Michele Schwertner

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The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Sri Lanka

How To Completely Transform Your Outdoor Space In 6 Steps

A lifeless and deserted rooftop is transformed into the ultimate summer space. Plus, get the look with our "How To" guide.<p>Cecilia Dupire, interior designer and Principal of Cezign, transformed this lifeless roof deck into the ultimate summer space. Part of a gorgeous penthouse apartment, this …

Outdoor Spaces

21 Things No One Tells You About Working From Home

The good, the bad, the everything<p><b>1. Working from home is great.</b> <br>No, seriously, it is a dream come true. There's no commute, you can eat cereal all the time, and there's a TV right down the hall. Or right next to you.<p><b>2. There's no commute.</b> <br>And no bathroom line. Like, ever!<p><b>3. You control the</b> …

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A Shower Like You've Never Seen Before

Indoor-outdoor living is taken to the next level.<p>Feel like showering indoors, or out? In this amazing Los Angeles, California, bathroom, the choice is yours anytime. John De Bastiani takes indoor-outdoor living to the next level.

Los Angeles

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Top Pin of the Day: A Warm and Modern Kitchen With Sparkle

Today's top pin is a kitchen that's warm, modern, and sparkling. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>Because of the open floor plan in a Manhattan apartment, designer Amanda Nisbet brought the dining banquette's Macassar wood to the kitchen island for balance and flow, and …

Interior Design

A Scandinavian-Inspired Kitchen in New York

A fresh design that has warmth.<p>A fresh design inspired by the clean and practical warmth of Scandinavian style. Designer Susan Serra creates a peaceful space that plays with dark and light.


Inside The Home Of Moda Operandi's Indre Rockefeller

The luxury fashion exec's home.<p>Indre Rockefeller's attraction to color and print is clear to anyone who's lost an afternoon to Moda Operandi, the online home of straight-from-the-runway trunkshows, where she serves as General Merchandise Manager and Creative Director of trunkshows. At home, her …

Interior Design

Freestanding Wood-Burning Stoves With Versatile Designs

Wood-burning stoves started as heating appliances burning wood fuel or wood-derived biomass fuel. Today their functional has changed a little bit. …

Interior Design

Remarkable Stairway and Couch Fusion by Dutch Studio 8A

Dutch architecture firm <b>8A</b> built a remarkable stairway and couch fusion for a ‘pied a terre’ dwelling in the Netherlands. We’ve seen a lot of …

55 Inspiring Ideas to Update Your Kitchen

Color, cabinets, and more.<p>Remodeling your kitchen? Look no further. We've rounded up the best ideas for color, cabinets, lighting, floors, and more.

Interior Design

More bathroom inspiration

My new bathroom plans are gathering momentum. I find myself still gathering images in my inspiration file. Can't stop. Bath or shower or both? Double …

Inviting Modern Apartment Design in Jaffa by Vered Bonfiglioli

<b>Vered Bonfiglioli</b> completed the design and development of an inviting modern apartment in Jaffa, Istrael. The crib showcases a vintage flair with a …


So beautiful! A street in Paris (Rue de Mail) is decorated with linen lamp shades to create an illuminated archway. Initiated by Club Masters of …

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Interior Design

8 Reasons To Love Being A Bookworm

Does this cold weather make you want to curl up indoors with a warm blanket, a cup of hot tea, and a good book? Sounds wonderful. So, it makes sense …

Keeping Your Bathroom "Company Clean" In 5 Minutes A Day

Bathroom cleaning is always extra sucky because of all the products, lotions, potions— and even stubborn toothpaste spittle— that seems to never end. …

11 Ways to Maximize a Small Space

Mirrors and double-duty furniture are your best friends.<p>Whether you live in a cozy studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room or tiny nook in your house, use these small space design ideas to help you decorate.

Interior Design

40 Cool Scandinavian Dining Room Designs

We continue telling you about cool Scandinavian designs, and today we’ll talk about dining rooms or maybe dining zones because not every home has a …

Bookworms’ Paradise: Wooden Staircase Encompassed by Walls of Books

This house located in London was recently renovated by Platform 5 Architects, being a true bookworms’ paradise. The client, a book lover with an …

Frozen Lake Michigan: Your Insta Isn't Worth It

Photo: Via Instagram/@marina__darling.<p>The Polar Vortex took its toll across the country this week, but Chicago had an especially snowy and icy time …

Symbiosis Of Wood And Glass: Fascinating Swedish Villa

This beautiful and welcoming wooden villa located in Sweden and found on <b>Skeppsholmen</b> features harmonious divisions between private and social areas. …

Gift Guide: For the Literati

I live with a book lover who, if he could, would spend his entire day reading about and researching the history of fly fishing. I myself have my own …


Are These 3-D Printed Shoes Artistic Or Misogynistic?

Artist Sebastian Errazuriz designs a collection of shoes after his ex-lovers. Be glad you never dated this guy.<p>In collaboration with the shoe brand Melissa, New York-based designer Sebastian Errazuriz is getting a lot of attention for “12 Shoes for 12 Lovers:” a series of 12, 3-D printed shoe …


Articles about 12 modern multihued interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

New England is one of the oldest, most patriotic regions in the United States.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>It's often said that rooms are furnished by books.<p>Though some may believe that flowers are more fit for …

Mid-Century modern

The War on Pink: GoldieBlox Toys Ignite Debate Over What's Good For Girls

Nestled in the aisle of pink sparkles dedicated to girls in most toy stores, this seasons’ shoppers will find a small collection of engineering toys …