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Solar cycle path: the world's greenest commute?

The world’s first solar cycle lane has been unveiled in The Netherlands.<p>The 100-metre path, located just north of Amsterdam, is designed to absorb energy from the sun and turn it into electricity, in the same manner as solar panels on roofs.<p>Its solar cells have been covered in a heavy-duty glass - …

United front: breasts without the airbrush

The shocking thing about Laura Dodsworth’s pictures of 100 women’s breasts isn’t the flesh on show, or the many shapes and sizes, but the realisation that images of unairbrushed, non-uniform breasts seem to be so rare. “We see images of breasts everywhere,” says the 41-year-old photographer, “but …

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8 Ethical Fashion Brands for Kids

Ethical fashion brands for kids are essentially marketed toward the values of the parents. Some of these social businesses attempt to educate …

How Nike ran with the notion of environmental sustainability

Glass Pavilions Celebrate Korea’s Traditional Tea Culture

South Korean studio Mass Studies designed a series of spectacular new buildings for the O'Sulloc Tea Museum, an exhibition center dedicated to the history of Korea's traditional tea culture. Located at the Seogwang Dawon tea plantation on Jeju Island, the pavilions have large floor-to-ceiling …

Violent video games for kids have a surprising upside

Eyes gazing straight ahead, backs caved, thumbs ceaselessly mashing buttons: It's a sight to make any parent cringe. Especially when the game involves rapid gunfire, throat-slitting, body-splitting and other gruesome acts.<p>The drawbacks of gaming are well known. Studies have linked video games to …

Who's Responsible for Frozen Pipes in a Rental Apartment?

(Image credit: Iakov Filimonov/Shutterstock)<p>The landlord-tenant relationship is sometimes a complicated one. Some renters take a lot of care and …

Real Estate

Sculptural Portable House Covered in Closable Panels

At first glance, this small structure in an archetypal house shape doesn’t look very inviting. Covered in cement board panels and entirely closed up, …

Portable

23 Delicious Dips For A Veggie Platter

Because store-bought hummus is for alone time, not your holiday party.

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How To Put Together A Great Cheese Plate At A Regular Supermarket

You don’t have to serve Kraft singles at a party just because you didn't go to a fancy cheese shop. There is another way.<p>If you are standing in a nice cheese shop, putting together a delicious cheese plate for a party is a very easy two-step process: Ask the salesperson for recommendations and buy …

2013 Holiday Gift Guides (& Sweepstakes!)

30 Unique Bathroom Ideas to Steal

Boring isn't in our vocabulary.<p>Functional doesn't <i>have</i> to mean boring. These unusual bathrooms feature creative designs and memorable details. For even more inspiration, check out 100+ genius bathroom ideas.

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Sculptural Skull Armchair Fit for an Evil Genius

<i>Skull Armchair</i> is an ominously powerful looking piece of furniture by French designer Harold Sangouard, aka Harow, that seems fit for anyone interested in comfort as they plot sinister moves. Like something straight out of a movie or video game or perhaps a Bond villain's elaborate lair, the onyx …

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Articles about abandoned factories modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple embarks on a new life together by establishing a homestead on a dilapidated lot in a buzzworthy corner of San...<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>After a devastating fire, …

Architecture

Orange and Ginger Spiced Cranberry Sauce

Orange and Ginger Spiced Cranberry Sauce<p>Yield: 2 cups<p>Prep Time: 5 minutes<p>Cook Time: 20 minutes<p>Total Time: 25 minutes<p><i>Homemade cranberry sauce is crazy</i> …

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Girl Behind the Brand: Kate Ciepluch

Go inside Kate Ciepluch's rustic meets luxe TriBeCa apartment and see the unique pieces that add up to her particular style.<p>Kate Ciepluch was once known as the girl behind the Shopbop brand, but ventured out on her own after nearly a decade with the e-commerce site to launch Laveer, a label focused …

Articles about city and grid 1 on Dwell.com - Dwell

John Briscella, a Philadelphian now earning his Masters in "Urban Strategies" in Vienna—surely one of the most interesting degree...<p>Or is one house better than two? For Santa Monica–based architect Jesse Bornstein and his family, both are true.<p>After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design …

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A 100-Year-Old Hollywood Farmhouse Goes Modern With a Neutral Palette and Mirrors Everywhere

A house with a neutral palette and a lot of shine.<p>Designer Tobi Tobin updated her Hollywood Hills cottage with mirrors, a neutral palette with pops of high-gloss black, and strong wallpaper. The result is a modern design with a lot of shine. Read the interview with the designer.

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Before & After: A French-Inflected Townhouse Renovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Steal This Look: A Loft Bedroom with Colorful Accents …

Sustainable House Integrates a Roof Terrace by Chris Pardo Design: Elemental Architecture

<b>Wren House</b> is a sustainable house, a residential project designed and completed by Chris Pardo Design: Elemental Architecture in Missoula, Montana. …

Charming Swedish Apartment Exhibiting an Original Floor Plan

It is difficult not to fall for the design creativity and layout this contemporary Swedish apartment puts on display! Located in Gothenburg, Sweden, …

Articles about true value on Dwell.com - Dwell

Flanking a gritty, humming stretch of Colfax Avenue, a Studiotrope-designed building weaves cultural influences into a community...<p>A 450-square-foot apartment in the Upper West Side needed to accommodate the resident’s working, entertaining, and resting needs,...<p>Dwell Creative Director Kyle Blue …

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Articles about 6 small kitchens big style on Dwell.com - Dwell

The exhibition "Small Scale, Big Change" opens at the Museum of Modern Art in New York this Sunday.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron walks us through Dwell's November 2016 issue.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and …

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Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Prefab Homes

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

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