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Articles about if eichler designed house today what it might look on Dwell.com - Dwell

For our March interiors issue, currently on newsstands, we looked at superbly-designed rooms from all over the world.<p>Are you looking for the best Lakeside property for sale? It is not difficult to see your attraction to these areas.<p>One company channels the famed midcentury developer in its line of …

Articles about 7 toasty winter cabins on Dwell.com - Dwell

Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>There’s room for you and everyone you know at this …

The "Pyramid Of Conservation" Is A Terrific Tool For Figuring Out Where To Start To Green Your Home

<i>Click on image to enlarge</i><p>For years at Planet Green we have been hammering away at what one should do first to green their house, how you should go …

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You can learn to be creative, if you’re willing to embarrass yourself

In 1666, one of the most influential scientists in history was strolling through a garden when he was struck with a flash of creative brilliance that would change the world.<p>While standing under the shade of an apple tree, Sir Isaac Newton saw an apple fall to the ground. “Why should that apple …

Articles about 8 kitchen and bath design ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

2017 is promising to be an exciting year.<p>The most intensely used rooms in the house depend on good plumbing, ventilation, and electrical systems, and contain the highest...<p>The kitchen has evolved from a closed-off satellite to the most open, doted-upon room in the house—and repository of our …

How a California real estate developer helped create Apple as we know it

With an innovative architectural style that brought elegant living to the masses, real estate developer Joseph Eichler left an indelible mark on California in the 1960s.<p>His beautifully simple blueprints also had an undeniable impact on Apple’s co-founders — although Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs …

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Articles about row 25th affordable housing development houston on Dwell.com - Dwell

By taking advantage of economies of scale, a Houston native and a pair of mod-minded developers team up to create nine affordable...<p>Spanish rug and textile designer Nani Marquina, whose idyllic Ibiza weekend house we featured in Dwell's July/August 2012...<p>Inside the shell of the Oyster House …

Articles about renovated midcentury home austin doubles square footage on Dwell.com - Dwell

A 1960s home with an unusual awning gets upgraded with 21st-century conveniences while maintaining its Austin street cred.<p>With the goals of improving storage and flow in their midcentury home, two Austin residents hired Rick and Cindy Black Architects...<p>From the outside, you would never know this …

Bon Voyage: 28 Travel Gifts for the Jetsetter

The HOLIDAZE have arrived. With just two (yes, two) weeks ’til Christmas, we’ve gone into full-on elf mode here at Brit + Co, rounding up all the latest and greatest gift ideas. And since you’re bound to have a few globetrotters on your holiday gift list, we’ve put together the ultimate jetsetter …

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Articles about unfortunate shed modernist home becomes cozy guesthouse on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dekleva Gregorič Architects turned a former utility building into a stylish, self-sufficient home with a downstairs living space...<p>A new basement level and three bright, cedar-lined courtyards turn a shed into a sun-drenched home.<p>Modernist beach homes offer more than just close proximity to the …

Articles about 26 books you need read if you love design on Dwell.com - Dwell

The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.<p>Even with ample lot size, one Boulder couple opted to go small with their new home.<p>We’ve all seen interior design that almost brings us to the point of being ill. Maybe bad design does cause allergic reactions?<p>Dwell.com is never short of informative, …

The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Editors’ Picks: 10 Favorite Sources for Bargain Vintage Furniture

Here at Remodelista we’ve participated in our share of eBay auctions. We’ve also have been known to obsessively check the local Craigslist listings …

Warning: This New App Is Seriously Addictive

Morpholio Board is democratizing the design process by giving enthusiasts access to the same mobile resources and tools that professionals use.<p><i>Morpholio Apps</i><p>Mood boards have long been an essential part of the creative process for interior designers, and in recent years online tools like Pinterest …

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South of France Travel Guide: Provence, French Riviera and Languedoc-Roussillon: Avignon, Marseille, Monaco, Nice, Antibes, Montpellier, Nimes, Perpignan, Cannes, Arles. Illustrated Guide, Phrasebook and Maps (Mobi Travel)

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. It is indexed alphabetically and by category, making it easier to access individual articles. Articles feature information about attractions, landmarks, districts, …

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

Affogato Recipes That Shake Up Tradition

Espresso on top of ice cream is everything.<p>We love the Italians for many reasons -- pasta, parmesan, olive oil -- but one of the most important attributes is their genius way of serving coffee and ice cream. They don't just serve the two side-by-side as an after-dinner course. No, the Italians do …

The Country's Best Burger Comes From A Chain You've Probably Never Heard Of

Excuse us?<p>If you had to guess America's favorite fast food burger, you might start with the obvious choices: the big guys, like McDonald's or Wendy's. If you're a real burger aficionado, you might guess In-N-Out Burger, the regional chain with a national appeal. Whatever your assumption, you'd …

Toulouse: la vie en rose in France's pink city

When it comes to French cities, there are a few that stand out as traveller favourites: Nice, Bordeaux, Lyon and, of course, Paris. Toulouse is all too often overlooked, but it’s one of France’s most historic and fascinating cities. Known to locals as <i>La Ville Rose</i> (The Pink City) after the …

Toulouse This Summer?

Think of San Francisco in 1963, but replace the steep hills and the chilling fog with bright sun, a winding river and an ancient barge canal. That is Toulouse, possibly the friendliest town in southern France and the host to one of the country's most interesting and wide-ranging international art …

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A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day

If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.<p><i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i></i> …

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