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How to Turn a Nook Into an Office Without Even Buying a Desk

There are "home offices"—those indulgent allocations of space by homeowners with <i>extra</i> extra bedrooms—and then there are desks that you somehow find a space for in your home, a humbler varietal. The latter is a careful art: Squeezing a tiny desk in beside your bed is at first a win, but the piece …

Home Offices

10 Modern Barn Door Ideas That Make a Bold Statement

Barn doors traditionally have been reserved for rustic or country-style decor. But the latest barn door hardware has greatly improved in design …

A Modest Box-Covered Victorian Becomes a Modern Residence

Baran Studio Architecture took on the Burnett project that involved an existing Victorian house that had been hidden by a simple white box. The …

Wood adds warmth to any space while remaining modern and fresh.

Photographer Renovates Rustic London Retreat

Photographer Mike Penn purchased this London property with the idea of transforming it from a commercial office space to a modern family home with a …

Interior Design

Vacation Home Spotlights Swedish Sauna Ritual

<b>Wingårdhs Architects</b> converted an old farm in southern Sweden into a vacation home for a family from nearby Malmo. The original farm buildings — cow …

Wood Warms Modern Mexico Apartment in Unexpectedly Creative Ways

Completed by <b>Kababie Architects</b> in Mexico City, <b>Apartment KG</b> is a contemporary home defined by an original design scheme. Its uniqueness comes from an …

Kitchen Knife Storage Gets Interesting

Going beyond the basic knife block<p>Knife storage can be a challenge for many home cooks. Since I last wrote about knife blocks and wall racks back in …

Choose Your Own Dinner Table With Floyd’s Utility Legs

Floyd’s table legs were a hit immediately upon release last year, as they allowed anyone to add a bit of industrial chic to their home, using whatever flat surface they wanted as a desk or a table. But the only downside was that they weren’t designed for heavy use. With the introduction of the …

Stelton Theo Slow Brew Coffee Maker

Sometimes you need coffee immediately. That's what coffee shops are for. When you're ready to savor a cup, grab the Stelton Theo Slow Brew Coffee …

Timber Slatted Mezzanine as Highlight for Code Black Cafe in Melbourne

Once a mechanics workshop in North Melbourne, Australia, this vibrant venue is currently known as <b>Code Black Cafe</b>, a place encouraging relaxation and …

Architecture

Architizer

Scorpions Retreat Infused with Cycladic Details in Mykonos. Greece

Located on the picturesque island of Mykonos, Greece, <b>Scorpios</b> by Michael Schickinger of <b>Lambs&Lions</b> is an exclusive getaway that celebrates beach …

Beautiful Baby Nursery Ideas That Design-Conscious Adults Will Absolutely Love

With all the options and nursery design trends available, a baby’s nursery no longer has to be a traditional, pastel-colored affair. If you love …

Roccbox Outdoor Oven

Highly portable yet surprisingly spacious, the Roccbox Outdoor Oven is ideal for the on-the-go chef. Its body is made from multiple layers of …

Uuni 2 Pizza Oven

Designed for tabletop use and powered by energy-dense wood pellets, the Uuni 2 Pizza Oven is an affordable alternative to traditional outdoor …

Managing Micro Spaces: Space-Saving Room in a Room

How do you make a space that’s the size of an average bedroom accommodate an entire apartment? If there’s vertical space available, the answer is …

Glass and Wooden Volumes Highlighting a Fresh Landscape: Bray’s Island Residence

The <b>Bray’s Island SC Modern II Residence</b> by <b>SBCH Architects</b> is located in Brays Island Plantation, a private country club in Sheldon, South Carolina, …

Loft Bed Staircases And Designs With Various Functionalities

Loft beds may be a little difficult to integrate in a design but they offer more than just extra space. They come with a range of benefits and …

Gear Tie Dockable

Most gear and tools can be hang on standard peg racks, but more than often we come across a piece of odd-sized gear, tools, and equipment that are …

acaia: The Minimalist Coffee Brewing Scale

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Recommended: Giro Proof Shoe Covers

Stretchy Neoprene covers keep your toes warm and dry<p><i>It’s like a wetsuit for your foot,</i> I thought the first time I pulled on these winter shoe covers. Constructed of super-stretchy neoprene, the Proofs remind me of my scuba diving gear. Unlike less-elastic fabric covers, the neoprene easily …

Articles about 5 modern headboard ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>We've come a long way since the clawfoot.<p>There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the …

Outdoors

Whiskey Minus The Rocks

You already know it cause you taste the difference every time, beverages with a ton of ice get diluted quick and taste drab. The Chilling Sipstick is …

The Best Running Gloves of Winter 2018

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: SmartWool PhD Insulated …

Guy Shows How To Make Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin

As high-tech and alien as this glow-in-the-dark table might seem, it can actually be made right at home! All you need is a few planks of Pecky …

Holiday Retreat in South Africa Maximizing Exquisite Views: Silver Bay Residence by SAOTA

<b>SAOTA, Antoni Associates & OKHA</b> completed the design and development of <b>Silver Bay Residence</b>, an impressive holiday retreat for a young family. The …

Back to the Drawing Board

Optic is a peripheral addition to any workspace that both novice and seasoned designers in a variety of fields will appreciate. The portable tracing …