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HackedPack Hammock-Backpack Now Available On Amazon

Add some R&R to your hikes, picnics or any other outdoor adventures with the HackedPack Hammock-Bakcpack in tow. The Kickstarter campaign first came …

The Internet Raised $44,000 So a Homeless Man Could Have a House

A homeless man's Internet fame brought him a new friend and now, a place of his own.<p>In March, YouTube user Magic of Rahat, a prankster and do-gooder, …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 13 on Dwell.com - Dwell

The end of the year is the perfect time to celebrate change and renewal.<p>We celebrate the architecture firms that have led the way in Dwell's online community.<p>Here are the extraordinary prefabs that made the biggest splash this year.<p>These designs are cooking with gas.<p>These are the soothing spaces …

Writing

Product of the Day: Ceramic and Wood Coffee Set by Luca Nichetto - Dwell

Juli Daoust and John Baker's groundbreaking Toronto retail space, Mjölk, opened in 2009 and introduced Ontario to design mixing Nordic traditions and Japanese aesthetics. (Check out Dwell's story on the shop, from 2011, for more.)<p>When Italian designer Luca Nichetto first visited Canada from …

Furniture

One-hand Rule

The Q Ruler is a piece of innovation that helps you measure the length of any figure. It is designed so that it can be with one hand only and …

Articles about 7 compact home tours on Dwell.com - Dwell

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>It’s not every local homes tour that merits attention beyond a city’s borders.<p>The all-American concept of the Kit Home had its heyday in the first half of the 20th century and used to be restricted to …

Silicon Valley

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …

Cliffhanger Residence in North Vancouver, Canada by Kevin Vallely Design

The Architecture of the Cliffhanger Residence.<p>The small Canadian design and architecture studio Kevin Vallely Design was entrusted with the design of …

Canada

Dear 'Daddy' in Seat 16C

Dear "Daddy,"<p>I don't know your name, but Kate called you "daddy" for the entire flight last week and you kindly never corrected her. In fact, you didn't even flinch as you could probably tell that she was not confusing you with her own "daddy," but instead making a judgment regarding your level of …

There's nothing in life quite like a great cup o' joe. Even when we travel, a good cup of coffee can be just the thing to start the day off right. But where's the best coffee house in the world? That's where you come in! Submit images of your favourite coffee shop for a chance to be featured on BBC Travel: http://bbc.in/J20MZl