Catherine Birmingham

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2013 Range Rover Supercharged First Test

Suit, Tie, and Gore-Tex Boots.<p>“So, I’ve been getting a massage this whole time,” says a smiling Jonny Lieberman. I’m riding shotgun, and for the last 15 minutes have been trying desperately to keep a GoPro Hero3 in focus. The supple leather multi-function seats coddling our glutes belong to a …

August Smart Lock Turns Your Phone Into House Keys

The August Smart Lock is a new lock and access system, designed by Yves Behar’s fuseproject in partnership with Jason Johnson, that will change the …

Home Automation

12 Luxurious Outdoor Showers

Anyone can rig a nozzle up on the side of the shed, controlled by the garden hose spigot. And then there are the simple rinse off spots for a beach …

Porcelain as Paper: Reticence by Clare Conway

United States-born, Ireland-based artist Clare Conway turns porcelain paper clay into gravity defying sculptures that look like real paper. The …

“Squishy” Chairs by New Colony Furniture

“Squishy” is the best way that I can describe these chairs by Annie Evelyn of Brooklyn-based company New Colony Furniture. We first stumbled on one …

PANTONE UNIVERSE Paint Collection by Valspar

Global color authority Pantone partnered with Valspar paint to bring a new line of paint exclusively to Lowe’s called PANTONE UNIVERSE Paint …

Old World Meets Modern-Day: The NoMad Hotel

If you’re not going at Christmas time, spring is the season to take on Manhattan. There’s no shortage of spectacular hotels, but there’s always room …

Dining Rooms

Organize Your Books Like File Folders: TAB Bookcase by EJ Pak

Korean designer EJ Pak set out to bring a little organization to something that’s typically cluttered with the TAB bookcase. The bookcase comes with …

The 21 Coolest Things Ever Made Out Of Lego

And by "coolest," I mean "nerdiest."

Articles about get room romantic modern design on Dwell.com - Dwell

From Rec Room to Tech...<p>The online design platform Decorist connects users who want to refresh their space with Dwell-approved professionals.<p>Watch an incredible time-lapse video of the show floor being set up.<p>This Wednesday evening, as part of Dwell and New York magazine's full plate of design …

Music Festivals

Articles about kickstarter week grown garden state on Dwell.com - Dwell

You might consider New Jersey the Edsel of the mid-Atlantic, but illustrator Michael Mulvey is a proud son of the Garden State...<p>A pair of industrial designers mines their prospective audience to drum up funding for a simple yet genius kitchen product.<p>Faced with tens of thousands of characters, …

Articles about 7 rooms view on Dwell.com - Dwell

Many of us are guilty of thinking of laundry rooms as unremarkable or unattractive parts of our home that don't require much...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision …

Articles about design shop we love future perfect sf on Dwell.com - Dwell

When David Alhadeff opened The Future Perfect in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in 2003, he made it his mission to showcase new and...<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of their current favorites.<p>Marcel Breuer’s Wassily chair, the Eames lounge …

Graphic Designer Dad Illustrates His Kids’ Lunch Bags Almost Every Day Since 2008 | Colossal

<p>Graphic designer and competitor for Best Dad Ever David LaFerriere has been drawing illustrations on his children’s sandwich bags since 2008. Lucky …

Listen To Lana Del Rey's Tragic New Song From 'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack

In the single that just hit the web, Del Ray croons, "Will you still love me when I'm no longer young and beautiful? Will you still love me when I got nothing but my aching soul?"<p>The film's soundtrack — executive produced by Jay-Z — features new music from Will.i.am, Beyonce, The xx, Florence & the …

Fifty Street Artists Descend on Condemned Parisian Nightclub ‘Les Bains’ | Colossal

<p>Built as a municipal bathhouse in the late 19th century, Les Bains-Douches would eventually become one of the hottest night clubs in Paris known …

Photos: Audrey Hepburn’s Roman Street Style

From outdoor cafés to sporty convertibles, the Roman sites and scenes frequented by Audrey Hepburn, resident of the Eternal City.

Articles about more natural life on Dwell.com - Dwell

Curators in Rotterdam present an exhibition that questions the often unsettling future of technology as a constant presence from...<p>Wiet Hekking’s specialty shop in the heart of Amsterdam displays the best of bent-ply furniture, past and present.<p>A devastating accident could have made Murray Siple a …

Product Spotlight: Sketchbooks by Makr

A good sketchbook journal is always by your side, ready to take any notes and documentations of all sorts. Ready to set all hearts aflutter, Florida-based Makr Carry Goods has just released their soon to be must-haves into the wild today.<p>Available for pre-order at $38 each here.

Chicago's Green Mile

Chicago bills a one-and-a-half-mile-long stretch of Cermak Road as "the greenest street in America," a surprising characterization considering it was once one of the grittiest industrial thoroughfares in the city. Now, it acts as a valuable learning and teaching tool about how streetscapes can play …

Articles about second look henry wilson on Dwell.com - Dwell

If 28-year-old Henry Wilson were not a designer, he would be a skipper.<p>With House 2.0, architect Pieter Weijnen demonstrates the exponential rate at which green design is advancing.<p>For Paul and Shoko Shozi, a pair of retiring Angelenos, the goal was to shut out the neighborhood but bring in the …

San Francisco

home sweet @sfgirlbybay home for the next 3 days! lots of wine and laughing in our future right here at this table.

Quaint little sidewalk cafe on the island of Mykonos, Greece via bluepueblo.tumblr.com (j)

A Different Kind of 3D-Printed Music, by Rickard Dahlstrand

Earlier this year, we had took a look (and listen) at Amanda Ghassaei's 3D-printed 33's. I suppose it's no coincidence that the muffled but …

20 Brilliant Bookshelves for Modern Bookworms

As the famous saying goes, <i>I like big books and I cannot lie</i>. Even though we may take in most of our reading via an iPad or Kindle these days, we are still bookworms at heart. The warmth and character of a well-worn or brand new book is hard to beat. But those books of yours need a good home. Here …

Small Spaces