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Entrepreneurship

How the Best Leaders Truly Connect With Their Employees

Here are eight ways to be real with your staff.<p>Leadership has been written and talked about for decades, with great authors defining it in different ways calling it different things. In the end, most of these folks have been talking about the same things.<p>The simple truth is that leadership (and …

Employment

FAHOUSE: A Double Triangular House in the Forest

Jean Verville architecte designed FAHOUSE, a residence burrowed in the middle of a hemlock forest in Eastern Townships, Canada. The design takes …

Architecture

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

These travels exposed me to new cultures, and left impressions and memories that will stay with me for the rest of my life.<p>From the beaches of southern Portugal to the canals of Amsterdam, here are the spots I consider must-sees.

Beautiful Houses: warehouse converted into loft in NY

Today we will show an amazing loft in New York, a project by Andrew Franz. This loft is super stylish. Huge and beautiful open spaces, industrial …

Architecture

An Old Home is Replaced with a Smaller, Sustainable House

This project in Mexico City consisted of taking a 2,754 square foot house to a 1,937 square foot one that had a similar layout, but the new design is …

Framing

Exploring Atlanta’s Modern Homes

Recently, we headed down to Atlanta to check out the houses on the MA! Design is Human architecture tours. We hopped into a MINI Clubman and drove …

Architecture

Indent Is Dialed Into Simplicity

Pinja Piira, a student at the Royal College of Art, sent us her MA graduation project, Indent, a music player with an ingenious new take on the audio …

Setup

The Reinvented Boston Offices of Sonos

You’ve probably become quite familiar with the Sonos name in recent years as they’ve been at the forefront of the wireless speaker market taking …

Employment

Box on the Rock Residence by Schwartz and Architecture

Located in the hills above the Sonoma Valley, Box on the Rock is a modest residence at 2,000 square feet that began as a simple box, due to site and …

Architecture

Busk + Hertzog adds wooden legs to Capri chairs for +Halle

Busk + Hertzog adds wooden legs to Capri chairs for +Halle

A Weekend House In the Woods Near Stockholm

Located in the woods near Stockholm, ‘The Six Walls’ house is a light-filled weekend home designed by architecture practice Arrhov Frick …

Architecture

The 13 Chairs That Were Never Painted in The Last Supper

We’ve all seen Leonardo Da Vinci’s The Last Supper so many times that you probably no longer notice the details anymore. The masterpiece has been …

Art

How Charles and Ray Eames' “Shell Chair” is Constructed in 12 GIFS

<i>"The role of the architect, or the designer, is that of a very good, thoughtful host, all of whose energy goes into trying to anticipate the needs of</i> …

Articles about jens risom furniture we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our October issue, Jens Risom’s granddaughter pays tribute to the maestro’s life and career.<p>A tribute to honor the 100th birthday of midcentury master Jens Risom.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las …

Clara Porset’s Tropical Modernism

<i>This is the latest installment of our Designing Women series. Previously, we profiled the Swedish-Californian designer Greta Magnusson Grossman.</i><p>If …

Furniture Design

10 Favorites: White Bathrooms from the Remodelista Designer Directory

Here are 10 favorite bathrooms from members of the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory—some modern, some in cottage style, all demonstrating the …

House Tour: An Airy Oslo Converted Loft

<b>Apartment Therapy Survey:</b><p><b>Our Style:</b> My style is classic, sporty and simple. Our home is also influenced by my boyfriend who has an above average …

Best Tokyo Cafés - Things to Do in Tokyo Photos

Coffee culture in Tokyo has been brewing for years, and Asia’s most fashion-forward city is now abuzz with some of the world’s best cafés. From sought-after baristas to award-winning beans, Tokyo’s coffee scene is a dreamscape for java enthusiasts—and, now, design hunters too. The look is …

Coffee

Many hands touch one cup of coffee

The next time you savor a sip of your favorite coffee, take a moment to consider the remarkable journey it’s taken to get to you.<p>While coffee is …

Coffee

How to Buy Coffee Like a Pro

Want to star in your own episode of <i>Portlandia</i>? Go to the coffee aisle, pick up a bag of beans and read it aloud.<p>Should you go for the single-origin …

10 Quick And Healthy Salmon Recipes For Busy People

Salmon is an excellent source of omega 3. Try these tasty, delicious and quick salmon recipes the whole family will enjoy.

18 Vegan Snack Recipes to Satisfy Every Craving

It's easy enough to find vegan snacks; after all, things like store-bought hummus, fruit, and some crackers come that way naturally. But when a real craving hits, we tend to want something packed with tons of flavor—like a sweet-and-sour eggplant caponata for dipping, a batch of hearty homemade …

Food

Make Dinner in 30 With These 17 Quick Pasta Recipes

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Sure, there are times when I'm in the mood to spend all day on a pasta dish, be it a slow-cooked tomato sauce or a cheese- and meat-heavy lasagna Napoletana. But more often, pasta is my go-to for a quick weeknight dinner. Fortunately for me, it's …

Italian Food

10 Quick and Healthy Breakfast Recipes for Busy People

Making sure you have a great, healthy breakfast every morning is essential to start your day in the right way. The first meal of the day will set you …

Articles about think victorian villa cant be made modern think again on Dwell.com - Dwell

Creatively separating your functional needs is a key component of Good Small Design—it’s all about overlap, nesting, and double...<p>Knitwear can conjure a quaint image of old ladies stitching and bitching, but in reality it’s a sophisticated, tactile art form.<p>The final step in the creation of a Good …

A Light and Spacious Home with a Warm Interior in Kiev

A couple in Kiev, Ukraine were empty nesters and wanted to finally create a house all their own. To make their dream happen, they hired Nelly Prodan …

A New Textile Collection from Minna Goods

Minna Goods, best known for their ethically-made, contemporary designs, recently launched a new collection of colorful, yet muted textiles. …

Design

An Adaptable Apartment for Socializing

KC design studio designed the Taipei, Taiwan Hu Residence for their client that wanted a space where they could entertain a lot of friends. In order …

Furniture