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Does minimalism matter?

It has been the defining style of our era, but now it’s in retreat. Stephen Bayley works out whether less will soon be no more<p>Last June I shared a …

Architecture

This Chic Paris Apartment Is a Perfect Mix of Old & New

What is it about Paris homes that feel so chic and elegant? This apartment in a classic Haussmannian building in Paris is both those things. But it's …

A Quirky House in New York’s West Village Reveals Neighborhood Shifts

John Bennett bought his home—on land once owned by Aaron Burr—for $115,000. It is now listed for nearly $10 million.<p>John Bennett and Karen Lee Grant bought this 1829 house for $115,000 in 1977. The couple plan to move to Sullivan County, N.Y., and have listed the home in Manhattan’s West Village …

Real Estate

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

A Glass Enclosed Guest House In Upstate New York

Desai Chia Architecture have designed a guest house that is situated on a rocky outcropping overlooking a trout pond and open farmland in upstate New …

Design Dilemma: An Excellent Micro Apartment Design

In recent years, micro apartments have taken the world by storm. From Amsterdam to Paris, New York, San Francisco, Boston and Seattle, it seems that …

Architizer

Modern Malibu Beach House: Rooms with a View

This modern Malibu beach house, sitting high on the hill above Malibu Pier, has a view from every room. Listed (and sold) by Partners Trust Real …

Articles about compact home moscow built lowest possible budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

A budget home embraces custom details fit for a family of five.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Overlooking views of a …

Articles about durable calgary home allows easy aging place on Dwell.com - Dwell

Telecommuting may let you answer email in your underwear, but is the home office all it’s cracked up to...<p>Technology giants like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple are all vying to coalesce the still-nebulous array of smart home...<p>New Alexa-enable devices offer more ways to command your smart …

Prefab Homes

Articles about tiny tel aviv apartment packs punch no walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Kedem Shinar Design & Architecture borrows from the world of graphic design to update this 1960s unit.<p>Tel Aviv, also know as the White City, is home to the world’s largest number of buildings (about 4,000) of Bauhaus-style...<p>These petite products, shown at Milan Design Week 2016, are made for the …

Articles about run down row house boston becomes quiet urban escape two green roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.<p>Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.<p>A teardown renovation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, comes with a mandate for maximum efficiency.<p>By …

Articles about green cottage getaway maine on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect builds an energy-efficient home near one of France’s most popular pilgrimage sites.<p>Portland has long been a cultural outpost in New England, a hotspot for artists and longshoreman alike who crave the...<p>I am very excited to announce that Philip M. Isaacson, owner and resident of the …

This Small Apartment In New York Has A Moving TV Wall

MKCA have designed a 390 square foot apartment interior in New York, that features a movable wall.<p>MKCA’s description<p>The 5:1 Apartment is the latest …

Living Small With Style: 2 Beautiful Small Apartment Plans Under 500 Square Feet (50 Square Meters)

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Grits Creative Group<p>The first space is an apartment in Lviv, Ukraine from the team at Grits Creative Group. The home is only 40 square …

House C3 by Campbell Architecture in Sydney

House C3 is a structure in Sydney, Australia, designed by Campbell Architecture, experimenting<p>House C3 is a structure in Sydney, Australia, designed by Campbell Architecture, experimenting between traditional form and contemporary accents. The street where the house resides is occupied by 19th …

Articles about modern home south carolina marsh on Dwell.com - Dwell

In South Carolina's Lowcountry, a contemporary house soars amid the oaks and alligators.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>Stephen Yablon Architect reimagines the stilt-house typology for a cutting-edge modern addition to a home …

Architecture

Articles about homes floor ceiling windows on Dwell.com - Dwell

As a bridge between indoors and outdoors, floor-to-ceiling windows introduce light, views, and a contemporary touch to homes of...<p>When it comes to creating an indoor/outdoor feeling in your home, a set of floor-to-ceiling windows is the key ingredient to...<p>Set on Lake Rummelsburg is a modern …

Articles about family home renovation brooklyn on Dwell.com - Dwell

For most homeowners, the goal of renovating is to transform an existing space into an idealized domicile.<p>In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a …

Chiltern House in Singapore by WOW Architects

Designed by WOW architects in Singapore, this 5307-sq.-ft. family home was constructed with a<p>Designed by WOW architects in Singapore, this 5307-sq.-ft. family home was constructed with a minimalist, raw approach. The spacious home features exposed concrete throughout, showing the building’s …

Articles about clifftop house angled roof maui on Dwell.com - Dwell

With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the landscape.<p>Folding Roof House by Ashida Architect &...<p>This clifftop residence, designed to nestle into the environment, boasts a wall of windows that showcases spectacular ocean …

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

Interior Design

Discovering The Elegance And Charm Of French Doors

French doors have one of the simplest and, at the same time, most complex designs. They’re incredibly versatile and able to adapt to a variety of …

Interior Design

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Interior Design

Harmonious Home With Captivating Laguna Beach Vistas

Another stunning project from the architects of DJ Avicii’s home in Hollywood Hills – talented studio McClean Design – makes us wonder how they find …

Who wouldn't want to live in this enchanting little Swedish micro home?

Here at Boing Boing, we do love tiny houses! Hus-1 is a small house designed and built by Swedish micro-home designer Torsten Ottesjö.<p>The project is …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Living Rooms

25 Three Bedroom House/Apartment Floor Plans

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Jeremy Gamelin<p>A three person family who wants the flexibility of the guest room would be perfectly suited to this layout, which also …