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What I learned when admitted to a healthcare facility I helped design

Discovering new ways design can—and can’t—improve the patient experience.<p>I am an architect. My specialty is healthcare. My formal education and …

Grow : Redesigned Hot-Water Bag for More Comfort and Convenience

<b>Grow Hot-Water Bag</b> is a concept design inspired from personal experience. Tahsin Emre Eke, the designer, was suffering from backache and a doctor …

Industrial Design

12 minimalist packaging designs that do a lot with a little

From artisanal boutique to superstores, the trend for minimalist packaging design continues to pick up pace. We've rounded up 12 examples, including …

A Cleverly Designed Tiny Apartment That Feels Much Bigger Than It Actually Is

<b>Based in</b> Shanghai, China, architectural and interior design practice MDO has created a bright, cheerful and welcoming space in a small apartment in …

A Table/Stool Made From Flat Plywood Parts

Based in Amsterdam, product and furniture designer Andreas Kowalewski designed the first product for the newly launched German brand Caussa – the …

Couple builds their own adventurous 204 sq. ft. modern shed home

Smaller homes need not feel like coffin boxes -- that's what the purveyors of "big is always better" want you to think. We've seen numerous times how …

Framing

Hardscaping 101: Design Guide for Fences (Height, Styles, and Cost)

Wondering where to start when it comes to fencing? If you’re planning to build, design, or install a fence, start with our Fence Design Guide:<p>We’ve …

Space Saving Magnetic Strips Hang Glass Bottles from Fridge Ceiling

Engineer and product designer Brian Conti opened his refrigerator and observed the same problem that many of us have – glass beverage bottles were crowding the limited and precious amount of space inside. After some thought, he realized that the unused fridge ceiling could potentially solve his …

Magnetism

Pon: A Punctureless Push Pin

You know how annoying it is when you want to pin up a photo or a poster on your wall but you don’t want to ruin it by putting a hole in it? Mark …

Lucid Stead: A Transparent Cabin Built of Wood and Mirrors by Phillip K Smith III | Colossal

<p>Part architectural intervention and part optical illusion, Lucid Stead is a recently unveiled installation by artist Phillip K Smith III in Joshua …

Articles about most popular homes 2014 small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in outer space ever …

Small Spaces

Articles about american ex pat renovates tiny london apartment her own terms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Playfully flouting convention, an American-born architect creates a deceptively spacious home for herself in a tiny London...<p>A husband-and-wife architect team transforms a 607-square-foot Manhattan apartment into an open and bright home for two graphic...<p>Elizabeth Wright Ingraham had big shoes to …

Architecture

Articles about modern live work studio rhode island on Dwell.com - Dwell

A creative couple find space in their side yard for a versatile outbuilding.<p>After living on the road for numerous years, a young artist uncovers an inspiring studio in Rhode Island.<p>Richard Cook, a principal at Cook + Fox Architects, surveyed the Near Westside’s inventory of vacant structures and …

Rhode Island

A Right Angled Mindset

Old people don’t have it easy. Fashion doesn’t really consider that demographic, which means objects for old people are usually strictly functional, …

9 Smart Design Ideas I'd Love To Have At Home

I have been living in the Swiss city of Basel for some time now. Just a few months ago, I moved from a student dorm to an unfurnished flat with two friends, and went through the complete ordeal of furniture hunting,planning,transporting it and setting it all up.I think by the end of it all, we …

Why You Need a Kitchen Designer

Clients often ask me, "Why do I need a kitchen designer? I'm already working with an interior designer." The answer is simple: A good kitchen designer supports your architect or designer and brings in specialized knowledge of what makes a kitchen look beautiful and work well.<p><b>Understanding …

Dwell

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Home Tours

Cable Management via Lego

As an industrial designer, I love what our profession has accomplished. Every time I hold a perfectly balanced drill—go pick up a Festool TI 15, or …

Got Bread? Designing a Better Bread Box

I've got clients who love their breads—which is totally understandable, since bakers are now making some <i>great</i> loaves. But these clients face the …

Llar Fireplace

<i>Llar</i> is a minimalist outdoor fireplace that can be moved or left in a permanent location. It’s fueled by bioethanol — the most efficient fuel source …

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

Interior Design

Clever Concrete Cloud Toilet Paper Holder

Sometimes a product just stops you in your tracks. That’s what happened to me with this concrete cloud-shaped toilet paper holder. THIS THING IS …

What are the seven wonders of the world?

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World<p>The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were a collection of remarkable constructions listed by various Greek authors, including Antipater of Sidon and Philo of Byzantium. The classic list featured seven wonders located in the Eastern Mediterranean.<p>1. Great Pyramid …

Ancient History

East Coast Bike Path Will Cover 3,000 Miles From Florida to Maine

The East Coast Greenway has been in development since 1991. Twenty-five years may seem like a long time to wait for a project, but some things are …

Ergonomically-Better Boozing: byAMT Studio's InsideOut Glassware Collection

I am clumsy. I also like straight-up martinis. Problem is, the more martinis I have, the clumsier I get. So I order them in a rocks glass because I …

How to design an outdoor room

Seven steps for creating the ultimate backyard retreat<p>When faced with a bare and unappealing yard or patio, it can be hard to see the potential for creating a dynamic and inviting outdoor room. But Alec Dakers, lead designer and partner at Rainbow Valley Design and Construction, and landscape …

The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Mathematics

Dezeen's top 10 Zaha Hadid stories of all time

<b>Zaha Hadid 1950-2016:</b> with the design world still reeling from the shock of Zaha Hadid's unexpected death last week, here's a look back at 10 …

Unparalleled: How Zaha Changed Architecture

One year ago today, the news that British-Iraqi architect Dame Zaha Hadid had passed away was met with an outpouring of grief — not just from the architectural community, but from everyone who is passionate about design. Architizer’s founder Marc Kushner perfectly summarized the feelings of so many …

Sydney Opera House