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What Designers Buy At Ikea

Furniture designers from Design Within Reach, Lunar, Dror, and more tell us what they buy when they go to Ikea.<p>Through its sheer ubiquity, Ikea furniture is often categorized as a design staple, not a design luxury. In fact, if you’re anything like most people, you probably think Ikea furniture is …

This Kickstarter lets you grow a chair out of grass

The chair blends seamlessly with the ground<p>The design for Terra, a chair made out of grass, is elegantly simple — it simply consists of a cardboard frame into which you pour dirt and seeds and allow the grass to grow. Conceived by Italian designers Piergiorgio Robino and Andrea Sanna, the product …

10 Easy Pieces: The New Nordic Sofa

A lineup of notable sofas from the successors of Scandi designers such as Børge Mogensen, Carl Hansen, Hans Wegner, Finn Juhl, and Bruno Mathsson. …

Furniture

From Jean Nouvel, A Smarter Way To Put Greenery On Tall Buildings

For the last few years, “put a tree on it” seems to be the unofficial rallying cry of architects–never mind the problematic logistics behind growing plants on tall buildings. Still, firms insist on mocking up sylvan skyscrapers that may never get built as designed. Jean Nouvel, however, has …

Articles about noe valley renovation on Dwell.com - Dwell

Back by popular demand, the Dwell Home Tours series will make its way back to Silicon Valley this year.<p>Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.<p>Bay Meadows, billed as a "progressive new urban village," is starting to take shape in San …

San Francisco

Articles about 22 expert tips and tricks designing small dwellings on Dwell.com - Dwell

Of course, a little decor is great while on vacations, but it's the rigors of your day to day work routine that can benefit the...<p>Designing kids rooms can be fun, but it’s always challenging.<p>Equipped with 25 years of experience designing bathrooms, Melbourne–based GIA Bathrooms & Kitchens gives us …

New York City

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Books

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule Allows You to Live Off the Grid Anywhere in the World

Slovakia's Nice Architects recently revealed several exciting details about the Ecocapsule that will give you the opportunity to live anywhere in the world. Ecocapsule is a micro-shelter that operates off-grid by using sustainable technology such as solar power, rainwater collection and filtration, …

Off-grid

These Lego Automatically Save Your Designs As 3-D Schematics

Today, you can either build with real Lego bricks, or build in software with virtual Lego bricks. There’s still a firm line between the two, because there’s still a firm line between analog experiences and digital interfaces.<p>But now, Gravity–the same experimental studio behind this 3-D …

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West Village

Coco Reynolds’ Timber Pendant Lamps

by Chantel Tattoli<p>In the field of furniture design, lighting is often overlooked, even though the right piece can define a room just as well as any Eames chair. Case in point: the beautiful timber pendant lamp creations by Sydneysider Coco Reynolds, designed to be either permanent fixtures in your …

Threading

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Home Tours

Watch Steve Jobs demonstrate the Macintosh to the public for the first time

Steve Jobs debuted the first Macintosh computer before a packed room of shareholders on January 24th, 1984. But that wasn't the end of the story: only days later, Jobs appeared before the Boston Computer Society to show the Mac to the public for the first time. <i>Time</i> has recovered the full, 90-minute …

Inspired By Jobs

Inspired By Jobs: The Film<p>By Jobs The Film | Jobs The Film created a magazine on Flipboard. “Inspired By Jobs: The Film on Flipboard” is available …

Google Working on a Set-Top Box with a Camera and a Motion Sensor

On the heels of the unveiling of Google’s new Chromecast TV dongle, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the company is developing a more feature-rich set-top box that would include a video camera for Hangouts and a motion sensor.<p>According to the newspaper’s sources, a prototype of the device …