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Articles about vacation rental living museum midcentury eastern european design on Dwell.com - Dwell

For your next vacation, why not travel through history to a time-capsule of an inn in the former Yugoslavia?<p>We've been all over the world in our search for the best architecture and design, and we've reported on scores of fantastic...<p>Traditionally used by nomads in Central Asia, the circular, …

10 Clever Ways to Use Stock Kitchen Cabinets Throughout the House

Turns out that stock cabinets are good for something beyond the kitchen. By modifying unfinished, or white, cabinets you can create pseudo-custom …

Make Your Whole Living Room Feel Fresher By Cleaning This One Spot

It's the spot in your space that probably gets the most sitting on. It's no doubt an anchor of your living room, and maybe even a focal point of your …

12 Lighting DIYs that Look Like a Million Bucks

I'm continually impressed by the quality of things that clever DIYers come up with, like these DIY lighting projects that look as good as, or even …

House Tour: Patterned Industrial Style in Montreal

<b>Name:</b> Eloïse and Jose <b><br>Location:</b> Verdun; Montreal, Canada <b><br>Size:</b> 1,400 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year; Rented<p>It's always impressive to enter a big, …

Style Spotting: Statement Lighting From Our Tours (& Where to Buy It)

(Image credit: Carolyn Purnell)<p>Do you often scroll through our house tours and think, "Where did they find that?" Me too. So I found out. Each one of …

Articles about 8 rooftop oases on Dwell.com - Dwell

These urban refuges effectively use greenery, water features, and delicate lighting in every inch of their modest spaces to...<p>Check out this list of furnishings and accoutrements for the beach, backyard, campground, and beyond.<p>With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an …

IKEA 2016 Catalog

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>First up, the living room. The best place to gather and a natural space to bring in some of those Ikea quirks like brightly patterned area rugs …

A 1907 Schoolhouse Gets a Stylish New Life

One creative couple found beauty underneath years of poor design choices.<p>One creative couple found beauty underneath years of poor design choices.

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This bright and airy extension to a California bungalow by Melbourne-based BG Architecture is all about flexible open plan living and a seamless …

15 Fun Storage Ideas for Your Child’s Room

Kids these days seem to accumulate things at an almost excruciating rate. Books pile up on shelves, craft supplies overflow boxes and let’s not even …

This 250-Year-Old Cottage Is Bursting With Eclectic Style

The jewelry designer who owns it has a knack for living large in a small space.<p>The owner has a knack for living large in a small space (just ask the fifty guests at her last dinner party).

Before & After: A San Clemente Tuscan Tract House

Originally swathed in brown tones for an unconvincingly Tuscan ambience, this 2008 San Clemente, CA tract house was recently refreshed by designer …

7 Small-Space Spots You're Forgetting to Decorate

A lack of square footage shouldn't limit your big ideas.<p>A lack of square footage shouldn't limit your big ideas (or your Pinterest board).

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12 Coffee Table Styling Ideas to Steal

A few minutes' worth of decorating makes a huge impact.<p>Yes, the power trifecta of books, flowers, and trays will forever reign. But don't miss these creative ideas for adding extra flair.

Dining Room Decor Ideas That Make a Statement

Are you in the middle of a dining room makeover? So am I! Today’s post is dedicated to <b>dining room decor</b> that gets noticed. It’s not about how much …

50 Key Components to Decorating Your Entire Home

Are you moving into a new house? Are you looking to give a makeover to the one you already have? Then you’re in the right place. When you’re trying …

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This 250 m² residence on rue de la Folie-Méricourt in Paris is breathtaking. OH LAWD to have that much space! And all that light! And it be in PARIS! …

A Constantly-Evolving Home in East Danforth, Toronto

When buying a first home, people often talk about finding <i>the</i> <i>one</i> or instantly falling in love with a property. For Catherine Cachia and Lionel …

Inside a Manhattan Apartment That's Not Afraid of Color

Behold the power of blue.<p>Think you know blue? Think again. For a young Manhattan family, designer Gideon Mendelson takes America's favorite color to glamorous new heights. Tip: If you love something, go all the way.

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25 Warm-Hued Rooms To Inspire Your Fall Decor

Expect fireplaces and plenty of throws.<p>In our book, a change in season always calls for a change in interiors. For fall, it's all about layering, opting for colors that reflect the foliage, and cozying up your space as much as possible. These 25 rooms perfectly embody the warm, inviting mood that …

What Design Lovers Should Buy, See, Read–And More!– At Every Age

Well, that all depends on your age.<p>Nobody wants to be considered old fashioned. But one's idea of what's hip and of-the-moment is likely to change over the years. Here, a guide to age-appropriate aspirations.

A New Brand May Give IKEA A Run For Its Money

A new US-based line of furniture is looking to replace IKEA as the go-to for affordable furnishings.<p>IKEA's reign as the leader in affordable build-it-yourself home furnishings may soon be over. That is, if Rhode Island-based furniture company Greycork has anything to say about it.<p>Greycork released …

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Scenario Architecture lowers a ceiling to create a sunken roof terrace for a London home

By lowering the ceiling of this London home, Scenario Architecture has created a view between the living room and the roof terrace, allowing parents …

9 Ugly Things Made Pretty With Paint

We've said it before and we'll say it again: a little color works miracles.<p>We've said it before and we'll say it again: a little color works miracles.

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An Open Floor Plan Condo That Feels Anything But Bare

Bold accents create cozy "rooms" in this neutral, airy space.<p>The typical condo is designed with spaciousness in mind. While the open floor plans do have a light and airy feel, they can often lack the character that creates an inviting atmosphere. But if anyone can tackle that challenge, it's …

11 DIY Ways to Use Concrete as Decor

The surprisingly versatile industrial material is part of a trend towards modern simplicity.<p>The surprisingly versatile industrial material is part of a trend towards modern simplicity.

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There is something about a home that is left raw and natural that always gives me heart palpitations. I nearly fell out of my chair when I spotted …

3 DIY Floral Arrangements That Look Anything But Homemade

Recreate our experts' designs in just a few steps.<p>Florists Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo (authors of the <i>Flower Recipe Book</i>) specialize in elegant arrangements, but it's easier than you think to recreate their looks.

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