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Dear Dwell Reader: Many thanks to all of you—we've hit a couple milestones recently, and we wanted to share them with you.<p>A cosmopolitan design mecca with a distinctive urban vibe—Tokyo is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and...<p>It's not all shoots and rounds: The creative …

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15 reasons you should never travel to Japan

With 73% of the country consisting of forests and mountains, the habitable areas such as Tokyo and Yokohama have extremely high population densities, making Japan one of the most densely populated countries on earth.<p>The extreme contrast between the cities and abundant nature attracts almost 10 …

How to Shoot in Low Light 9 Commonly Asked Questions

According to British photojournalist Donald McCullin, “There is no such thing as bad light, just misunderstood light.” Many photographers consider …

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An architect's creative reinterpretation of a traditional pitched roof sets a property apart from its neighbors.<p>An in-progress 3-D printed house could impact the future of urban housing.<p>O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family …

A Dog's Purpose According To A 6 Year Old

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In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...<p>In an unusual collaboration among birds, wind, and one of San …

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A Marmol Radziner–designed prefab house, trucked onto a remote Northern California site, takes the pain out of the construction...<p>For years, Eileen and Jelle Kiesling spent much of their time in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, she as a teacher, and he as a...<p>A straightforward alteration and …

Floating Prefab Concept Rethinks the Houseboat

Czech architects unveil a floating, modular living concept.<p>A C-Frame catamaran currently docked in Prague’s Holesovice neighborhood, Port X is a buoyant dwelling for modular, modern living. Prague’s Atelier SAD finished the concept last fall, collaborating with a company that develops sailing boats …

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5 Things You Need to Know About Coffee the Wonder-Beverage

• In terms of what we desire throughout the average day we wish for coffee slightly less than sex and a bit more than alcohol. Regular drinkers don’t …

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There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>With more and more people beginning to telecommute and work remotely from home, the home office is getting more attention than...<p>On a daily basis, we feature homes that stand …

Beam is an Android-powered projector that fits into a light socket

We’ve certainly seen some awesome projectors in the tech world lately, but none quite like this. The Beam smart projector is powered by your Android device, and has a ton of functionality like waking you up in the morning with the latest news, showing you your social updates when you come home, and …

Antony Beevor: 'There are things that are too horrific to put in a book’

The historian Antony Beevor tells Keith Lowe why his next book will confront one of the last taboos of the Second World War<p>Antony Beevor has sleepless nights. When I met him recently at his west London home, he confessed this in a matter-of-fact way, and neither of us sees anything unusual in it. …

A Home Of Elegant Simplicity In The Bahamas

Architect Chad Oppenheim has designed an oceanfront beach house on Harbour Island in the Bahamas.<p>About the project<p>The spectacular 3,000-square-foot …

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A dramatic departure from your typical cabin on the lake, this unique retreat adds shades of black to a tiny island awash with...<p>A quirky mountain refuge by French designer Charlotte Perriand is an ingenious take on small-space living.<p>The term "design hotel" takes on refreshing new meaning at …

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Whether your garden grows atop a mantel, shares space with pencils on your desktop, or takes root in a backyard corner, an aptly...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with …

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The term "clerestory" is applicable to Egyptian temples, where the lighting of the hall of columns was obtained over the stone...<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where …

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Calling all architects: You are invited to submit a home for consideration for the 2014 Dwell Los Angeles Home Tours.<p>Green prefab homebuilding company Blu Homes announces its first SoCal model home on the occasion of Dwell on Design 2013.<p>A video takes a behind-the-scene tour of the Los Angeles …

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A family of four makes a piece of New York history home.<p>When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.<p>Perched in the Dolomite mountains, an angular copper-clad apartment building echoes the topography of its site.<p>Every …

They Wanted To Take This Fluffy Puppy’s Picture. Then, The CUTEST Thing Happened!

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30 Best Suit Brands For Men (And Where To Buy Them)

If you’re the corporate buck, you live and breathe men’s suits. And, if you’re the sartorial schmuck, it’s likely that a suave suit is essential …

31 Inspiring Mezzanines to Uplift Your Spirit and Increase Square Footage

Best displayed under soaring ceilings, <b>mezzanines</b> are versatile, functional spaces that help better lit up and ventilate a home and extend visual …

The Easiest Morning Coffee Fix Is Primula's Cold Brew Bottle

Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …

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15 Creative Ways to Use Brownie Batter

Pop Quiz: What’s even better than regular brownies? Answer: Brownie batter, of course! We are definitely guilty of licking the bowl clean. You too? That’s what we thought ;) When your next chocolate craving strikes, check out the brownie-inspired treats on this list. From smoothies to cheesecake, …

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The Shakin Stevens House is a Modern Renovation that Embraces Green Design in Melbourne

1/14<p>Shakin Stevens House-Matt Gibson Architecture Design<p>The Shakin Stevens House is green -- both in color and also in its sustainability strategies. …