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Feminine and Enveloping: Fashion Boutique in Singapore by KNQ Associates

Designer <b>Stanley Tham</b> of <b>KNQ Associates</b> completed the development of a fashion boutique in Singapore. The store’s realization follows the studio’s core …

Moraga Residence by Jennifer Weiss Architecture

Jennifer Weiss Architecture have completed the interior renovation of the Moraga Residence, located in California.<p>Description<p>This interior …

A DIY Project That Makes You Smile: The Honeycomb Shelves

The honeycomb shelves, recently discovered on a beautiful mess, are funny sympathetic shelving units for a DIY project which will add a sense of …

In The Streets Of Iran, A Fashion Shoot Bursting With Color

Iran is a notoriously closed society, so this was an unusual milestone: It was recently the setting for a high-fashion magazine shoot, published in California-based magazine <i>FSHN</i>.<p>Iranian-Canadian photographer Afra Pourdad took photos of model Shabnam Molavi posing in public spaces — in bazaars, on …

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Come with me. Take my hand and runaway to a holiday home just metres from the beach in Comporta, Portugal. Casa Do Pego sits lightly on the sand, its …

Love for Nature: Open Space Showroom Integrates an Interior Garden

Yuko Nagayama & Associates in collaboration with landscape designer Toshiya Ogino envisioned this outstanding open space showroom in Kobe, Japan, for …

High/Low: Arctic Pear Chandelier

The Arctic Pear chandelier from London-based Ochre has defined glamor for the past few years (if light fixtures can achieve “it” status, this one …

Interior Design

From a Storefront to a Condo in Montreal

Espace St-Denis is a project on the ground floor of a triplex in Montreal with a storefront appearance. Designed by Anne Sophie Goneau, the renovated …

Dwell

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Home Tours

Money is Material: Watch as Collage Artist Mark Wagner Turns the U.S. Dollar into Art | Colossal

<p>The Avant/Garde Diaries recently did a short feature on collage artist Mark Wagner (previously) and got some excellent footage of the artist at work …

CGI Loft by 4eFergovi

One of my dreams is to live in a loft, I've always had this fascination about the idea of a super open place. 4eFergovi created a virtual loft all in …

An incredibly oversized picnic table by Benedetto Bufalino - The Fox Is Black

Your eyes do not deceive you, those are tiny, people on a normal sized bench. Alright, that’s not true at all. French artist Benedetto Bufalino has …

Personalized Plate Cooking

The Plate Cooker is intended for busy working folks who can’t spend much time on cooking. It reflects a unique Korean culinary culture: preference …

Bubble Shooter – Swimwear Fashion Shoot by Mikel Muruzabal

Retro Inspired Fashion Photography.<p>Mikel Muruzabal is a photographer who specializes in fashion, beauty, advertising, and architecture photography. …

Fashion Photography

Noritaka Minami’s ‘1972’, an inside look at the Nakagin Capsule Tower - The Fox Is Black

The Nakagin Capsule Tower, designed by Kisho Kurokawa, opened in March of 1972 as an ideal for architecture, allowing for a flexible capsule based …

The Secret Lives Of Cosplayers

What happens when you photograph a furry in his native habitat? Things get real.<p>These days we call it cosplay, but whether it was parents embracing Krampus to punish children during Yule or trick-or-treaters donning masks to score candy on Halloween, people from different cultures have long found …

Stunning Avian-Filled Portraits by Meghan Howland - The Fox Is Black

I just love these paintings by the Portland-based painter Meghan Howland. Many of her portraits carry a recurring bird motif and this adds a …

Historical Figures Playfully Portrayed as Cats and Dogs

<b>Cat Queen</b><p><i>Animals From History</i> is a playful series that ties together history lessons with incredibly detailed animal illustrations. Created by Christina Hess, each full color print features a famous character portrayed by a well-dressed cat or a dog. Hess pairs her illustrations with the elaborate …

Pets

Elaborate Dresses Hand-Drawn on Perfectly Aligned Mirror

<i>Into the Mirror</i> is an elegant fashion photo shoot with a twist. Italian photographer Luca Meneghel created the series by blending reality with illustrations that are hand-drawn along the surface of a mirror. Simply dressed in nude garb, model Nasty Bugriy shows off her stylish sense of rare fashion …

Art

Cristian Reyes Studio Giros Table

Amongst the many emerging industrial designers we met while visiting Feria Habitat Valencia in September 2012, Cristian Reyes Studio was a true standout. In the year since our introduction, the Spanish designer has continued to experiment in warm natural woods and his recent Giros table design is …

Furniture

A Glass Table For All Seasons by Jean-Marie Massaud

French designer Jean-Marie Massaud has crafted Seasons, an all-glass table that’s designed to be used every season. Made in Italy by Glas Italia, the …

Urban Cityscapes Emerge from Haphazard Brushstrokes | Colossal

<p>When first discovering these paintings by Korean artist Jieun Park, either on a distant gallery wall or on a small website thumbnail, you might …

Stilnest

Nestled away from the world’s first 3D-printed car and stem cells at this year's 3D Printshow in London was Stilnest, a selective digital art and 3D printing collective that launched their site globally as we chatted with them. "We want to create a whole new ecosystem around design," says Stilnest …

3D Printing

The Addams Family’s Living Room Was … Pink!?

When it comes to interior design, a photograph of the Addams Family television set shows that TV’s weirdest family was even weirder than you think.<p><i>Happy Thanksgiving! To keep you busy while you recover from turkey coma, we’re republishing some of our favorite stories from 2013. Enjoy.–Eds</i><p>Quick! …

You Already Know Corelam is Awesome. Here's How It's Made

It was during the mid-90s that Christian Blyt designed a piece of plywood to do the impossible: Bend it into a sinusoidal formation, creating a …

The Consortium for Slower Internet's 'Cybernetic Meadow' Collection is Technology's Equivalent to 'Slow Food'

It's blatantly obvious that today's attitude toward technology is very much "right here, right now." In an attempt to reorient a user's relationship …

Articles about 7 modern frame homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven …

Frank Lloyd Wright

This Train Is Hiding A Full Starbucks Store Inside

What if you could sit inside a cozy Starbucks during your morning commute? Now, commuters in Switzerland can do just that.<p>Starbucks locations already seem to be everywhere you look. But starting November 21, the company will take on a new frontier: trains. Starbucks, with the help of Swiss train …

Students Doing Awesome Things: Check out these Lamp Shade Designs for the Plumen 001 Bulb from Middlesex University

We find ourselves eying all kinds of designer lighting fixtures, from beer can table lamps and 3D printed lamp shades to geodesic pendant lamps and …