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The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …

Articles about texas couple builds their cast place concrete dream home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Finding inspiration in the work of Tadao Ando, a Houston couple designs the concrete house of their dreams.<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>Inside the artful, beachy retreat Filmmaker Jess Bianchi and …

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A Fun NYC Office Inspired by the Flatiron District

The Flatiron Loft Office is a project realized by Diana Mui of d.m.teriors, who was asked to create a “grown up” office with fun elements tied in. …

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Articles about modern red statement chairs we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Watch us assemble the direct-to-consumer startup’s chair.<p>Single …

How I Make Money as a Travel Photographer in 2015

Long gone are the days in which being a travel photographer simply meant you shot photography for a certain travel magazine or newspaper. The world …

Photography

Articles about modern renovated home glee star jayma mays on Dwell.com - Dwell

Armed with a keen eye for design and a yen for vintage furniture shopping, Glee star Jayma Mays and actor Adam Campbell...<p>A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a …

MF Architecture Builds A House Around A Tree

Matt Fajkus Architecture, or MF Architecture, designed this modern house in Austin, Texas that’s built around an oak tree. Dubbed the Tree House, …

Architecture

In Norway, A New Model For Zero-Energy Housing

Snohetta’s carbon-neutral model home looks like it’s been tipped up for a quick vacuum underneath. Could it be replicated elsewhere?<p>The building industry is one of the world’s biggest polluters. About half of the U.K.’s carbon dioxide emissions come from the construction and operation of buildings; …

Architecture

Grovemade’s Walnut Monitor Stand is an iMac accessory that will last you a lifetime

Most of my work day is spent at a 27-inch iMac, circa 2009. It’s admittedly getting a bit long in the tooth, but buffed up with as much RAM as it can take and a homemade Fusion Drive, it still gets the job done.<p>One complaint I have about the iMac, though, is that the screen is actually a little too …

Apartment Living For The Ultimate Man Child

Just because men grow up, it doesn't mean we can't take some of our childhood memories with us into our homes.

PlayStation Network still down for you? This change in your settings may help you get back online

<i>Update: It looks like PSN is back down for a lot of people, and this trick is probably not going to work right now. Read about it here.</i><p>Sony says the PlayStation Network is back up and running, but people all over social media are still complaining about it not working. Well, we may have a …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

5 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." …

Self-improvement

How to Very Quickly Skill Up Your Photography With Some Research

Sometimes, as a beginner photographer, you're in a rush to simply produce photographs that don't suck. Fair enough. You want to take photographs of …

1960s Beach Home Turned into Spectacular Modern A-Frame Residence

This striking looking <b>A-Frame Residence</b> is the result of an architecture conversion delivered by New York City-based studio <b>Bromley Caldari Architects</b>. …

Stunning Photos of Dubai Cityscape

760<p>SHARES<p>Dubai has transformed from a desert into one of the most stunning cities in the world in just 20 years. The city holds the highest …

Mountain Ridge Hosting Dramatic Modern Architecture: House in Yatsugatake

After spending many years searching for the ideal site to build his home, the owner came across this heavenly sloping mountain ridge at the foot of …

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I love this light filled kitchen that provides the link between the old and new in this inner-city Sydney terrace house. Reclaimed bricks and rustic …

Inspiring Mix of Materials and Textures Exhibited by Casa Spa in Peru

A highly modern architecture approach, a generous mix of materials, spacious interiors and extensive ocean views characterize Casa Spa, located in …