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Yves Béhar & MIT Designed a Shapeshifting Apartment in a Box

As apartments get smaller, traditional furniture becomes less likely to fit in—literally. As cities trend toward micro apartments in the realm of 300 …

The Farmhouse

North Carolina<p>When the clients (and parents of two) are an an organic farmer and radiologist, you know the results are going to be unique.<p>A thirty-something couple with two young children envisioned a home in Wake County, North Carolina, that would be practically oxymoronic: simultaneously old and …

North Carolina

Jasper Morrison designs a tiny house made from cork

TreeHugger recently showed two of the three tiny homes designed for MUJI and shown during Tokyo Design Week; Here's number three, a little number …

Yamaha's 850cc sports three-wheeler MWT-9 concept

As Yamaha wrote in it's brief press statement: <i>This Leaning Multi-Wheel (LMW) concept model proposes a new type of category in the realm of sport</i> …

This DIY visualizer grooves to music playing around you

Love music? Like tinkering with hardware? This nifty Arduino project combines both interests by taking you through the process of building a visualizer that reacts to any song playing in your surroundings.<p>It’s a cool little gizmo to have on your desk to show off your mad DIY skills. Simply set it …

Articles about superior logic on Dwell.com - Dwell

There's nothing better than a good night's sleep – especially after the hustle and bustle of the holiday season – so why not put...<p>The British designer's elevated exploration of marble—seen in a series of exquisite lighting pieces—makes its U.S. debut at The...<p>Wood and masonry come together in this …

Lake Superior

My Free and Open Source Photography Workflow

After several years of trial and error, I finally have a complete RAW photography workflow in Linux that I am happy with.<p>The applications in this …

Tutorials

DIY Smart Mirrors

A reflection of our society<p>What's the first thing you do when you wake up? I suspect you reach over to the nightstand, grab your phone and see what …

Raspberry Pi

Casa 50m2 / OBBA

Casa 50m2 / OBBA<p>Arquitectos<p>Ubicación<p>Socios a Cargo<p>Sojung Lee, Sangjoon Kwak<p>Área<p>50.0 m2<p>Año Proyecto<p>2015<p>Fotografías<p>Equipo de Diseño<p>Jaeho Kim, Daae Kim, …

Small Apartment Design Solving Function and Style Issues

What if you lived in a small apartment, one that only measures 27 square meters? You could definitely make it work. Especially if you ask for help …

A 269 Square Foot Cottage on Wheels

I’m completely intrigued by the idea of living small – getting rid of all the excess, scaling back to what’s most important. I like the idea even …

Flexible Family Home in Moscow Unveiling Original Design Ideas

Welcome to a highly flexible family home in Moscow that displays plenty of original design elements! Envisioned by <b>Ruetemple</b>, the <b>Bagritsky</b> project in …

Articles about how build compact fold down desk small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Don’t have ten acres to stuff full of perennials? Fret not! Gardens can make a big impact even on a small scale.<p>The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>We spoke with architect Eric Cobb about the process …

Small Spaces

Articles about stairway slumber 13 modern sleeping lofts on Dwell.com - Dwell

In an up-and-coming area of Copenhagen, a pair of designers and their twin girls inhabit a converted loft, filling it with...<p>More than just a means of getting from A to B, stairways can add architectural interest to a home with just a little lateral—or...<p>While surfing around, I found this …

Architecture

Can You Guess What This Incredible Storefront Is?

A wedding salon for the modern bride.<p>Mociun White is a wedding salon that hardly looks like one. There’s no frilly white lace, no rose potpourri, and definitely no crocheted pillows with quotes about love. Instead, it’s spare, bright, and modern. Caitlin Mociun, jewelry designer and owner, handled …

Weddings

Seattle’s First Certified Passive House: Modern Family Home Marrying Luxury and Sustainability

What you are about to visualize is the architecture and interior design of one of Washington State’s most energy efficient homes. Occupying 252 …

Suspended Steel Powder-Coated Staircase Floating Above the Ground

Haptic, a London-based architectural studio envisioned a great interior filled with minimalistic design features. Youthful and tastefully decorated, …

Casa Ming by LGZ Taller de arquitectura

Casa Ming is a house in Monterrey, Mexico that appears much larger than it actually is. Each room flows into the next, keeping sight lines open to …

Circular Affordable Housing Prototype

Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.<p>It was the grain of sand that became a pearl. CxMxD, a team of three New York City–based designers, hit upon the idea of a faceted circle while conceptualizing their entry for Add-on’13, an affordable-housing …

Cape Cod

Blu Homes Unveils New Breeze Aire Prefab Inspired by Joseph Eichler's Iconic Dwellings

Prefab builder Blu Homes has unveiled yet another design for their modern and efficient homes. The Breeze Aire inspired by Joseph Eichler's iconic …

350 Square Feet For $22k: The Tiniest, Most Brilliant Home We've Seen

Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space<p>Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space. Plus check out more cool tiny homes.

Architizer

Casas poco convencionales: 20 metros cuadrados, de madera y sobre ruedas

Cuando pensamos en una vivienda de 20 metros cuadrados muchas veces nos imaginamos algo prácticamente inhabitable porque estamos acostumbrados a ver …

Yokaya Duplex Restaurant + Residence by rhythmdesign

Yokaya is a minimalist interior located in Fukuoka, Japan, designed by rhythmdesign. The architecture firm started as six people in various fields of …

Shimpei Oda reworks humble Japanese house to create light-filled spaces

Japanese architect Shimpei Oda has reworked the dark interior of a humble 1920s house in Kyoto to bring natural light into living spaces and create a …

Weekend Family Home Incorporating Green Features by David Jay Weiner

Overlooking the Berkshire Hills and the beautiful lake located nearby, <b>Berkshire Pond House</b> is a wonderful weekend family home completed by architect …

The VDVT House by Boetzkes | Helder

Gorgeous Tiny Project House Woos You With Its Ingenious Design

The sustainable and affordable housing movement has been picking up pace in the last few years with many innovative folk turning towards tiny, mobile …