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Articles about 8-modern-desks-we-love on Dwell.com - Dwell

This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in …

Lofts

Innovative Chinese Company Assembles 3D-Printed Modular Home in Just Three Hours

Thanks to new 3D printing technology, an entire house can now be built in less than three hours, as demonstrated by Chinese company Zhuoda Group. Last week, in front of an audience of journalists and curious bystanders in Xi'ann, construction workers used a crane to stack six 100-kilogram units on …

Articles about 8 space saving hacks small kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small-space decorating can be a challenge—few people know this better than Manhattanites.<p>Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>Designed specifically for compact living, Bosch's line of 24" appliances fits seamlessly into the modern kitchen and laundry room.<p>As we wrap up …

Small Spaces

Best Fonts 2015 – List of Best Font Releases

A great collection of best fonts from 2015!Over the half of 2015 is already done. It’s time to look back to show you the best fonts of 2015. All …

Frankfurter Brett Kitchen Workbench for More Organized Kitchen

Say good bye to dirty and cluttered kitchen, <b>Frankfurter Brett Kitchen Workbench</b> offers you a great solution through its design. It’s a modern cutting …

Articles about 6 clean modern kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>The right workspace can transform your creative life. Dwell puts six desks to the test.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's April 2015 issue.<p>Hailing from Burgundy, France, chef and …

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Visually Arresting GIFs and Next-Level Cinemagraphs

It was on the photography-based PetaPixel website that I first heard of what are called cinemagraphs. While cinemagraphs are uploaded as GIFs, in …

This Shelf Automatically Waters Your Plants

Far too many thirsty plants die from the neglect of their distracted owners. To spare both plant lives and human hassle, Amsterdam-based startup Pikaplant has designed a shelf that automatically waters flowers, perennials, and ferns, so you don’t have to.<p>The steel frame of this low-maintenance …

Making the Most of Wall Space, Part 2

We've talked about using the walls to keep papers close at hand, and to store knives—but walls can be used to store all sorts of odds and ends.<p>One …

Astonishing Stretchable Paper Sculptures Appear to Be Made of Stone

At first glance the sculptures constructed by artist Li Hongbo appear to be chiseled out of stone, but once manipulated and pulled, they reveal the use of a different medium. Once the viewer uncovers that the sculpture can not only move, but stretch, spread, twist, bend, and contract, the pieces …

Formwork Desk Accessories by Industrial Facility for Herman Miller

Sam Hecht and Kim Colin, of Industrial Facility, designed a stackable collection of desk accessories for Herman Miller called Formwork. The modular …

The Art of The Perfect Boiled Egg - The Fox Is Black

There’s nothing simpler than boiling an egg, but perfecting it is a whole other story. Bon Appetit put together a handy guide to boiling an egg to …

Mesmerizing Studio Visits with Five South Korean Master Ceramicists | Colossal

<p>Icheon Ceramics Village in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, is home to over 300 ceramics studios where artists use traditional techniques to produce …

Beautiful Beer Foamer Elevates Craft Beer To Craft Cocktail

A splash of salt. A grain of rice. The perfect pour. All of these methods are entirely capable of foaming a beer on their own. But Norm Architects has another idea called the Beer Foamer, for Menu. It’s an elegant, battery operated, copper-plated mixer that takes a few tablespoons of beer and whips …

Clothespin Pocket Pistol

When my father was a child he used to sit on the kitchen floor with my grandmother and they would modify matchsticks to become tiny rockets. They would shoot them inside and leave tiny scorch marks on the walls. Grant Thompson, the self-proclaimed “King of Random,” has compiled a fantastic project …

Pitch Perfect

Hammering pins into the ground for pitching the tent is a big hassle during camping. It can be difficult and dangerous. ’45 degree PIN-DOWN’ allows …

Smiley Face Screws by Yuma Kano | Colossal

<p>The next time you grab the toolbox for a quick home improvement project, forget boring old flat or Phillips head screws, these happiness-inducing …

Beautiful Desk Accessories Inspired By Rock Formations

To create the Babylon line of desk gadgets, Samuel Wilkinson looked for inspiration outside the industrial design industry. “We often look at nature to try and find interesting features and textures that we could interpret for a new object,” says Wilkinson, who has incorporated nature into his …

A New Line Of Steampunk-Inspired Accessories From Tom Dixon

Last year, around this time, Tom Dixon released a retro-styled line of home accessories called Eclectic. True to the name, the curious collection was intended for “the eccentric collector’s cabinet, the modern architect’s table, and the British tearoom trolley.”<p>Last week the British designer rolled …

The Dapper Dustpan

When you think of a dustpan and broom, chances are you imagine a flimsy, plastic, unsightly object that you hide as far back in the closet as …

Incredible Timelapse Videos Illustrate Birds in Motion

Through amazing digital editing techniques, American artist and professor Dennis Hlynsky turns an average video of flying birds into a surreal experience of shapes forming overhead. The Rhode Island-based artist first films the movements of various animals that swim, crawl, and fly in spectacular …

Tangible Light – RIMA Lamp Allows You to Interact with Your Desk Lamp

<b>Rima Lamp</b> features minimalist and clean lines, slender shapes with exquisite materials. It’s a desk lamp that combines smart design and state-of-the …

Stir Kinetic Desk Keeps You Fit and Energized Throughout The Day

<b>Stir Kinetic Desk</b> is a beautiful desk to look at and literally moves you to keep you fit and energized throughout your day. You can go from a seated …

Forum Frenzy: Interview Tips for Young Designers

Preparing for an interview can be daunting. Even more so if you are a fresh grad going on your first round of professional interviews. Daniel Teng …

Some Awesome People Who Use Squarespace

Most of us who run small businesses, whether you’re an artist, designer, maker, indie retailer, or whatever—you know how much work it is just to keep …

Rouleaux: Anastassia Elias’ Book of Toilet Paper Roll Sculptures | Colossal

<p>If you’ve visited any art or design blog over the last few years you’ve almost certainly run into the artwork of Anastassia Elias who made waves in …

Western Washington University x Anvil Studios' 'Social Wearable eHealth' Senior I.D. Studio

<i>From L to R: Communication, Bonding, Air Quality</i><p><i>This past spring semester, Western Washington University's Industrial Design department teamed up</i> …

Forever Rule!

There is always going to be a limit to the length of a ruler, unless something clever comes our way. The Consistent-motion Ruler is clever and …