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The 20 Most Beautiful Kitchen Ideas

These stunning spaces could convince anyone to become a home cook.<p>From splashy modernism to classic industrialism, the styles in these kitchens turn up the heat (lighting the stove not required).

Kitchens

Where I Work: Jamie Bush

Jamie Bush is a Los Angeles-based designer running his own interior design firm, Jamie Bush & Co., which he started in 2002. The New York born Bush …

Minimalist Aquariums Filled With 3D Printed Flora by Designer Haruka Misawa | Colossal

<p>Designer and founder of Misawa Design Institute, Haruka Misawa (previously), has designed a series of minimal aquariums titled “Waterscapes” that …

Explore London’s Art Deco Architecture with New Map of City’s Best Buildings

Gad about town and discover dozens of the city's most stylish, streamlined structures with this handy guide<p>Amid the quirky towers and classic architecture spread across London, glitzy examples from the Art Deco age abound—if you know where to find them.<p>Thankfully, Art Deco fans in the U.K. capital …

11 Daring Design Gambles that Definitely Paid Off

When it comes to design, restraint and moderation are generally considered to be good guiding principles. It's easy to get carried away and wind up …

Interior Design

How to heal your gut with great food

<i>Seven years ago Lee Holmes deteriorated to the point she couldn’t get out of bed. Then she created a toxin-free, good-bacteria-friendly diet, and her health returned.</i><p>'I’ve just taught a yoga class and am about to have a bowl of saffron and white-bean soup for dinner,’ Lee Holmes tells me over the …

Wellness

Earthly and Ethereal: An Apartment Makeover by Studio Oink

This apartment belongs to a fashion designer and a priest (you can chew on that, but the owners insist on anonymity). Here’s what we know: They live …

Interior Design

12 Gallery Wall Styles for Any Space

Give your walls some love<p>A gallery wall is a great way to display an art collection, and there are a number of ways to go about it, ranging from …

Home Decorating

Graphic Design From Around the World: Scandinavian Design

<i>Different regions around the world offer different takes on almost anything.</i> Food, fashion, beliefs — you name it. People from all over the world …

Graphic Design

The French Collection: Art Dealer Yvon Lambert Opens Up His Home

Even if you’re armed with a precise address and step-by-step directions, it’s hard to know for sure whether you’ve in fact arrived at Yvon Lambert’s home in Avignon, France. The tall iron gate in front of the traditional Provençal house is not marked, and there’s no buzzer in sight. From my car, I …

These sculptural vases are designed to use an old plastic bottle inside them

Designer Libero Rutilo of DesignLibero, has created a unique way to give life back to used plastic water bottles.<p>His idea was to create a 3D printed …

Former German Graffiti Artist Creates Self-Reflective Abstract Paintings

A look at the intimate abstract work of SatOne.<p>Luminous abstract paintings from German artist Rafael Gerlach, a.k.a. SatOne, will be popping up at Paris-based art venue, Galerie Openspace, this April, for a solo exhibition, entitled, <i>Key Stimulus</i>. Born in Venezuela, SatOne got his start making …

Art
Architecture

8 Examples Of Churches That Have Been Converted Into Contemporary Homes

We’ve been seeing more and more churches that are being transformed into family homes. Here are 8 examples of church to home conversions.<p>1. This …

How to Create a Healthy and Relaxing Home Office

If you work from home regularly or love to freelance, then working from home is an all-too-common affair, and most of us tend to find any nook or …

Interior Design

With beautiful gallery wall, this foyer makes an entrance

DOOR<p>To create immediate impact, Amanda Reid of Boston-based Mandarina Interior Design Studio chose Serape by Sherwin-Williams for this Chestnut Hill …

Alexander Lervik's Bikupa watch features a perforated metal face

<b>Stockholm 2016:</b> a circular case punched with a grid of hexagonal holes covers the face of this watch by Swedish designer Alexander Lervik (+ …

15 Design Trends From the '90s We're Totally Digging Right Now

This week's highly anticipated Netflix release of the new original series <i>Fuller House</i> — a revamp of my all time favorite sitcom, <i>Full House</i> — has me …

Articles about brass everywhere classical meets modern flat london on Dwell.com - Dwell

On an 18th-century farmstead in rural Sweden, two Copenhagen designers handcraft a summerhouse that seamlessly melds the modern...<p>Set amidst rolling hills in the 900-year old village of Castiglioncello del Trinoro, in the Tuscany’s Val d'Orcia region is a...<p>Historic mosaic tiles inspired this …

Architecture

Meticulously-Stitched Embroideries Sculpt Fuzzy Woodland Creatures with Thread

Illustrator Chloe Giordano embroiders miniaturized animals that are so thickly sewn, they take on a sculptural appearance. Her compositions consist of layers of fine, thin threads and, together, these meticulously-stitched marks visually blend color together like a pointillist painting. At the same …

Sewing

Articles about indoor outdoor house looks completely unfinished and thats point on Dwell.com - Dwell

A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting.<p>Peek inside Argentinean architect and furniture designer Alejandro Sticotti's indoor-outdoor bedroom in his cozy and modern...<p>If you think teak looks great outside, just wait until you see it shine …

Architecture

Another Smart Renovation

From the point of view of sustainability, sometimes renovation makes more sense than tearing down and building from scratch. Especially in densely …

Architecture

These recycled 'pasture' rugs bring nature's textures into the home

For most people, carpets and rugs are utilitarian things -- soft under the feet and great for warming up cold floors. For artist Alexandra …

Buenos Aires

Once a Church, Now a Seriously Luxurious Living Space

The transformation is unbelievable.<p>If you walked into a certain luxury living unit in the charming town of Narberth, Philadelphia, you would never know that it was once the site of the local United Methodist Church, but you'd definitely get the sense that you were in a sacred space.<p>Built in 1929, …

London's best new house extensions revealed in Don't Move, Improve! 2016 awards

A south London residence updated with new living spaces, custom-built furniture and a two-storey lightwell has been named winner in a competition to …

Edvard Munch

Sprawling Home in Scotland Integrates 18th-Century Ruins

<b>The White House</b> by <b>WT Architecture</b> is on Scotland’s Isle of Coll. The original stone house was built in the mid-1700s and was abandoned in the …