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A Comfortable Patio with a Sharp Design

In coastal Norway, a guesthouse serves as a sculptural refuge.<p>Steinar Jørgensen had been living comfortably in a house on a two-acre lot in Slåttevik, Norway, but he was missing an outdoor space where he could enjoy his property on sunny, temperate days. And then there was the matter of his four …

Outdoor Spaces

Tom Dixon Launches New Office Line of Furniture and Products

"Versatile, hardwearing and functional"<p>"A more domestic, more human aesthetic," says Tom Dixon, "is fast becoming the required backdrop for the newly …

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<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The school offers courses to children aged 6 to 14 years, focusing on professions which are growing in …

16 Genius Recipes to Use Leftover Garlic

You recently bought garlic in bulk with big plans for a week of easy sheet pan dinners. Sadly, plans don’t always work out. You’ve had an incredibly busy week with no time for cooking, and now the garlic’s going to go bad. Hold up! If you can cook just a few meals before the start of next week, you …

Articles about 9 epic outdoor hangouts on Dwell.com - Dwell

With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Lighting circumscribes a space, and therefore how we interpret ourself within that space.<p>The good folks at Epic Software are building a video production studio out of old …

Prefab Homes

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Comprised of four modules arranged around a central courtyard, this home is a fresh take on the casa de fin de semana.<p>Using local materials and building methods, a London-based firm crafts a serene home in South Africa.<p>This soaring Lake Tahoe abode constantly references its sylvan setting, from the …

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Warm, repurposed building materials are favored in this savvy renovation by MARK + VIVI.<p>After suffering years of neglect, a historic home is brought back to life with a fresh new look to match its vibrant, hip...<p>A clever design team recasts a cramped home as an open, contemporary …

Architecture

Cover Your Outdoor Space With Shade Sails

Steve and I were looking for an outdoor patio cover that was a little different, and that didn’t require major construction either. We found it in …

Articles about shelf life on Dwell.com - Dwell

Though he appears to live alone, this graphically inclined Parisian commissioned an apartment that deftly houses his many...<p>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 …

San Francisco

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Design

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A house designed to be part of the landscape is at home among the trees in Venice, California.<p>Humble in size but big on seaside views and low-key vibes, the beach bungalow is a classic staple of beachside culture across the...<p>As a buzzing seaside town known for its bohemian spirit, lively …

Lofts

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For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was less about high-tech gizmos than learning to truly love the land.<p>Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for progressive modern living.<p>A director and professor at Auburn’s acclaimed architectural …

Architecture

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Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for progressive modern living.<p>Inspired by their clients’ bold art collection, a pair of architects designs a Hamptons vacation house that subverts tradition.<p>A budget home embraces custom details fit for a …

Architecture

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Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, industrial-inspired lighting that won't break the bank.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative …

San Francisco

Articles about 7 backyard escapes and retreats we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes …

San Francisco

David Alan Harvey About His Photography Journey – A Must Watch Interview

In this Video Legendary Photographer David Alan Harvey taking about his photography journey. David born on June 6, 1944 in United States of America. …

Outdated Toronto Loft Gets Modernized With Industrial Touches

Fed up with all the beige walls and orange-hued wood, the owners of this small loft located in Toronto decided it was time for a change so they asked …

Frames 2.0: A Bookcase or a Room Divider

12 wooden frames that are sized to fit within each other, come apart to create a freestanding bookcase or room divider. The components of Frames 2.0, …

Articles about color drenched brooklyn brownstone on Dwell.com - Dwell

How do you make a Brooklyn brownstone more sustainable? First, get rid of the brownstone.<p>"I've personally always been so drawn to color," Van Dusen says. "And I'm, like, why? Why am I just like obsessed with this thing?<p>After a total renovation, a historic home becomes a modern masterpiece while …

San Francisco

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It’s the height of summer, and a lot of us city folk are starting to feel a bit cooped up. We’re told this affliction is commonly...<p>A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.<p>Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind Ocooch Mountains...<p>In 1845, …

Architecture

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Calling all architects: You are invited to submit a home for consideration for the 2014 Dwell Los Angeles Home Tours.<p>Edmonton architect Vivian Manasc’s 19th-story rooftop penthouse is a bright spot—and a model green building—in a city where...<p>Green prefab homebuilding company Blu Homes announces …

Los Angeles

Articles about how make your tiny yard feel spacious on Dwell.com - Dwell

We can’t change the size of our backyard, but there are many simple ways to make your outdoor space feel larger than it is....<p>Just because your kitchen is on the smaller side doesn’t mean you can’t make it as efficient and effective as possible.<p>Creating a space worthy of an Instagram is one thing …

Small Spaces

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For Katie and Scott McDonald, moving into a Rhode Island family home meant recasting the previously renovated house as a...<p>"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t as bad as yesterday’s." That's a juicy pull-quote from "The Glass...<p>Architecture is the latest field to feel the …

American Cities

Material Matters: A Handy Wood Durability Chart

Our entries on the types of wood used for boardwalks might have you wondering: What types of wood are more durable than others?<p>You may recall that in …

Filipino Domestic Worker Earns Prestigious Magnum Fellowship for Her Photography

For the past 10 years, 27-year-old Xyza Cruz Bacani has been working as a domestic worker for a wealthy Chinese family in Hong Kong. On her days off, …

Articles about 5 comfortable decks on Dwell.com - Dwell

Better your home's indoor/outdoor connection with one of these DIY deck kits.<p>Aldo Cibic, Yves Behar, Kelly Wearstler, Marcel Wanders, and Johanna Grawunder discuss their earliest design memories, favorite...<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a …

Palm Springs