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Scandinavian Simplicity: A Reimagined Swedish Summerhouse

Erik Persson of Stockholm-based General Architecture is a preservationist in the best sense; when it came time to build his own summerhouse, he found …

Architecture

The 10 Best Perennial Flowers for Any Yard

These reliable varieties will produce dainty flowers and gorgeous greenery year after year.<p>These reliable varieties will produce dainty flowers and gorgeous greenery year after year.

Diminutive

The real reason crime is falling so fast

How social media obsession, smartphone addiction, and even violent video games are, surprisingly, making us safer<p>Jeremy Cook was just 18 when he was …

Crime

Playing with Fire: Shou Sugi Ban Torched Lumber in Bright Colors

Now surfacing: <i>shou sugi ban</i>–Japanese-style charred wood–in eye-opening shades. Torched first, the planks are then stained to create a combination …

Woodworking

9 Lovely Plants That Can Stand Up to Drought

Hardy

She Took Scissors To Old Leggings To Make Something She'll Wear All Over Again.

Thank goodness leggings have become an acceptable form of clothing for adult women to wear. Not only are they ridiculously comfortable, they're also …

Handcrafted Furniture from Biggs & Quail

Biggs & Quail is a young design studio in London creating handcrafted furniture that can be purchased both ‘off-the-shelf’ or custom made with their …

Richard Gilligan Captures DIY Skate Parks Around the World

For his new book “DIY,” skater-turned-photographer Richard Gilligan traveled across the world—from Poland to the USA—to capture DIY skateparks and the skateboarders that built them. The series of photos depicts urban landscapes—often dreary and deserted—that skaters have illegally adapted into …

Your Search for Perfect Blueberry Muffins is Over

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. Posie Harwood from 600 Acres is sharing the best back-of-the-box recipes every Sunday.</i><p><i>Today: Learn the blueberry muffin rule of three: one-third berries, one-third batter, one-third streusel topping.</i><p>An excellent muffin is a beautiful and …

Our Favorite D*S Kitchen Makeovers

When I first graduated from college, I was the design assistant for an interior designer at a small firm. We mainly did kitchens and baths for new …

Tag: Bedrooms

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

Hot Springs

Bedding Disrupters: Luxury Linens for Less, Online Edition

Last month we told you about seven mattress startup companies aiming to take a bite out of the multibillion-dollar American mattress trade. (See The …

Luxury Lifestyle

8 DIY Ideas for Inexpensive Drawer Pulls You Can Make Yourself

If you’re looking to make a simple upgrade to your home without dishing out a ton of money, drawer and cabinet pulls are a small and affordable …

Recipe Roundup: 10 Shrub Recipes for Summer Fruit

What to do with a bushel of nearly gone fruit? Thrifty American colonists added sugar and vinegar to make a sweet and sour syrup that would last the …

Recipes

These 29 Clever Drawings Will Make You Question Everything Wrong With The World

Even if you don’t agree with the messages behind some of these illustrations, it’s impossible not to appreciate the creativity involved in them. …

Chocolate Coconut Almond Bars

You may be familiar with a certain candy bar that gloriously combines coconut, almonds and chocolate. And if you love said candy bar as much as we do, you're going to go bananas (coconuts?) for our homemade version.<p><b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>The Best Chocolate Recipes In The Whole Entire</b> …

Why Every Room Needs A Dose Of Pattern

Like most trend-driven industries, popularity in interior design tends to go in cycles. Over the past few years, modern interiors favored sleek …

Home Decorating

Everything You Wanted to Know About the Pineal Gland

The famous philosopher Descartes described the pineal gland as the “principal seat of the soul.” You’ve probably heard of this gland being the ‘third …

16 Fabulous Ideas That Bring Wallpaper to the Stairway

With newfound love for wallpaper starting to spread its wings in homes across the globe, we have already showcased several inspirations ranging from …

Articles about run down row house boston becomes quiet urban escape two green roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.<p>Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.<p>A teardown renovation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, comes with a mandate for maximum efficiency.<p>By …

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Hip, Low-Key Kitchen in Topanga Canyon<p>by Annie Quigley<p>Steal This Look: A Courageously Colorful Kitchen for a New York Artist<p>by …

Kitchens

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Sparse but pretty. Not much else to say but that this apartment provides such a beautiful backdrop for just about any design style. Architect: Erico …

10 New Ways to Show Off a Treasured Collection

Wall Art

Slit Tables from Hay Studio

The Slit Tables from Hay Studio are pretty sharp. The designs are translated from paper origami, and the sleek lines and angles of the metal surfaces …

Origami

The threat to our planet and the lives of billions of people – not to mention big business – has led to wild claims on both sides of the divide. Here are some facts<p>In the distant past, temperatures were far warmer than even the most extreme warming scenarios predicted by the end of the century. …

Climate Change

A Dozen Shops To Help Dress Up Your Walls On A Budget

Bookmark them now!<p>It's so easy to let the balance of your decorating budget fall towards furniture and rugs — the pieces you need to be comfortable and high quality — which often leaves the walls of well-appointed homes looking a little unloved...or at least unconsidered. Here, our round-up of 12 …

11 Decorative Uses for an Old Ladder

Big or small, they work inside and outside the house.<p>Big or small, they work inside and outside the house.

Living Rooms

Articles about 6 whimsical kids rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designing kids rooms can be fun, but it’s always challenging.<p>These colorful, light-filled bedrooms and playrooms are fun-sized design inspiration.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online …

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