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Articles about cozy finnish home would not be complete without sauna on Dwell.com - Dwell

A modern home in Finland revolves around three pillars of traditional family life: the kitchen, the fireplace, and the sauna.<p>Our July/August 2015 issue is all about home automation.<p>A modern dwelling by Brazilian design firm Atria cohesively embraces simplicity and abstraction.<p>Building on the site …

Sonoma County

Melbourne Garden Room is a blackened wood extension to a century-old Edwardian house

Australian architect Tim Angus has added a garden room to his mother's Melbourne residence using dark wooden rafters recycled from an old warehouse …

Eye-Catching Louver Panels Defining Massive Joly House in Bangkok, Thailand

Designed by <b>Stu/D/O Architects</b> for a family of four, the <b>Joly House</b> in Bangkok, Thailand is a three-level building with a total footprint of 250 square …

Concrete adds retractable stairs and gymnast's hoops to Amsterdam hotel suite

Dutch studio Concrete has kitted out the suites of an Amsterdam hotel with fittings that include retractable staircases, ceiling-mounted gymnast's …

Nobuo Araki creates simple house with overhanging eaves on Japan's largest plain

A large roof overhangs the walls of this simple wooden house on Japan's Kanto Plain, offering residents shade during hot weather and shelter from …

Sawmill House is a reclaimed-concrete home for a sculptor on an old Australian gold mine

Sculptor Benjamin Gilbert worked with architecture studio Archier to build his own family house on a former gold mine and sawmill, using reclaimed …

Architecture

giant grass builds bamboo cubby house from recycled materials

<b>giant grass builds bamboo cubby house from recycled materials</b><br>all images courtesy of giant grass<p>every kid always wants their only little getaway …

berlin micro-apartment renovated by spamroom + john paul coss

<b>berlin-based architects spamroom and john paul coss were given the challenge of sensitively updating an art nouveau micro apartment in the german</b> …

Architecture

apollo architects forms garage with an overhang in minimalistic grigio house in tokyo

<b>apollo architects forms garage with an overhang in minimalistic grigio house in tokyo</b><br>photography by masao nishikawa<p><b>shaped around the client’s love</b> …

Architecture

apollo architects enhances nord house's asymmetric ceiling with exposed timber rafters

<b>apollo architects enhances nord house’s asymmetric ceiling with exposed timber rafters</b><br>photography by masao nishikawa<p><b>taken from the idyllic designs by</b> …

Architecture

Westwind Farm, An Enviable Stone Farmhouse in Upstate New York - The Fox Is Black

The Line has a great story on Laura Ferrara and Fabio Chizzola and their amazing farm in upstate New York. Both work in fashion, Laura as a fashion …

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Shopper’s Diary: Jessica Wickham and the Art of Woodworking

Jessica Wickham is a scavenger. Dedicated to sustainable, artisanal use of natural resources, the upstate NY-based woodworker and furniture designer …

Architect Visit: Net-Zero Getaway Ranch in Northern California

In the Northern California county known as the birthplace of America’s open space movement, a net-zero cluster of buildings on a knoll celebrates the …

Little Lost Valley Cabin

A restored 700 square feet cabin in Summit Springs Ranch, Idaho. Photos by Turner & Fitch. Designed by Clark Stevens. More info. here.

Duplex Penthouse With Scandinavian Aesthetics & Industrial Elements

• 1 |<p>The ground floor of this three story penthouse includes the kitchen, dining area, and living room which carefully melt into one another, as well …

Backyard Bunkhouse, Hollywood Royal Family Edition

When actors (and hands-on remodelers) Amanda Pays and Corbin Bernsen decided to downsize to a 1949 three bedroom fixer-upper in Studio City, LA, they …

Modern Apartment Displaying an Artistic Flare by INT2 Architecture

We stumbled across this modern apartment visualized by Russian studio <b>INT2 Architecture</b> and were pleasantly surprised by its originality. Simple …

The Golden Ratio: Design’s Biggest Myth

The golden ratio is total nonsense in design. Here’s why.<p>In the world of art, architecture, and design, the golden ratio has earned a tremendous reputation. Greats like Le Corbusier and Salvador Dalí have used the number in their work. The Parthenon, the Pyramids at Giza, the paintings of …

farmhouse white

Time for some white outdoor inspiration. It’s been a while since I’ve obsessed over barns or farmhouses, so I figured a healthy dose of that today …

This 17th-Century English Barn Hides a Modern Gallery

The architects of Stonewood Design faced two challenges when building within a historic 17th-century barn in England's Cotswolds region: restore the barn and the adjacent house while respectfully installing a <b>new gallery for the homeowner's art collection</b>. First, they stripped the barn's past …

Articles about compact prefab vacation home on Dwell.com - Dwell

A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in …

Prefab Homes

Articles about glass house stunning pacific ocean views on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.<p>Eco-friendly features like solar panels and rainwater catchments keep this retreat's environmental footprint small.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the …

Architecture

Articles about madrid couple remake apartment one their childhood buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

A man and his wife make an emotional return to an apartment building he loved as a kid.<p>When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.<p>The prospect of retirement doesn’t just signal the end of a career; it offers the …

Architecture

Solar-powered POD-Idladla is a tiny flat-pack home for two that lets you live almost anywhere

If simple living means living happier, you’ll find bliss in the 186-square-foot POD-Idladla, a compact prefab home for two that can move almost …

Prefab Homes

14 Sqm Architecture Office Featuring An Internal Pipe Structure

R3Architetti first caught our eye when they designed a long and narrow shop and turned it into a loft back in 2002. Now they impressed us once more …

Architecture

The 35-Piece Ultimate Survival Kit

What's the price of safety? $9,340! Whether you're bugging out, sheltering in place, or just stocking up your bunker, these tools will help you ride out any emergency in style.<p>1. Pack the bomb-proof North Face Base Camp XL duffel with food, cash, batteries, and warm clothes, and stash it in your …

Prefab blocks used to build cafe at a modular construction factory in the Czech Republic

Chybik+Kristof Associated Architects stacked prefabricated construction modules horizontally and vertically to create this staff cafeteria at the …