: DIY

Pop Romance: 11 High/Low Design Ideas to Steal from Hero in Paris<p>by Annie Quigley<p>A Two-Week, $1,000, 500-Square-Foot Rental Overhaul by a Design …

Trends

DIY Solar Bottle Bulb

If you don’t have electricity or live in a home with no windows, it’s going to be dark inside, even during a sunny day. Luckily, a bottled liter of …

Articles about 8 pinterest users we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

The small archipelago in the Pacific Ocean has had a big influence on architects and designers across the globe, from São Paulo...<p>Coffee can be dreadfully serious.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of their current favorites.<p>Tiny houses are …

New York Times

Ugol Lamp by Yaroslav Misonzhnikov

Hailing from Saint Petersburg, Russia, product designer Yaroslav Misonzhnikov launched a new table lamp named Ugol. Ugol means “corner” in Russian …

Furniture

Edi Multifunctional Desk Lamp by Valsecchi 1918

Designed by Tommaso Bistacchi for Valsecchi 1918, this desk lamp holds more than a light bulb. Created from a single block of walnut, the base of the …

Food Pyramid Storage + Other Furniture by FridayProject

Any design team named FridayProject sounds like a fun bunch. FridayProject is the Italian duo of Luca Boscardin and Valentina Raffaelli who are …

The Elixir Fold

Elixir is a high-quality OLED desk lamp that can fold in three directions and be tucked down along the edge of a desk when not in use. A power outlet …

Modern Stool Costs $5 to Make, Looks Like a Million Bucks

Having cool, simple, modern furniture in your home is great, but there is the big problem of how to afford that furniture. One way, which has been …

Inventive Lighting by OneFortyThree - The Fox Is Black

We live in a time of abundant design stores and online interior retailers that churn out fast furniture in a similar way the fashion behemoths turn …

Beautiful Desktop Trays To Corral Your Office Tools

Computers have rendered the need for desk accessories all but obsolete. Gone are the stacks of paper piled high in actual, physical inboxes and outboxes! So long to the staplers and binder clips! Farewell, sweet, stretchy rubber bands! Despite the fact that most of our important info exists on hard …

Simple yet ingenious features make this bookshelf a great piece. One end is fixed while a sliding mechanism allows the shelf to form a bookend at the precise size needed. http://bit.ly/TJmGlP

Fold by Nendo for Conde House

Japanese studio Nendo have designed a zig-zagging wooden bookshelf (+ slideshow).<p>Called Fold, the piece for Japanese producer Conde House is made of …

Short and Sweet

Designed with such minimal style, the Minimato table deserves an equally minimal explanation: 5 bars, 1 table top. We love it. Nuff said!<p>Designer: …