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10 Architects You Should be Following on Instagram

There's no shortage of awesome architects to follow on Instagram. The hashtag #architectureporn alone produces more than 5 million posts, many of …

Architecture

Airstream Launches Fiberglass Travel Trailer Perfect for Spontaneous Adventurers

From a vintage remodel to a miniature mobile home and a European-inspired camper; Airstream is the king of travel trailers. The launch of their latest model—a modern fiberglass motorhome called <i>Nest</i>—marks a new era for the brand, with a focus on forward-thinking design. Airstream reveal, “With its …

RVs

Bondo Basics for Designers and Modelmakers, Part 2

How to use polyester body filler to make complicated 3D shapes by hand<p>Here in Part 2 of his series on Bondo basics, industrial designer Eric Strebel …

Industrial Designer

Link About It: Lasvit's Little Glass Monsters Win the Milano Design Award

This year's best in show—or Milano Design Award winner—at Salone del Mobile happens to be Czech glass manufacturer Lasvit, who collaborated with 16 cutting-edge designers to develop little monsters and more. It was presented at Milan’s Teatro Gerolamo, a neoclassical puppet theater and came …

Design

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Camping

29 Architecturally Stunning Staircases

A striking staircase can truly be the centerpiece of a home. From modern to traditional, these creative and sculptural staircases command attention.

Architecture

Required Reading: Interior Portraits by Photographer Leslie Williamson

If you follow SF-based photographer Leslie Williamson on Instagram, you know she’s rarely at home; she’s too busy flying around the world documenting …

Design

Plastic-fishing group in Amsterdam turns trash into contemporary furniture

If we remove plastic from the world’s waterways, what happens to it next? Amsterdam-based Plastic Whale – the “first professional plastic-fishing …

Here Are 12 of the Coolest Pieces From Stockholm Design Week 2018

Stockholm was packed with the world’s biggest retailers and designers looking for the latest in Scandinavian design at the Stockholm Furniture & …

Furniture

Watch how to make a wood table with a "river" of glass flowing through

Woodworker John Malecki created this amazing river table with a massive piece of gnarly claro walnut and a lot of elbow grease. The end result is …

This giant inflatable dome is made of hundreds of tiny pinhole cameras

Artists often try to get viewers to appreciate different perspectives, but Rhode Island-based design collective Pneuhaus is taking the task …

Tessellated technology

Not ideally the first thing one would picture in mind upon hearing the words Honey Strip, but all in all this product is rather fascinating. Using …

Beautiful Eichler-inspired home draws the eye with a dramatic roof

1/17<p>Avocado Acres House by Surfside Project and Lloyd Russell<p>A coastal infill lot in Southern California has been transformed into a beautiful new …

Rosa Rocking Horse by Sirch

Rosa is a minimalist rocker for the modern day child.<p>Uniquely handcrafted by Germany's SIRCH, Sibis offers a range of high quality toys featuring …

1900s schoolhouse turns into bright apartments

Located in Rotterdam<p>We love a good converted schoolhouse, and this one is no exception. Local firm Eklund Terbeek has reimagined a 100-year-old schoolhouse in Rotterdam into six apartments while still maintaining a few of the former building’s defining elements. The practice also helmed the …

Architecture

This Puget Sound eco cabin is made almost entirely from reclaimed materials

Activist and artist Anna Hoover collaborated with architect Les Eerkes from Olson Kundig Architects to build the Scavenger Hut – a beautiful, …

Puget Sound

The Rolling Huts of Methow Valley, Washington

Designed by Olson Kundig Architects, the six Rolling Huts, small paradisiac shelters, are nestled in the Methow Valley, Washington. They compose a …

A Modern Office in Poland with Modular Elements Made of Plywood

The Poznań, Poland based interior design studio Oyster were asked to reimagine the offices of multimedia company MOOV with the goal of designing a …

Furniture

Laser Cut Notepads That Slowly Reveal Artworks As They Get Used

Japanese design firm Triad Inc have created a series of laser cut notepads that slowly reveal artworks as they get used. Dubbed “Omoshiro Blocks”, …

3D Printing

Photo 12 of 14 in 13 Modern Prefab Cabins You Can Buy Right Now - Dwell

Tagged: Exterior, Cabin Building Type, and Prefab Building Type. Photo 12 of 14 in 13 Modern Prefab Cabins You Can Buy Right Now. Browse inspirational photos of modern exteriors from houses to cabins, apartments to shipping containers.

Prefab Homes

10 (More) Houses and Their Inhabitants: The Best Photos of the Week

The appearance of people in architectural photography is rare. When they do show up, people are usually added to help the viewer better understand …

Architecture

This Nilsson Pflugfelder Wooden Home Is Designed for Maximum Privacy

Hiding in plain sight.<p>Architecture design firm Nilsson Pflugfelder created a home in Cambridge, England that is designed to appear windowless for privacy purposes. The exterior of House R uses striated timber facades while the windows have external blinds that make the space appear as one …

Pierre + Charlotte Launch Bucket Lighting Series Made of Tasmanian Woods

Design duo Pierre + Charlotte’s paths have led them from Paris to Melbourne before recently settling into Tasmania, which has driven a new approach …

Furniture

Furniture for the wanderlust

You know what I love about moving? The new city, the new experiences, new friends… You know what I hate about moving? The moving. Martin Gschwandtl …

Furniture

Eppstein House

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1953, the Eppstein House offers the chance to stay in a mid-century masterpiece. The home is located in Galesburg, …

Architecture

10 home interiors that make use of board-marked concrete

For this week's roundup of popular images from our Pinterest boards, we've found residences all over the world that feature interiors with textured …

Les Hastings' Incredible Folding Portable Workbench

...and he designed it in his head<p>Having a bench-on-bench can be useful when you need to get the work up higher, or if you've got a bad back, as …

Beautiful Industrial Design for Home Workstation

Adolfo Navarro and Joshua Allen shared an amazing industrial design project on their Behance profile titled Tenderete. Tenderete is a home …

Climbable built-in bookshelf doesn’t need a library ladder

The shelf’s outward incline also makes it safe during earthquakes<p>We’ve seen many a home built for book lovers, but this residence in Yokohama, Japan, turns built-in shelves into a new architectural adventure. Designed by Shinsuke Fujii Architects, the home features a reasonably sloped bookcase wall …

Architecture